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PCL-830


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10-Channel Timer / Counter Card


 

Replaced by the PCL-836

 

THIS CARD IS OBSOLETE AND HAS BEEN
REPLACED BY THE PCL-836

 

Introduction
Applications
Features
Specifications
Ordering Information

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The PCL-830 is a general purpose counter/timer and digital I/O card for PC/AT compatible computers. It provides ten 16-bit up/down counter channels and frequency dividers for its on-board 4 MHz crystal time base. It also includes 16 digital outputs and 16 digital inputs. Two AMD 9513 chips provide a variety of powerful counter/timer function modes to match your industrial and laboratory applications.

 

Applications

 

 

  • Event counting
  • Industrial automation (flowmeter and wattmeter monitoring)
  • Programmable frequency synthesis
  • Frequency counter
  • Pulse-width and period measurement
  • Time-delay generation
  • Frequency-shift keying
  • F/V conversion and pulse accumulation

Features

 

 

  • Periodic interrupt generation
  • 10 independent 16-bit up/down counters
  • Binary or BCD counting
  • Programmable frequency output
  • Complex duty-cycle output
  • Two alarm comparators (on counters #1/#2 and #6/#7)
  • Single-shot or continuous output
  • Programmable count/gate source selection
  • Programmable input and output polarity
  • Programmable gate functions
  • 16-bit TTL input and 16-bit TTL output ports
  • Selectable interrupt input channel
  • Up to 6.8 MHz input frequency
  • Time-of-day option

Specifications

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Counter

  • Description: Ten independent 16-bit counters
  • Input level: TTL-compatible
  • Output level: TTL-compatible
    Low: 0.4 V max @ 3.2 mA sink
    High: 2.4 V min @ 0.2 mA source
  • Input frequency: 6.8 MHz max
  • Input pulse width: >70 nsec
  • Connector: Two 20-pin flat-cable connectors
  • Time base: 1.00 MHz Frequency stability: /-100 PPM

Digital I/O

  • Channels: 16 TTL-compatible outputs (16 bits)
  • Driving capacity:
    Sink 8.0 mA @ 0.5 V (low)
    Source 0.4 mA @ 2.4 V (high)

General

  • Dimensions: 7" x 4.2" (179 mm x 107 mm)
  • Power consumption: 5 V @ 600 mA typical

Ordering Information

 

 

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