SHIMADEN, represented by Industrial Pyrometers , has released the SR90 series of digital controllers with a list of features which makes these controllers suitable for temperature and process control applications and are complemented with free operation software.
The series is available in the choice of four DIN sizes, 48x48mm, 72x72mm, 96x96mm and 96x48mm so they will slot straight into existing panels.
The SR93 has a large 20mm bright display which is ideal if the process value needs to be seen from a distance and all the front panels have IP66 rating.
In its basic form it is a powerful, but very cost affective controller suitable for general control applications or the OEM market and is very simple to use via the front panel.
There is a list of options that are available that turn this controller into a powerful instrument suitable for the most demanding applications.
Some of the features include multi input for RTD, thermocouple, mA, mV and volts, a second output for heat cool control, two event relay's which can be used as alarms or various controller functions.
There is an analogue retransmission output suitable for transmitting the either the process value, set value, output 1 value, or output 2 value to a recorder, PLC or SCADA system.
There is RS485 or RS232 communications for connection to a PC which is complimented with the powerful new Shimaden Lite Software package which is free of charge.
A heater break alarm will notify you of heater element failure and a SB Bias function can easily change the controller set value from your normal run value to any other value by the closure of an external non-volt contact, useful for day night operation.
The SR90 series is an economical controller that suits most applications for most industries.