FAQ

Changes from RC7M to the RC8 Controller
Response You can find a summary of the changes from RC7M to the RC8 controller listed at the link below.  This summary includes both hardware and software ...
Tue, 8 Jun, 2021 at 9:48 AM
Can you unplug or plug a teach pendant with the power on?
Response  No, you should never unplug or plug in the pendant while the controller power is on.  Always power down the controller and wait a few seconds bef...
Wed, 7 Jul, 2021 at 3:46 PM
RC7/RC8/RC8A/UL SCCR Ratings
Response The Short Circuit Current Rating (SCCR) is as follows for the controllers listed below.  This information should also be listed on the controller ...
Tue, 27 Apr, 2021 at 7:27 PM
Do all IO's stop when E-Stop signal is activated? (RC8 & COBOTTA)
Response Only the IO that is relative to the e-stop or motor running will stop. All user outputs with still be in their state at the time of interruption a...
Tue, 25 May, 2021 at 1:13 PM
Obtaining a UL/CE Certificate for Robot Controller (RC8/RC8A)
Obtaining a UL/CE Certificate for Robot Controller (RC8/RC8A) In order to obtain a UL or a CE certificate for your purchased DENSO robot controller, ple...
Wed, 7 Jul, 2021 at 1:18 PM
Can I use a NTP Server to synchronize the clock of my controller?
Summary Is it possible to sync the RC8/RC8A controller clock using an NTP server? Answer There is no feature to sync the clock of the RC8 controller v...
Fri, 11 Jun, 2021 at 5:48 PM
Does purchasing UL or CSA model require a Teach Pendant to meet the cUL/UL or CSA specifications?
Response  Yes, you must have a teach pendant plugged in for UL/CSA certification requirements
Tue, 8 Jun, 2021 at 9:49 AM
Will RC7 teach pendant work on the RC8 controller?
Response Yes, the RC7 teach pendant will work on the new RC8, and RC8A robot controllers with mostly similar functionality and navigation locations.
Wed, 26 May, 2021 at 12:34 PM
If I generated a level 5 error on the controller do I need to reboot?
Response If a level 5 error has been generated on your DENSO Robot then you must reboot the controller to clear the error. If the cause of the error has no...
Tue, 8 Jun, 2021 at 9:48 AM
Requesting Environmental, Safety and Hazard Certifications
**Attention**: Read this resource material carefully and in its entirety before use, to ensure it is understood and used properly.  Failure to properly foll...
Wed, 28 Apr, 2021 at 2:01 PM