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Automatic power factor controller Alptec - 8 steps expandable to 14 steps

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Product characteristics
Power factor controllers Alptec 3.2 / 5.2 / 8.2
  • Controls the connection and disconnection of the steps, in order to maintain the target power factor
  • Detects critical operating conditions (also in systems having high harmonic content) and protects the power factor correction system
  • Connection to single and three-phase lines, three-phase lines with neutral control and co-generation systems with 4-quadrant operation
  • Can be used for medium-voltage applications
  • Main functions:
    • regulation adjustment on power factor + automatic identification of sense of CT current flow
    • extreme reduction of the number of switching operations + balanced use of steps with same power rating
    • reactive power measurement per installed step + recording of the number of connections per step
    • capacitor over-current protection + over-temperature protection by internal sensor
    • accurate no-voltage release protection function + current and voltage harmonic analysis + quick CT programming function
  • Equipped with:
    • USB frontal optic for controller programming, diagnostics and data downloads
    • LCD backlight display for excellent data reading even with bad lighting conditions (6 languages available)
    • USB and WiFi communication interface for PC, smartphone and tablet connection
  • Can be equipped with specific expansion modules to extend its own functionality
  • Conforming to standard IEC 61010-1, IEC/EN 61000-6-2, IEC/EN 61000-6-3, UL508, CSA C22.2 n°14
  • 8 steps expandable to 14 steps
  • Accepts up to 2 expansion modules
  • Programming software available for download via E-catalogue, App for smartphone & tablet available on Apple Store and Google Play
General characteristics
Automatic power factor controllers Alptec 3.2 / 5.2 / 8.2 and Alptec 8
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* All prices given are the manufacturer's list prices for professional customers, and are given for information only. They are not to be considered as a mandatory retail price - Basis : before-tax price list, May 2018

The information given in this e-catalogue (characteristics and dimensions) may be amended, and therefore does not represent an undertaking on our part. The e-catalogue is reserved for professionals only. You are also reminded that all products must be installed by a qualified professional in accordance with the installation rules.