ThomasNet News Logo
Sign Up | Log In | ThomasNet Home | Promote Your Business

Drive Software controls press and shear operations.

Print Story
Print | 
email story Email |  Comment Comment   Share facebook twitter reddit StumbleUpon Delicious Digg  
Drive Software controls press and shear operations.
Drive Software controls press and shear operations.

Click Here to Enlarge Picture

November 5, 2001 - Model PSC Press/Shear Control program is embedded within drive controller, eliminating need for external control rack. When used in conjunction with PLC, it forms automation work cell that can either stand alone or be integrated with other automation cells to build complete control system. Software module can be embedded within various company ac and dc drives, in ranges of 1 to 1000 hp.

(Archive News Story - Products mentioned in this Archive News Story may or may not be available from the manufacturer.)
Original Press Release

Unico, Inc.
3725 Nicholson Rd.
Franksville, WI, 53126
USA



Improve Performance, While Reducing Complexity, With The Press/Shear Smart Drive


IMPROVE PERFORMANCE, WHILE REDUCING COMPLEXITY, WITH THE PRESS/SHEAR SMART DRIVE

Franksville, WI - UNICO, Inc. announces the release of the (PSC) Press/Shear Control "Smart" drive. UNICO has taken over 34 years of experience in industrial applications and designed the PSC specifically for controlling press and shear applications. The program is embedded within the controller of a UNICO drive, eliminating the need for an external control rack. When used in conjunction with a programmable controller, the drive forms a powerful automation work cell that can either stand alone or be easily integrated with other UNICO automation cells to build a complete control system. Embedded control reduces system complexity while taking full advantage of the exceptional performance, flexibility, and ease of use of UNICO drives.

The PSC software module can be embedded within various UNICO drives, from the low cost 1105 to the high performance 2400. Both AC and DC drives are available in ranges of 1 to 1000 Hp.

The PSC has many features, including eight programmable real-time outputs, which indicate discrete press positions, eliminating the need for mechanical cams. The outputs offer advance and retard delays based upon press speed. There is also a spinning load feature. This feature allows the drive to resume a speed that is synchronized with flywheel speed. This eliminates the need to stop the flywheel before restarting the drive.

In addition, a regeneration limiting feature prevents excessive use of the dynamic braking resistors by limiting the power absorbed during deceleration.

Print Story
Print | 
Email |  Comment   Share  
Contacts: View detailed contact information.


 

Post a comment about this story

Name:
E-mail:
(your e-mail address will not be posted)
Comment title:
Comment:
To submit comment, enter the security code shown below and press 'Post Comment'.
 



 See related product stories
More .....
 See more product news in:
Mechanical Power Transmission
Software
 More New Product News from this company:
Recovery Software restores drives, controllers, and HMIs.
Smart Drive controls winders and rewinders.
More ....
| Featured Manufacturing Jobs
 Tools for you
Watch Company 
View Company Profile
Company web site
More news from this company
E-mail this story to a friend
Save Story
Search for suppliers of
Drives
Software
Join the forum discussion at:
Engineers Lounge
Tools of the Trade


Home  |  My ThomasNet News®  |  Industry Market Trends®  |  Submit Release  |  Advertise  |  Contact News  |  About Us
Brought to you by Thomasnet.com        Browse ThomasNet Directory

Copyright © 2014 Thomas Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.
Terms of Use - Privacy Policy



Error close

Please enter a valid email address