As a complete package, the Multilin Capacitor Bank Controller is offered in a NEMA-4 certified cabinet that is suitable for operation of harsh environments with an operating range of -40°C to + 60°C (-40°F to +140°F).
Mode of Operation
To provide optimal application flexibility, the Multilin Capacitor Bank Controller offers two modes or methods of operation in which the device can be implemented to control the Capacitor Bank:a) Manual Mode (Local Control or Remote Control). b) Automatic Mode
Manual Mode – Local Control
In this mode, it is possible to Open or Close the Capacitor Bank, locally, from the large pushbuttons located on the front panel of the Multilin Capacitor Bank Controller. For increased operational reliability and operator safety, inhibit functions configured in the unit will continue to operate as defined.
Manual Mode – Remote Control
In this mode, the commands for Open or Close of the Capacitor Bank are received via communication channels from the SCADA or an integrated Volt/VAR system. This communication channel can be provided via optional radio or cellular communications.
Key Capacitor Bank Control Features:
In automatic mode, the Multilin Capacitor Bank Controller issues commands to Open or Close the Capacitor Bank. In this mode, the Capacitor Bank is controlled
Four Season Configuration
Time Schedule Control
VAR Control (Min Delta KVAR)