Product/Service

Actuator Controls

Source: AUMA Actuators, Inc./USA, a subsidiary of auma Riester GmbH & Co. KG

Actuator Controls
AUMA offers many variations of motor controls including both integral and remote motor control packages
AUMA offers many variations of motor controls including both integral and remote motor control packages. A description of two integral motor control designs follows:
Basic compact provides 'basic' motor controls

  • reversing starters are standard
  • control transformer and pilot devices (pushbuttons, selector switches and indicating lights) are options

AUMA Matic offers a modern and economical control technology for actuators allowing automated valves to be integrated into a wide variety of control systems
  • reversing starters and control voltage power supply are standard components
  • pilot devices can be furnished as an option
  • a flexible control system interface is provided by an assortment of interface boards:
    • standard interface board accepts optically
    • isolated 'open', 'stop', 'close' inputs
    • optional positioner board accepts analog signal (e.g. 4-20 mADC)
    • optional pulse timer board allows valve 'opening' or 'closing' time to be independently extended
    • optional triple Play digital communications board - capable of DeviceNet digital communications, Modbus digital
    • communications or control via analog signal
    • optional PROFIBUS DP digital communications board
    • optional Modbus digital communications board
    • optional Interbus digital communications board

AUMA Actuators, Inc./USA, a subsidiary of auma Riester GmbH & Co. KG, 4 Zesta Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15205. Tel: 412-787-1340; Fax: 412-787-1223.