Application Notes

How to Connect Acromag Series 9xxEN Modules Via RadioLinx Ethernet Modems

Objective: The purpose of this document is to provide a procedure for connecting an Acromag Series 9xxEN I/O Module to an existing network via RadioLinx Ethernet Modems. Background – IP Addresses Any TCP/IP packet contains two addresses: a unique fixed MAC address, and a unique IP address. To communicate on the Internet, computers must have…

How to Use Acromag 600T Series Isolated Transmitters Application Note

Application 1 Re-transmitting a signal from a two-wire loop to a second location. Solution Use either a model 651T-0600 (single channel) or 652T-0600 (dual channel) transmitter. Application 2 Splitting a signal from a two-wire loop: two outputs for different locations. Solution Use either a 653T-0600 (single input, dual output) or 652T-0600 (dual input, dual output)…

How to Use Temperature Transmitters to Optimize Solar Panel Performance App Note

Monitoring Weather Conditions Helps Optimize Performance of Utility-Scale Solar Panel Arrays Swinerton Renewable Energy has selected weather stations from Columbia Weather Systems to provide meteorological data to their proprietary SCADA system at solar project sites. The construction company offers turn-key solar power solutions for utility-scale and distributed generation projects. Joe Brotherton, manager of the technical…

How to have a Flow Sensor with a Non-Linear Reversed Output Application Note

Problem: Have a flow sensor with a non-linear reversed output. Create a 4-20mA output proportional to flow rate. Solution: Model: 811T-0500 DC to DC Isolated Transmitter Model: 800C-SIP Software Interface Package Optional: PS5R-D24 Power Supply The 811T offers a 25 break-point table for sensor linearization. Input percentage is based on sensor V DC output. Output…