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Programmable Logic Controllers: Hardware and Programming, 4th Edition

By: Max Rabiee
Copyright: 2018
Subject: Electricity / Electronics
Description
Programmable Logic Controllers: Hardware and Programming provides an introduction to PLCs and their applications in process and industrial control systems. The text begins with basic hardware and programming concepts and then progresses to system-level applications.
  • To prepare technicians to meet the needs of industry, the author has taken a highly practical approach, covering PLC applications, maintenance, testing, and troubleshooting.
  • Illustrations and examples help to explain abstract concepts, and review questions at the end of each chapter allow students to practice what they have learned.
  • The thoroughly updated new edition includes a new chapter on RSLogix5000 programming and expanded coverage of HMI (human machine interface) applications.
  • For additional hands-on learning, a Lab Manual is available.
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Text 414 978-1-63126-932-5
Programmable Logic Controllers: Hardware and Programming provides an introduction to PLCs and their applications in process and industrial control systems. The text begins with basic hardware and programming concepts and then progresses to system-level applications.
  • To prepare technicians to meet the needs of industry, the author has taken a highly practical approach, covering PLC applications, maintenance, testing, and troubleshooting.
  • Illustrations and examples help to explain abstract concepts, and review questions at the end of each chapter allow students to practice what they have learned.
  • The thoroughly updated new edition includes a new chapter on RSLogix5000 programming and expanded coverage of HMI (human machine interface) applications.
  • For additional hands-on learning, a Lab Manual is available.
Many illustrations and examples found throughout the textbook and several activities in the Lab Manual are based on the LogixPro 500 PLC Simulator Software, which is developed by and available from The Learning Pit. To learn more about this software or to purchase it, visit www.thelearningpit.com.
Online Text, 1yr. Individual Subscription (Instant Access) 978-1-63126-933-2
Online Textbook. All content from the print textbook is included with exact page reproductions to ensure that students do not miss any important information or illustrations. Navigation is easy with a linked table of contents, and the search function helps students to easily find information.

Instant Access. Upon purchase, you will receive a key code to redeem at the G-W Online Textbooks site. Note: There is no physical product shipped via the mail. To learn more visit, “How do I purchase G-W Online Textbooks?”
Online Learning Suite, 1yr. Individual Access Key Code 978-1-63126-935-6
The Online Learning Suite for Programmable Logic Controllers: Hardware and Programming offers a complete learning package that is accessible through any Internet-enabled device, including computers, smartphones, and tablets. Students can study in the classroom or on the go: whenever or wherever it is most convenient.

Instructional materials included are:
  • Online Textbook. All content from the print textbook is included with exact page reproductions to ensure that students do not miss any important information or illustrations. Navigation is easy with a linked table of contents, and the search function helps students to easily find information.
  • Online Lab Manual. This is an exact reproduction of the printed lab manual with features that provide options to meet classroom needs. Pages can be printed on demand for assignment, or students can complete their assignments online using embedded form fields and then print or e-mail the results for grading.
Bundle (Text + Online Learning Suite, 1yr. Individual Access Key Code) 978-1-63126-936-3
Bundle includes a copy of the Student Textbook and Online Learning Suite 1yr. Individual Subscription.
Common Cartridge, 1yr. Individual Access Key Code 978-1-63563-956-8

Integrate Goodheart-Willcox content within your Learning Management System for a seamless user experience for both you and your students. LMS-ready content in Common Cartridge format facilitates single sign-on integration and gives you control of student enrollment and student data. With a Common Cartridge integration, you can access the LMS features and tools you are accustomed to using and G-W course resources in one convenient location—your LMS.

When you incorporate G-W content into your courses via Common Cartridge, you have the flexibility to customize and structure the content to meet the educational needs of your students. You may also choose to add your own content to the course.

Students purchase their Individual Access Key Code packets from the school bookstore. After accessing their course via your LMS, the student simply enters their Access Key Code for instant access to all student content.

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CONTENT

  • Online Textbook
  • E-Flash Cards
  • Matching Activities
  • Vocabulary Games
  • Online Lab Manual (with digital form fields)

INSTRUCTOR RESOURCES

  • Online Instructor Resources provide access to the instructor support materials used most, all in one convenient location. Resource materials include an introduction and LogixPro files. Chapter resource content includes Textbook and Lab Manual Answer Keys, Lesson Plans, and Presentations for PowerPoint®. Assessment Software & Question Pools includes the ExamView® Assessment Suite v9.1 Software and Question Bank Files. Files are provided in various formats (PDF, DOCX, PPSX, PPTX, and ZIP). These types of files will require compatible programs.
Bundle (Text + Common Cartridge, 1yr. Individual Access Key Code) 978-1-63563-957-5
Bundle includes Print Text and Common Cartridge access key code.
Laboratory Manual 340 978-1-63126-934-9
The student Lab Manual provides hands-on practice to be completed in the school lab setting under the guidance of an instructor or trainer. Aligned to the text, the Lab Manual enables students to demonstrate learning in a very practical and thoroughly engaging manner.

Many illustrations and examples found throughout the textbook and several activities in the Lab Manual are based on the LogixPro 500 PLC Simulator Software, which is developed by and available from The Learning Pit. To learn more about this software or to purchase it, visit www.thelearningpit.com.

Bundle (Text + Lab Manual) 978-1-63563-163-0
Bundle includes Student Textbook and Lab Manual.
Instructor's Resource CD 978-1-63126-937-0
This Instructor’s Resource CD contains the following items:
  • Instructor’s Resources. An introduction and overview of teaching material. Files are in Portable Document Format (PDF).
  • LogixPro Files. Files for lab activities and figures from the textbook for use in LogixPro.
  • Answer Keys. Chapter Answer Keys in PDF format.
  • Lesson Plans. Customizable daily Lesson Plans in Microsoft Word (DOCX) format.
System Requirements
Windows®:
Intel® Pentium® dual-core processor 2GHz or equivalent, Windows® 7/8/10, 2GB RAM, Internet Explorer®, allow active content, and Adobe® Reader® (free download).
*Internet connection required to access web links and free downloads.

Macintosh®: Intel® processor 2GHz or equivalent, Mac OS® X v10.6 or higher, 2GB RAM, Safari®, allow active content, and Adobe® Reader® (free download).
*Internet connection required to access web links and free downloads.

The LogixPro files found on this Resource CD are based on the LogixPro 500 PLC Simulator Software, which is developed by and available from The Learning Pit. To learn more about this software or to purchase it, visit www.thelearningpit.com.
ExamView® Assessment Suite CD 978-1-63126-938-7
The ExamView® Assessment Suite allows you to quickly and easily create, administer, and score paper and online tests. The ExamView® Assessment Suite includes the ExamView® Test Generator, ExamView® Test Manager, and ExamView® Test Player.

System Requirements
Windows®:
Windows® 7, 8, or 10 (32 or 64-bit); Intel® Pentium® dual-core processor 2GHz or higher (or equivalent); 2GB RAM; 500MB hard disk space; Monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768 or higher resolution; Internet connection to access the Web publishing and content update features.

Macintosh®: Mac OS® 10.9, 10.10, or 10.11; Intel® Processor 2GHz or higher; 32-bit and 64-bit Kernel and Extensions; 2GB RAM; 300MB hard disk space; Monitor capable of displaying 1024 x 768 or higher resolution; Internet connection to access the Web publishing and content update features.
Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License over 620 slides 978-1-63126-939-4
Individual License. This product contains presentations in PowerPoint format for each of the 18 chapters, comprising over 620 slides of instructional material.

The presentations are best viewed in PowerPoint 2003 or higher or in the PowerPoint Viewer. If viewed in earlier versions of PowerPoint, they may not display properly. Also provided is a link that allows download of the current version of PowerPoint Viewer. Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.

System Requirements
Windows®:
Intel® Pentium® dual-core processor 2GHz or equivalent, Windows® 7/8/10, 2GB RAM, Internet Explorer®, allow active content, PowerPoint® Viewer (free download), and Adobe® Reader® (free download).
*Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.

Macintosh®: Intel® processor 2GHz or equivalent, Mac OS® X v10.6 or higher, 256MB RAM, Safari®, allow active content, PowerPoint® Viewer (free download for Mac OS® 9.X), and Adobe® Reader® (free download).
*Internet connection required to access web links, streaming content, and free downloads.
Online Instructor Resources, 1yr. Individual Access Key Code 978-1-63126-940-0
The Online Instructor Resources 1yr. Individual Access Key Code provides 365 days of individual access to the classroom materials used most—all in one convenient location. This provides instructor access to the online textbook, lab manual, LogixPro files, answer keys, lesson plans, PowerPoint® presentations, and ExamView® Assessment Suite Software with question banks.

The RSL files located within the LogixPro Files of Text Figures and LogixPro Files of Lab Activities ZIP files are based on the LogixPro 500 PLC Simulator Software, which is developed by and available from The Learning Pit. To learn more about this software or to purchase it, visit www.thelearningpit.com.

‡To order this item, please call 800.323.0440.
Table of Contents
1. Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) Overview
2. PLC Selection, Components, and Communication
3. Number Systems and Codes
4. Input/Output Devices and Motor Controls
5. Creating Relay Logic Diagrams
6. PLC Programming
7. Programming Logic Gate Functions in PLCs
8. PLC Timer Instructions
9. PLC Counter Instructions
10. PLC Math Instructions
11. PLC Compare, Jump, and MCR Instructions
12. PLC Subroutine Functions
13. PLC Logic and Bit Shift Instructions
14. Data Handling Instructions
15. Sequencer Instructions
16. Troubleshooting and Servicing the PLC System
17. PLC Networks in Manufacturing
18. Programming with RSLogix 5000 Software
Look Inside
Online Text, 1yr. Individual Subscription (Instant Access)
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Front Matter (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Electricity / Electronics)
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Chapter 6 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Electricity / Electronics)
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Chapter 9 (g-wonlinetextbooks.com, Electricity / Electronics)
Instructor's Presentations for PowerPoint® CD, Individual License
PPS
Chapter 6 (PPS, 2.09 MB)
PPS
Chapter 9 (PPS, 2.03 MB)
About the Author(s)

Max Rabiee - earned his Ph.D. in electrical engineering from the University of Kentucky. He has taught electrical engineering (EE) and electrical/computer engineering technology (ECET) courses for over 20 years. Dr. Rabiee is a registered professional engineer (since 1988) who worked as a control engineer for several years. He was a senior electrical engineer for over four years in charge of medium and large industrial control projects.

Dr. Rabiee is a member of the American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE), the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), the National Association of Industrial Technology (NAIT), the Eta Kappa Nu Electrical Engineering Honor Society, and the Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society.