DL305 PLC

Rollformer PLC Controls Repair

We are pleased to have provided troubleshooting and upgrade assistance to a local mfg. of roll formed sheet metal products. We received a call that their main roll forming machine was down, and needed attention immediately. We arrived at the plant and soon noticed that the PLC in the control cabinet was not communicating with […]

Industrial Network

Connecting Industrial Machines To Plant Network

In the automation world, we have been getting more involved in the industrial networking side of things, specifically connecting PLC controlled machines to the office network. Traditionally industrial networking has been very expensive and cumbersome in order to get data from the office environment to the production machines on the plant floor. This data is […]

Wood Grinder PLC Troubleshoot

Today’s’ project…..troubleshooting an Allen Bradley PLC on an industrial wood chip grinder at a wooden pallet mfg. facility. The PLC had a faulty output, which we were able to re-assign to an unused output on the PLC using RS Logix 500, and get the customer back in production. Industrial Wood Grinder PLC WSMIndustrial Wood Grinder […]

OCS_WEBMI

WebMI Coming Soon!

Implementing, accessing, and managing your remote applications has never been easier, faster, and safter than through WebMI – the first release in our new webOCS product line. Published directly from the OCS controller, WebMI empowers you to control everything onscreen from your computer, tablet, or other mobile device. Registration is quick and easy, while the […]

-106 option

NEWS FLASH: HORNER APG -106 BOARD RELEASE

-106 I/O OPTION BOARD INTRODUCING THE NEWEST MEMBER OF THE XL FAMILY: -106 I/O OPTION BOARD Our newest option, the -106 I/O board, will offer a new way to distribute control for your applications. With 6 configurable analog inputs mounted directly to the controller, most process inputs can be captured, reducing the need for remote […]

PLC Controller

Boring Machine Control Upgrade

We have finished a small automated machine system upgrade. The machine was roughly 20 years old, and was built in-house by the plant maintenance shop. The control panel left much to be desired, and after daily use for 20 years, was not functioning as needed. The PLC controller had a couple of burned out relays, […]

Vacuum Pump Controls

Vacuum Pump Controls

Industrial Stainless Steel Vacuum Pump Contols We recently finished a small control panel for a local OEM of stainless steel vacuum pumps. The pump is mounted on a stainless steel frame, along with associated valves and wiring. We provided the Allen Bradley controls, including the PLC, HMI, Variable Speed Drive, and programming services. The 3 […]