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Entry type: FAQ Entry ID: 99086336, Entry date: 09/08/2014
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How do you configure for a Technology CPU a global measuring probe that is connected to the SINAMICS S120?

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With a global measuring probe you can capture the position of any axis or encoder at the time of measuring.
On the other hand, a local measuring probe can only capture the position of the axis or encoder to whose drive/system it is connected.
The CU310, CU310-2, CU320 and CU320-2 of a SINAMICS S120 have digital inputs/outputs which you can use as global measuring probe inputs.

Instructions
Follow the instructions for configuring a global measuring probe in this document:

T-CPU_global_probe_S120_en.pdf ( 583 KB )

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