A new compact general-purpose PLC designed for small injection machines is new from Eurotherm Inc., Leesburg, Va. The Maco Compact provides integrated, total machine control to meet baseline injection molding needs. The unit supports open-loop or closed-loop (Impact II) injection process control. It also has adaptive-tuning temperature control, SPC calculations and charts, and Ethernet communications. It is configured for centralized wiring and has four control-card slots. Closed-loop control updates in less than 1 millisec.
Eurotherm Controls Inc.
741-F Miller Drive Leesburg, VA 20175
Phone (703) 443-0000 Fax (703) 669-1300