Magnetrol Announces New Foundation Fieldbus Digital Output Communications For Eclipse Model 706 Transmitter

May 23, 2014

Magnetrol® announces the release of the Eclipse® Model 706 transmitter with Foundation fieldbus™ digital output communications. This is the first guided wave radar (GWR) transmitter to pass the Fieldbus Foundation testing using the latest Foundation fieldbus interoperability test kit ITK 6.1.1. This device offers all of the advantages of the standard 4-20 mA (HART) ECLIPSE Model 706, such as: 

•    Improved Signal to Noise Ratio (SNR)
•    Improved diagnostics (meets NAMUR NE 107)
•    Full complement of Overfill-capable probes

This new ECLIPSE Model 706 transmitter will contain the following Function Blocks: 
•    (1) Resource Block (RB)
•    (3) Transducer Blocks (TB)
•    (8) Analog Input Blocks (AI)
•    (2) PID Blocks
•    (1) Arithmetic Block (AR)
•    (1) Input Selector (IS)
•    (1) Signal Characterizer Block (SC)
•    (1) Integrator Block (IT)

Source: Magnetrol International N.V., 2014.