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    PacDrive 3

    A complete automation solution for motion-centric machines


    PacDrive 3 is based upon proven logic motion technology, which unifies PLC, motion, and robotics control functionality on a single hardware platform. With its centralized system architecture, PacDrive 3 is the ideal solution for controlling a broad range of servo-driven production and packaging machines, as well as material handling equipment and robotics, using fully integrated, IEC 61131-3-compliant program structures. More than 80.000 machines worldwide are controlled by PacDrive to this day.

  • PacDrive3 - Scalable Automation Solution

    For years, PacDrive control technology has allowed users to have synchronized multi-axial motion, PLC functionality, and robotic control on a single hardware platform. This open technology utilizing international standards is aimed at reducing hardware and software complexity.
 

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Features

  • • One integrated, scalable automation platform, scalable controller performance from 0 to 130 servo drives and robot axes
  • • Single controller solution for motion, PLC logic, and communication; no additional and/or proprietary hardware required for the complete machine (incl. robotics)
  • • One programming tool / one program for the complete machine, IEC 61131-3-compliant programming design 
  • • Software can be ported between platforms 
  • • Fully integrated Ethernet-based communication using Sercos for I/O, drive and safe communication 
  • • Open system, supporting other field busses as well as TCP/IP communication 
  • • One of the most flexible drive solutions with single and multiaxis drive solutions, cabinet based and as well integrated servo drives 
  • • EcoStruxure™ Machine Expert (formerly known as SoMachine) based tools, supporting the engineering process, including safety programming/parameterizing,commissioning and diagnostics 
  • • Embedded safety approach with safe logic controller, safe I/Os, safe drives and safe communication over Sercos Automation bus for safety solutions up to SIL 3, PLe (according to IEC 61508: 2010, EN/ISO 13849: 2008) 
  • • Robotic solutions (kinematic packages, including drives, electronics and software) up to IP 65

Technology platforms

 

Lexium 52 & Motors

Stand alone servo drives from 0.4 and 7 kW for PacDrive based automation solutions
 

Lexium 62 & Motors

Multiaxis servo drives and servo motors from 0,95 to 24 kW for PacDrive based automation solutions
 

Lexium 62 ILM

Multiaxis integrated servo drives from 0.31 to 1.91 kW for automation solutions based on PacDrive 3
 

Lexium MAX

Multi-axes systems for 1, 2 or 3 dimensional positioning solutions
 

Modicon TM5

IP20 modular I/O system for complex machines or installations (up to 2400 I/Os)
 

Modicon TM7

IP67 modular I/O system for machines or installations in harsh environment

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