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Entry type: Application example Entry ID: 35126197, Entry date: 03/18/2005

Measuring & Sensor Technology

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Measuring & Sensor Technology – Recording, measuring and evaluation of non-electrical values

The SIMATIC S7-200 components used in those application examples are currently phased out.
Those applications can be realized even more effective and easier with the new SIMATIC S7-1200.

Many useful information and applications with SIMATIC S7-1200 are available under entry-ID: 35923253 

 MAS 6: Quality assurance through weighing, controlling and recording
Recording and processing weights with SIMATIC S7-200 and SIWAREX MS

The MAS 6 is particularly suitable for use on simple automation tasks in the field of quality assurance. For example, to check packages for completeness by monitoring their weight.  more

 MAS 27: Flexible Decoding and Processing of Data Matrix Codes
Reading, processing and Visualisation of 1D and 2D codes with the SIMATIC HawkEye handheld scanner, SIMATIC S7-200 and the TD 400C text display

The MAS 27 is particularly suitable for industrial and commercial applications which require identification/localization of parts.  more
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