Pat's Technical Corner:
PulseRoller - SE3 Module - Did you know?
Did you know with the ERSC-SE3 Module... You can “break-out” the RJ12 port on an ERSC to screw terminals for easier access to inputs and outputs of the Convelinx card. You can amplify the output on an ERSC control port from 2mA to 200mA which gives you the ability to power solenoids, starters, stacklights, and PLC inputs.
You asked for it - You got it!
This Pat's Corner has been dedicated to share some of ConveyLinx latest features and brand new tools for the ConveyLinx product line. We're offering many wonderful tools on our website in an effort to help you save time in the field during installation, commissioning and troubleshooting. Read on...
Debounce or Induct?
How about we start by giving bounce and debounce a definition. Bounce (also called chatter) is generally defined as the tendency of any two metal contacts in an electronic device to generate multiple signals as the contacts close or open. Bounce could also be described as a rapid pulsed electric current instead of a clean transition from 0 to full
Do I Really Need to Use Shielded Ethernet Cable?
Some people have asked us, why do we recommend shielded Ethernet cable to ConveyLinx users? To us, it just makes sense to reduce any possible interference before it takes a network down at the most inopportune time. You know the \"times\" I'm talking about don't you? You get that call on the 4th of July as you're lighting up fireworks for the kids,
Simple Transportation Conveyor
A common question we get asked is “How can we use MDR in more conventional transportation conveyor applications?” Sometimes you simply need “live roller conveyor” in a system where you already are using zoned MDR in other places and you would like to keep your entire conveyor 24V MDR.