Hybrid PLC Mechatronics - Chapter 20 Safety Programming in the PLC

In engineering, redundancy is the duplication of critical components or functions of a system with the intention of increasing reliability of the system, usually in the form of a backup or fail-safe, or to improve actual system performance. There is included a major lab demonstrating the implementation of the safe PLC by Siemens. The S7-1200 is used. Accompanying Video: PLC Series Chapter 20 - Safety Programming in the PLC (11:49) Hybrid Lab Text: Ch. 26 – Safety Lab
Date:
2022
Primary Material Type:
Online Course
Other Material Types:
Open Textbook
Institution:
University of Toledo
Subjects:
failsafe

Industry / Occupation

Industry Sector:
Manufacturing -- Miscellaneous Manufacturing -- Robotics, Mechatronics, and other Miscellaneous Manufacturing (3399)
Occupation:
Production Occupations (51-0000)

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Instructional Program:
Engineering Technologies/Technicians (15)
Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Credential
Educational Level of Materials:
  • Upper division of Bachelors degree or equivalent
Time Required:
3 hours
Quality of Online/Hybrid Course Design assured by:
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