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Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 16th, 2006, 06:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 2,560
Posted By KMG
You have not provided much to go on. Operating...

You have not provided much to go on. Operating speed is an important factor in the control of an overwrap machine. Jaw motion profile, and yes film tension. If the machine is running at 35 PPM and...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers November 2nd, 2005, 09:21 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 4,770
Posted By KMG
Money Maybe Good Maybe Not

I've used IR scanners for over 20 years in various plants that I've worked. The first two required compressed argon bottles....the equipment has come a long way. But the closer you look the more...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 17th, 2005, 03:55 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 5,061
Posted By KMG
Thumbs up I was recently contacted by a gentleman who drag...

I was recently contacted by a gentleman who drag races alcohol fueled motor cycles. He wanted me to program an onboard PLC to control the rate of fuel flow into the engine. The sanctioning body...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers October 17th, 2005, 03:30 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,154
Posted By KMG
If you have a math overflow error...the value...

If you have a math overflow error...the value will be held and the error will return. I would caution you against resetting any error that you did not identify. For it will surely return at an even...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers August 5th, 2005, 11:32 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,580
Posted By KMG
Exclamation From my experence, if they arn't willing to pay...

From my experence, if they arn't willing to pay you what you are worth to get you to leave your present job they will never pay you what you are worth. The old saying is true, "Don't pay them what...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 19th, 2005, 11:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 6,814
Posted By KMG
You will get lots of help with any problem that...

You will get lots of help with any problem that you have if you show that you have put some effort into solving the problems first. From you post it looks like you know what you want to do, but it...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 29th, 2003, 06:17 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 4,733
Posted By KMG
Yes you should always do that...

What is your question? Why do it....or how do you do it?
Why is pretty easy, for debugging your own work and for every person that will ever follow you. The text labels aid in the understanding...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers May 28th, 2003, 03:04 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 4,571
Posted By KMG
The more details that you provide us the more...

The more details that you provide us the more information we can provide you. You should incllude things like...
What brand PLC are you using.
How many valves...
What conditions are required...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 14th, 2003, 04:54 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,653
Posted By KMG
No...its not a joke. I don't know why it's...

No...its not a joke. I don't know why it's there??? I didn't notice it when I proofed my post. I guess that's what happens when you are multi-tasking. I guess I had better look over my other work...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 14th, 2003, 12:26 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 2,653
Posted By KMG
Red face 1941

Well...I think perhaps some more information would be helpful. But I'll try working with what you've given. Take things one step at a time. You will have to ask yourself some questions like...
1....
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers April 2nd, 2003, 05:28 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,148
Posted By KMG
To break it down a little more clearly... The 2...

To break it down a little more clearly... The 2 in 2/12 tells you that the input card lives in the second card slot. (actually the third slot but the processor always lives in the first slot, called...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 23rd, 2003, 02:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,009
Posted By KMG
Smile There are many here that are will and to help...

There are many here that are will and to help you. But if you want good results these are the simple rules to follow:

1) Try to solve the problem your self first.
2) Post your request with ALL...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 18th, 2003, 07:51 AM
Replies: 81
Views: 26,588
Posted By KMG
I work for a major manufacturer in the US north...

I work for a major manufacturer in the US north east. When I was hired as an Elect Tech 7 years ago the company tested over 600 people to get 7! Those 600 had already been screen by a job service,...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers March 7th, 2003, 06:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,561
Posted By KMG
Smile Right you Are

I agree..... We've all been there! Some of us many times. I could be there again tomorrow.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 28th, 2003, 10:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,703
Posted By KMG
It's slang for using a PC to simulate a Human /...

It's slang for using a PC to simulate a Human / Machine Interface. Which is different then a dedicated HMI unit.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 18th, 2003, 02:41 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,360
Posted By KMG
Yes, I know what the objective was. As I said,...

Yes, I know what the objective was. As I said, it's a starting point. And I also said after the work is done to go bad and improve the design. Steve's Idea is the way I would do it, but I wanted to...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 18th, 2003, 01:02 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 3,360
Posted By KMG
Mattbdb, I, like everyone else assume that...

Mattbdb,
I, like everyone else assume that this is a student assignment. This site has a history of ensuring that students do their own work and not get the members here to do it for them. But...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers February 10th, 2003, 07:13 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 4,871
Posted By KMG
I think everyone is missing something here...We...

I think everyone is missing something here...We are talking about the intentions delivery of millions of volts, and amps. Even the smallest amount of resistance can cause a voltage drop across a...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 12th, 2003, 11:31 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 3,982
Posted By KMG
Red face Standard

I’m currently working on a project for a line installed 5 years ago. When the equipment came into the plant all hardware was labeled with the device mnemonics and a print #. The line was assigned a...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers January 4th, 2003, 04:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 3,634
Posted By KMG
Smile There is no one answer to either of your...

There is no one answer to either of your questions. Everything changes with the details of your particular application. For instance…
Why are you rejecting the package? Too light, too heavy, box...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 21st, 2002, 04:13 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 5,681
Posted By KMG
Smile You can find used hardware easily in many places...

You can find used hardware easily in many places like Ebay. However software is somewhat harder to find. Most programming software is licenced and therefore prople are not too quick to sell old...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 18th, 2002, 09:57 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 11,819
Posted By KMG
Cool What's a horse of a different color

Well that does make a difference!!!! I would and have used remote access for troubleshooting. Many of our division people are itching to sit in the home office and write new code. Then blow it...
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 18th, 2002, 05:45 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 11,819
Posted By KMG
I realize that I'm swimming against the tide...

I realize that I'm swimming against the tide here...but I don't think that I would want to program a machine from another part of the country. I would want to be there when the GO button was pushed....
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 16th, 2002, 05:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,464
Posted By KMG
Peter, You are correct! That was the major...

Peter, You are correct! That was the major failure.
Forum: LIVE PLC Questions And Answers December 16th, 2002, 03:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,464
Posted By KMG
Redundently Redundent

When I worked an a famous Nuclear power plant all of our critical systems had a 100% identical backup system. A and B. Each of these systems had two emergency safeguard activation systems (ESAS)...
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