Technical Applications Blog

Custom Fire Suppression System for New Stadium: Acromag Case Study

Challenge: Develop a custom engineered fire suppression system for a new indoor football stadium. Regulations require protection against fire hazards which could occur during monster truck rallies or other events that may have flammable material on the stadium floor area. Solution: Akron Brass StreamMaster II Electric Fire Monitors (water cannons) with Style 5177 nozzles (1250…

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Video: APA7-500 Series: User Configurable FPGA I/O Modules

AcroPack® communication modules target avionics databus applications with a high-performance design in a tiny footprint. The APA7-500 series provides a FPGA based user-configurable bridge between a host processor and a custom digital interface via PCI Express. Watch this quick informational video to see how these FPGAs can help you! Get more information on Acromag reconfigurable…

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Easy Peer-to-Peer Communication Using i2o® Technology

i2o Peer-to-Peer Modbus TCP/IP Communication: the easiest way to link remote input-to-output devices without a controller! The graphic above has many Busworks NT, BusWorks XT, BusWorks 900EN, and EtherStax I/O modules that have the ability to operate like a long-distance transmitter using i2o technology. Reproduce your sensor inputs at Point A as 4-20mA control signals at Point B. Or,…