New Article: 8864 Channel Types

Published Jul 11, 2018

8864 Channel Types

There are currently 29 channel types to choose from in a configuration. Each channel takes defined inputs that are treated differently depending on the channel type to get a specific output.

List of Channel Types:
3 - Standard averaging, 3-point scaling
5 - Sigma Theta
6 - Linear Sigma
7 - Wind Speed (Channel Input)
8 - Wind Direction (Channel Input)
9 - Rainfall Counter (Met Card)
A - Standard Averaging
C - General
D - Vector Wind Speed
E - Vector Wind Direction
F - Scalar Wind Speed
G - Scalar Wind Direction
I - Generic serial interface
J - Merge
K - Average Merge
L - Linear Interpolation
M - Math
N - Counter
O - PLC
P - Average Math
Q - Modbus
R - Rolling average
S - Digital State
T - Time On Line
U - Multi-condition time on line
V - Vector Wind Speed (Channel Input)
W - Vector Wind Direction (Channel Input)
X - Stream-switched averaging
Z - Rainfall Counter - Modbus

Read the complete article to learn more details about some of the most commonly used channel types in the ESC 8864 Data Controller.