CM579-ETHCAT – EtherCAT master for PLC AC500

  • part of ABB AC500 PLC product range
  • the small module enables centralized motion control in closed-loop setup
  • control projects run in the CPU modules of AC500 PLC
  • CPU's offer floating point units FPU for fast and precise mathematical calculation
  • with ABB's PLCopen motion control library PS552-MC or PS511-MC for AC500 PLC, customers obtain an extremely variable, top-scoring bundle for efficient, productive machines
  • convenient programming and commissioning with the engineering suite ABB Ability™Automation Builder
  • programming professionals may consider the integrated interface for C code