California Instruments Asterion AC Series Programmable AC / DC Power Sources

Rent California Instruments Asterion AC Series High Performance Programmable AC / DC Power Sources
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California Instruments Asterion
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Inspired by the enduring power of a brilliant star, the California Instruments Asterion line of AC power sources by AMETEK Programmable Power combines intelligence and flexibility to create an advanced platform of AC solutions. This easy-to-configure design features sophisticated technology for delivering high performance, programmable AC and DC power. Its sleek design packs maximum power density into a low-profile form factor with an intuitive touch screen interface placing that power at your fingertips. Centralized control and unparalleled modularity make Asterion the most adaptable platform on the market. Its groundbreaking capabilities set the standard for affordable, precision power sources.
 
California Instruments Asterion Features
  • High power density in 1U chassis, up to 1.5kVA
  • Intuitive touch panel control
  • Innovative iX2™ current doubling technology
  • Multi-language display for global operation
  • Auto paralleling for higher power
  • Combine units for multiple phase configurations
  • Complete avionic test suites (optional)
  • ATE version available
California Instruments Asterion Specs
Model AST501 AST751 AST1501
Input Voltage, Nominal Rating 100-240 VAC
Input Voltage, Operating Range 90-264 VAC 90-264 VAC 90-264 VAC; with 1-PH AC input, derate output power from 1,500 W at 103.5 VAC to 1,300W at 90 VAC
Input Frequency 50 Hz, 60 Hz, 400 Hz
Input Frequency Range 47-440 Hz
Input Current, maximum with 1-PH input 7.6 A (RMS) at 90 VAC 11 A (RMS) at 90 VAC 20 A (RMS) at 90 VAC to 103.5 VAC
Input Current, maximum with 3-PH input 4.4 A(RMS) at 90 VAC, line-to line 6.5 A(RMS) at 90 VAC, line-to line 13 A(RMS) at 90 VAC, line-to line
Efficiency1, typical 75%
Power Factor2, typical 0.98; active PFC
Hold-Up Time3, typical ≥10 ms
Inrush Current, typical 30 A (PK) at 264 VAC
1-PH Input 2 wire + ground
3-PH Input 3-wire + ground; delta configuration
Isolation Voltage 2200 VAC, input to output; 1350 VAC, input to chassis