Press Release Summary:
Plug-compatible with existing 196NT controls, DT-9 Feeder Controller includes color graphics touchscreen interface; multiple communications interfaces, including Profibus, Modus, and Ethernet; redundant microprocessors; and PC configuration software. Versions include DT-9 for new feeders, DT-9 Upgrade to upgrade existing feeder controls to new display, and DT-9 Legacy which allows customers to keep existing 196NT display.
Original Press Release:
Stock Equipment Introduces the DT-9 Feeder Controller
Chagrin Falls, Ohio July 3, 2009:
Stock Equipment Company, part of the Schenck Process Group, has announced the introduction of their newest electronics control for their gravimetric and volumetric feeder line - the DT-9 (DISOCONT Tersus NT). The DT-9 incorporates many new features including a color graphics touch screen interface, multiple communications interfaces (Profibus, Modus, Ethernet), redundant microprocessors and PC configuration software. International customers will have a variety of languages available as well. New Stock feeder orders will incorporate the modern DT-9 electronics in their designs.
Current users of the 196NT and 196NT+ controls can easily upgrade to the DT-9. The DT-9 is plug compatible with their existing 196NT controls - no rewiring or changes to DCS interfaces are required. The DT-9 brings a modern interface and advanced communications to both new and old Stock feeders. Three versions of the DT-9 will be available - the DT-9 for new feeders, DT-9 Upgrade to upgrade existing feeder controls to the new display, and the DT-9 Legacy which allows customers to keep their existing 196NT display. The DT-9 Legacy version is scheduled to be released in the 3rd quarter of 2009 and the DT-9 and DT-9 Upgrade versions, featuring the color touch screen display, will be released in the 4th quarter.
Contact: Ralph Harris
Stock Equipment Company
16490 Chillicothe Rd.
Chagrin Falls, Ohio 44023 U.S.A.
Phone: 440-543-6000 x254