Easypack from Advanced Micro Controls Inc. (Terryville, CT) is said to be a plug-and-play limit switch solution for packaging machine applications. Includes Series 8500 programmable limit switch modules and pre-configured ladder logic for Allen-Bradley's SLC 500 PLCs.
Interact 5.2, the latest version of Computer Technology Corp.'s (Milford, OH) human-machine interface (HMI) software, features Year 2000 compliance, new tools and editing features, 256-color bitmap support in a variety of file formats, and new import capabilities.
Think & Do Software (Ann Arbor, MI) now offers two versions of its PC-based flowchart control software. Version 4.1 for Windows NT allows users to run control logic and HMI software applications on a single PC.