ControlLogix 5570 Controllers

Our ControlLogix® 5570 Controllers are available in standard, safety, extreme temperature, and On-Machine models suitable for process, motion, discrete, and high-availability applications. As part of our Integrated Architecture™ system, these controllers use the Studio 5000 Automation Engineering & Design Environment™ and common network protocols. These high-performance controllers provide a common control engine with a common development environment for all control disciplines.

Bulletin 1756 ControlLogix 5570 Controllers
  • Overview
  • What's New
  • Product Selection
  • Specifications
  • Software
  • Documentation
  • Resources
  • Applications

Features

  • Supports Integrated Motion on EtherNet/IP™, integrated Sercos™ motion, and analog motion
  • Supports full controller redundancy and removal and Removal Insertion Under Power (RIUP)
  • Communicates via EtherNet/IP, ControlNet™, DeviceNet™, Data Highway Plus™, Remote I/O, SynchLink, and third-party process and device networks
  • Lets you program using relay ladder logic, structured text, function block, and SFC languages
  • Includes conformal coating on products that include a "K" in the catalog number, to help protect in harsh environments
  • Includes a 1756 Slim Power Supply option for series B and C standard and 1756 XT Chassis, which offers a 29% reduction in width when space is limited

On-Machine Controllers

  • Delivers standard and safety On-Machine™ control that increases uptime and reduces cost
  • Minimizes hardware in the control cabinet with placement directly on the machine

GuardLogix Safety Controllers

  • Provides safety and integrated motion in the same chassis
  • Offer TUV certification for SIL 3 functional safety (controller and safety partner required)
  • Simplifies machine architecture and reduce system footprint with the Armor GuardLogix controller
  • Can operate in environments with -25...70°C (-13...158°F) when used independently
  • Can operate in environments with -20...70°C (-4...158°F) when used with FLEX™ I/O-XT modules

Extreme Environment Controllers

  • Can operate in environments with -25...70°C (-13...158°F) when used independently
  • Can operate in environments with -20...70°C (-4...158°F) when used with FLEX™ I/O-XT modules

Product Comparison

Feature
5580 Controllers
5570 Controllers
Performance

5x-20x

(Compared to a ControlLogix 5570 controller)

2x

(Compared to a ControlLogix 5560 controller)

Embedded Ethernet Port 1 gigabit (Gb)
No
Local Programming Port USB USB
Energy Storage Module (ESM) Included Yes Yes
Onboard Display Included Yes Yes
Supported in Studio 5000 Automation Engineering & Design Environment™ Yes Yes
Non-volatile Memory Secure Digital card Secure Digital card
Max. User Memory 40 MB 32 MB
Max. I/O Points 128,000 digital; 4,000 analog 128,000 digital; 4,000 analog

Additional Information

Rockwell Automation® Integrated Architecture Solutions provide the foundation to drive plantwide optimization efficiently and effectively, enabling you to respond competitively to the economy and changes in consumer demand.

ControlLogix Controller Platform Expands Its On-Machine Product Line

Our On-Machine™ controller platform now includes Armor™ ControlLogix® 5573 and Armor GuardLogix® 5573 controllers. This platform helps reduce downtime and costs, simplify troubleshooting, and improve time to market by moving the controller closer to the application or on the machine. These controllers offers up to 8 MB memory for additional application space.

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Armor ControlLogix and Armor GuardLogix Product Profile

 

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Specifications

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ControlLogix Controllers Specifications Technical Data1756-TD001

Certifications

5560 ControlLogix Standard Controllers

  • c-UL-us
  • CSA
  • CE
  • C-Tick
  • ATEX
  • KC
  • FM

5560 GuardLogix Safety Controllers

  • c-UL-us
  • CSA
  • CE
  • C-Tick
  • ATEX
  • KC
  • FM
  • TÜV

5560 ControlLogix Extreme Environment Controllers

  • c-UL-us
  • CSA
  • CE
  • C-Tick
  • ATEX
  • KC
  • FM

5570 ControlLogix Standard Controllers

  • c-UL-us
  • CE
  • C-Tick
  • ATEX
  • KC

5570 GuardLogix Safety Controllers

  • c-UL-us
  • CE
  • C-Tick
  • ATEX
  • KC
  • FM
  • TÜV

5570 ControlLogix Extreme Environment Controllers

  • c-UL-us
  • CE
  • C-Tick
  • ATEX
  • KC

5570 Armor GuardLogix On-Machine Safety Controller

  • c-UL-us
  • CE
  • RCM
  • KC
  • TÜV

For TÜV and SIL certification details, see the Safety Certificates and SIL link.

Certifications apply when product is marked. See our Product Certification site for Declarations of Conformity, certificates and other certification details.

Product Certifications

See our Product Certification site for Declarations of Conformity, certificates and other certification details.

Software

Use RSLogix 5000 programming software (5560 Controllers) or the Studio 5000 Logix Designer software (5570 Controllers) from Rockwell Software® to design and configure your ControlLogix® or GuardLogix® system.

The controllers and modules you select, along with your network configuration, determine what additional software packages you need to configure and program your system. Additional required software may include RSNetWorx configuration software and RSLinx communication software.

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Additional software products are available from Rockwell Software.

Documentation

TitleNumberDownload
Integrated Architecture BrochureIA-BR005
Safety Capabilities BrochureSAFETY-BR011
GuardLogix Product Profile1756-PP009
ControlLogix Programmable Automation Controllers Product Profile1756-PP015
ControlLogix Redundancy Product Profile1756-PP017
Armor ControlLogix and Armor GuardLogix Product Profile1756-PP019
Conformal Coating Protecting Your Investment Product ProfileIA-PP001
ControlLogix Selection Guide1756-SG001
ControlLogix Controllers Specifications Technical Data1756-TD001
ControlLogix System User Manual1756-UM001
GuardLogix Controllers User Manual1756-UM020
GuardLogix 5570 Controllers User Manual1756-UM022
ControlLogix Enhanced Redundancy System User Manual1756-UM535
Logix5000 Controllers Common Procedures Programming Manual1756-PM001
GuardLogix Controller Systems Safety Reference Manual1756-RM093
Logix5000 Controllers Design Considerations Reference Manual1756-RM094
GuardLogix 5570 and Compact GuardLogix 5370 Controllers Safety Reference Manual 1756-RM099
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Product Certifications

See our Product Certification site for Declarations of Conformity, certificates and other certification details.

Configuration & Selection Tools

Other Resources

  • Drives and Motion Accelerator Toolkit — Use selection tools, layout & wiring drawings, and HMI files to design, install, operate, and maintain a Rockwell Automation® drive system.
  • EtherNet/IP Capacity Tool — Calculate resources used by a proposed EtherNet/IP™ network.
  • Firmware Updates — Log in to get support for firmware updates.
  • Logix Designer Start Page — Use these videos (formerly RSLogix™ 5000 Start Pages) to quickly learn important tasks in Studio 5000™ Logix Designer application.
  • PLC-5/SLC Interactive Migration Tool — Migrate your PLC-5 or SLC system to a Logix-based solution using products such as the I/O Wiring Conversion System.
  • Procurement Specifications — Visit our online resource to find the procurement specifications for this product.
  • Software Updates — Log in to get support for software updates.
  • Knowledgebase — Visit our online resource for technical information, support chat and forums, software updates, and product safety advisories/notices.


Applications

Our ControlLogix® controllers offer the memory, speed, and processing capabilities to meet the demands of basic plant floor applications to high-performance process and motion applications.

  • Energy & Power Generation
  • Food & Beverage; Dary
  • Mining & Metals
  • On-ship
  • Pulp & Paper
  • Railway/Subway & On-vehicle
  • Water/Wastewater

For process applications, these controllers:

  • offer increased capacity, letting you execute more control strategies in each task
  • significantly improve the amount of information to be exchanged between control and supervisory layers
  • offer a significant improvement in the performance of redundant control applications

For motion applications, these controllers:

  • provide high-speed motion command and axis trajectory planner execution for complex, high-performance motion applications
  • are optimized for control of high performance motion drives on EtherNet/IP™ or Sercos™ interface
  • support as many as 100 axes of integrated motion

For discrete applications, these controllers:

  • significantly improve controller scan times using a faster dual-core CPU
  • offer improved communication rates
  • provide faster cross-loading for redundancy systems

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