Some of the topics contained in this book include:
•The PID Control Algorithm and how it works.
•Programming & Setup of the RSLogix 500 PID instruction.
•Understanding the Control Block Addressing.
•Proper selection of the Operational Time Mode.
•Setting an appropriate Loop Update Time interval.
•Scaling for Process & Control Variables.
•Important PID Terminology & Definitions.
•The Ziegler-Nichols Method of Tuning.
The main objectives of this book are to provide a beneficial and practical resource to those who may be new to ladder logic programming and the various methods used in process control applications.