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MCSA (Multi Channel Signal Amplifier)

CONTROL YOUR LED LUMINAIRES USING THE MCSA

The P.L. Light Systems’ MCSA (Multi Channel Signal Amplifier) will amplify your 1-10V sink or source control signal—allowing you to increase the number of LED luminaires that can be controlled.

Key Features
Amplifies Control Signal
Enables control of up to 400 luminaires
Integrates with existing control system
Product Details

Control up to 400 TriPlane luminaires, 400 HortiLED Top 2.0 luminaires or 176 VertiMax luminaires.

Each signal board can accommodate up to four (4) inputs and four (4) outputs.

The default configuration for the MCSA is with four 4-channel signal boards.

SIGNAL BOARD SPECIFICATIONS

Number of Channels 4 channels
Current Capacity/Channel 20 mA at 1-10V*
Input Configuration 1, 2, 3 or 4 channels

1-10V sink or source (input and output protocols must be the same for each channel) based on jumper selection

Output Configuration 1, 2, 3 or 4 channels that duplicate the input channel, based on jumper selection

*Exceeding 10V or 20 mA on any channel may result in permanent board damage.

MCSA SPECIFICATIONS

Number of Signal Boards 1-4 boards
Plug-In Power Supply 24V at 1A

Center positive 2.1mm x5.5mm plug

Main Power Supply 24V DC via plug at 120V power supply
Temperature 10 – 40℃ / 50 – 104℉
IP Rating 65
Dimming Connection Strain relief to the MCSA board;
dimming cable connecting MCSA to
pre-installed dimming circuit to be
supplied by customer

†Consult with a local certified electrical contractor for a suitable dimming cable.
Specifications to consider include safety certifications; UV rated; voltage rating, temperature rating of 90°C; and should be 18 gauge twisted pair with foil.

 

DIMENSIONS

 

MCSA DIMENSIONS

x = depth 6.750 in. (17.15cm)
y = width 16.250 in. (41.28cm)
z = height 15.875 in. (40.32cm)
Weight 23.1 lb (10.48kg)