SATEC PM180 is a high performance analyzer that allows versatile uses. The high performance of the PM180, together with the unique flexible design of the expansion cards and the versatile installation on DIN rail, 4" round or 92x92mm cutout, enables its use in a large variety of applications, in which it can substitute several other devices—saving costs, space and complexity.

  • 4 voltages (4th voltage AC/DC), 4 currents
  • Measurement and Power Quality at 256 samples per cycle
  • Transient recording (option) of 2kV at 1024 samples per cycle (16/20μS)
  • Full galvanic isolation for all voltage and current channels
  • Digital fault recorder option – up to 50/100A current
  • Optional additional 4 or 8 current channels for fault analysis
  • 7" TFT 320x240 touch panel color graphic LCD display (local, remote, both or none)
  • Standard communication: Ethernet, USB, RS-232/485 and IR (on front panel)
  • 256MB on board memory
  • 3 expansion slots:
  • Communication: FO Ethernet, WiFi, 2G/3G cellular modem, Profibus
  • Inputs/Outputs: 4DI/2DO; 16DI; 8DO; 4AI; 4AO and IRIG-B
  • Optional support to IEC 61850 protocols
  • 19" version (to be released in 2013) with 13 expansion slots
  • Provides simultaneous capture for all voltage and current channels with choice of sample rate, up to 256 (1024 with Transient Module). Selectable pre-fault / post-fault recording length. Disturbance capture recording up to several minutes.
  • Total Harmonic Distortion for Voltage and Current and up to the 63rd individual harmonic for V, I, P, Q, including directional power harmonics (Load or Source).
  • Real time cycle-by-cycle measurement of high accuracy, true RMS voltage, current, power, demand and energy. Advanced Time Of Use (TOU) feature (16 Energy sources include external digital pulses, up to 4 seasons, 4 daily profiles, 8 Tariffs, flexible automatic calendar) for any complex billing scheme.
  • Communication Protocols: Modbus RTU, ASCII, DNP 3.0, Modbus/TCP, DNP3/TCP, IEC 61850 (option), IEC 60870-5-101/104.
  • Real-Time Clock with maximum 5 seconds drift per month @ 25°C
  • Provides 1 msec time resolution via IRIG-B time code input or satellite clock for common time base (requires IRIG-B module).
  • As an SNTP client, it can accept periodic synchronization of the meter clock from an SNTP server. Time sync from digital input with 1ms accuracy.
  • Three impulse galvanic isolated AC voltage inputs, Impulse dielectric withstand 6kV.
  • Standard onboard memory: 256 MB .
  • Programmable controller: up to 64 control setpoints, up to 8 conditions OR, AND, arithmetical functions logic, extensive triggers, programmable thresholds and delays, relay control, event-driven data recording
  • 8 fast waveform recorders: simultaneous 8-channel AC, one DC: up to 48 digital inputs in a single plot
  • Waveform sampling rate 32, 64, 128 or 256 samples per cycle; up to 20 pre-fault cycles (2 cycles of 1024 samples per cycle or 4 cycles with 512 samples per cycle with Transient Module).
  • Up to 3.5 min. of continuous waveform recording
  • Operating temperature: -22°F to 158°F / -30°C to 70°C
  • Relative humidity: 0-95% non-condensing
  • Dimensions [HxWxD] - PM180 6x8.6x8.3" / 152x220x210 mm
  • Weight - PM180 2.5 kg / 5.5 lb
  • Operating Range: 400V AC. Direct input and input via PT (up to 480V AC) or Battery input
  • Overvoltage Withstand: 1000V AC continuous, 2500V AC for 1 second
  • Two redundant galvanically isolated power supplies
  • Selection of power supplies: (1)50-290V AC and 40-290V DC, (2) 9.6-35V DC
  • Auxiliary Power Supply:
    • 50-290V AC and 40-290V DC, 20W
    • 9.6-35 V DC, 20W (max. one aux. power supply per PM180)
  • Modbus RTU
  • DNP 3.0
  • Modbus/TCP
  • DNP3/TCP
  • IEC 61850 (option)
  • IEC 60870-5-101/104.
  • Transient Recorder Module TRM-180 (4 voltage channels, up to 2kV and 1024 samples per cycle per channel)
  • Fault Recorder Module (4 current channels, up to 200A) DFR-180
    • DI 16 DRY CONTACTS DI16-DRC-180
    • DI 16 24V DC DI16-24V-180
    • DI 16 125V DC DI16-125V-180
    • DI 16 250V DC DI16-250V-180
  • Relay outputs (MAX. 24 relay outputs) 8 Relays RLY8-180
  • Communication IRIG-B and RS-422/485 port IRIG-180 TXFX TXFX-180
  • 4 analog input/ 4 analog output module (MAX. 12AI/12AO) ± 1mA (0± 1) 4AIO1-180 0-20 mA (0-10-20) 4AIO2-180 0-1 mA (0-0.5-1) 4AIO3-180 4-20 mA (4-12-20) 4AIO4-180
  • Auxiliary power supply (MAX. 1 modules per instrument) AUX. P.S. 85-265V AC and 40-300V DC BACDC-180 AUX. P.S. 9.5-36 V DC B21DC-180

• Digital Fault Recording (DFR) - SATEC PM180 includes true Digital Fault Recording and Disturbance Recording. The standard device includes four current channels for up to 20xIn (100A @ In=5A) of fault currents. Adding the DFR module (page 4) allows for separated connection of measurement CTs and protection CTs of up to 40xIn (200A). Three AC voltage channels and one AC/ DC measurement input channels are also included. Multiple PM180 devices can cross trigger for up to 20 cycles of pre-fault information for distributed recording. Fault information can be exported to PQDIF/COMTRADE format via PAS software.

• Bay Controller Unit (BCU) - SATEC's PM180 is a cost effective solution for electrical substation automation. By adding a single PM180 device to each feeder, ALL the information required for substation automation is provided. The PM180 extends the life expectancy of electromechanical relays by providing information lacking in electromechanical devices without interfering in the protection scheme.

• Cutting Edge Power Quality Analyzer & Recorder - The PM180 is the most advanced power quality analyzer and recorder on the market. The instrument is a product of SATEC's 25 years of experience in the creation of power quality instruments. The PM180 is designed to fully comply with the most demanding industry standard, IEC 61000-4-30 Class A. It provides power quality reports and statistics according to IEEE 1159, EN50160, GOST 13109 or GOST 54149, complimented by comprehensive power quality event/data log with waveforms available for detailed Power Quality event analysis. Redundant power supply allows full readiness for any power quality event, including major dips and interruptions. The individual harmonics and inter-harmonics are analyzed according to IEC 61000-4-7. The instrument also supports directional power harmonics analysis.

• Revenue Grade Check Meter - Designed for Revenue Grade metering, the PM180 provides a high accuracy energy measurement that can be used to check the utility meter, as well as adding power quality and control functions.

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The PM180 can be connected to a local display, plus up to two remote displays (via RS-485), at the same time. The selection of displays includes LCD or LED display in various configurations. The unique modular design of the PM180 ensures its adaptation to changing needs, through a selection of numerous plug-in options for multiple customer applications. The PM180 can have up to 3 expansions modules.