AMETEK Programmable Power

Located in San Diego, CA, AMETEK Programmable Power designs, manufactures and markets precision, AC and DC programmable power supplies, electronic loads, application specific power subsystems, and compliance test solutions for customers requiring & valuing differentiated power products and services. Also in our San Diego manufacturing facility is the recently acquired VTI Instruments brand which delivers precision modular instrumentation and systems for electronic signal distribution, acquisition, and monitoring, used in the world's most demanding test applications.

AMETEK Programmable Power boasts one of the industries' broadest portfolios of programmable power products under the well known and respected Sorensen, Elgar, California Instruments and AMREL brands. AMETEK's programmable power supplies and power sources serve a wide range of stimulus (T&M) and process power needs in applications including semiconductor fabrication, commercial and defense ATE, oil exploration, solar array and battery string simulation, avionics, general R&D and EMC compliance testing.

Contact Details

AMETEK Programmable Power, Inc. − San Diego

9250 Brown Deer Road

San Diego, CA 92121

Phone: 858-450-0085

Fax: 858-458-0267

Contact form or Email: sales.ppd@ametek.com for general inquiries

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Products

AMETEK - Avionics ATE Power Subsystem - Power Subsystem for Transportable Military Test Stand

AMETEK - Avionics ATE Power Subsystem - Power Subsystem for Transportable Military Test Stand

Power Subsystem for Transportable Military test stand
  • Provides eight channels of programmable DC power with output isolation function
  • Output disconnect function
  • Total control via Ethernet within power supply.
  • Mounted in custom in transportable shock-mount case.

AMETEK - OEM DC Power System for Semiconductor Manufacturing

AMETEK - OEM DC Power System for Semiconductor Manufacturing

OEM 6 channel DC source
  • Single Package 6-Pack of 600W power supplies
  • Complete self-contained controller operates independently once pre-set
  • Capable of ramps and sequences
  • Capable of inter-channel dependent operation
  • DeviceNet Interface
  • Solid State polarity switching

AMETEK - Programmable High-Current (Copperhead) DC Power System

AMETEK - Programmable High-Current (Copperhead) DC Power System

Provides 15,000A DC at 5V DC in current mode
  • Single complete package
  • Integrated bus bars
  • Current mode Analog programming
  • Input 400VAC, 220A/ph, Delta

AMETEK - Radar Power Bus Simulation

AMETEK - Radar Power Bus Simulation

Total power subsystem integration
  • Total power subsystem integration
  • Power sequencing
  • Elapsed time indication
  • EMO function
  • Custom rear output panel

AMETEK - RS Series High power AC and DC Power Source

AMETEK - RS Series High power AC and DC Power Source

  • High Power AC and DC Power Source
    • Programmable AC and DC power for frequency conversion and product test applications
  • Expandable Power Levels
    • Available output power of 90 kVA per unit and multi-unit configurations for power requirements up to 540 kVA and above
  • Arbitrary & Harmonic Waveform Generation
    • User defined voltage waveform and distortion programming
  • Regenerative, bidirectional "Green" Power Solution
    • Automatic crossover between Source and Current Sink power mode offers regenerative capabilities. Regenerate up to 100% of the rated output power back to the utility grid during sink mode operation. (-SNK option)
  • Remote Control
    • Standard RS232C & USB along with optional IEEE-488 & LAN Interfaces are available for automated test applications

AMETEK - Spacecraft Power Bus Simulator

AMETEK - Spacecraft Power Bus Simulator

Bus simulator includes BPMU and SPU
  • Provides enhanced measurement and data-logging of up to 40 channels.
  • Bus Power Monitoring Unit (BPMU) can be easily relocated to TVAC chamber to ease cabling complications
  • Data can be viewed either in spreadsheet or graphical format
  • Spacecraft (Payload) Protection Unit (SPU) provides 10 μsec reaction to out-of-tolerance conditions
  • Provices power stimulus to payload subsystem from three independent power sources

AMETEK - Thermal Vacuum Heater Power - TVAC satellite chamber

AMETEK - Thermal Vacuum Heater Power - TVAC satellite chamber

Total power subsystem integration
  • Ethernet communication
  • Full sub-system wiring
  • Single P.O.
  • Custom interface to suit customer requirements

AMETEK - Water Cooled Laser Power Current Source

AMETEK - Water Cooled Laser Power Current Source

Specially modified design allows:
  • Air to water heat exchanger added to system
  • True current source
  • Fast transient response
  • Little to no current overshoot
  • Low stored energy

AMREL - PLA Series Air-Cooled Programmable DC Electronic Loads

AMREL - PLA Series Air-Cooled Programmable DC Electronic Loads

  • Broadest Model Selection: 800W to 7.5kW (higher power available up to 250kW Contact Factory)
  • Exclusive Voltage Models: 60V to 1000V
  • Multiple loads in one: Multiple ranges for voltage, current resistance and power
  • Intuitive Front Panel Control: Run sequences, triggers, constant current to constant power cross over
  • RoHS Compliant

AMREL - PLW Series Water-Cooled Programmable DC Electronic Loads

AMREL - PLW Series Water-Cooled Programmable DC Electronic Loads

  • Broadest Model Selection: 6kW, 9kW, 12kW, 18kW, 24kW, 36kW, Additional standard models above 36kW, up to 250kW, are available.
  • Standard 60V, 120V, 400V, 600V, 800V and 1000V Voltage Ratings
  • PLW Models Offer Ultra-compact Footprint and Boasts one of the industry’s highest power densi- ties, 18kW in 2U.
  • Anti-condensation: Intelligent Fully-integrated Temperature Control Circuit and Solenoid Valve
  • Standard LabWindows and LabVIEW Drivers and SCPI Command Set
  • RoHS Compliant

California Instruments - 3091LD Series 3000VA Programmable AC Loads

California Instruments - 3091LD Series 3000VA Programmable AC Loads

  • Multi-mode AC Electronic Load
    • Flexible solution for a wide range of AC power test applications
  • 3000 Watt Power Dissipation
    • Master / Auxiliary configurations for higher power and multi phase applications
  • 50 to 350 V, 45 Hz to 440 Hz
    • Commercial, Military and Avionics applications
  • Programmable Crest & Power Factor
    • Test AC power products for real-world conditions
  • Built-in Measurements
    • Eliminates the need for additional test equipment in bench or ATE applications
  • Remote Control
    • IEEE-488 and RS232C Interface for automated test applications

California Instruments - Asterion AC Series - 1U / 2U / 4U / 14U High Performance Programmable AC / DC Power Sources

California Instruments - Asterion AC Series - 1U / 2U / 4U / 14U High Performance Programmable AC / DC Power Sources

  • High power density in 1U / 2U / 4U / 14U chassis up to 18kVA
  • Intuitive touch panel control
  • Innovative iX2™ current doubling technology
  • Multi-language display for global operation
  • Auto paralleling for higher power
  • Single phase 1U models and 1 or 3 phase selectable 2U / 4U / 14U models
  • Complete avionic test suites (optional)
  • ATE version available in 1U, 2U and 4U models
  • Standard LXI LAN, USB and RS232, optional GPIB

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