Electricity Supplier Uses ADAM-3112's to Convert Alternating Current to Direct Current
Project IntroductionTo ensure that customers’ equipment isn’t damaged, electricity suppliers need to ensure that the voltages delivered to customers are at an even level. They achieve this by the continual monitoring of the supply equipment.
System RequirementsOur American client, an electricity supplier, required a method of monitoring the quality and consistency of the power being delivered to their customers. The company was looking for a system that was easy and cost effective to install whilst being able to connect to their existing equipment. Their existing sensor equipment, responsible for measuring the voltage of the power supply, outputted the data in AC, but the monitoring equipment needed to receive this information as DC.
|ADAM-3112||Isolated AC Voltage Input Module
The ADAM-3112 is an isolated AC voltage input signal conditioner. It supports three different AV voltage input modes (120V, 250V and 400V) and transduces them into 0~5VDC output.
|ADAM-4017+||8-ch Analog Input Module with Modbus
The ADAM-4017+ is a 16-bit, 8-channel analog input module that provides programmable input ranges on all channels.