Tag: Quick Start Guide

Fusion ProXR Advanced Quick Start Guide

Introduction Introducing the Fusion ProXR Advanced relay control command set.  The ProXR Advanced command set is what allows users to develop software to control relays for Fusion series controllers.  Based on the ProXR Enhanced command set, the ProXR Advanced command set has new commands and new command options that greatly extend your ability to control more relays with fewer commands. Out with the Old We thinned down the command set so it would not contain as many redundant commands as the ProXR and ProXR Enhanced devices.  This saved space in the CPU that was better reserved for new features.  The

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Fusion Digital I/O Quick Start Guide

Port DirectionPort 1 CommandsPort 2 CommandsEEPROM MemoryEEPROM Memory LocationsFusion Series controllers support up to two ports of 8-bit digital input/output, allowing users to read and control 5V digital signals using only a few simple commands.  When used for digital input applications, Fusion controllers are capable of reading inputs such as switches, magnet sensors, and other contact closure devices.  Digital output makes it easy to control LEDs and some logic circuits at very high speed. Port Direction The first step in using the Digital I/O features of Fusion series controllers is a complete understanding of port direction.  Each 8-bit port may

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NCD Component Library Quick Start Guide

Introduction The NCD Component Library makes it easy to integrate ProXR controllers into Microsoft Visual Studio.  The NCD Component Library is a complete command set that eliminates most of the detailed programming, allowing you to take control of ProXR controllers using high-level functions. With the NCD Component Library, you will receive over 40 samples from A/D Conversion to Duration and Pulse Timing and best of all, it’s FREE!!  We want the user to be able to experiment with all the different samples available, so as of right now the samples cannot be downloaded individually. Quick Summary of NCD Component Library

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Digital Potentiometer Quick Start Guide

Introduction NCD Digital Potentiometer devices allow software control of up to 256 channels of 8-bit digital potentiometers.  NCD manufactures many digital potentiometer devices with a wide range of communication options.  Regardless of device, the command set is generally the same.   This guide is therefore relevant to many product lines, including devices offered exclusively with a USB/RS-232 interface and digital potentiometer outputs, ProXR/UXP expansion devices, and Fusion/UXP expansion devices.  Please note that all Fusion controllers require commands to be wrapped with a header and checksum (please see API Quick Start Guide), which is optional for ProXR series. Base Station Software

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Pulsar AC Light Dimmers Quick Start Guide

Introduction Introducing the Pulsar Series Lighting controllers.  The Pulsar Series controllers are designed to offer an industrial grade light dimming solution with a heavy emphasis of connectivity to computers using a wide array of interface technologies.  Whether you need to control lights locally or from the other side of the planet, we have a solution available that offers flicker-free operation in an industrial design built to last many years. The Pulsar Series controllers have many features that make them extremely easy to use.  They are designed for hardwired installation and are designed to operate every hour of every day. The

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Contact Closure Input Quick Start Guide

Introduction NCD Devices with Contact Closure Input monitoring capabilities will use this command set to read no less than 8 contact closure inputs with a single query.  This includes the ZSCAN series controllers and any NCD Devices equipped with a UXP Expansion Port (Fusion and ProXR UXP) and a USCS16, USCS32, or USCS48 contact closure input expansion board. This SCAN Series command set allows the user to read anywhere from 1 to 32 banks of 8 inputs in a single query.  A single bank contains 8 inputs.  Reading 32 banks will report the status of 256 inputs. This command has

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Scratchpad Memory Quick Start Guide

Store and Retrieve Non-Volatile Memory Introduction Scratchpad Memory allows you to store and retrieve up to 8 bytes of data in a non-volatile EEPROM memory within the NCD device.  Scratchpad Memory may be used for anything.  The memory contents have no effect of the controller.  You can use scratchpad memory to store important variables or use this memory to test for the existence of a particular controller. NCD Base Station Software Use NCD Base Station Software to store and retrieve non-volatile EEPROM memory within your device. After connecting your device to the computer, run Base Station software.  Choose the COM or IP

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Taralist Time Activated Relay Quick Start Guide

Taralist Time Activated Relay Controllers Introduction Taralist time activated relay controllers offer a low-cost solution for controlling relays based on a time schedule that is loaded into the relay controller from a PC.  Taralist series controllers use our Base Station software to manage all time scheduling operations.  Taralist controllers allow you to build an event list, which is processed every second, as it looks for time schedule match.  Each event has a priority, so events at the bottom of the list are executed last, and therefore have the highest priority over events in the top of the list.  Taralist controllers are

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WiNet Gateway Quick Start Guide

Introduction Anyone Can Use It If you have ever used a web browser to surf the internet or check your Facebook, you will be able to use the WiNet.  The WiNet Gateway is a stand-alone web server that allows you to control wireless relays using the web pages inside the WiNet Gateway.  The WiNet allows you to control up to 16 wireless relay boards each capable of controlling 512 relays simply from a tab in your browser or smartphone.  Combined with our link.signalswitch.com service, which gives you global internet-based access to our network device, this gives you internet based access

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Solid State Relay Types

Solid-State Relays Solid State Relays are Silent and Offer Extremely Long Life.  SSRs are typically used by our customers because of a specialized switching need.  Due to cost, mechanical relays are a better choice for most applications.  For those who understand the special characteristics of SSRs, we offer a great selection of Crydom solid-state relays. PRECAUTIONS SSRs may not function properly when subjected to radioactive environments.  Forced air may be required to achieve maximum load ratings. NCD does NOT recommend driving any relay at maximum rated load ratings. It is not possible for NCD to verify manufacturer claims of load

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