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PLC Programming for Kollmorgen Automation Suite™

A complete graphical toolkit for PLC programming is included with Kollmorgen Automation Suite™, with support for all IEC 61131-3 programming languages. It’s fully integrated with motion programming, hardware setup and configuration, testing and debugging, HMI development, network setup and other development tools, so there’s only one software package to learn and use, and only one programming and configuration file to maintain.

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Product available worldwide
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Industry 4.0 Ready

Features

  • Open architecture provides consistent support for both IEC 61131-3 and user-defined programming constructs in a single environment
  • Graphical, drag-and-drop programming environment ensures consistency and convenience
  • Programmed modules can easily be modified and reused, increasing development speed
  • Auto-recognize feature automatically brings Kollmorgen controllers, I/O devices, drives, motors and other hardware components into the development environment
  • Programming language interchangeability allows seamless integration of different languages for different programming tasks, and even translates one IEC 61131-3 language to another

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  • Offline development and simulation capabilities allow you to create and test solutions without deploying the target hardware or putting physical components at risk

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  • Graphical cam editor makes it easy to import, create, modify and reuse complex cam profiles

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  • Multi-variable software oscilloscope and standard debugging features simplify troubleshooting and fine-tuning

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Benefits

  • Quickly create, optimize and validate motion components and templates
  • Reuse and customize function blocks to suit many different applications
  • Customize the development environment to suit your working style
  • Simplify programming of complex automation systems that incorporate multiple types of components and configurations
  • Integrate PLC programming within the same environment you use to define system topology, auto-discover and auto-configure components, create cam profiles, test and debug motion programs, and more

Get Started

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Documentation
Title Language(s) Date Size
pdfAKT2G I/O Manual EN (REV C) English 07 Dec 2021 11.67 MB Copy URL
pdfKAS IDE 30 Minutes to Motion EN (REV U) English 07 Dec 2021 709.61 KB Copy URL
pdfKAS IDE Getting Started EN (REV U) English 07 Dec 2021 2.59 MB Copy URL
pdfKAS IDE Motion Library Reference Manual EN (REV U) English 07 Dec 2021 11.31 MB Copy URL
pdfKAS IDE PLC Library Reference Manual EN (REV U) English 07 Dec 2021 2.42 MB Copy URL
pdfKAS IDE User Manual EN (REV U) English 07 Dec 2021 31.79 MB Copy URL
pdfKAS Release Notes EN (REV R) English 07 Dec 2021 613.7 KB Copy URL
pdfKAS Visualization Builder Benutzerhandbuch DE (REV F) German 05 Jul 2017 5.09 MB Copy URL
pdfKAS Visualization Builder Developer Controls Guide EN (REV A) English 01 Sep 2013 1.22 MB Copy URL
pdfKAS Visualization Builder Guía rápida ES (REV F) Spanish 05 Jul 2017 1.22 MB Copy URL
pdfKAS Visualization Builder Guide de démarrage rapide FR (REV F) French 05 Jul 2017 1.25 MB Copy URL
pdfKAS Visualization Builder HMI Panel Image Users Guide EN (REV A) English 05 Jul 2017 390.57 KB Copy URL
pdfKAS Visualization Builder Quick Guida rapida IT (REV F) Italian 05 Jul 2017 1.21 MB Copy URL
pdfKAS Visualization Builder Quick Start EN (REV F) English 05 Jul 2017 1.19 MB Copy URL
pdfKAS Visualization Builder Quick Start PT (REV F) Portuguese, Brazil 05 Jul 2017 1.18 MB Copy URL
pdfKAS Visualization Builder Quick Start TW (REV F) Chinese, Traditional 05 Jul 2017 1.46 MB Copy URL
pdfKAS Visualization Builder Quick Start ZH (REV B) Chinese, Simplified 15 Jul 2013 1.31 MB Copy URL
pdfKAS Visualization Builder Schnellstartanleitung DE (REV F) German 05 Jul 2017 1.18 MB Copy URL
pdfKAS Visualization Builder User Guide EN (REV F) English 05 Jul 2017 4.81 MB Copy URL
Catalog
Title Language(s) Date Size
Kollmorgen Automation and Motion Control English 14 Jun 2021 15.53 MB Copy URL
Kollmorgen Automation Solutions and Product Catalog EMEA English 21 Jun 2018 15.99 MB Copy URL
Article
Getting Started with PxMM UDP Communications - using Packet Sender KAS UDP Communication Introduction This application note uses the PC utility Packet Sender (download at  https://packetsender.com/) to perform simple communications between a PxMM and...
MLFB_HomeFindHomeInput with additional features The KAS IDE comes with the UDFB (User-Defined Function Block) MLFB_HomeFindHomeInput, as shown below.  The attached UDFB is an updated version with the following changes:...
AKD2G and KAS Functional Safety Landing Page  This page contains information and links related to supporting functional safety in the AKD2G drive and KAS system. [toc] Kollmorgen Products AKD2G Servo...
KAS v3.07 is now available!! New Features Modular EtherCAT Topology Module Maintenance and Reuse Multiple Machine Variants Single KAS project file ECATDeviceAction(...) to disconnect/connect devices while...
SafePLC2 Project integrated in KAS IDE software The below video demonstrates how an EtherCAT network can be created with the KAS IDE software and the FSoE parameters can be automatically shared with a BBH Safety Controller. Also, Safety Risk...

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