Message Runner

 

THIS SMALL AND COMPACT DISPLAY...

...is extremely well suited for indicating a variety of short messages. 8 characters can be displayed at a time and scrolling messages of up to 32 characters in length are possible. Using Microsoft Excel you can create up to 64 messages and define their properties, e.g. colour, speed, output and blinking.

 

   

THE MOST IMPORTANT FEATURES

  • Easy to read 8-character display
  • Up to 64 messages can be easily saved and displayed
  • Scrolling messages can contain up to 32 characters
  • Green and orange character display
  • Blinking display for special messages
  • Compact DIN 36x72 profile
  • Maintenance free

 

   

FEATURES AVAILABLE FOR DISPLAYS OF THE KP3C-SERIES

  • Stand-by function
    For each message, the user can select whether or not to display a message immediately when a new signal arrives or after the current message finishes.
  • End-of-message signal
    The user can select whether or not to output a signal to an external device after a message has finished.
  • Vertical Display
    The KP3C-Series can be mounted horizontally or vertically.
  • Different communication protocols:
    MEWTOCOL, multi-purpose serial, computer link for Mitsubishi FX-Series or host link for Omron SYSMAC-C Series.

 

 

  

FEATURES AVAILABLE FOR DISPLAYS OF THE KP3R-SERIES

  • Up to 31 units connectable via RS485
  • Two protocols can be selected:
    - Multi-purpose protocol (dedicated prtocol)
    - Modbus RTU slave
  • Display data format
    ASCII 20 (hex) to 7E (hex), except for 3F (hex) in multi-purpose protocol

 

  

  

FEATURES AVAILABLE FOR DISPLAYS OF THE KP3H-SERIES

  • Output function
    The built-in transistor output makes external alerting possible by connecting a lamp, buzzer or similar device.

 

  

  

Type

KP3H Series
AKP31003, AKP31007

KP3C Series
AKP32113, AKP32117

KP3R Series
AKP33123, AKP33127

Rated power supply

12 to 24V DC

Display

Negative type dot matrix LCD
1 line x 8 characters
64 x 16 dots

Display direction

Lateral

Lateral / vertical

Backlighting

Green / orange LED

Backlight control

Can be specified either green or orange
for each message

Message storage

64

Message length

32 characters (max.)

Character control

Scrolling display (slow, medium, fast)
blinking display (0.45s ON / 0.45s OFF)

External connection

14-pin connector: 2pins for power supply, 7 pins for display control, 1 pin for reset and 2 pins for trans. output

6-pin terminal block: 3 pins for power supply, 3 pins for serial communication (RS232C)

6-pin terminal block: 3 pins for power supply, 3 pins for RS485 communication

Internal memory

F-ROM (battery backup not required)