Computer Controlled Force Control

  • Computer control with manual fallback
  • Ideal for fuel cell test fixture or electrolyzer testing fixtures
  • Integral force controller with scaling and PID tuning
  • Manual failsafe force adjustment for standby or loss of power
  • Front panel display of setpoint, force, and status
  • 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, LabviewTM , or other programming language
  • Integrated hardwired run/standby signal
  • Power Over Ethernet (PoE) for redundant control power 


Specifications for the Computer Controlled Force Control Module
150 PSI (10.34 Bar)
Front Panel Controls and Displays
Manual, External, Auto
Failsafe, manual pressure regulator
3-digit LED
LCD with backlight
Tx, Rx, Ident LEDs
LED illuminates above threshold pressure
Enabled LED
Back Panel Connections
Molex 39660-1004
RJ45 (8P8C) Ethernet (RS-232 optional)
1/8-inch Swagelok tube fitting (metric fittings or instant tube fittings available)
4 pin AMP CPC (Female)
Computer Controlled Force Controller for Fuel Cell Test Systems
Physical Characteristics
2U Rack Space 19-inch rack mount; 21-inch deep
15 lbs
40 to 100 degrees Fahrenheit, 85% RH
Front: 6", Back: 6", Sides: 0", Top: 0"