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PD2-6081 Helios Feet & Inches Modbus Scanner

Dual analog inputs, displays up to 16 Modbus registers, operates from -40 to 150F

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What sets the Helios apart from other Large Display Meters is its dual line display with super bright LEDs that can be read even in bright sunlight and up to 100 feet away. Based on Precision Digital's popular line of ProVu® digital panel meters, the Helios can satisfy a wide variety of level, flow, temperature, pressure, & weight applications. It is available with models that accept 4-20 mA, thermocouple, RTD, pulse, strain gauge, AC and DC volts and current, and even Modbus®.

Go with the Helios PD2-6081 when you have a level application involving Modbus signals and you prefer to display in feet and inches instead of the more common decimal format. The PD2-6081 can display up to 16 modbus registers so a typical application might be 16 tank levels, 8 tank levels and 8 interface levels, or 5 tank levels, 5 interface levels and 5 temperatures. The PD2-6081 makes a great outdoor tank side indicator because its display is bright enough to read in direct sunlight and it will operate from -40 to 150°F.

Input

Modbus® RTU; Two (2) 0-20 mA, 4-20 mA, 0-5 V, 1-5 V, and ±10 V


 

Helios Features

• Large 1.80" Digits
• Dual Line Display
• Six Full Digits on Each Line
• Readable From 100 Feet Away
• Superluminous Sunlight Readable Display
• IP65 Rated Field Mountable Enclosure
• Great for Outdoor Use: -40 to 150°F (-40 to 65°C)
• Program the Meter from a PC with Onboard USB and ScanView

PD2-6081 Features

• Modbus® RTU Master, Slave, or Snooper Mode
• Poll and Display up to 16 Process Variables
• Feet & Inches Display Ideal for Level Applications
• Math Functions Capabilities
• Isolated 24 VDC @ 200 mA Transmitter Power Supply
• Multi-Pump Alternation Control
• Signal Input Conditioning for Oddly Shaped and Round Horizontal Tanks
• Programmable Displays & Function Keys
• 32-Point, Square Root, or Exponential Linearization
• Current Input Protected by Resettable Fuse
• Tare Function

 

Input/Output Modbus RTU over RS-485, Two analog inputs (4-20 mA, 10 V)
Display Two lines with 1.8" (46 mm) high digits, red LEDs; 6 digits per line (-99999 to 999999), with lead zero blanking
Display Intensity Eight user selectable intensity levels
Display Update Rate 5/second (200 ms)
Over Range Display flashes 999999
Under Range Display flashes -99999
Programming Methods Four programming buttons, digital inputs, PC and ScanView software, or Modbus registers.
Max/Min Display Max/min readings reached by the process are stored until reset by the user or until power to the meter is turned off.
Password Three programmable passwords restrict modification of programmed settings.
Pass 1: Allows use of function keys and digital inputs Pass 2: Allows use of function keys, digital inputs and editing set/reset points Pass 3: Restricts all programming, function keys, and digital inputs.
Power Options 85-265 VAC 50/60 Hz, 90-265 VDC, 20 W max or 12-24 VDC 10%, 15 W max. Powered over USB for configuration only.
Isolated Transmitter Power Supply Terminals P+ & P-: 24 VDC 10%. 12-24 VDC powered models selectable for 24, 10, or 5 VDC supply (internal P+/P- switch). 85-265 VAC models rated @ 200 mA max, 12-24 VDC powered models rated @ 100 mA max, @ 50 mA max for 5 or 10 VDC supply.
Non-Volatile Memory All programmed settings are stored in non-volatile memory for a minimum of ten years if power is lost.
Fuse Required external fuse: UL Recognized, 5 A max, slow blow; up to 6 meters may share one 5 A fuse
Isolation 4 kV input/output-to-power line; 500 V input-to-output or output-to-P+ supply
Overvoltage Category Installation Overvoltage Category II: Local level with smaller transient overvoltages than Installation Overvoltage Category III.
Environmental Operating temperature range: -40 to 150F (-40 to 65C); Storage temperature range: -40 to 185F (-40 to 85C); Relative humidity: 0 to 90% non-condensing
Connections Removable and integrated screw terminal blocks accept 12 to 22 AWG wire.
Enclosure UL Type 4X, IP65 rated. Polycarbonate & glass blended plastic case, color: gray. Includes four PG11 through-hole conduit openings, with two factory installed PG11, IP68, black nylon threaded hole plugs with backing nuts.
Wall Mounting Four (4) mounting holes provided for mounting meter to wall.
Pipe Mounting Optional pipe mounting kit (PDA6260) allows for pipe mounting. Sold separately.
See PD2-6080/81 manual for instructions.
Tightening Torque Removable Screw Terminals: 5 lb-in (0.56 Nm)
Digital I/O and RS485 Terminals 2.2 lb-in (0.25 Nm)
Overall Dimensions (H x W x D) 10.63" x 12.59" x 4.77" (270 mm x 319.7 mm x 121.2 mm)
Weight 6.10 lbs (2.76 kg)
UL File Number UL & C-UL Listed. E160849; 508 Industrial Control Equipment.
USB Connection Compatibility: USB 2.0 Standard, Compliant Connector Type: Micro-B receptacle
Cable: USB A Male to Micro-B Cable
Driver: Windows 98/SE, ME, 2000, Server 2003/2008, XP 32/64-Bit, Vista 32/64-Bit, Windows 7 32/64-Bit, Windows 10 32/64-Bit
Power: USB Port
Warranty 3 years parts & labor

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