Additional information that will help to setup the "Compressor Table"
The differences in Regulation/Transmission types:
Explanation of the Regulation/Transmission type:
- Five step (0 – 25 – 50 – 75 – 100%) => used for 5 step Piston compressors (not for screw compressors)
- Load/Unload/Modulation (0 – 100%) => For a fix speed compressor
- Three Step (0 – 50 – 100%) => used for 3 step Piston compressors (not for screw compressors)
- Variable Output (0 … 100%) => For a VSD compressor
Additional information for "Power and motor data":
Explanation “Power and motor data”:
(These values can be found on the datasheet of the compressors and some on the nameplate of the compressor)
- Power supply voltage. => Is the machine incoming voltage.
- Power factor => Power factor is the ratio between the kW and the kVA drawn by an electrical load where the kW is the actual load power and the kVA is the apparent load power.Simply, it is a measure of how efficiently the load current is being converted into useful work output and more particularly is a good indicator of the effect of the load current on the efficiency of the supply system.
- Power factor Loaded => Power factor of the compressor in Loaded condition
- Power factor offload => Power factor of the compressor on offload condition
- Total package power loaded => this is the complete input power requirement, in kW, of the compressor package when the compressor is running at the Full Load Operating Pressure. (machine rated value)
- Total package power offload => this is the power consumed by the compressor with its lowest pressure required. (machine rated value)
- Nominal motor power => The nominal motor power is the measure of how efficiently a compressor package produces compressed air. (= motor rated power)
- Frequency => Frequency that compressor works.
How to add a new compressor table in User Admin
Go to User Admin. Click Compressor Management. Click Add Table. Enter information of your compressor. If you need help in setting up the table, please read the article from the link below. ...
Can I edit Global compressor tables?
Global compressor tables are published by site administrators only. Regular users can edit global compressor tables but when they do they must be saved as a 'PRIVATE' compressor table... Lets assume we're in Audit Wizard and we want to change the ...
How do I assure accurate compressor status and calculated flow results on SCADAR.NET?
To understand this topic, its beneficial to first understand that SCADAR.NET does not actually know 'compressor status'. If you think about it, when the physical audit was performed, there's nothing actually logging compressor status! Instead, ...
How can I edit my 'User information'
From the dashboard click the 'User information' link on the 'MY STUFF' tile or navigate to User admin using the left side navigation bar of SCADAR.NET. You'll end up here... On the USER INFORMATION box (right side) there are two icons 'USER INFO' ...
Configuring a CS (Current & Voltage) Data Logger
Select logger: Fill in the Logger's serial number. Describe it's intended use. This will be a description of what the Logger's purpose was during the audit. For example, if there are multiple kW Loggers you may have one called 'Comp 1 kW' and ...