ASPYRE® DT SCR Power Controllers
Watlow’s new ASPYRE DT SCR power controller family is flexible and scalable, and available with a variety of options allowing one platform to be re-used across a wide range of applications, which can help save time and money. ASPYRE DT models available include sizes from 35 to 700 amps.
This power controller family features multiple advanced microprocessor-based firing and control mode algorithms. Combined with diagnostics and several communications options the product enables equipment and factory automation.
Controller firing modes include zero cross, burst firing, single cycle, delayed triggering and phase angle. These smart algorithms enable the product to easily control a wide base of heater loads including Nichrome, moly, silicon carbide, tungsten quartz and infrared lamps and transformer-coupled loads. ASPYRE DT offers a comprehensive list of modular options that deliver space and labor savings including controlled legs (1, 2 or 3), semiconductor fusing, load current measurement, amperage size and user interface.
Contact your local sales office or distributor for availability in your region.
Check version of firmware currently running in your ASPYRE DT power controller to select the correct firmware update. See “Updating the Firmware” in the user guide for your model for instructions on how to update the firmware.
If your firmware version is 1.14.0 or later, update to the version with the same final digit as your version.
If your firmware version is below 1.14.0, contact technical support.
Latest Version: 1.2.0 (March 31, 2020)
To download the installation file:
- Click "Download Software"
- Save the installation file on your desktop.
- When the download is complete, close your browser and any other applications.
- Double-click the installation program and follow the on-screen instructions.
Minimum System Requirements:
Microprocessor: 1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster 32-bit or 64-bit
Memory: 1 gigabyte (GB) RAM (32-bit) or 2 GB RAM (64-bit)
Disk Space: 250 megabytes (MB)
Video: 1400 x 1050 or higher
Operating System: Microsoft® Windows® 10, 8.1 or 7
Port for controller communications: USB 1.0 or EIA-485 half duplex (2-wire)
Use of ASPYRE Configurator software is subject to the end-user license agreement displayed upon installation.