Potentiometer to Analog Signal Conditioners, Converters, Isolators, Transmitters, Alarms

lifetime warranty
  • Lifetime Warranty on API Modules
  • LoopTracker® LEDs
  • Hot-Swappable Plug-In Design
  • Zero and Span Output Calibration
  • Push to Test Output
  • Full I/O/Power Isolation



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for data sheets
Literature and Links

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Options & accessories

Cross reference

UL Approvals

API modules USA
API modules Canada

APD modules USA
APD modules Canada

Reference Info

Ground Loops
RFI/EMI
LoopTracker and Output Test
Sink vs Source

Applications

Manual burner control
Motor load control
Milling machine feed
Phase separtor water level
Damper position
Phase separtor water level
Fail safe valve control
Municipal water tower level
Blower louver position
Steam Condensate Monitoring
How to Order
  1. Select a model
  2. See data sheet for ordering info and power options
  3. Request an API price list via chat
  4. 2-5 day typical lead time (USA customers)
  5. To place your order
Model Input/Output Features Product
Potentiometer Input Alarm Trips
DIN Style

APD 1800
APD 1820

Any full-range potentiometer
0-100 Ω to
0-1 Mega Ω

APD 1800 Single Alarm Trip
Dual SPDT contact sets
Standard: HI alarm, non-latching, normal acting
See data sheet for alarm options

APD 1820 Dual Alarm Trip
2 independent SPDT contact sets
Standard: HI/LO alarms, non-latching, normal acting
See data sheet for alarm options

  • User adjustable setpoint(s)
  • User adjustable deadband(s)
  • 8 Amp SPDT contacts
  • Input LoopTracker LED
  • Alarm status LEDs
  • Alarm options: LO, HI/HI, LO/LO
  • Optional reverse acting
  • Optional latching alarms
  • Push to test/reset
  • Remote push to test/reset
  • Full I/O/power isolation
  • Removable plugs
  • DIN rail mount without tools
  • Universal power 85-265 VAC, 60-300 VDC
  • D option for 9-30 VDC, 10-32 VAC power

APD 1800UL approved
APD 1800, APD 1820

Potentiometer to DC Signal Conditioners
Plug In Style

API 4003 G I

Input range
Any full-range potentiometer
0-100 Ω to 0-1 Mega Ω

Specify output range
Factory configured
0-1 V to 0-10 V
±1 V to ±10 V
0-1 mA to 0-20 mA, 4-20 mA

  • Hot-swappable plug-in design
  • RepalcesAction AP 4003
  • I/O LoopTracker LEDs
  • Output test button
  • Full I/O/power isolation
  • Uses API-008 8-pin socket
  • 115 VAC powered
  • A230 option for 230 VAC
  • P option for 85-265 VAC, 60-300 VDC power
  • D option for 9-30 VDC power


Api 4003G I   UL listed
API 4003 GI
Potentiometer to DC Signal Conditioners
Factory Configured
DIN Style

APD 4003

Input range
Any full-range potentiometer
0-100 Ω to 0-1 Mega Ω

Specify output range
0-1 V to 0-10 V
±1 V to ±10 V
0-1 mA to 0-20 mA, 4-20 mA

  • Removable plugs
  • I/O LoopTracker LEDs
  • Output test button
  • Full I/O/power isolation
  • Selectable output sink/source
  • 20 V output loop power supply
  • Universal power 85-265 VAC, 60-300 VDC
  • D option for 9-30 VDC, 10-32 VAC power

APD4003UL approved
APD 4003
Potentiometer to DC Signal Conditioners
Plug In Style
Field Selectable Minuteman Setup

API 4008 G
Any full-range potentiometer
0-100 Ω to 0-1 Mega Ω

18 field configurable outputs
0-1 V to 0-10 V
±1 V to ±10 V
0-2 mA to 0-20 mA, 4-20 mA
  • Minuteman one-minute setup
  • Hot-swappable plug-in design
  • I/O LoopTracker LEDs
  • Output test button
  • Full I/O/power isolation
  • Uses API-008 8-pin socket
  • 115 VAC powered
  • A230 option for 230 VAC
  • P option for 85-265 VAC, 60-300 VDC power
  • D option for 9-30 VDC power


Api 4008G   UL listed
API 4008 G
Potentiometer to DC Signal Conditioners
Field Selectable Minuteman Setup
DIN Style

APD 4008

Any potentiometer
0-100 Ω to 0-1 Mega Ω
0 to 90% offset capable
Can use partial potentiometer ranges

18 field configurable outputs
0-1 V to 0-10 V
±1 V to ±10 V
0-2 mA to 0-20 mA, 4-20 mA
  • Minuteman one-minute setup
  • Removable plugs
  • I/O LoopTracker LEDs
  • Output test button
  • Full I/O/power isolation
  • Selectable output sink/source
  • 20 V output loop power supply
  • Universal power 85-265 VAC, 60-300 VDC
  • D option for 9-30 VDC, 10-32 VAC power

APD 4008UL approved
APD 4008
Universal Input to DC Signal Conditioners
Field Programmable I/O
DIN Style


APD 8000 Features

APD 8000 Datasheet
Field configurable inputs
DC volts: 35 ranges from ±25mVDC to ±10 VDC
DC mA sinking input, 20 ranges from ±0.5mADC to ±20mADC
Potentiometer: 100Ω min. to 1 MegaΩ max.
Thermocouple: J, K, T, E, R, S, N, B, C, D, G, M, N, P
RTDs: 2, 3, or 4 wire, 10Ω to 8000Ω RTDs
Thermistor: 44000 series, YSI 400, Spectrum
Custom input available

18 field programmable output ranges
Voltage: 0-1V, 0-2V, 0-4V, 0-5V, 1-5V, 0-8V, 0-10V, 2-10V,
±5V, ±10V
Current: 0-2mA, 0-4mA, 0-8mA, 0-10mA, 2-10mA, 0-16mA,
0-20mA, 4-20mA
Can be wired for sink or source
  • Switch and pushbutton setup
  • Removable plugs
  • Input LoopTracker LED
  • Output test button
  • Full I/O/power isolation
  • Selectable output sink/source
  • 20 V output loop power supply
  • Universal power 85-265 VAC, 60-300 VDC
  • D option for 9-30 VDC, 10-32 VAC power

APD8000 UL approved new!
APD 8000
IsoSplitter® Signal Splitter
Potentiometer Input to Two DC Outputs

DIN Style

APD 3393

Use any full range 100 Ω to 1 MΩ potentiometer

Specify output range for each channel
2 independent output channels
0-1 V to 0-20 V
±1 V to ±10 V
0-1 mA to 0-25 mA, 4-20 mA
  • One potentiometer input
  • Two isolated DC output channels
  • Selectable sink/source mA output
  • 20 V output loop power supplies
  • I/O LoopTracker LEDs
  • Output test buttons
  • Full I/O/power isolation
  • Removable plugs
  • DIN rail mount
  • 45 mm wide
  • Universal power 85-265 VAC, 60-300 VDC
  • D for 9-30 VDC, 10-32 VAC power

Potentiometer IsoSplitterUL approved
APD 3393 Potentiometer IsoSplitter
DuoPak®
Two Channel Signal Conditioners

DIN Style

APD 2000 Series
Specify input range for each channel
Factory configured
APD 2003 Ch1: DC mV/V/mA Ch2: Potentiometer
APD 2013 Ch1: RTD Ch2: Potentiometer
APD 2033 Ch1: Potentiometer Ch2: Potentiometer
APD 2035 Ch1: Potentiometer Ch2: Strain gauge
APD 2036 Ch1: Potentiometer Ch2: AC mV/V/mA
APD 2037 Ch1: Potentiometer Ch2: Frequency

Specify output range for each channel
2 independent channels
0-1 V to 0-20 V
±1 V to ±10 V
0-1 mA to 0-25 mA, 4-20 mA

  • Optional I/O reversal
  • I/O LoopTracker LEDs
  • Selectable sink/source mA output
  • 20 V output loop power supplies
  • Output test buttons
  • Full I/O/power isolation
  • Removable plugs
  • DIN rail mount
  • 45 mm wide
  • Universal power 85-265 VAC, 60-300 VDC
  • D for 9-30 VDC, 10-32 VAC power


DuoPakUL approved
APD 2000 Series Potentiometer
Isolated Head-Mount Universal Transmitters
DIN Form B Style

T121 datasheet

T121 installation
Programmable
Input: Pt100 or Ni100, Pt500, Pt1000
J, K, R, S, T, B, E, N
Potentiometer
mVDC, VDC

Selectable Output
Output: 4-20 mA, 20-4 mA

  • Order T121-C for pre-programmed I/O
  • 44 mm dia
  • EASY-USB configuration
  • I/O isolation
  • Low cost
  • DIN B with 5.8mm (0.228"dia) center hole
  • Power: 7 to 30 VDC current loop

T121   CE logo  new

T121
EASY-USB
USB - UART TTL Converter

All accessories

EASY-USB manual

EASY-USB software
Programming kit for K121
Converter
Software mini CD (or download latest)
Adapter cable (std USB cable not included)
EASY-USB
EASY-USB

S315 and S315-IP66
4 Digit 4-20 mA Loop Powered Display

1/8 DIN

S315 and S315-IP66 datasheet

S315 and S315-IP66 installation
Loop Powered Display
Input: 4-20 mA
Display: 4 digit red LED

  • 1/8 DIN panel mount or IP66 housing
  • Scalable 4 digit display

CE logo  new!
S315
S315