Box Dumper Easily Learn PLC Programming

Box Dumper Easily Learn PLC Programming

PLC programming is a valuable skill that can be learned without a significant financial investment. With the EasyPLC learning suite, you can gain hands-on experience with industrial simulation and connect it to PLCs. One such PLC option is the free simulator of the Do-More Designer, which provides a practical platform for learning. We will guide … Read more

Arduino OPTA PLC – Sequential Function Chart SFC

Arduino OPTA PLC - Sequential Function Chart SFC

Sequential Function Chart (SFC) is a graphical programming language that can be used in Arduino Opta PLCs.  It can be used to program sequential control systems in industrial automation applications. It is a part of the IEC 61131-3 standard and is commonly used in programmable logic controllers (PLCs) and other industrial control systems. SFC allows … Read more

Creating Virtual PLC Programming Environment

Creating Virtual PLC Programming Environment

Have you ever been in a situation where you were programming a PLC, and your computer suddenly displayed a blue screen of death? Virtual environments can help you. This issue is becoming more relevant as PCs are now part of industrial control. This means that when your computer crashes, it can cause a machine to … Read more

Testing and Wiring PLC Digital Inputs

Testing and Wiring PLC Digital Inputs

To ensure the proper functioning of any PLC digital input, it is crucial to correctly test and wire the discrete inputs. By understanding the testing process and providing accurate wiring, we can guarantee the optimal performance of our PLC hardware. Testing the inputs allows us to verify that they function as intended and that our … Read more

ACC Automation 2023 Review – PLC Learning

ACC Automation 2023 Review - PLC Learning

Over the past year, ACC Automation has continued to provide valuable content on PLC learning and industrial control. In 2023, the focus continued with PLC learning with minimum investment. Each year, we like to reflect on the past, present, and future of ACC Automation. The site has been built with the help of its audience, … Read more

What is a proximity switch? (Sensor)

What is a Proximity Switch? (Sensor)

What is a proximity switch? A proximity switch is a type of sensor that detects the presence or absence of an object without physical contact. It uses electromagnetic fields, light, or sound to sense the proximity of an object. This technology is widely used in various industries for automation and control purposes. Proximity switches are … Read more