Controllers

Controllers Are Just The Start

Is your thermal processing limited by the constraints of an off-the-shelf controller? Break out of the box and take control with a TPS custom controller-interface solution.

Control What's Inside

  • Humidity
  • Temperature
  • Vacuum
  • Vibration
  • Altitude
  • Cycling
  • Steady State
  • Shock
TPS Process Controllers

PROCESS CONTROL SYSTEMS

  • Yokogawa UT150L High Limit Controller Overtemperature Protection
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    Yokogawa UT150L High Limit Controller Overtemperature Protection

    Yokogawa UT150L High Limit Controller Overtemperature Protection

    • 1/16 DIN high limit controller
    • Type J thermocouple
    • LCD display
    • Shuts down heat-control system and blower when high-heat limit is detected and activates alarm
  • Allen-Bradley MicroLogix PLC
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    Allen-Bradley MicroLogix PLC

    Allen-Bradley MicroLogix PLC

    • 10 Digital inputs
    • 6 Digital outputs
    • 2 Analog inputs
    • Ability to add digital, analog, RTD, and thermocouple modules to customize the controller for your application.
    • Supports expansion I/O -- up to four 1762 I/O modules
    • High speed I/O: 20 kHz HSC, 20 kHz 
    • PTO/PWM output
    • 4KB user-program memory
    • 4KB-word, user-data memory
    • Up to 128KB for data logging and 64KB for recipes
    • Built-in 10/100 Mbps EtherNet / IP Port
  • Allen-Bradley Compact Logix PanelView 700 Plus
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    Allen-Bradley Compact Logix PanelView 700 Plus

    Allen-Bradley Compact Logix PanelView 700 Plus

    • Modular-type PLC
    • Analog and digital input/output modules
    • Up to 30 I/O modules may be utilized
    • VersaView CE 700H
    • Powerful OIT
    • TFT color touch screen
    • Up to 10 recipe profiles
    • System auto tune
    • Maintenance and security-function access
    • Generates process and alarm-logging data
    • RS232 data communications
  • Unilogics
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    Unilogics

    Unilogics

    • 8 Digital Inputs, 2 analog (current/voltage) and 1 HSC/Shaft-encoder Input
    • 4 Analog Inputs (current)
    • 6 Relay Outputs
    • 2 high-speed npn (2 PTO)
    • Graphic White LED Display
    • 1 built-in RS232/RS485 Port 
  • Smart 1.1 Controller 7 Inch Screen
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    Smart 1.1 Controller 7 Inch Screen

    Smart 1.1 Controller 7 Inch Screen

    The main features of the 7” Windows based PLC Smart 1.1™ are the high resolution graphical touch screen, Smart 1.1™ graphical user interface, 800MHz Cortex A9 central processing unit with graphic processor, 4GB (SD Card) flash storage, capable of storing up to 100 profiles with 100 steps each. Test data retrieval and profile data transfer/sharing is accomplished through a local FTP server via Ethernet connection. Individual PID control loops allow for precise process control.

    A 100-ohm platinum RTD is used for temperature measurement and a dry capacitance type sensor is used for humidity measurement (when applicable). Customer use event outputs events can be purchased as an option.

    Other features included with Smart 1.1™:

    • Real-time and historical color graph displays for temperature and humidity as well as set point values
    • System can run in Single set point or Programmed modes
    • Alarm, Program, and Datalog files can be easily transferred to and from controller via Ethernet connection
    • Built-in TCP/IP networking via Ethernet 10/100 communication port
    • Ethernet communications are standard. RS485, RS232 and IEE GPIB are all available as options
    • Optional Analog signal re-transmit out to peripheral devices such as optional chart recorders, etc.
    • Remote access via Smartphone, iPad, etc. with internet connection and VNC phone App’s
    • Dynamic expandable zoom
    • 850:1 Contrast Ration
    • Windows CE 7.0 Operating System
    • 16 million display colors
    • Projective Capacitive Touch Screen
    • TFT LCD Anti-Glare Display
  • Yokogawa Value Series FX1000
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    Yokogawa Value Series FX1000

    Yokogawa Value Series FX1000

    Intuitive display, easy operation

    • 5.7-inch, high-precision, wide-viewing-angle color TFT LCD
    • Many types of displays such as trend, digital, bar graph, overview, alarm, and historical trend
    • Remote viewing of the FX1000 screen through the Internet
    • Multi-functional panel keys start/stop recording by batch, and create data files

    Comprehensive selection of measurement types, and exceptional performance

    • Input types: DCV, TC, RTD, DI
    • Scan interval: 1 s, 125 ms (fast sampling)
    • Channels: 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, 12
    • Measurement accuracy: ±0.05% of reading (DCV), ±0.15% of reading (TC, RTD)

    Reliable data storage

    • Large (400 MB) internal memory
    • CF cards up to 2 GB (option)
    • USB interface (option)
    • Binary data storage
    • Network enables data redundancy

    Support for a variety of applications

    • Power measurement recording (option)
    • Vacuum pressure recording (Log scale, option)
    • Flow rate summation (option)
    • F value calculation (option)

    Reliable design and construction

    • Space-saving design
    • Waterproof and dustproof (IP65 compliant)
  • Tempguard IV Overtemperature Protection
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    Tempguard IV Overtemperature Protection

    Tempguard IV Overtemperature Protection

    • protects against product over/under temperature
    • microprocessor based controller that incorporates programmable high and low temperature limits
    • 100 ohm Platinum RTD used for temperature measurement
    • easy to use
  • Watlow LV Controller
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    Watlow LV Controller

    Watlow LV Controller

    • Protects against product over/under temperature
    • microprocessor based controller that incorporates programmable high and low temperature limits
    • 100 ohm Platinum RTD used for temperature measurement
    • easy to use
  • VersaTenn V Temperature HMI Controller
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    VersaTenn V Temperature HMI Controller

    VersaTenn V Temperature HMI Controller

    • Two channel controller
    • Auto/ manual control
    • Pentium class processor
    • 8 MB flash disk on chip storage
    • USB flash disk port
    • RS-232 communications
    • Color LCD touch screen interface with real-time graphic displays
    • Microsoft Windows CE Operating System
    • Logic circuits automatically select cooling and heating modes
    • Near infinite number of programs and steps possible
    • RTD sensors for temperature measurement
    • 2 process inputs, 10 temperature control outputs, 6 event outputs
    • Alarm output for each channel
    • RS232 data communications
  • Vaisala HMM100 Humidity Sensor / Module (Alternate)
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    Vaisala HMM100 Humidity Sensor / Module (Alternate)

    Vaisala HMM100 Humidity Sensor / Module (Alternate)

    • Dry capacitance type sensor
    • Measures 3.3" long, 0.5" diameter
    • Temperature compensation included using PT1000 sensor
    • Open board type in mounted control cabinet
  • RKC RF100 Temperature Controller
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    RKC RF100 Temperature Controller

    RKC RF100 Temperature Controller

    • Easy to read 11 segment LCD digital display
    • Enhanced PID control
    • Single Setpoint
    • Autotuning algorithm to calculate optimum setpoints and ramps
    • Helps eliminate over and under shoot of temperature
    • Overtemperature protection standard using CB100L or CB900L FM-approved controller with independent sensor and power
  • Yokogawa UT350  Non-profiling single setpoint type
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    Yokogawa UT350  Non-profiling single setpoint type

    Yokogawa UT350 Non-profiling single setpoint type

    • 1/4 DIN
    • Single channel
    • Automatic control only
    • Auto-Tuning, "SUPER" overshoot-suppress function, and new "SUPER 2" hunting-suppress function
    • 1 universal process input
    • 1 heat control output
    • Up to 2 contact inputs and 3 contact outputs for alarms/events
    • Support for light loader
    • Communications: RS-485, Modbus®

  • Partlow 1160+ Temperature Controller
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    Partlow 1160+ Temperature Controller

    Partlow 1160+ Temperature Controller

    • Type J thermocouple for temperature measurement
    • Single channel, non-profiling type
    • Selectable pre-tune, self-tune, manual tune
    • 1 universal type input and time proportioned control for heating
    • 2 alarm outputs
    • Communications: Optional for RS-495 w/ Modbus
    • LED display for process and setpoint values
  • Alternate Temperature Controller - Partlow 1166
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    Alternate Temperature Controller - Partlow 1166

    Alternate Temperature Controller - Partlow 1166

    • Single channel, profiling type
    • Capacity of 4 programs with up to 16 steps in each
    • Programmable event output
    • Type J Thermocouple for temperature measurement
  • Yokogawa UT150 Temperature Controller
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    Yokogawa UT150 Temperature Controller

    Yokogawa UT150 Temperature Controller

    • 1/16 DIN controller
    • Single setpoint
    • LCD display
    • Digital input and outputs
    • Type J thermocouple
    • Shuts down heat control system and blower when high heat limit is detected and activates alarm

  • Alternate Overtemperature Protection--Partlow 1161+ High Limit Controller
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    Alternate Overtemperature Protection--Partlow 1161+ High Limit Controller

    Alternate Overtemperature Protection--Partlow 1161+ High Limit Controller

    • Shuts down heat control system and blower motor when high heat is detected
    • 1/16 DIN, non-profiling type
    • Type J thermocouple
  • Yokogawa UP750 Controller
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    Yokogawa UP750 Controller

    Yokogawa UP750 Controller

    • Dual or single channel
    • Profiling: 40 profiles, 256 steps
    • Automatic & manual control
    • 2 Analog inputs, universal-type (RTD is standard)
    • 4 Digital inputs
    • 2 Auxiliary analog inputs -- optional
    • 2 Control outputs: time proportioned, on/off or 4-20 mA
    • 2 Alarm outputs
    • 8 Digital event outputs
    • 2 Retransmit outputs -- optional
    • Communications: EIA-232 and EIA-485 with Modbus RTU protocol

  • Eagle Signal Model B856 Digital Process Timer
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    Eagle Signal Model B856 Digital Process Timer

    Eagle Signal Model B856 Digital Process Timer

    • Programmable 1/16 DIN timer
    • 5 selectable standard timing operations and 5 selectable time ranges
    • Audible alarm
  • Allen-Bradley SLC 5/05
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    Allen-Bradley SLC 5/05

    Allen-Bradley SLC 5/05

    • Programmable Logic ControllerModular type PLC
    • Digital input/ output modules
    • Stores up to ten recipes with up to five segments per recipe
    • DH+ and RS232 data communications
  • Watlow F4 Temperature Controller
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    Watlow F4 Temperature Controller

    Watlow F4 Temperature Controller

    • Dual channel
    • Profiling: 40 profiles, 256 steps
    • Automatic & manual control
    • 2 Analog inputs, universal-type (RTD is standard)
    • 4 Digital inputs
    • 2 Auxiliary analog inputs -- optional
    • 2 Control outputs: time proportioned, on/off or 4-20 mA
    • 2 Alarm outputs
    • 8 Digital event outputs
    • 2 Retransmit outputs -- optional
    • Communications: EIA-232 and EIA-485 with Modbus RTU protocol

  • VersaTenn V / Synergy Touch Interface Control System - Nano Version
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    VersaTenn V / Synergy Touch Interface Control System - Nano Version

    VersaTenn V / Synergy Touch Interface Control System - Nano Version

    • ¼ DIN profiling controller
    • Pentium class processor, 1GB On-Board Flash, and 64MB SDRAM
    • Color touchscreen interface
    • Window's CE OS
    • RS-232 serial data communications
    • USB flash drive port
    • Connected Factory
    • Type J thermocouple
  • Allen-Bradley MicroLogix 1200 PLC
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    Allen-Bradley MicroLogix 1200 PLC

    Allen-Bradley MicroLogix 1200 PLC

    • 10 Digital inputs
    • 6 Digital outputs
    • 2 Analog inputs
    • Ability to add digital, analog, RTD, and thermocouple modules to customize the controller for your application
    • Supports expansion I/O -- up to four 1762 I/O modules
      High speed I/O: 20 kHz HSC, 20 kHz 
    • PTO/PWM output
    • 4KB user-program memory
    • 4KB-word, user-data memory
    • Up to 128KB for data logging and 64KB for recipes
    • Built-in 10/100 Mbps EtherNet / IP Port

  • Watlow EZ Zone PM (PID)
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    Watlow EZ Zone PM (PID)

    Watlow EZ Zone PM (PID)

    • Single-channel, ¼ DIN, non-profiling-type controller
    • Type J thermocouple for temperature measurement
    • Fully programmable menu system
    • Auto-Tune is provided for fast, efficient start ups

  • Watlow EZ Zone PMIL (Integrated) Controller
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    Watlow EZ Zone PMIL (Integrated) Controller

    Watlow EZ Zone PMIL (Integrated) Controller

    • Single / dual channel, 1/4 DIN profiling controller
    • 4 profiles, 40 steps, and fully programmable
    • Type J thermocouple
    • Data communications

  • VersaTenn V / Synergy Nano Temperature HMI Controller
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    VersaTenn V / Synergy Nano Temperature HMI Controller

    VersaTenn V / Synergy Nano Temperature HMI Controller

    • VersaTenn V / Synergy Touch Interface Control System - Nano Version
    • 1/4 DIN profiling controller
    • Pentium-class processor, 1GB On-Board Flash, and 64MB SDRAM
    • Color touch-screen interface
    • Windows CE OS
    • RS-232 serial data communications
    • USB flash-drive port
    • Connected factory
    • Type J thermocouple

  • Yokogawa UP55A Controller
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    Yokogawa UP55A Controller

    Yokogawa UP55A Controller

    • Profiling-type, 1/4 DIN, single-channel controller
    • 30 profiles with up to 300 linkable segments
    • Eight digital inputs and outputs
    • LCD display
    • Type J thermocouple
    • Ladder-sequencing function
    • Optional LL50A Parameter Setting Software
    • Optional data communications
  • 24 Hour / 7 Day Digital Timer - Grasslin FM1D
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    24 Hour / 7 Day Digital Timer - Grasslin FM1D

    24 Hour / 7 Day Digital Timer - Grasslin FM1D

    • Start-and-stop, 24-hour / 7-day oven operation
    • 20 programmable cycles
    • Manual, 3-way override

Mission: Control.

  • Custom interfaces
  • Custom software
  • Recipe management
  • Data acquisition
  • Real-time workflow
  • Secure remote access
  • Networked, web-ready monitoring
  • Repeatability and validation
  • Ease of use and training
  • Upgradeability
  • Standards compliance

Your thermal processing is only as good as the process controls that direct and monitor it. TPS Thermal Product Solutions offers the most advanced controls available for our custom industrial ovens, lab ovens, furnaces, and test chambers. We also offer complete custom programming and design of controller software tailored to meet your specific needs. Contact our EDS (Engineering Design Solutions) to get started.

THE GRUENBERG FOCUS THERMAL PROCESSING CONTROL SYSTEM

Controllers

All Gruenberg composite-curing ovens are now available with the Gruenberg FOCUS™ thermal processing control system.

Choose from three levels of control systems to meet your composite-curing needs –

Controllers

InFOCUS
-- featuring a Yokogawa Single Set Point UT 150 UP 55A Controller

Controllers

SharpFOCUS
-- AB PanelView with Compact Logix; full control with PLC temperature air control and full control of optional vacuum systems; simplified batch reports sent to a printer; data storage in a .csv file

Controllers

SmartFOCUS
– Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) package, offering historical data retrieval and high-end batch reporting with customizable options, including recipe, part-assignment, alarm, graphical, and audit reporting

Get Smart Results with the TPS Smart 1.1 Process Controller

Smart 1.1 Has Your Recipe for Success

  • Windows-based, programmable-logic controller (PLC) with the cost effectiveness of a PLC and flexibility of Windows
  • Smart, touch-screen navigation; smart-data logging and trending; smart and intuitive alarms; and smart and easy programming
  • WVGA 800 x 480 high-resolution, graphical touch screen; 32-bit RISC 400 MHz CPU
  • 4GB flash storage, capable of storing up to 100 profiles with 100 steps each
  • Communicates in real time, providing remote access via smartphone, tablet, etc., with Internet connection and VNC application
  • System can run in single-set point or programmed mode.
  • Test-data retrieval and profile-data transfer/sharing through local, USB flash drive.
  • Individual PID control loops allow for precise process control

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TPS Controller Team

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