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Operators

operators

Emergency Stop

Two position red trigger action and non-illuminated push button (mushroom head). Usually used in emergency events.

  • Normally closed contact type

emergency stop

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Emergency Stop # Input Bool Emergency stop activated.

Push Buttons

Illuminated push button available in three different colors (green: start, yellow: reset, and red: stop). The push button can be used as a momentary or alternate action, according to the selected configuration.

  • Stop button is normally closed

push buttons

Configurations

Momentary Action

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
(Start, Reset or Stop) Button # Input Bool Pressed.
(Start, Reset or Stop) Button # (Light) Output Bool Light on/off.

Alternate Action

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
(Start, Reset or Stop) Button # Input Bool Toggle on/off.
(Start, Reset or Stop) Button # (Light) Output Bool Light on/off.

Light Indicators

Panel mount light indicator. Commonly used on instrument panels for safety applications or status indication.

  • Available in four colors (blue, red, green and yellow)

light indicators

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Light Indicator (Blue, Red, Green or Yellow) # Output Bool Light on/off.

Selector

Non-illuminated selector switch mainly used to define the current state of a variable or task. Left-click and drag to toggle between states. State 0 is selected by default.

selector

Configurations

2 Position

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Selector # (State 0) Input Bool State 0 selected.
Selector # (State 1) Input Bool State 1 selected.

3 Position (A)

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Selector # (State 1) Input Bool State 1 selected.
Selector # (State 2) Input Bool State 2 selected.

3 Position (B)

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Selector # (State 1) Input Bool State 1 selected.
Selector # (State 2) Input Bool State 2 selected.

Potentiometer

Used to generate an analog value proportional to the knob rotation. The selected configuration can define the value range.

potentiometer

Configurations

[0, 10] V

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Potentiometer # (V) Input Float Current value.

[-10, 10] V

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Potentiometer # (V) Input Float Current value.

[-5, 5] V

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Potentiometer # (V) Input Float Current value.

Digital Display

Allows numerical values to be displayed during the simulation. The selected configuration defines the value range and data type.

digital display

Configurations

[0, 10] V

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Digital Display # Output Float Displays value.

[-10, 10] V

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Digital Display # Output Float Displays value.

Integer

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Digital Display # Output Integer Displays value.

BCD

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Digital Display # Output Unsigned packed BCD Displays value.

Hexadecimal

Tag Controller I/O Type Description
Digital Display # Output Hexadecimal Displays value.

Electric Switchboard

Used to design an electric board with operators.

electric switchboard

Column

Metal structure typically used to hold an electric switchboard.

column