PLC Programming for iTNC530 (PLC-2 iTNC en)

Advanced course for iTNC 530 Expanded PLC programming explained with the PLC basic program

Course contents

Brief review

  • iTNC 530 addressing
  • Review of PLC user interface
  • SIK
  • Timing behavior of HEIDENHAIN controls
  • System files
  • OEM.SYS
  • MGROUPS.SYS, MSPLIT.SYS
  • NCMACRO.SYS
  • PLC error message table
  • Review of PLC commands

PC tools (in-depth)

PLC basic program

  • Advantages
  • PLC program structure
  • Functions
  • Conventions for symbol names
  • Configuration
  • PLC input/output assignment
  • Machine parameters
  • Timers
  • General values for PLC
  • Basic circuit diagram
  • Variations of axis positions upon emergency stop
  • Explanation of individual PLC components
  • Reading machine parameters
  • NC axes
  • Reference end-positions / emergency stop end-positions
    (Variations of axis positions upon emergency stop)
  • Tool-changer components incl. HELP function

Practical exercises (modifying the basic program)

  • Pump control
  • Creating new M functions
  • Integrating errors in PLCtext
  • Creating soft keys

PLC soft keys / mask files

  • Structure and descriptions of the PLC soft keys of the basic program
  • Mask files
  • Practical exercise: Deactivating a PLC soft key, adding a new one

Please bring your own computer or notebook which must meet the following requirements:

  • Windows operating system
  • Zip-compatible extraction software
  • PC administrator rights to install software
  • USB connection with removable-media access
  • Ethernet connection with cable
  • Configured network environment (Ethernet TCP/IP)
  • Download: www.heidenhain.de -> PC Software -> Programming Station VirtualBox -> TNC 640 Programming Station 340595 <most recent version>

HEIDENHAIN cannot provide any computers or notebooks for the training course.

Objectives of the course

  • Consolidation of knowledge regarding the HEIDENHAIN PC tools
  • Working with the PLC programming environment PLCdesign
  • Familiarization with the functional range of the PLC basic program
  • Efficient adaptation of the PLC basic program to the machine
  • Functions of the iTNC 530

Target group

Only for electrical design engineers and PLC programmers of machine tool builders and retrofitters

Requirements

  • Participation in the PLC programming basic course (PLC-1) or
    Knowledge of HEIDENHEIN PC tools
  • Operation and handling of the iTNC 530
  • Please contact us if you are not sure which is the right training course for you (PLC basic course or PLC advanced course), or if you cannot rate your knowledge. We'll be glad to advise you. (Phone 0049/8669/31-3102)
ID: 366
Details
Location
HEIDENHAIN Training Center, Traunreut Further providers/locations see button "Training worldwide"
Pricing
Duration
4.5 days
Monday 8:00 a.m. to
Friday 12:00 noon
Number of participants
Maximum 8
PLC Programming for iTNC530 (PLC-2 iTNC en) Advanced course for iTNC 530 Expanded PLC programming explained with the PLC basic program

Brief review

  • iTNC 530 addressing
  • Review of PLC user interface
  • SIK
  • Timing behavior of HEIDENHAIN controls
  • System files
  • OEM.SYS
  • MGROUPS.SYS, MSPLIT.SYS
  • NCMACRO.SYS
  • PLC error message table
  • Review of PLC commands

PC tools (in-depth)

PLC basic program

  • Advantages
  • PLC program structure
  • Functions
  • Conventions for symbol names
  • Configuration
  • PLC input/output assignment
  • Machine parameters
  • Timers
  • General values for PLC
  • Basic circuit diagram
  • Variations of axis positions upon emergency stop
  • Explanation of individual PLC components
  • Reading machine parameters
  • NC axes
  • Reference end-positions / emergency stop end-positions
    (Variations of axis positions upon emergency stop)
  • Tool-changer components incl. HELP function

Practical exercises (modifying the basic program)

  • Pump control
  • Creating new M functions
  • Integrating errors in PLCtext
  • Creating soft keys

PLC soft keys / mask files

  • Structure and descriptions of the PLC soft keys of the basic program
  • Mask files
  • Practical exercise: Deactivating a PLC soft key, adding a new one

Please bring your own computer or notebook which must meet the following requirements:

  • Windows operating system
  • Zip-compatible extraction software
  • PC administrator rights to install software
  • USB connection with removable-media access
  • Ethernet connection with cable
  • Configured network environment (Ethernet TCP/IP)
  • Download: www.heidenhain.de -> PC Software -> Programming Station VirtualBox -> TNC 640 Programming Station 340595 <most recent version>

HEIDENHAIN cannot provide any computers or notebooks for the training course.