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5310 TECSource, 10A/12V

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5310 TECSource, 10A/12V

Overview
Providing 120W of TEC control, the 5310 TECSource is flexible enough to meet the demands of most temperature control applications. The 5310 supports all common sensor inputs (thermistor, RTD, AD590, and LM335), and has a 4-wire RTD mode to eliminate connector resistances.

AutoTune Automatic PID Calculation
All Arroyo Instruments temperature controllers feature AutoTune for automatic PID calculation. With AutoTune, you no longer need to fiddle with PID parameters to find values that work with your application. Simply hook up your mount, set the appropriate limits, and start the AutoTune process. The instrument will automatically calculate PID parameters that will work with your mount.

Excellent Stability
The 5310 offers excellent short term and long term stability. At less than 0.004°C stability over one hour, and 0.01°C over 24 hours, the 5310 provides an excellent solution for precision temperature control.

Fully Adjustable PID
The 5310 comes with eight factory set gain settings for the temperature control loop, which are sufficient for most applications, but also offers fully adjustable PID settings, allowing you to fine tune the response of the instrument. Also, because the loop is digital and uses the temperature (not sensor resistance) as the control variable, variations in sensor sensitivity across temperature (primarily seen with thermistors) does not affect the unit as it does with analog-based PID loops.

At-a-Glance
  • 120W of TEC power
  • AutoTune automatic PID
  • 0.004°C stability
  • Bi-polar output: heat & cool
  • Thermistor, RTD, LM335, & AD590 sensors
  • 4-wire RTD mode

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Integrated Fan Supply
The 5310 includes an adjustable 4.5V to 12VDC power supply for power external fans, such as those on our 240 and 260 Series LaserMounts. By incorporating the power supply, it eliminates the need for an external power supply and simplifies cabling to the mount.

Standard Computer Interfaces
The 5310 includes both USB and RS232 computer interfaces, allowing for quick and easy connection to a PC for remote operation. In addition, the TECSource’s command set is compatible with ILX and Newport controllers, allowing you to leverage any existing software you may have already developed.
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Simple User Interface
The 5310’s user interface is remarkably simple… so easy to use, you’ll have it up and running in no time. Unlike other instruments which rely on 7-segment LED displays and a confusing array of indicators and buttons, the 5310 instead presents the information on a high contrast VFD display in an easy-to-read format. The 5310 displays the temperature set point, actual temperature, current, and voltage simultaneously… no need to toggle though the readings like on most instruments. If you need a larger display for viewing at a distance, you can press the knob to toggle to a larger display of the actual temperature. Settings and error messages are in clear English, not cryptic codes and flashing status lights.
 

Specifications

    

Key Specs

    Power (A, V, W)

±10A, ±12V, 120W

    Stability (1 hour, °C)

0.004

    Stability (24 hours, °C)

0.01

    

Temperature

    Range (°C)

-99 to 250

    Resolution (°C)

0.01

    Thermistor (100µA) Accuracy at 25°C (°C)

0.03

    AD590 Accuracy at 25°C (°C)

0.90

    LM335 Accuracy at 25°C (°C)

0.90

    RTD Accuracy at 25°C (°C)

0.35

    Thermistor, 100µA Range
    Accuracy (±[% reading + kΩ])

0.05 + 0.005

    Range (kΩ)

0.05 – 45

    Resolution (kΩ)

0.001

    Thermistor, 10µA Range
    Accuracy (±[% reading + kΩ])

0.05 + 0.05

    Range (kΩ)

0.1 – 450

    Resolution (kΩ)

0.01

    LM335
    Accuracy (±[% reading + mV])

0.3 + 1

    Range (mV)

1730 – 4730

    Resolution (mV)

0.1

    Bias (mA)

1

    AD590
    Accuracy (±[% reading + µA])

0.03 + 0.1

    Range (μA)

173 – 473

    Resolution (μA)

0.01

    Bias (V)

4.5

    RTD
    Accuracy (±[% reading + Ω])

0.03 + 0.1

    Range (Ω)

20 – 192

    Resolution (Ω)

0.01

    Bias (mA)

1

    

Current

    Range (A)

±10

    Compliance Voltage (V)

12

    Max Power (W)

120

    Resolution (A)

0.01

    Accuracy (±[% value + A])

0 + 0.06

    Noise/Ripple (A, rms)

< 0.015

    Current Limit Accuracy (A)

0.05

    

Voltage (measurement only)

    Accuracy (±[% reading + V])

0 + 0.05

    Range (V)

±12

    Resolution (V)

0.01

    

Other

    TEC Connector

DB-15, female

    Display Type

2x20 VFD

    Computer Interface

USB 2.0 Full Speed (USB Type B),
RS-232 (DB-9, male)

    Power

100V / 120V / 230V
50/60 Hz

    Size (H x W x D) [inches (mm)]

3.5 (90) x 8.5 (215) x 11 (280)

    Operating Temperature

+10°C to +40°C

    Storage Temperature

-20°C to +60°C