Pat's Technical Corner:
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.
4 Questions to Ask Before Purchasing a Conveyor System
There are probably an infinite number of questions any one user could ask before purchasing a big ticket item such as this. We've tried to boil it down for you and offer some good, solid advice that can assist your decision-making process.
Flexible Zone Recognition
I know what you thinking. What in the world is Flexible Zone Recognition and why do I need it for my conveyor? Well, let me tell you.
Backup, Restore and Review with Insight Tools
We all know that ConveyLinx has a rich set of features and parameter settings to choose from during system implementation. Your ConveyLinx topology may have 100’s of modules and each one of those modules have 100’s of parameter settings.