Siemens Energy & Automation's Programmable Logic Controller

Nov. 12, 2004
PLC used one program to perform motion control
Programmable Logic Controller
The 317T PLC uses Step 7 software, so that only one program is needed for PLC and motion control on up to 16 axes. Motion control functions include positioning in absolute, relative, additive and superimposed operating modes, geared synchronous motion, electronic cam disc and cam, and moving to a positive stop. It also has a measuring probe for print mark correction. Siemens Energy & Automation: 770/751-2477;