Tempatron designs and manufactures a range of products that serve the industrial electronics market. They inlcude timers, temperature and process control products and sensors for industry.
Tempatron from Eltime – Industrial Electronics
The product line includes Tachometer Relays, Liquid Level Sensors and Flow sensors. Solid State Relays and Proximity Sensors too. There are used in Industrial Control Panels in the Automation and Energy Industries.
They are based in UK, In 2010 Tempatron Industrial Controls became part of Eltime Ltd.
(History – The company was established in 1968 as part of the Unitech plc group, became part of Invensys plc in 1996 and was taken private by the current management in 1999. The company has since developed into a number of new areas including plastic welding equipment, data acquisition systems and the manufacture of temperature sensors)
Dual red/green display that shows the set point and the process reading. 33 x 74 panel mounting. Accepts inputs from thermistors, J, K or S type thermocouples, PT100 RTD’s. Analogue voltage or current inputs also can be used, this makes it a process controller.
ELK39 Autotuning PID controller – Tempatron
- Autotuning PID or on/off control modes
- Up to 4 programmable set points
- IP65 water and dust protection
Tempatron (A division of Eltime Limited)
Tempatron, Eltime House, Hall Road, Maldon, Essex, CM9 4NF, United Kingdom
Located in Plymouth Meeting, Pennsylvania, USA, Athena Controls, Inc. designs and manufactures digital and analog temperature control instrumentation for applications in the process industries worldwide, ranging from plastics and packaging to food and pharmaceuticals.
Athena Controls – Process Control
Athena offers temperature control solutions in three major areas of the control loop: panel and sub-panel controllers, SCR power handlers and solid-state relays, and temperature sensors. Power Controls, and Sensors.
The Athena 4000 is a 1/4 DIN panel mounted, short metal case enclosed controller that can be used for accurate proportional temperature control of most processes.
The controller accepts thermocouple or RTD input, and offers a choice of standard single outputs for energizing most common output devices. A single, digital filtered LED display provides visual indication of various controller functions.
(delabs Notes – The reason i have put this analog controller is, that this model is a classic that may have served the industry for more than 30 Years. This is also important for academic and lab study. Still the simplest real-time control for a industrial heating system. An Usability, Serviceability and Engineering example for control engineers to understand.)
Athena Controls, Inc.
5145 Campus Drive Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462, USA
Comprehensive instruments and systems – Gas Chromatographs, Process Gas and Liquid analyzers, sensors and systems for efficiency, quality, and environmental analysis solutions.
Rosemount Analytical – Emerson Process Management
Model 1056 is a Multi Parameter Instrument, single or dual input. It has pH/ORP/ISL, Resistivity/Conductivity, % Concentration, Chlorine, Oxygen, Ozone, Temperature, and many more. A large easy-to-read process measurement display.
Model 1056 Intelligent Dual Input Analyzer
This multiparameter instrument offers a wide range of measurement choices supporting most industrial, commercial, and municipal applications. The modular design allows signal input boards to be field replaced making configuration changes easy.
- HART and Profibus DP digital communications are available..
- The Model 1056 accepts single or dual sensor input.
- Inputs are isolated from other signal sources and earth ground.
- Two 4-20 mA or 0-20 mA current outputs are electrically isolated.