AC Power Sources are offered with Ethernet interface.

Press Release Summary:

Programmable AC power sources of 6000 Series are available with RS-232, GPIB, and Ethernet interfaces. Latter is made possible via Ethernet Communications card that allows for setting up and executing tests as well as retrieving data remotely from any PC with network connection. Barcode scanner port, also supplied by Ethernet Communication card, allows use of barcode scanner connected directly to instrument. For extra flexibility, card also offers active RS-232 serial port.

Original Press Release:

Ethernet Interface Card Now Available for Associated Power Technologies 6000 Series of AC Power Sources

Diamond Bar, CA October 2009 - Announced today from Associated Power Technologies Inc. (APT) is the addition of an Ethernet interface to their 6000 Series of programmable AC Power Sources. Ethernet now joins RS-232 and GPIB as available automation interfaces for this line of AC Power Sources.

The Ethernet Communications card allows for setting up tests, executing tests, and retrieving data remotely from any PC with a network connection. APT's Ethernet interface is one of their latest innovations to shape the industry. The Ethernet Communication card also provides a barcode scanner port allowing for the capability to use a barcode scanner connected directly on the instrument. Lastly, the Ethernet Communication card also provides an active RS-232 serial port for added flexibility.

The 6000 series of programmable AC Power Sources feature 4 different models: The 6005 500VA AC Power Source, the 6010, 1 KVA AC Power Source, the 6020 2 KVA AC Power Source and the 6040 4 KVA AC Power Source. The 6000 series is well suited for test & measurement, avionics, manufacturing, and military applications. The 6000 series features a graphic liquid crystal display to monitor Voltage, Amps, Frequency, Power and Power Factor. The series also provide multiple memory locations to store and recall test programs, enhanced protection circuits and more.

Additional features of the 6000 Series includes:

Graphic display and intuitive menu and interface

Programmable test parameters

50 memory locations & 9 programmable steps

Programmable high and low limits for voltage, amps and frequency

Programmable start/end angles

Switching technology & direct coupled output reduces size and weight

Established with the underlying goal of supplying superior products and support, APT continues to innovate and meet the tough demands of the marketplace. To learn more about APT's products and services you can visit them online at

For editorial questions contact Jim Kenesie at 1-909-860-1646

Associated Power Technologies, Inc
1142 S. Diamond Bar Blvd #106
Diamond Bar, CA 91765
Toll Free: 1-877-332-7693
Phone: 1-909-860-1646

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