Search:

Type: Posts; User: kontrolphreak

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.05 seconds.

  1. I exclusively work on hyperscale datacenter...

    I exclusively work on hyperscale datacenter projects now days and they are 99.9% Modbus. Point count is in the hundred thousand(ish) per project, no way to deploy efficiently and effectively using...
  2. Replies
    37
    Views
    11,284

    Huge proponent of the MACH-ProView. Onenof the...

    Huge proponent of the MACH-ProView. Onenof the most versatile controllers / user interfaces out there.

    kontrol out
  3. In panels gate style that cut into the wire...

    In panels gate style that cut into the wire insulation so you don't have to strip the wire. Straight in. Lever nuts in the field. Prefer not to use terminals in panels other than for power...
  4. I have done a couple of projects with Facility...

    I have done a couple of projects with Facility Dynamics and have to say there are some of the best DDC and Cx engineers in the business. Also took a class that Jay Santos (Facility Dynamics) and Bob...
  5. Replies
    6
    Views
    995

    This book looks like the most comprehensive text...

    This book looks like the most comprehensive text on commissioning controls devices. Pricey but would probably be worth it.

    https://fruitcovemedia.net/featured-book

    kontrol out
  6. Yeah we used to remove Protonodes and go directly...

    Yeah we used to remove Protonodes and go directly to the source with Modbus. With ALC it required generally having a LGR-250 or 1000 but with Delta or Reliable no such restrictions (although Delta...
  7. Sent a link to this thread to ownership,...

    Sent a link to this thread to ownership, hopefully that will get some traction.

    kontrol out
  8. Loytec or Distech would be my one two combo. ...

    Loytec or Distech would be my one two combo.

    kontrol out
  9. Replies
    35
    Views
    8,758

    IHUA kontrol out

    IHUA

    kontrol out
  10. Replies
    59
    Views
    2,528

    Thread closed. It has run its course and we are...

    Thread closed. It has run its course and we are no closer to defining control than we were when it started.

    Oh, and by the way I am kontrol!

    kontrol out
  11. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,384

    Worked at a datacenter. Whole dept. had to attend...

    Worked at a datacenter. Whole dept. had to attend and pass CompTIA Security+ so we could get admin rights. Only one person passed so IT shut that down. If you can avoid it do everything you can to.
    ...
  12. I have multiple ORCAview USB keys. Can provide...

    I have multiple ORCAview USB keys. Can provide the latest version of ORCA and firmware as well.

    Email is in my profile to contact me.

    kontrol out
  13. Site builder to make edits and WebCTRL to...

    Site builder to make edits and WebCTRL to download changes.

    kontrol out
  14. Replies
    6
    Views
    700

    Taylor was one of the authors of 36 as well. I am...

    Taylor was one of the authors of 36 as well. I am currently working on a project with Steve and have worked on other of his projects in the past as well.

    kontrol out
  15. Replies
    6
    Views
    700

    TAB and ASHRAE 36 will have the answers you seek....

    TAB and ASHRAE 36 will have the answers you seek.

    kontrol out
  16. Replies
    6
    Views
    696

    Automated Logic, Delta and Reliable Controls all...

    Automated Logic, Delta and Reliable Controls all gave field level controllers that fit your requirements.

    kontrol out
  17. https://www.reliablecontrols.com/products/controll...

    https://www.reliablecontrols.com/products/controllers/MPV-L/

    My favorite controller currently. Have one in my house. BBC powerhouse with a lot of comm options, wired, IP, WiFi, EnOcean, Modbus,...
  18. Replies
    5
    Views
    1,263

    Have you checked if both ebooks may have both...

    Have you checked if both ebooks may have both BACnet IP and Ethernet enabled creating a circular network? Also when I did delta for a few years almost a decade ago the DNA numbering had to fall in...
  19. Replies
    8
    Views
    640

    If you haven't already download and read this...

    If you haven't already download and read this (effing) manual. Lots of good info.

    https://cdn.chipkin.com/assets/uploads/2021/Nov/Modbus_For_Field_Technicians_Nov_10_2021_10-18-58-39.pdf
    ...
  20. https://youtube.com/channel/UC-7mKuIQA9iioWvH7xL4p...

    https://youtube.com/channel/UC-7mKuIQA9iioWvH7xL4pJw

    Decent content.

    kontrol out
  21. Replies
    26
    Views
    2,432

    Was doing startup on a .gov project that was top...

    Was doing startup on a .gov project that was top secret. Could not bring cell phones into the plant room (only place I could access without clearance), could not bring in our own laptops as one was...
  22. Replies
    26
    Views
    2,432

    I believe service techs will be next. Most sites...

    I believe service techs will be next. Most sites are setting up remote access for level one tech support and monthly preventative contracts can be remote, then if they need boots on the ground...
  23. Replies
    26
    Views
    2,432

    Not saying it's Siemens, but it may be spelt the...

    Not saying it's Siemens, but it may be spelt the same. All back of house (prg, grfx, eng) either already gone or going overseas. "Service Specialists" becoming more of a PM role with out the...
  24. Replies
    26
    Views
    2,432

    I'm not discussing my medical record with anyone...

    I'm not discussing my medical record with anyone but my doctor. HIPA and all that. My work isn't forcing anyone to, but I know one of the big boys has mandated that if you still want to work there...
  25. Replies
    12
    Views
    1,707

    Cost Effective Signal Generator

    If anyone is looking for a cost effective signal generator this little guy from Amazon is pretty good for the price.
    ...
  26. Wireless is a nogo in the DC world. Have a client...

    Wireless is a nogo in the DC world. Have a client were any device with the capabilities is disallowed. Can't disable it, can't unscrew the antenna, must not be capable, Bluetooth, NFC, WiFi,...
  27. Replies
    219
    Views
    128,757

    I see the chips needed for time machines are...

    I see the chips needed for time machines are still available.

    kontrol out
  28. Replies
    2
    Views
    734

    https://www.ccontrols.com/basautomation/basview.ph...

    https://www.ccontrols.com/basautomation/basview.php

    Plus

    https://www.ccontrols.com/basautomation/basrouterlx.php

    kontrol out
  29. Replies
    10
    Views
    1,311

    Will also have to reflect the changes in...

    Will also have to reflect the changes in Sitebuilder.

    kontrol out
  30. Replies
    10
    Views
    1,423

    Used Visio for over a decade then went back to...

    Used Visio for over a decade then went back to AutoCAD at Siemens a couple of years ago and actually after getting back into it preferred CAD as long as someone else is purchasing it. Know in the PLC...
  31. Replies
    28
    Views
    3,627

    The Siemens ADAPT statement has to now be...

    The Siemens ADAPT statement has to now be individually licensed per controller. From what our OM told us when I was with them, some outside entity had developed it and the blanket license for all the...
  32. Replies
    5
    Views
    2,133

    Yes the ACH580 does have software on ABB's...

    Yes the ACH580 does have software on ABB's website for configuration. New keypadtdisplay also is more detailed than old 550 making startup easier as well.

    kontrol out
  33. Replies
    64
    Views
    15,792

    Got it and responded. kontrol out

    Got it and responded.

    kontrol out
  34. Replies
    64
    Views
    15,792

    I would be interested in any books you have. My...

    I would be interested in any books you have. My email is in my profile.

    kontrol out
  35. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,682

    If you're going to replace the proprietary...

    If you're going to replace the proprietary controllers to BACnet, why would you use KMC? Just install whichever line of BACnet controllers you represent.

    kontrol out
  36. Replies
    226
    Views
    41,243

    Lin is it only Modbus RTU or is it also capable...

    Lin is it only Modbus RTU or is it also capable of converting Modbus TCP to BACnet objects?

    kontrol out
  37. Lots of programmers transition back to tech...

    Lots of programmers transition back to tech roles. It's the engineers I worry about, many were just young guys out of college with no field experience so options will be slim once all the tech roles...
  38. Replies
    12
    Views
    2,230

    Appears to be a common misconception of butterfly...

    Appears to be a common misconception of butterfly valve flow rate. Most butterfly valve vendors make a 0-60% butterfly valves for modulating control.

    https://youtu.be/wwFKn0EwvRQ

    They need to...
  39. A big multinational from Germany already moved...

    A big multinational from Germany already moved graphics 100% to India about 6 months ago and just informed US offices programming is now going to India as well. I expect engineering next and techs to...
  40. Replies
    24
    Views
    3,507

    eteam sent you an email. I have booth a Bluetooth...

    eteam sent you an email. I have booth a Bluetooth and hardwire CON768.

    kontrol out
  41. Replies
    46
    Views
    6,494

    Siemens graphics and programming is now done...

    Siemens graphics and programming is now done overseas, engineering to follow and when they work out how to use VR goggles onsite bodies will be just eyes and ears for remote techs.

    I have worked...
  42. Replies
    14
    Views
    1,972

    Version 2 had no standards on graphics, whatever...

    Version 2 had no standards on graphics, whatever the programmer wanted to do in graphics. Program was monochrome. Controllers in the Pro series have green LED on inputs and red on outputs.
    ...
  43. Replies
    29
    Views
    3,601

    Also you can get some low draw relays such as...

    Also you can get some low draw relays such as Finder and Phoenix Contact PLC style ones or a Functional Devices RIB may have a low enough draw as well. Old school IDEC style icecubes are hogs, and...
  44. Replies
    29
    Views
    3,601

    I would keep the control at the BMS and the...

    I would keep the control at the BMS and the safety at the VFD. Too many things may change in regards to the controls over the life-cycle of the systems and to have to coordinate changes in multiple...
  45. Replies
    29
    Views
    3,601

    I would.prefer to run the vibration switch...

    I would.prefer to run the vibration switch directly to the drive and pick up the status via BACnet.

    kontrol out
  46. Replies
    1
    Views
    661

    Have you tried user: password pass: password or...

    Have you tried user: password pass: password or 12345? Maybe admin admin? Or asdf1234?

    Possibilities are endless.

    kontrol out
  47. If you search for Rainbow Sentinel Driver you...

    If you search for Rainbow Sentinel Driver you should be able to find a compatible download.

    kontrol out
  48. Replies
    59
    Views
    10,731

    Gentlemen (and I use that term loosly) let's stop...

    Gentlemen (and I use that term loosly) let's stop the squabbling and keep this thread on track.

    kontrol out
  49. Replies
    59
    Views
    10,731

    https://www.ctrlspecbuilder.com Best site...

    https://www.ctrlspecbuilder.com

    Best site online for generating comprehensive sequences, basic flow diagrams,, points lists and specs that are full featured.
    ...
  50. Replies
    15
    Views
    2,410

    Probably the best book on BACnet. Just the right...

    Probably the best book on BACnet. Just the right level of technical and practical knowledge. Worth the price of entry.

    The only reason Schneider has a low vendor ID is through their acquisition of...
Results 1 to 50 of 1000
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4