CM579-ETHCAT – EtherCAT master for PLC AC500
The small module enables centralized motion control in closed-loop setup. Control projects run in any of the seven CPU modules of PLC AC500. Three of the CPU's offer floating point units FPU for fast math.
With ABB's PLCopen motion control library PS552-MC for PLC AC500, customers obtain an extremely variable, top-scoring bundle for efficient, productive machines. Convenient programming and commissioning comes by the engineering tool PS501 Control Builder Plus. Programming professionals may consider the integrated interface for C code.