Processing Magazine

Weight controller now features Profibus DP communications

November 12, 2007

Only three inches deep, Hardy Instruments’ HI 4050 general-purpose weight controller is now available with Profibus DP network communications. The Profibus interface has passed testing and is certified by Profibus Nutzerorganisation e. V. that it meets all test specifications for a Profibus DP slave device. This certification stands for the continued quality of the product. The HI 4050 weight controller includes WAVERSAVER® to eliminate the effects of surrounding vibration for fast, stable weight display, C2® electronic calibration without test weights, a Secure Digital (SD) based Secure Memory Module card for fast transfer of configuration data, and INTEGRATED TECHNICIAN® for system diagnostics and troubleshooting.