Force Control & Monitoring

Standard Features

  • Available as manual control or computer control with manual fallback
  • Integral force controller with scaling and PID tuning
  • Manual failsafe force adjustment for standby or loss of power
  • Front panel display of force (also setpoint and status on computer-controlled version)
  • Excitation output for load cell
  • Ethernet Interface for simple configuration and expansion! (also available with serial interface)
  • System-wide control of all Fideris® Test System components using FCPower™ Software, Labview™ , or other programming language
  • Integrated hardwired run/standby signal
  • Power Over Ethernet (PoE) for redundant control power (computer-controlled model only)

Specifications of Force Control Module

Electrical and Control Air Requirement

  • Control Voltage: 26-50VDC
  • Maximum Control Air Pressure: 150 PSI (10.34 Bar)

Front Panel Controls and Displays

  • Operation Mode Switch *: Manual, External, Auto
  • Manual Force Adjust: Failsafe, manual pressure regulator
  • Force Display: 3-digit LED
  • Unit Status *: LCD with backlight</