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Application Notes

  • NovaTech Orion I/O Application Note  

    NovaTech Orion I/O™ is an extension of the family of OrionLX™ Automation Platforms for substation automation and incorporates the same security features, software tools and “NCD” configuration as the OrionLX. It is a rack-mountable I/O assembly with four slots—A, B, C, and D—that can be filled with any combination of I/O cards: currently 16-Point Discrete Input Card,

    December 12, 2018

  • PRC-002-2 Compliance Using Bitronics® 70 Series Recorders  

    The North American Electric Reliability Council (NERC) has defined standards for disturbance monitoring and reporting requirements for transmission and generation systems. The primary standard is the recently approved PRC-002-2 which replaced PRC-002-1 and PRC-018-1. PRC-002-2 establishes requirements for installation of Disturbance Monitoring Equipment (DME) for the purpose of obtaining data to facilitate analysis of Bulk Electric System (BES) disturbances.

    September 16, 2016

  • Calculate the settings required to configure an M650 so its power and energy measurements represent the power and energy at some Point of Delivery, other than the location where the meter is actually connected, compensating for losses between the two points.

    July 20, 2013

  • Bitronics 878 High Density I/O Application Note  

    The Bitronics 878 DIOD is a self-powered, distributed I/O device that provides combinations of digital inputs, digital outputs, and transducer inputs. All I/O is accessible via IEC 61850 or DNP3 protocols for substation equipment monitoring. The 878 DIOD with its substation hardened design and flexible distributed communications capability allows it to be installed virtually anywhere in the substation.

    February 5, 2013