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Pepperl+Fuchs Podcasts


Pepperl+Fuchs’ TechTalk helps listeners gain an insight into modern automation technologies by focusing on AS-Interface (Actuator Sensor Interface) and its associated safety technology, Safety at Work. TechTalk covers topics that range from hardware selection to installation and maintenance. Control engineers familiar with AS-Interface will get the latest news on specification enhancements, hear about new products, and familiarize themselves with established and cutting-edge troubleshooting methods, tips, and tricks.  Users who are interested in applying these technologies will learn what it takes to set up an AS-Interface system, how Safety at Work improves safety systems, and why those technologies have the potential to save time and money during all phases of a project.

Oct 26, 2015

AS-Interface installations can sometimes stump the experts! This week, Tim talks about an AS-Interface issue he recently tackled.  A pneumatic module indicated "peripheral fault" even after all connectors (sensors and air) had been disconnected. 

Listen to this exceedingly unlikely issue with an AS-Interface application … and be stumped as well!

Visit our website to download the Troubleshooting Guide.