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  1. Recalls, Safety Notices and References
    So I have been struggling the past few pays, but I would like to know how to properly connect a 3 phase motor to a connector to an ssr to a PLC. Any help is appreciated
  2. PLCs, VFDs, Motors and Controls
    Hello, I have a safety door switch with a NC contact output. I want to control the pump using this contact. But since the contact is dry how can convert it into a wet 24VDC output ? if yes what kind of relay i need to buy (please give a name). Thank You Pratik Jain
  3. General Electrical Discussion
    This box has been installed at an area where 18 wheelers load up on chemicals and such as you can see its obvious as hell that if anyone works on that box and a truck is there it wont clear the clearances needed also feom my point of view that is a safety hazard since if you are facing against...
  4. Looking To Hire
    PLEASE APPLY HERE: Indeed Job Posting Or Linkedin Job Posting LEL Critical, a division of LEL International, is looking for an experienced Industrial Controls Electrician at our newly renovated (climate controlled) Spartanburg, SC facility. We are a small, fast-growing company that can offer...
  5. Industrial Electrical Forum
    Ok so a building in the company im working for wants to use a new machine from out of the country. I'm in US. So We have 240v single phase there and the machine is 3.6kva, 220v, three phase, at 50Hz. So I was thinking of running wires from our neighboring building underground that has 3 phase...
  6. Canadian Electrical Forum
    Hey Guys, I have two small water supply upgrade jobs coming up, both involving control panels with Schneider SCADAPack 357 PLCs. Both systems are pretty basic and over engineered IMO, and could be done easily without a PLC. However, I've long wanted to get into control systems and I think this...
  7. PLCs, VFDs, Motors and Controls
    I am having trouble with the final program I have to develop for school. My questions for those willing to nudge me in the right direction is: How do I get 4 inputs each requiring 4 bits to work on a single word? How do I enter this into the data table? The program is a 4 digit thumbwheel whos...
  8. PLCs, VFDs, Motors and Controls
    I work in a cannabis processing facility and want to be able to monitor amp draw on A/C motors on our primary packaging line. The motors are controlled by PowerFlex VFD's and Allen-Bradley PLC's. Is there an easy way to output the amp draw that the VFD reads from the motors to the PLC's so I...
  9. PLCs, VFDs, Motors and Controls
    Hi, I am working on a current system using a Bailey Differential Pressure Transmitter. Unfortunately the label is torn off, the only thing left is 0-150" H20 , 12-42VDC Max input, 1/2 NPT. Any chance that anybody knows the model number? It will be greatly appreciated. Kind Regards, 24V
  10. PLCs, VFDs, Motors and Controls
    Hi, I am trying to connect the ASCO REDHAT 8215G3 with the 1769-IF4X0F2 Analog PLC Module. Unfortunately, I was only able to find the technical specs and installation manual online. Can anyone please provide me with the wiring diagram? Kind regards, 24V
  11. PLCs, VFDs, Motors and Controls
    Hi, I am an electrical engineer working on a current project with an older Cutler-Hammer AC Drive (Model Number: AFM1220B Serial Number: 22164K7). However, I have been struggling to find the wiring diagram online. Any chance that anybody can provide me with the wiring diagram or PDF for this...
  12. PLCs, VFDs, Motors and Controls
    Hey everyone, my first time posting. I have a question, how do you get into industrial controls field/ instrumentation? I currently work for a small contractor doing residental/ commercial work mostly service, I just started my 3rd year in the trade. I currently take classes for PLCs at my local...
  13. PLCs, VFDs, Motors and Controls
    Hy all & Thanks in advance. I am a newbie in the field of PLC, want to start with the basics of PLC hardware and programming. I have already started it from a book by Tony R. Kuphaldt and learning it. But I want some more pdf material to start with it. Please suggest a software (free version...
  14. Looking To Hire
    We are looking for Journeyman Electricians (JE) to join our team who are committed to providing industry-leading customer service and quality work. This position will require troubleshooting production equipment (generators, motors, switches, starters, control panel wiring) using electrical and...
  15. General Electrical Discussion
    Hey guys, in the next couple weeks I wanted try something different for myPLCtraining and see what people are wanting to learn related to PLC programming. Do you have a few minutes to fill out a quick survey and tell me about yourself and where you're trying to go with PLCs, etc? I'd really...
  16. Looking To Hire
    Master Electrician ABM Industries – Marysville Ohio $60,000 a year Full Time ABM Industries is the leading powerhouse regarding Onsite Services, and we are looking for a Master Electrician to help us achieve our mission. Our Columbus location has an opening we need to fill immediately. We want...
  17. General Electrical Discussion
    I got my electricians licence a few years ago working in commercial construction throughout my apprenticeship, and since then I've been really thinking that automation, control, and programming is what I'm really interested in pursuing based on the little bit of experience I've had with PLC's in...
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