Conveyor

Conveyor is industrial application for moving packages into correct places.

 

Packaging machines are very common in production industry. On example of packaging machine is 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 packaging machine.

Learning outcomes

  • Reading of sensor data to PLC Program (Inputs)

  • Controlling of Actuators (Motors, Cylinders etc.); Outputs

  • The Principles of Well Designed PLC Program

  • Testing of PLC Program