An important message to our customers and community

An important message to our customers and community

3/24/2020 An important message to our customers and community: Today Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers issued Emergency Order ‘Safer at Home’ that closes all non-essential businesses.  Under this order Professional Control Corporation (PCC) is considered an essential business...
Video Comparison: Remote Maintenance with Tosibox® and Ewon®

Video Comparison: Remote Maintenance with Tosibox® and Ewon®

In our latest video, we compare remote maintenance products from TOSIBOX® and Ewon® in terms of security, ease of use and setup, and cost.  Tosibox brochure TOSIBOX® Lock 200 is an intelligent remote access and networking device that serves as an endpoint for secure...
What is IO-Link?

What is IO-Link?

IO-Link is a serial, digital communication protocol for use in automation technology. It is used to connect sensors or actuators to an automation system. With IO-Link, the “last meter” of communication with sensors and actuators is digitized. IO-Link is standardized...
DMC: Using a Siemens S7-1500 PLC as a Modbus TCP Client

DMC: Using a Siemens S7-1500 PLC as a Modbus TCP Client

Many thanks to DMC who published this fantastic blog post on using a Siemens S7-1500 PLC as a Modbus TCP Client.  By Christina Keefe on 11/14/2019 Do you need to access data from a Modbus TCP Server on your S7-1500 PLC? If so, then do not fret, I will walk through...
FrontCom® Vario service interfaces

FrontCom® Vario service interfaces

Efficient access to systems and processesFrontCom® Vario – even more flexible thanks to new inserts Protected service interfaces on switch cabinets allow a wealth of service work to be performed during ongoing operation and effectively increase availability and...
IGUS triflex® R clips installation on UR robot

IGUS triflex® R clips installation on UR robot

Do you operate a UR collaborative robotic arm? Watch as our friends at Apodius GmbH install the igus® triflex® R cable management system for collaborative robots. Want to learn more about Collaborative Robots or Igus? Contact PCC...
Integrated Servo Cuts Costs & Saves Space

Integrated Servo Cuts Costs & Saves Space

SV160E2 Networked Series Integrated Servo Motor + Controller + DriveAMCI releases the SV160E2 Integrated Servo Motor, expanding their line of motion controllers beyond stepper technology.  The SV160E2 incorporates a servo motor, drive, and controller in a single...
PCC introduces Weidmueller to our product offerings!

PCC introduces Weidmueller to our product offerings!

Application rangeCustom-fit solutions for recurring applicationsWhile panels are indeed configured individually, various recurring application fields within the panel are a permanent fixture in almost all industries.We have identified and developed special solutions...
How to Properly Select Solid State Relays

How to Properly Select Solid State Relays

A solid state relay (SSR) is an electronic device that switches loads on or off when an external voltage or signal is applied to its control terminals. The lack of moving parts in an SSR allows it to switch much faster than electromechanical relays while avoiding the...