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This week I'm focusing on wrapping up a lot of loose ends so I can get back in the Studio and begin filming new content again.

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We have a long way to go, but I'm happy to announce we are expecting our first advertising buy for 2021!

The good folks over at Siemens have really stepped it up to support us and our mission to to bring industrial automation news and how-to's to the English speaking world, and I can't tell you how much that means in the current economic downturn!

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Hope all is well had a quick question for you maybe you can help me with? I just built a new trainer compact logix 5069-L306ER I am having issues with the output card im not sure what im missing. I have all the inputs wired up they are just 4-2position switches those are working however when I program them to my outputs im not getting any voltage on the output at the card and my lights not coming on obviously. I have 1 output going to each side of the light and then I have a dc- going to the other side of the light. I attached some pictures on here for you.

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