X45e

This Knowledge Base section covers the X45e platform. The software used for setting parameters, downloading firmware and monitoring is called Parameter Setting Tool. This software could in the future be added with more products but initially it is only used for X45e units. The tool and other useful items regarding X45e can be downloaded for free from MyFlexlink/Download area

RabbitMQ
Background The X45e units (Ethernet version) support RabbitMQ. RabbitMQ is a communication which uses a server as message broker instead of a direct connec...
Thu, 28 Nov, 2019 at 4:13 PM
Lua mode
Background The X45e units (Ethernet version) can be used in more generic applications. This article focuses on the Lua mode. It should be used if a functio...
Thu, 28 Nov, 2019 at 4:12 PM
PST in Configuration mode
Background The X45e units and the Parameter Setting Tool are interacting in two different modes. The difference between these are if the parameter values a...
Thu, 28 Nov, 2019 at 4:12 PM
User defined variant
Background The x45e units is mainly set as standard functions via the wizard. But it is also possible to use the function unit as a generic control. In the...
Thu, 28 Nov, 2019 at 4:11 PM
DeviceNet communication
Background The units in the X45e platform can be controlled in three ways. Either you have no communication with the units besides the four digital inputs....
Thu, 28 Nov, 2019 at 4:11 PM
Speed mode, function drive
Background The X45e function units can be used in more generic applications outside the X45e platform. This article focuses on the speed mode. It exists in...
Thu, 28 Nov, 2019 at 4:10 PM
Position mode, function drive
Background The X45e units are primarily design for the platform X45/X45e/X45H. Still they can be used for a lot of different applications. The units could ...
Thu, 28 Nov, 2019 at 4:10 PM
Logging function
Background The X45e units can be used for logging events. This is useful for measuring cycle times on a function motor, to tune in movements and for troubl...
Thu, 28 Nov, 2019 at 4:09 PM
Upgrade Boot Loader
Background The X45e units have two different circuit boards with one microprocessor each (FEG and ECO). The FEG microprocessor has a boot software which ca...
Thu, 28 Nov, 2019 at 4:09 PM
CANopen communication
Background The units in the X45e platform can be controlled in three ways. Either you have no communication with the units besides the four digital inputs....
Thu, 28 Nov, 2019 at 4:08 PM