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FST4 - The unique Programming System for

Automation

Now with LADDER
and
CPX Support

TE-ECP / D.Staneker

FST4.10 EN /

10/27/15

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Staneker FST4. THEN ...FST4 – An Overview • • • • • • • • • • • TE-ECP / D. ELSE STEP Multitasking Programs/Functions/Function Blocks Huge Set of Operands/Variables Open Hardware Interface Open Driver Interface/Open C Interface TCP/IP Support WEB Server 10/27/15 2 .10 EN / Statement List and Ladder CPX-FEC Configuration Tool IF ...

Statement List and Ladder TE-ECP / D.10 EN / • Unreachable simple programming of sequential processes in Statement List • The graphical programming tool Ladder Diagram is available too • Both programming languages can be mixed 10/27/15 3 .Staneker FST4.

Staneker FST4.10 EN / • Easy configuration of the modular Control System • System diagnostics integrated • Actual – Nominal – Comparison • Parametrize and Go! • Festo plug and work® 10/27/15 4 .CPX-FEC Configuration Tool TE-ECP / D.

10 EN / Event SET Output Other Event RESET Output 10/27/15 5 ..IF ..Staneker FST4.. ELSE • Programming as you think • Describe the process – and program simultaneously • Have a clear concept of SET / RESET • Program in relation to the automation task IF THEN IF THEN TE-ECP / D.. THEN .

10 EN / • Unreachable simple programming of sequential processes • More than 75% of all automation tasks are sequential tasks • No other textual language can program sequences as easy as FST • Much more compact than any graphic tool • Much better online help than any other method 10/27/15 6 .STEP TE-ECP / D.Staneker FST4.

Staneker FST4.Multitasking TE-ECP / D.10 EN / • Unreachable simple method of multitasking • Program and Program Status gives complete control over simultaneous and alternative tasks • Up to 64 simultaneous tasks • Clear concept of task switching • Up to 100 function blocks may include steps • Up to 100 functions without step without task switch 10/27/15 7 .

Staneker FST4.000 Flag Words) 10/27/15 8 . 100 functions.10 EN / • Almost unlimited set of operands/variables • Up to 64 programs.Set of operands TE-ECP / D.000 Flags (10. 100 function blocks • Up to 2048 inputs and 2048 outputs = 4096 I/Os • Up to 256 Timers / 256 Counters / 256 Registers • Up to 160.

10 EN / • A script language describes the access to any hardware • New modules can be added at any time of a project • Module scripts may be updated at any time of a project 10/27/15 9 .Staneker FST4.Open hardware interface TE-ECP / D.

Staneker FST4.10 EN / Driver interface The PC based concept allows to call drivers before the FST kernel The driver interface is open New drivers can be added/updated at any time of a project C interface Open C interface to write functions in C/C++ Completely open development system for high-level language 10/27/15 10 .Open driver interface/Open C interface • • • • • • • TE-ECP / D.

and download • Debugging • Connection to the office world via DDE or OPC server 10/27/15 11 .10 EN / • FST supports Ethernet and TCP/IP for • Real Time communication between CPUs • Program up.TCP/IP support TE-ECP / D.Staneker FST4.

WEB Server Web IntraNet Ethernet • WEB server is available for all CPUs • Leading in WEB technology • WEB server for even the smallest CPU (FC34) • WEB server works simultaneously to the process control Web Ethernet TE-ECP / D.Staneker FST4.10 EN / 10/27/15 12 .

000 projects worldwide are programmed with any one of the FST versions • Thousands of FST customers worldwide • Hundreds of experienced FST programmers worldwide 10/27/15 13 .FST4 is tradition and future in one TE-ECP / D.10 EN / • More than 200.Staneker FST4.

com/ TE-ECP / D. com Internet: http://www.festo.Staneker FST4.Contact us Tel: Fax: +49/711/347-0 +49/711/347-2144 E-Mail: service_international@festo.10 EN / 10/27/15 14 .