Multiscan 8+

The Multiscan 8+ is an innovative and flexible gas control unit, capable of monitoring gas detectors connected with both 4-20mA transmission and addressable bus. It is ideal for small plants with its capability to manage and monitor up to 16 detectors and is complete with battery backup option to ensure continued function in power outages.

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Overview

The Multiscan 8+ is an innovative gas control unit,  and is ideal for small plants with its capability to manage and monitor up to 16 detectors.

Battery backup

The cabinet can accommodate 2 x 12 VDC, 7Ah batteries, ensuring continued function and operation even when power supply fails.

Event log

The event log is fully viewable from the display on the unit itself, as well as having the option of PC download.

Flexibility

Multiscan 8+ provides monitoring for gas detectors connected with both 4-20mA transmission and addressable bus. 8 detectors can be connected to the control panel (4-20mA) and additional 8 detectors on the RS485 bus or via remote 8-input cards STG/IN8S.

Specification

Size H380 x W350 x D120 mm (14.96 x 13.78 x 4.72ins)
Weight 8.5 kg
Enclosure material ABS
Power 100-240 Vac (power supply with Vout=27.6 V / Iout=2.7A) power without mains voltage supplied by two 12V / 7 Ah batteries
Operating temperature 0 / +50°C
Humidity 15 / 85% RH non condensing
Inputs 8 analogue 4-20mA inputs, up to 16 by using the optional modules:
IN4-OUT4: addition of 4 analogue inputs
IN8S: addition of 8 analogue inputs
Outputs 6 relays, up to further 32 outputs can be added:
16REL: addition of 16 relays
IN4-OUT4: addition of 4 relays
OUT16: addition of 16 O/C outputs (convertible into relays with the 8REL module)
Communication Port Galileo or Modbus for field communication
Modbus for the supervision
Event logging The event log can be visualised from the gas panel or by the software
Panel indication LCD display
10 status LEDs
Approvals EMC, ATEX
Functional Safety SIL1

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