Depending on the application, a single PLC model can be utilised for several operations. Easy to install and troubleshoot: Installation time for hard wired relay-based systems is longer than for PLC-based control panels.
A logic controller (LC) is an industrial computer that monitors inputs and outputs and makes choices depending on the programme stored in the PLC's memory. The usage of PLCs aids in the reduction of human decision-making efforts, resulting in increased efficiency.
Ability to interface / communicate with computers.
Rugged construction - can operate in extremely harsh conditions.
Economical in long term.
Higher production rates and productivity, more efficient resource use, greater product quality, improved safety, shorter labour workweeks, and shorter factory lead times are all benefits typically attributed to automation.