Global Processing

Temperature control, power control, safety shutdown, power disconnect in one package

May 4, 2006
The EZ-ZONE™ ST integrated control loop is the first product to integrate temperature control, power control, safety shutdown and power disconnect in a single package, according to the manufacturer. It features a PID temperature controller already connected to a high amperage solid state relay with the option of adding a properly sized heat sink, current measurement, an over/under temperature limit, a definite purpose mechanical contactor, digital communications in one package. The user also has the option of adding a remote user interface for increased usability. The EZ-ZONE ST integrated control loop from Watlow is both modular and scalable, allowing the user to pay only for what is needed, which helps decrease the cost of ownership. The EZ-ZONE ST can be stacked into multiple configurations giving the flexibility to standardize on the products platform to solve a wide range of application needs. Additional features of the EZ-ZONE ST integrated control loop include back panel or DIN rail mounting, a touch safe package, ± 0.1 percent temperature accuracy and a three-year warranty.