Designed for the global machine market, the Parker Automation Controller (PAC) combines advanced logic, signal handling, multi-axis motion (camming, gearing, robotics and CNC), IEC61131 programming and visualization into one performance-driven solution.
Powerful, integrated, and designed for the global machine market, the EtherCAT based Parker Automation Controller (PAC) helps OEMs produce efficient, high-performance control systems based on the IEC 61131-3 and PLCopen Motion standards. The PAC combines machine logic, signal handling and high-speed motion control into a standard based, performance driven, fan-less and easily mountable din rail solution. This programmable automation controller comes equipped with a native, uninterrupted EtherCAT bus for high-speed I/O and motion control, a modular interface slot for 3rd Party device communication, standard Ethernet and USB ports plus onboard SD program storage.
• Factory Automation
• Packaging Machinery
• Printing & Marking Equipment
• Vehicle Assembly Facilities
• Food & Beverage
• Textile, Paper
• General Automation
- Reduced application development time and the associated costs
A single Integrated Development Environment (IDE), Parker Automation Manager for programming motion including interpolation, logic, I/O, visualization
- Seamless integration into existing plant networks maximizes machine productivity
The PAC comes standard with a variety of onboard communication protocols, including an OPC Server, Modbus TCP, EtherCAT, dual LAN networks, and additional options for Ethernet/IP, Profinet, and Profibus.