Calculating the Parameters for an Asynchronous Motor
Using an asynchronous motor to control the flow of material for a 3D printer
Machine Automation and Integration standards
Looking for line integration and machine programming standards, similar to PackML is packaging lines and can be extended to other machines
modbus RTU to bluetooth converter
Integrating a non-Modbus system with a Modbus BMS
Ethernet TCP/IP with a BMS system that supports MODBUS.
Online Calculator for Time-Optimal Jerk-Limited Trajectories
Calculate and download time-optimal trajectories with jerk limitation online
Need ESP266 memory registry address that necessary for read and write words and bits from PLC
How can I modify 8 digit of ESP8266 registry to 5 digit to work Modbus TCP/IP?
Siemens Fieldbus Positioner
How to upgrade Siemens Fieldbus positioner firmware?
Free/Open Source PID Auto-tuning Software
Looking for free auto-tuning software.
Virus Infection via serial Modbus
Posted by Rob Burghard on 2 June, 2018 - 4:35 am
Is it possible for an infected powermeter being the Modbus slave to infect its master via a serial connection?
By Rob Burghard on 10 June, 2018 - 1:19 pm
Thank you! The question is a very fundamental but real one: Can an infected Modbus slave infect...
By Fred Loveless on 6 June, 2018 - 10:57 am
It is possible but highly improbably that a virus could be passed up to the PC from the slave. The...
By Luca Gallina on 5 June, 2018 - 7:11 pm
trying to shed some light: 1. a Modbus Master polls for DATA. 2. the Modbus Slave (regardless...
By Rob Burghard on 2 June, 2018 - 5:33 pm
Thank you. Can we conclude then in general that it is impossible for a Modbus master to get a virus...
By Rob Burghard on 2 June, 2018 - 12:26 pm
Thank you. Perhaps my question wasn't clear. Let's say this powermeter has an infected OS. Can the...
Solo Controllers By Automation Direct?
Looking for honest reviews of SOLO temperature controllers by Automation Direct.
Some Understanding of Modbus?
I have been installing BMS systems in commercial projects, these recently changed from all field devices including AHU's HRU's being connected to the BMS panel for monitoring/controlling...
Differential Pressure (Flow) Measurement
Flow (based on orifice + differential pressure) calculation in DCS/PLC software
By Arthur Mayclin on 4 May, 2018 - 8:58 am
If you have the orifice plate design data, and don't want to get wrapped up in the actual...
By PolyT on 2 May, 2018 - 3:46 pm
Thanks again Bill for the valuable info, I have checked the proposed sizing programs, especially...
By PolyT on 30 April, 2018 - 4:48 am
Thanks a lot Bill for your time! In the measurement, there is a factor of 6.6407833 multiplying...
Open Source PLC Environment Eclipse 4diac
Eclipse 4diac (www.fordiac.org) provides an open source PLC implementation (tool and runtime) for the IEC 61499 standard.
By Alois Zoitl on 27 April, 2018 - 3:06 pm
I think you are referring to the 4 German you tube videos developed by the Vienna University of...
By Curt Wuollet on 25 April, 2018 - 4:38 pm
I for one, would love to. But it looks like it would take me quite a while to even figure out how...
Position Of RS485 Modbus Master
Placing a Modbus Master inbetween modbus slaves not at beginning or end of a network
Problem with Siemens Fieldbus positioners
Connection Failure with Fieldbus Siemens positioners
By satish on 4 April, 2018 - 10:48 am
hello, Please give me help - this project water level controller using fuzzy logic base on plc....
Read Multiple Registers of Different Widths
Can a Modbus "Read Holding Registers" (function code 03) sensibly read registers of different widths in one operation?
By Julian on 25 January, 2018 - 2:10 am
1) Try to map your data in groups of the same data type (if useful from application perspective): ...
Self Cleaning Inlet Air Filters Puffing Air Temperature
Can we clean/puff the turbine inlet air filters with an air of temperature up to 80degC-90degC?
I'm having a problem of underdand the reason of the output of a system.
Calculating Flow Measurement with Orifice
Calculating Flow Measurement with Orifice
MODBUS RTU to RS485 Configuration
Posted by Shandene Solomons on 13 September, 2017 - 6:24 am
I'm trying to set up comms from a PLC to a VFD using MODBUS. PLC has RS232 and VFD has RS485 running through a RS232 to RS485 serial converter.
Need help interpreting questions
Two, <R> and <S>, controllers of MKV system failed simultaneously at base load.
Cause of RTD reading fluctuation?
By d on 22 April, 2017 - 9:12 am
you checked the external wiring, so it is likely in the sensor itself, RTD's tend to be easily...
By advanced on 22 April, 2017 - 4:00 am
>do you have dimensional specifics, flows etc? Thanks for your response. I will try to get...
By laplace1050 on 22 April, 2017 - 2:16 am
Hello, how mutch is this fluctation ? first possiblity cause for me is vibration, but can also be...
By d on 21 April, 2017 - 8:36 pm
possibly vibration related to a combination blade passing frequencies and thermowell vibration,...
How Does a V/I Convertor Work?
How does a V/I convertor transducer work?
Looking for Honeywell DCS Simulation manual
Open source ladder logic editor
A new open source ladder logic editor
Decided to see what a controller might encounter if it were to be installed on an external IP address and made available over the Internet.