Example: Digital Input/Output on QEC with EtherCAT Library

Example: Digital Input/Output on QEC with EtherCAT Library

[QEC Tutorial]

This example shows how to operate the QEC-M (EtherCAT Master), QEC-RXXDF0 (EtherCAT Digital Input Slave module) and QEC-RXXD0F (EtherCAT Digital Output Slave module) through the EtherCAT Library of the 86Duino IDE to perform basic applications and to see the actual Physical status: The connected external LEDs are controlled via the EtherCAT Digital Output Slave Module and their status is received via the EtherCAT Digital Input Slave Module.

Software

Hardware

  • QEC-M-01
  • QEC-R11DF0: EtherCAT 16 Channel Digital Input Slave Module
  • QEC-R11D0F: EtherCAT 16 Channel Digital Output Slave Module
  • Others:
    • LAN Cable
    • 24V 2A Power Source

If this is your first time running the 86Duino IDE, we recommend that you read Set up the QEC-M-043T for 86Duino before proceeding with this example.

Tutorials


Learn More

You can find more information about the basic QEC applications in the EtherCAT application.
You can also explore Language or Libraries for a more detailed collection of 86Duino IDE programming.

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