Telescada Product Catalog
The NeXGen GCU-43833 Catalog Page
The Telescada Product Catalog
Telescada designs, manufactures and supports a wide variety of application specific and general purpose monitoring and control instruments. In this catalog you should find exactly what you need for your application.
Monitor, Alarm, Record, Communicate and Control
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Electric Transmission & Distribution Solutions
Substation Monitoring & Control, Load Management / Demand Response, Capacitor Bank Monitoring & Control, Line Voltage Monitoring & Measurement, Recloser Monitoring, Transformer Monitoring, Remote Disconnect / Reconnect, Automatic Meter Reading (AMR/AMI), Motor Operator Control, The NASAT MC Recloser Actuator
Gas Transmission & Distribution Solutions
|District Regulator Monitoring Recording & Control, City Gate Station Monitoring & Control, Remote Valve Actuation & Control, Storage Field Pressure Monitoring, Production Well Monitoring, Cathodic Protection Rectifier Monitoring, Cathodic Test Point Monitoring & Recording|
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NeXGen™ GCU Remote Terminal Unit Product Page
Ultra Low Power Remote Terminal Unit
The Telescada NeXGen™ GCU Remote Terminal Unit is a powerful, flexible an economical solution for distribution automation, monitoring, alarming and control. Built upon a modular and expandable framework, the NeXGen™ GCU meets the needs of distribution engineers for the monitoring and control of new distribution facilities or the upgrade of existing ones. In fully functioning analog sampling operation the NeXGen™ GCU draws only 10mA of current, making the NeXGen™ GCU a excellent instrument for the monitoring and control of remote assets that are subject to power outages and interruption wherein the NeXGen™ GCU needs to remain functional for a long period on battery back up power
The NeXGen™ GCU’s flexible design provides users with an I/O core of 4 configurable analog inputs, 8 digital status inputs and 3 control outputs. The NeXGen™ GCU can be expanded to add additional I/O though the networking of additional NeXGen™ modules. The NeXGen™ is an addressable distributed RTU that can be quickly expanded to meet the specific requirements of the user In additional to configurable I/O the NeXGen™ GCU serves to consolidate and transmit data from a network of IEDs (intelligent electronic devices) via its RS-232 and RS-485 serial communications links. RS-232 remote communications ports allow for remote data transmission via radio, dial-up, cellular or fiberoptic tranceivers
A local maintenance port allows for direct interrogation and programming of the NeXGen™ GCU using the NeXGen™ NGC Maintenance Utility Software. DNP3.0 standard communications protocol allows the NeXGen™ GCU to communicate with any modern SCADA system. The NeXGen™ GCU core’s small footprint allows for quick installation on distribution panels, or mounting within a wall mount or pole top enclosure. The NeXGen™ GCU supports multiple input voltages, and complete NeXGen™ GCU, power and communications packages are available from Telescada.
Analog Inputs4 (four) User Configurable Analogs +/- 5VDC, or 4-20mA 1 (one) Dedicated Battery Voltage Analog Data and Event Recording on Each Channel Digital Inputs 8 (eight) Optically Isolated Digital Status Inputs Data and Event Recording on Each Channel Control Outputs 3 (three) General Purpose Dry Contact Control Outputs Programmable Timing Communications 1 (one) USB Communications Port 1 (one) RS-232/RS-485 IED Port 1 (one) RS-232 Comm Port with Hardware Handshaking Event Recording 24/7/365 Data Recording 4MB Flash Memory
Individual and Group AddressingStore and Forward Repeating-Routing In Radio Communication Mode
6 - 16VDC Input Supply
10mA Functional Power Draw
MODUS RTU/ASCII 16 & 32 Bit
Class 1, Division 2 Groups C&D
NeXGen GCU Module, 12VDC SLA Battery Primary Power Supply
with Solar Charger in a NEMA-4 Aluminum Hinged Post Mount