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TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION A32 EXCITATION CONTROLLER

RATINGS Maximum continuous output current Maximum 10 second output current Excitation supply voltage Excitation supply frequency Nominal sensing voltage Auxiliary Control Power Supply Voltage sensing phases Nominal generator frequency Current transformer input nominal Current transformer input burden Load taken by sensing inputs Maximum field voltage for forcing Minimum field voltage Accuracy of control Operating temperature range Storage temperature range Dimensions Weight FEATURES High Integrity dual redundant, auto tracking, excitation system in a single 19 6U rack. Built in power system stabiliser Built in colour TFT operator interface with HMI software for maintenance diagnostics SCADA/DCS communications using Ethernet EGD or RS232/RS485 Modbus Protocol Compatible connections for earlier Brush AVR products In built speed detector. Optional operating modes Soft start facility Fast acting field current limiter Over excitation limiter Under excitation limiter Over flux limiter Stator Current limiter Rotating diode failure alarm Adjustable step response Event recorder Rotor Ground fault detector input 20A 30A Single phase 110V to 330V 50Hz to 480Hz 100V to 120V selectable in 0.1V steps 24 of 125V dc, Three phase or single phase 50Hz or 60Hz 5A or 1A selectable 0.3VA 0.3VA +70% of the available excitation supply voltage -70% of the available excitation supply voltage +/- 0.5% 0C to +55C -20C to +100C Width 483mm, Height 266mm Depth 406mm 23kg

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION A30 EXCITATION CONTROLLER RATINGS Maximum continuous output current Maximum 10 second output current Excitation supply voltage Excitation supply frequency Nominal sensing voltage Auxiliary Control Power Supply Voltage sensing phases Nominal generator frequency Current transformer input nominal Current transformer input burden Load taken by sensing inputs Maximum field voltage for forcing Accuracy of control Operating temperature range Storage temperature range Dimensions Weight 20A 30A Single phase 110V to 330V 50Hz to 480Hz 100V to 120V selectable in 5V steps 24 or 125V dc, Options Three phase with single phase option 50Hz or 60Hz 5A or 1A selectable Less than 1VA Less than 2VA 75% of the available single phase rms supply voltage +/- 0.5% 0C to +55C -40C to +100C Width 483mm, Height 266mm, Depth 400mm 14.5kg

FEATURES Complete system housed in a single 19 6U rack. Independent main and hot standby excitation channels PC based set-up and maintenance software Communication port #1 for set-up and maintenance. Communication port #2 for SCADA communications. Choice of setpoint adjustment method. Operating modes Soft start facility Fast acting field current limiter Over excitation limiter Under excitation limiter Over flux limiter Selectable standby system control mode Rotating diode failure alarm Adjustable step response Event recorder