Statistics FB

See Add Stats FB


Statistics FB

If you can connect a wire to a Graph FB to plot its data...

  ...then you can connect a wire to a Statistics FB to find the Statistical information for the same data.

The Statistics FB calculates various Statistical values of the data at its input-connector over one machine-cycle.


Compare with Element Properties, which are motion-values at the 'instant' of the Master Machine Angle.


Open Statistics FB dialog-box

Icon-FB-Stats

Edit the Statistics FB:

1.Double-click the Statistics FB in the graphic-area

- or -

Statistics Data-Channel dialog-box

Note: You should connect a wire to the input-connector of the Statistics FB before you select a Derivative

Statistic FB dialog-box

Statistic FB dialog-box

Select Derivative

1.Click the drop-down Derivative list box

Note: Function-Blocks have three Data-Channels at their output-connectors.

Data-Channels for a Kinematic-FB :

Data-Channels for a Force-Data FB :

Total Force/Torque, Force X, Force Y.

Note: the Data-Channels in the drop-down box are always labelled: Dis, Vel, and Acc


2.Select the data-channel: Dis, Vel, or Acc
3.Close the Statistics FB dialog-box

Optimization Parameters - Do Note Use

Numerical Estimation of Min/Max - Do Not Use


Open the Statistics Properties dialog-box

Statistic Properties dialog

Statistic Properties dialog

To open the Statistic Properties dialog-box

1.CTRL + Click the Statistics FB in the graphic-area.

The Statistics for the Data-Channel show in a Read-only dialog-box.

 

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