BRX Do-More PLC Establishing Communication

We will now use the Do-More Designer software to establish communication with the BRX Do-More PLC. This is the same software that we used in the Learn PLC Programming Fee Video Series. Using the Do-More Designer software, we will communicate via USB, RS485, and Ethernet. These three methods will allow us to communicate to our … Read more

Who Else Wants To Know How A PLC Scans?

Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) will scan very quickly. This can be anywhere from 1 to 20 ms, translating into 1000 to 500 times each second. But what exactly is a scan? A scan is when the PLC will complete the following: Read Inputs: Look at all of the inputs to the programmable controller. Digital, Analog, … Read more

Who Else Wants To Lean PLC Programming For Free?

I have always been an old-school programmer. Hardware in front of you hooked up to all of the I/O. I have recently looked at the automation direct do-more designer software solution. The Do-More Designer Software will allow you to build your ladder logic, download it into a simulator (which comes with the software), and run … Read more