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MicroLogix 1100 “Stepping Motor” Control Tutorial

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Hello everyone!
In previous posts, showed you how to use the Allen Bradley MicroLogix 1100 PLC to control Servo Motor Yaskawa Sigma 7 and Mitsubishi MR J4.

Today I will guide you to control Stepper motor using an extremely popular Driver that is Leadshine DM542.

MicroLogix 1100 & Stepping Motor “Wiring Diagram”

Leadshine DM542 Driver Setting

  • DM542 Setting 1000PLS = 1 Rev.
  • R= 2K2Ω: Reduce voltage from 24VDC to 5VDC

MicroLogix 1100 “Pulse Output” Configuration use Model 1763-L16BBB (Channel 0)

  • Note: Default OUT-Output parameter will be -1, we need to change it to 2 or 3 otherwise PLC will report an error

MicroLogix-1100 “Stepping Control”

+ MicroLogix 1100 “Pulse Train Output” Program

Detailed Instruction Video


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