Programmable Logic Controllers: Principles and Applications (4th Edition)

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Suitable for an undergraduate-level course on PLCs or Electronic Controls. This practical and clearly written introduction provides both fundamental and cutting-edge coverage on programmable logic controllers; today a billion dollar industry. It combines comprehensive, accessible coverage with a wealth of industry examples that make intangible concepts come to life - offering students a broad-based foundation that will serve them well on the job. It examines every aspect of controller usage in an easy-to-understand, jargon-free narrative. Beginning with a basic layout the text goes right into programming techniques, it progresses through fundamental, intermediate, and advanced functions - and concludes with chapters on related topics. Applications are discussed for each PLC function, and a vast array of examples and problems help students achieve an understanding of PLCs, and the experience needed to use them.

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This practical introduction combines comprehensive, accessible coverage with a wealth of industry examples to offer students a broad-based foundation that will serve them well on the job. Every aspect of controller usage is covered in clear, jargon-free language, with an emphasis on applications. Coverage begins with basic layout and programming (students are actually programming by chapter 5!) progresses through fundamental, intermediate, and advanced functions... and concludes with chapters on related topics. Applications are discussed for each PLC function, and a vast array of examples and problems helps students achieve an understanding of PLCs, and the experience needed to use them.

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An indispensable resource for those just starting off in the industrial electronics field, this practical, clearly written guide combines comprehensive, accessible coverage on programmable logic controllers with a wealth of industry examples - offering a broad-based foundation that will serve them well on the job. Reflecting the latest programming manuals for eight major PLC manufacturers, it examines every aspect of controller usage in an easy-to-understand, jargon-free narrative, beginning with a basic layout, segueing right into programming techniques, then progressing through fundamental, intermediate, and advanced functions. Discusses applications for each PLC function, and integrates a vast array of examples and problems to help readers achieve both an understanding of PLCs and the experience needed to use them. Now includes expanded coverage of jump functions, and consider such timely topics as stacking functions; newer methods of PID programming; human-machine-interfacing (HMI); and the most recent developments in control languages for PLC's. Ideal for industrial electronics and electronics maintenance training programs.

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