Press Release Summary:
Available with all floor level and high level palletizers, Controls Package includes Allen Bradley Compact Logix PLC, PanelView Plus 600 Color Touch Screen, and Product Manager. Touch screen enables users to make pattern additions and modifications, adjust PLC timers and VFD speeds, and store up to 100 case patterns. Flash memory port enables exchange of programs, while built-in production and downtime reports communicate production history and current status.
Original Press Release:
New Controls Package Make Columbia Palletizers even Easier to Operate
Columbia Machine announces a New Controls Package that will be included with all floor level and high level palletizers; making the complete line of palletizing solutions even easier to operate. The New Controls Package comes standard with an Allen Bradley Compact Logix PLC, PanelView Plus 600 Color Touch Screen and Columbia's Product Manager.
The addition of the New Controls Package makes for an extremely user friendly interface helping to increase palletizer up-time and productivity. The new touch screen on the HMI makes pattern additions and modifications, adjustment of PLC timers and VFD speeds, storing up to 100 case patterns - including mixed loads, and detailed alarm data extremely easy to use.
This is the most advanced and user friendly controls package available for palletizers today! This package provides simpler and faster start-ups with the easy to use touch screen and a flash memory port that provides easy exchange of programs. Also included are built-in production and down-time reports to communicate production history, current status and much more data.
For more than 40 years, Columbia Machine has manufactured high level, floor level, and robotic palletizers and accessories in the USA. They feature flexible, upgradeable designs and rates to over 150 cases per minute. All Columbia palletizers are backed by 24-hour customer support and parts service.