## Counters Example I

Basic example of Counter contact with IECuino Here, we will see another example, but this time it is going to be about Counters. It means that this is Counters Example I.  As the previous post, we are going to explain what Counter means, in case you forgot its function. As the name suggests, this contact count …

## Timers Example I

Basic example of Timer Contact with IECuino In this post, we are going to see a super basic example of Timers, which is the Timers Example I of this blog, but before we start to explain it…can you differentiate Counters and Timers? We are going to explain to you what Timer means so easily.As the …

Filling and emptying a tank Ladder Logic Basic Example II Ladder Logic Basic Example I In this another Ladder Logic basic example (filling and emptying a tank), we must follow conditions for this Ladder Logic Interlocking. We will go over the process step by step, so you do not miss anything. Firstly, let’s take a …

## PLC Diagram for Motor Interlocking

Ladder Logic Basic Example In this post, you are going to see a Ladder Logic Interlocking example, specifically the PLC Diagram for Motor Interlocking. In this way, you can get to know the applications of this programming language. This example will consist of making an interlocking (self-retention) of a single-phase motor. To make it easier, …

## Ladder Logic Components in IECuino

In other posts, we have already briefly explained the Components of Ladder Logic, but in this post, we are going to go into detail about these Ladder Logic Components in IECuino. Specially, we will look at five components, which are the principal ones: Inputs Rung Comments Outputs Rails Tag Names Rungs 1. Inputs The Ladder …

## PLC Scan Cycle with LL (II)

How Ladder Logic instructions work with the PLC scan cycle In this second part of the post “PLC scan cycle with LL”, we are going to talk about the Output Latch and the Normally Closed Contact. We recommend that you have read the first part of this post. Output Latch As we have explained previously, …

## PLC Scan Cycle with LL (I)

How Ladder Logic instructions work with the PLC scan cycle The first part of the post about the PLC scan cycle with Ladder Logic will consist of how the contacts affect to the PLC scan cycle. In Ladder Logic, each symbol represents an instruction and do you know how they work with the PLC scan …

## The Binary Code applied to Ladder Logic (II)

Binary Code in Ladder Logic Programming In this second part of the Binary Code applied to Ladder Logic, we are going to explain other examples of Binary Code applied to Ladder Logic. The OR function examines multiple PLC inputs and has one resulting output. If we translate an OR function into a Ladder Diagram, we …

## The Binary Concept Applied to Ladder Logic (I)

Binary code in Ladder Logic Programming The Binary Code in Ladder Logic refers to the principle that things can be thought of in one of two states. The states can be defined as: 1  or  0 On  or  Off High  or  Low Yes  or  No In a PLC, binary events are expressed symbolically using ladder …

## IECuino Ladder Programming Quick Guide

Quick guide to learn all the basics of Ladder programming with IECuino In this guide you will have all the information you need to start using Ladder programming with IECuino. It starts with the installation of the drivers needed to run the program and be able to connect to Arduino boards.The first steps to start …