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DRO RS232 output for position feedback

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Yes, it can be done with the Protocol block.  You'll want to get more familiar with the specific strings needed to interface with the Mitutoyo by first using a raw terminal program like Brays terminal to get what you'll need to implement into the PLC program.


Find a computer that still has a serial port, install the terminal program, connect it to the counter, and start sending codes to figure out the response format. 

Joe T.

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