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3. Example Project Configuration

Studio 5000 Produce Consume vs Message Block Communication • 6m 7s

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  • 2. CIP Messaging Protocol Basics

    In this video, you will learn about the producer-consumer and the explicit messaging models, benefits, and considerations.

    An Allen-Bradley Logix 5000 controller produces and consumes system shared tags.

    For two or more controllers to share produced or consumed tags, controllers must be on the...

  • 4. Adding the Remote PLC Produce Tag

    We will add the Remote PLC2 “Produce Tag”. This tag will be consumed by the “Local PLC1”.

    On the “Edit Tags” tab, create the new tag. The tag will be named, “ME_to_REMOTE_DINT” and created as a “Double Integer” data type.

    Then right-click anywhere over the tag and select Edit “ME_to_REMOTE_DIN...

  • 5. Adding the Remote PLC Consume Tag

    Let’s create the PLC “Consume tag”. On the Edit Tags tab, create another new tag. The tag will be named, “REMOTE_to_ME_DINT” and created as a “Double Integer” data type.

    Right-click anywhere over the tag and select, Edit “REMOTE_to_ME_DINT” properties. Select “Consumed” as the data type.

    Now s...