The Mitsubishi FX3U is a compact programmable logic controller (PLC) designed for small to medium-sized control applications. It is a part of Mitsubishi Electric's FX series of PLCs and provides a range of features and functionality to help control and automate various industrial processes.
The FX3U is known for its compact size and high performance, making it a popular choice for a wide range of applications, such as material handling systems, assembly lines, and packaging machinery. It also has a large capacity for input/output (I/O) connections, allowing it to control and communicate with a variety of field devices such as sensors, actuators, and other automation equipment.
The FX3U PLC also supports various programming languages, including Mitsubishi's proprietary ladder logic language, making it easy for users to develop and modify control programs. Additionally, the FX3U offers built-in functionality for data communication, including Ethernet and serial communication protocols, which allows for easy integration into modern industrial networks.
The price of the FX3U PLC depends on various factors such as the model, the number of inputs and outputs, and the location where it is purchased.