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Nano Basics Extended Edition

Learn to setup, use, and program the Allen-Bradley Micro800 PLC with CCW (Connected Components Workbench)


What you'll learn:


✓ Download and install free Software ✓ Size a System and Choose Components
✓ Set up Comms Hardware, RSLinx Drivers ✓ Connect and Flash Firmware
✓ Create/Test Motor Control Ladder Prog ✓ Create/Test Part Sensing Ladder Prog
✓ Create/Test Machine Runtime FBD Prog ✓ Create/Test Part Counting FBD Prog
✓ Add, Configure, and Use Expansion I/O ✓ Add, Configure, and Scale Analog I/O
✓ Setup and Configure Comms to VFDs ✓ Create and test PanelView 800 Prog
✓ New lessons on advanced topics ✓ All future updates included

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33 Lessons

Instructor: Shawn Tierney


Details

This extended course is designed for those who've used other PLCs and want to learn how to setup and program the Allen-Bradley line of Micro800 Nano Programmable Controllers.

NOTE: If you've never programmed a Programmable Controller before you may want to take our “PLC Basics” course before you take this Micro 800 Programmable Controller course.


What you will learn:

  • Understand the design of the four Micro800 Nano PLCs
  • How to choose components and configure a system
  • How to get the free programming software and how it works
  • Setup Micro800 and RSLinx Ethernet and USB Communications
  • How to flash controller firmware over Ethernet and USB
  • Create and Test a Motor Control programs in Ladder Diagram
  • Create and Test a Part Sensing program in Ladder Diagram
  • Create and Test a Machine Runtime program in Function Block
  • Create and Test a Part Counting program in Function Block
  • Create and Text a Calculations program in Structure Text

Extended edition also covers these additional topics:

  • How to Export and Import Programs between Models
  • How to Add, Configure, and Scale Analog Inputs
  • How to Add, Configure, and Scale Analog Outputs
  • How to Add, Configure, and Scale Universal Analog I/O
  • How to Add, Configure, and Use Expansion I/O
  • How to Setup and Configure Modbus to VFDs
  • How to create a PanelView 800 Program for the Micro800, Part 1
  • How to create a PanelView 800 Program for the Micro800, Part 2
  • Importing MicroLogix programs into the Micro800 using v10
  • Bonus Lesson: Unboxing of all four Micro800s
  • Bonus Lesson: Unboxing of Plug-in & Expansion I/O Modules
  • Plus all future lessons included at no additional charge!

NOTE: Are you looking for a less expensive course that only covers the basics? If you are, check out “Nano Basics Standard Edition.


Who should take this course:

Anyone who already has some PLC experience and would like to learn how to setup and program the Allen-Bradley line of Micro800 Nano Programmable Controllers.

Requirements

Requirements to complete optional exercises or follow along:

Students who wish to complete optional exercises, or follow along with the instructor as he programs, will need the following:

  • An internet connection to download the free CCW programming software from Rockwell's website
  • Any Micro800 Controller and compatible programming cable (most use USB or Ethernet)
  • Note: The Micro810 requires an optional USB adapter to be programed with CCW
  • A Windows PC compatible with the above software (see below) and controller (USB and/or Ethernet port)
  • Any Input (push buttons, switches, etc) or Output (pilot lights, relays, etc) devices the student would like to use with their Micro800
  • NOTE: While the course covers how to find I/O wiring diagrams, it does not include lessons on basic electricity or wiring I/O devices

Note: Currently, Rockwell states their free CCW programming software supports these Windows versions:

  • Windows 7 Pro (untested on Home edition)
  • Windows 8 Pro (untested on Home edition)
  • Windows 10 Pro (untested on Home edition)

Sample Lesson

In this short lesson you'll get a quick tour of what inputs and outputs are wired into each of the three Micro800's used in this course.

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