Modernization of Vibrophores

The modular RetroLine modernization packages for Vibrophores include changing the static drive and new testControl II measurement and control electronics.

Key advantages and features

Advantages & features

  • Over 20 years' experience in modernizing materials testing machines
  • Warranty for newly installed components, as with new machines
  • Renewed long-term service and support
  • Rapid assistance via Hotline and in the event of repairs
  • testControl II measurement and control electronics satisfy the most demanding safety requirements
  • Re-use of expensive components such as sensors and test tools
  • Modern drive technology, achieved by installing a new, energy-efficient AC motor, with greatly improved control and positioning accuracy
  • Continuously controlled servo motor for fast, accurate mean force control
  • testControl II digital measurement and control electronics with 10kHz control frequency and 24-bit resolution
  • Pulse-width modulation for high control stability and reliability
  • Possible expansion with universal measurement amplifier for connecting sensors
  • Possible expansion with analog or digital inputs, outputs

Technical data

testControl II measurement and control electronics

Control frequency

10 kHz

Measured-value acquisition

10 kHz, 24 bits, arithmetical

Slots

5 x module bus (2 occupied as default)

PC interface

GigaBit Ethernet

Integrated safety concept

2-channel specification for maximum safety

interface for interlocked safety doors

interface for Emergency STOP loop

Display-equipped remote control unit

set-up or testing mode

Emergency STOP button

key-switch for switching between setup and testing modes

Dimensions, testControl II measurement and control electronics

H1-height without table plate

1000

mm

B1-width

600

mm

T1-depth

600

mm

Approx. weight

135

kg

Length of cable Vibrophore - testControl II

5

m

Accessories

Universal measurement amplifier (029443)

Choice of AC/DC supply

Half and full-bridge strain-gages

4 and 6-conductor technology

I/O card (029448)

1 analog ± 10V input (controllable)

2 analog ± 10V outputs

4 digital inputs, 24V

3 digital outputs, 24V

1 relay output, potential-free

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