Many kinds of manufacturing and industrial processes require special controllers to monitor and adjust temperatures. In fact, it’s important to choose the right kind of control unit for your application and the brand you buy can make a big difference in efficiency, maintenance and downtime. Eurotherm controller units are considered to be some of the best on the market today, and here is more about the products.
Temperature Control with Eurotherm
Most people have a general idea of what temperature control is. In fact, some believe controlling temperature is the same in all applications, but this is not the case. In order to properly control temperature, it takes a sensing unit and a control unit, and this is just the beginning.
Eurotherm temperature controllers rely on special algorithms and some of the most accurate data input and output methods on the market today. Why is this so important? Many different factors can suddenly affect temperature in ovens and other processing equipment. High tech controllers have the ability to instantly respond to changing conditions and make the necessary adjustments. This not only increases efficiency it can make the difference between downtime and uptime.
3000 Series Eurotherm Controller
If you need a controller which is user friendly, the 3000 series is worth checking into. You will enjoy these features for:
- Text messaging capabilities
- Help text
- Auto tuning
Configuring the 3200 series is simple and easy when you use a quick start code. In fact, you can easily configure all the functions this way. In addition, the company can preset codes for you, to make the process much easier. Function is self explanatory as you receive an explanation (in the form of scrolling text) for each parameter. These units can detect heater failure, determine set point and it can be done with PC wizard configuring.
Some of the 3500 series models can do a great deal more than control temperature. They can monitor humidity, flow, pressure, viscosity and many more features. You receive a wide range of programming options.
2000 Series Eurotherm Controller
The 2000 series allows for onsite configuring and can be ready to go as soon as you turn it on. Its features can be as simple as “off/on” or as complex as PID control. You can select a modular control unit and take advantage of multi-loop functions and valve positioning.
The 3000 series and 2000 series Eurotherm controller units are only two of the many options you will enjoy. Some units combine temperature control with data recording capabilities, and some are designed to work with programmable logic controllers. Your Eurotherm distributor can show you all the options and help you make the right choices.