Bulletin 1768 CompactLogix™ and Compact GuardLogix® controllers are ideal for small to mid-size applications that require safety, motion, and/or complex communications. These controllers offer integrated serial, EtherNet/IP™ or ControlNet™ channels, and modular DeviceNet™ communications. They support as many as 30 I/O modules and as many as 16 motion axes.
Rockwell Automation announces that as of January 2020, our Bulletin 1768 CompactLogix ControlNet modules and web server modules will be discontinued and no longer available for sale. To support your transition, we recommend that you migrate to our CompactLogix 5370 or CompactLogix 5380 control platform.
Rockwell Automation announces that as of July 2020, our Bulletin 1768-L43 and 1768-L45 CompactLogix controllers will be discontinued and no longer available for sale. To support your transition, we recommend that you migrate to our CompactLogix 5370 or CompactLogix 5380 control platform.
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Use RSLogix 5000 programming software (version 20 and previous) from Rockwell Software® to design and configure your system with 1768-L4x or 1768-L4xS controllers.
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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