MRO Magazine

Controller withstands severe temperatures

The Twido Extreme from Schneider Electric is an easily programmable controller for automated control systems. This robust unit is designed for industrial and commercial machines to withstand extreme t...


June 1, 2008
By MRO Magazine
MRO Magazine

The Twido Extreme from Schneider Electric is an easily programmable controller for automated control systems. This robust unit is designed for industrial and commercial machines to withstand extreme temperatures, as low as minus 40F and as high as plus 110F. Applications include remote pump water stations, cement mixers, refuse collection vehicles, road sweepers and agricultural vehicles. Powered by 12 VDC or 24 VDC, it has a capacity of 41 I/O digital/analogue or PWM. Modbus, CANopen and CAN J1939 protocols are integrated. The IP67 metal enclosure ensures high resistance to humidity, corrosion, and mechanical wear and tear. It is resistant to shock and vibration and provides protection against overvoltages, chemicals and abrasive products. Schneider Electric