Forge/OS Basic Control Panel is an example design to demonstrate how to setup a basic control panel to run Forge/OS with your robotic cell. This example demonstrates the hardware needed to setup up I/O interfaces including pneumatics and fieldbus connectors, Forge/CTRL is ready to interface with robots, machine tools, PLCs, vision systems, force sensors and other peripherals.
Whether you are just getting started with automation or you need a simple controller to manage the peripheral of your robotic cell, then this example is an excellent starting point for you. A simple solution to get your robot cell fully functional and deployed as fast as possible.
See the full tech specs, wiring diagrams, and BOM, in the downloadable files below.
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- 8 digital inputs
- 8 digital outputs
- EIP pneumatic module with 8 individually controlled pneumatic ports
- 24″ x 24″ Rittal enclosure
- 1X USB bulkhead
- 2X ethernet bulkheads (one to external network, one to device network)
- 120V AC, 60hz, 15A (sized for this example)
Forge Control Panel Reference Design BOM
Forge Control Panel Reference Design - 3D CAD
Forge Control Panel Reference - Door modifications
Forge Control Panel Reference Design - Housing modifications
Forge Control Panel Reference Design - Back panel modifications
Forge Control Panel Reference Design - Electrical Schematic