Controller TIC 6 Head RS232/RS485


The TIC Instrument Controller provides compact control with a large, clear graphical display, anintuitive user interface and serial communications. The supplied Windows™-based PC program provides full remote setup, control and data logging functions via the RS232 interface. 
Two TIC Instrument Controllers are available; the three head and six head versions can accommodate 3 or 6 active gauges.

Features and benefits

  • Automatically recognises and controls active gauges,
  • Six user configurable relay set-points,
  • Display of relay status,
  • One 0-10 V buffered analog output for each gauge channel,
  • Windows™ based PC program,
  • To enable complete integration into PC and PLC controlled processes all TIC variants include RS232 and RS485 interface.
Electrical data
Connector type CEE/IEC 320
Electrical supply 90 to 264 V AC, 47 to 63 Hz
Power consumption

3 head TIC 55 VA

6 Head TIC 160 VA

Fuse The unit is self-protecting and has no user replaceable fuse. The unit will recover once any overload is removed
Earth stud M4
Operating and storage data
Ambient operating temperature range 0oC to 40oC (measured underneath TIC)
Maximum ambient operating humidity Max 90% RH non-condensing at 40oC
Maximum operating altitude 3000 m max
IP rating 20
IEC rated pollution degree 2
Mechanical Data 
Weight 1.7 Kg
Analogue output 0-10 V DC – one for each gauge
Serial Interface The TIC has two built-in communications protocols, RS232 and RS485.
These may be used either to interface to a PLC or, using the WindowsTM PC software package supplied, connected to a PC for full monitoring and control of a TIC system.
Set-points 6 set-point (open collector) rated at 24V DC 50 mA can be assigned to any gauge. Use directly or in conjunction with TIC relay boxes