13 Mar 2019
Almost all PLC programming makes use of IEC 61131-3 programming languages such as Ladder Diagram, Structured Text, or Function Block Diagram, which can at times limit the functionality of a control system. Fortunately, GE’s PLCs have the option of using C function blocks thanks to the PACSystems C Programmer’s Toolkit, which can allow complex tasks to be handled much easier, ultimately leading to a more streamlined process with greater functionality.
In this Tech Tip, we’ll show you how to create and run blocks of C code on an Rx3i system using Proficy Machine Edition (PME). More