P2.3 - High Speed Measurement with EtherCAT and PC Based Condition Monitoring

P. Dresselhaus
text (Thep lemaseea ssutarertm heenret) of the current machine condition is getting more and more important in terms of the reduction of unplanned dead-times and cancellation expenses. The fast ethernetbased fieldbus system EtherCAT in combination with an intelligent controller software allow the integration of a Condition Monitoring system into a PC based controller. Beside cost savings this allows a registration and analysis of vibration data, in consideration of the current machine. The necessity of data...