What Is A PLC?

PLC stands for Programmable Logic Controller. This miniature industrial computer interfaces robot system components, making sure everything runs smoothly.

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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 877-762-6881 for pricing and information.