PLC stands for Programmable Logic Controller. This miniature industrial computer interfaces robot system components, making sure everything runs smoothly.
While not necessary for every robot workcell, a PLC is recommended for many robot systems, especially those that are more complex. A valuable interfacing component, PLCs manage the communications between controllers, part positioners, robots, safety peripherals, and more.
Interested in purchasing a PLC from RobotWorx? Contact RobotWorx' Parts and Service Department or call 740-251-4312 for pricing and information.