Conveyor

Conveyor is industrial application for moving packages from one place to another.

 

Conveyors are very common in production industry. The conveyor is often used in combination with a stacker. In the stacker a pile of products is stacked for making transport of them easier. In production you have to count the number of produced products, that will be done by the counters connected to sensors on the conveyor system. 

 

Learning outcomes:

After this course student shall be able to:

  • Read sensor data with PLC Program (Inputs),
  • Control the outputs i.e. actuators like motors, cylinders etc,

  • Understand the principles of well designed PLC program,

  • Understand test procedures of a PLC program.