Siemens S7 200 SMART PLC 6ES7 288-1ST40-0AA0 is designed to suit the needs of developing markets that have higher pressures of price and demands on performance. Providing an excellent performance-to-price ratio, SIMATIC S7-200 SMART PLC when combined with other SMART drive products from Siemens helps in building extremely cost effective efficient automation solutions.
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Basics about this S7200 SMART PLC
1) For programming of this PLC you need Micro win SMART software. Its similar like Micro win. If you have project backup of S7 200 PLC then same you can open in Micro win SMART by changing only extension as .SMART and download in S7200 SMART PLC.
2) S7200 SMART PLC having CPU range starting from ST/SR20,ST/SR30,ST/SR40 and ST/SR60
Its depend upon the IO handling capacity and memory of PLC. (Sr means relay output and ST means Standard output)
1) Onboard Ethernet (RJ45) Port for communication with PC. No need any more MPI/PPI cable for downloading or uploading program
2) With Same ethernet port you can communicate with HMI,SCADA(PC Access OPC),PLC's( LOGO!/S7200 SMART/S71200/S7300/S7400/S71500) via GET PUT ( No Profinet/TCP communication)
3) High speed counter and pulse output
4) SMS functionality via Modem
5) On board RS485 board for Serial, USS , Free port communication,Modbus RTU
6) Signal board of RS232/RS485
7) Motion Functionality :- Cost effective solution for Motion-Micro Automation application with V20/V90 drive.
7) PID control via Wizard
8) Communication Capability
a) S7 connection with SIMATIC PLC via GET/PUT
b) OPC communication via PC access OPC server
c) Modbus RTU communication via RS485
d) Ethernet communication with SIMATIC HMI
e) USS / Free port protocol communication. (Bard-code scanner/Serial Printer/weighing scale etc)
f) Profibus Slave card : communication with Any SIMATIC /Non SIMATIC Profibus Master
9) It has 8MB memory for data logging
10) Any Micro SD memory card can be used for Firmware update /Program upload/Download/Reset factory default
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