Fanuc PLC ladder program for Automatic Tool Changer (ATC)

Introduction: ATC stands for Automatic Tool Changer and it is used in CNC machines like VMC, HMC, and special purpose machines. ATC is used to change the tools in machines and increase the productivity of the machine. ATC is controlled by Electrical motor and PLC programs. Parts of ATC: ATC consists of following parts: Tool … Read more Fanuc PLC ladder program for Automatic Tool Changer (ATC)

Timers in FANUC PLC

Timers in Fanuc PLC used to delay the process. For example, we will have to switch ON and switch OFF lubrication motor periodically in the machine, for this we use a timer so that we can switch ON lubrication motor ON for some period of time and OFF for some period of time. We need … Read more Timers in FANUC PLC