Stepper motor is one of the simple, inexpensive motors that can accurately control rotational angles, so it is widely used in machines. Today plc247.com will guide you to use PLC S7-1200 to control stepper motor in the simplest and easiest way.
I use 2 Phase (4 wires) stepper motor and Leadshine DM542 Motor Driver, this is a very common driver used in machines.
S7-1200 & Stepping Motor “Connection Diagram”
Leadshine DM542 Stepping Driver
- Stepping Driver Setting 1000 (PLS) = 1 (Revolution)
- R= 2K2Ω: Reduce voltage from 24VDC to 5VDC
Siemens S7-1200 Pulse Output Configuration
plc247.com recommends Reset PLC before loading program
Axis1 Parameters Setting
+ Basic parameters
+ Extended parameters
+ Step ON/OFF Control
+ Axis Reset Command
+ Axis Jog Process
+ Axis Position Control
Project Video Tutorial
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