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Limiting Output Using angle sensor

Ryan Bland 3 weeks ago in IQANdesign updated by Gustav Widén (System support) 6 days ago 2

I would like to limit a Tilt function using a angle sensor , In other words limit the Cylinder Stroke not to bottom out on both ends 

0-5 % on the Angle Sensor = 0% Output

5-10% on the Angle Sensor = 75 % Output

10% -90 % on the Angle Sensor = 100 % Output 

90%-95 on the Angle Sensor = 75% Output 

95%-100% on the Angle Sensor = 0 % Output 

Effectively the stroke will be from 5%-95% Angle Sensor 

How would the Maths Look ?

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Hi Ryan,

You could try a limiting vector like this:
Var_1:=Vector(Tilt Sum,(0,0),(10,100),(95,100)(100,0))

Use this vector output to limit your tilt valve.

Nick.


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Not sure if you already sorted it out? 

For this function, I'd choose Object list over Qcode and place the multi-vector in limiting, but the basic functionality is the same as Nick suggeted. There is an introduction to limiting objects here: