Jan 26, 2014
Powering the AS-Interface network -- AS-Interface is unique and particularly easy to work with. For instance, power and communication are transmitted over a simple two-conductor cable. Since cost and reliability are always a concern, AS-Interface was designed as a floating solution running at a slightly elevated...
Jan 19, 2014
AS-Interface network cable – Fortunately, AS-Interface network construction is easy, and users have to consider only a few very basic rules. While it is, of course, best to follow these rules precisely, there are ways to "cheat" on AS-Interface networks... as long as one knows how to do that properly.
Jan 12, 2014
AS-Interface Gateway/ Scanner -- This week, we start a series of conversations concerning what it takes to set up an AS-Interface system. In this episode, Tim focuses on the gateways and scanner cards.
Jan 5, 2014
All of a sudden, the AS-Interface safety system behaves strangely. One morning the AS-Interface system cannot be started unless one or a few e-stops are first activated and then released again? In another case you realize that, after releasing an e-stop, you need to push a reset button twice. Not what you had in mind. ...