Small Portable : PowerStar

  PowerStar 110KW Digital Load Bank Overview

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The Simplex PowerStar Portable Load Bank is an ultra-compact, lightweight, versatile test instrument specially designed for manufacturers, dealers and users of small AC power systems, to 110KW nominal. It is suitable for testing engine generators, wind generators, UPS systems, ground power units, auxiliary power units, static inverters or virtually any other AC power source on the production line, in the service shop or in the field. It can be applied at all common AC voltages to 480V maximum, 50 or 60 Hertz, single or 3-phase.

The Powerstar is a digitally controlled load bank with network capability. All control is via a hand-held touchscreen controller connected to the load bank via a supplied RS-232 network cable.

  PowerStar 110KW Digital Load Bank Features

UL Listed
Digital load control, 5kw resolution
Digital power transducer with volts, amps, frequency, and kilowatt meter displays on the touchscreen
Mulitple Powerstar Load Banks can be networked together via RS-232 cables connected from the “out” connector on the first unit to the “in” connector on the next, and then “out-to-in” in succession until the desired number of units are connected
All control and metering is provided from a single hand-held controller
Operate fan and control circuits from a common 120V wall outlet, 15’ cord provided
All instrumentation values for the total network are summed and displayed on the master controller
“Powr-Web” elements
Branch circuit fuse protection of load elements
Magnetic contactor control of load
Use at all common 50 or 60 Hertz voltages, to 480V AC
Cam-Lok power connectors
Forced air cooled, integral cooling fans
Fan motors protected by fuses
Control circuits fused
Highly portable and easily transported to the job site
Comprehensive malfunction detection system:
- Overtemperature and fan failure protection
- Overvoltage protection
Continuous duty
Type-1 enclosure
Casters and handles provided