C-more Micro-Graphic family
of operator interfaces now offers a 4-inch TFT color touch screen HMI panel.
The panel features a 320 x 240 dot display; 32,768 colors provide clear and
colorful graphics for vibrant and intuitive screens. The free programming
software offers the choice of using built-in objects or importing custom
graphics. The user can create and save custom objects and graphics to software
libraries to access multiple projects. The 4 inch touch panel is equipped with
a standard Type B USB programming port, a serial communications port, PLC
drivers and five durable function keys with LED indicators. The unit offers 3.2
kB memory, LED backlight, multistate bitmap support and Windows font support. C-more Micro's 320 x 240
screen allows either portrait or landscape installation when space is a
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Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.