PAC Products Offer Greater Industrial Performance

August 2005
Instrumentation Newsletter;2005 3rd Quarter, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p17
Trade Publication
The article reports on the new Compact FieldPoint 21xx programmable automation controllers (PACs) which increase performance to support more processing-intensive applications, including high-speed control and high-channel-count distributed I/O. The new controllers include a 188 MHz Pentium-class processor, which, combined with new memory, is up to three times faster than its predecessor. The new Compact FieldPoint 21xx electronic components also significantly increase controller ruggedness with a new industrial-grade operating temperature range of 40 to 70 degree Celsius.


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