VGC50x Vacuum Gauge Controller

Sustainable solution for process measurement, control and data log

Compatible to the wide range of INFICON active gauges, the new VGC50x series of active gauge controllers are able to monitor and data log the entire pressure range from 10⁻¹⁰ to 1500 mbar (10⁻¹⁰ to 1125 Torr) and the set point status.

 

The new VGC50x Active Gauge Controller series is the advanced successor of the discontinued VGC40x series which was the 1:1 compatible product Leybold`s  Center-Controller line 

 

Material-NoTyp
230 002Center ONE
235 002Center ONE (USA)
230 004Center TWO 
235 004Center TWO (USA)
230 003Center THREE
235 003Center THREE (USA)

 

As the direct successor for these series the new and advanced VGC50x series is able to accept all INFICON Active Gauges

 

 

 

Benefits

  • Simple operation with dot matrix menu guided display for parameter, sensor or general settings
  • Successor product for VGC40x Controller series

  • Very bright and clear Display for long distance Instrument read- out
  • Bar graph display with setpoints's or pressure vs. time display
  • Data log and parameter log function with USB port (rear side) and USB stick (front side)
  • Ethernet interface
  • Firmware upgrade available online or with USB stick
  • Two free definable setpoints per channel with adjustable hysteresis
  • High Resolution - 16 bit A/D converter
  • Automatic identification of the INFICON active gauges
  • Programmable 0 to 10 V Chart Recorder Output with logarithmic/ linear characteristics for single gauge or gauge combination (only VGC502 and VGC503)

News

NEW Generation Active Gauge Controller series is ready for order now !
  • VGC50x Massbild

Specifications

Type VGC501 VGC502 VGC503
Measurement channels 1 2 3
Display LCD, LED backlight LCD, LED backlight LCD, LED backlight
Rate 1/s 10 10 10
Connectable gauges with display range      
CDG (A/D) Torr

1×10-3×F.S. …1×F.S.

1×10-3×F.S. …1×F.S.

1×10-3×F.S. …1×F.S.

PCG

5×10-4…1500

5×10-4…1500

5×10-4…1500

PSG 5×10-4…1000 5×10-4…1000 5×10-4…1000
MPG 1×10-9…1000 1×10-9…1000 1×10-9…1000
PEG 1×10-9…1×10-2 1×10-9…1×10-2 1×10-9…1×10-2
MAG 1×10-9…1×10-2 1×10-9…1×10-2 1×10-9…1×10-2
BCG

5×10-10…1500

5×10-10…1500

5×10-10…1500

BPG 5×10-10…1000 5×10-10…1000 5×10-10…1000
HPG 2×10-6…1000 2×10-6…1000 2×10-6…1000
Measurement unit (selectable)

mbar, Torr, Pa, hPa, Micron, V

mbar, Torr, Pa, hPa, Micron, V

mbar, Torr, Pa, hPa, Micron, V

Setpoints      
Setpoint relays 2 4 6
Channel assignment 1 1 or 2 1, 2 or 3
Adjustment range sensor dependent sensor dependent sensor dependent
Hysteresis adjustable adjustable adjustable
Relay contact floating changeover contact floating changeover contact floating changeover contact
Contact rating 30 / 1 30 / 1 30 / 1
Connector D-sub, 15-pin, male D-sub, 25-pin, female D-sub, 25-pin, female
Analog output      
Range V 0 ... 10.3, sensor analog output signal 0 ... 10.3, sensor analog output signal 0 ... 10.3, sensor analog output signal
Analog output 1 2 3
Programmable analog output - 1 1
Connector D-Sub, 15-pin, male D-Sub, 9-pin, male D-Sub, 9-pin, male
Interface (digital)      
Connector USB slave, master and Ethernet, USB Typ A (stick), USB Type B, FCC68/RJ45 USB slave, master and Ethernet, USB Typ A (stick), USB Type B, FCC68/RJ45 USB slave, master and Ethernet, USB Typ A (stick), USB Type B, FCC68/RJ45
Power      
Supply V (ac) 100 ... 240 100 ... 240 100 ... 240
Frequency Hz 50 ... 60 50 ... 60 50 ... 60
Consumption W ≤45 ≤65 ≤90
Operation temperature (ambiance) °C +5 ... +50 +5 ... +50 +5 ... +50

Part Number

VGC501
Part Number Description
398-481 VGC501 1 channel active gauge controller
VGC502
Part Number Description
398-482 VGC502 2 channel active gauges controller
VGC503
Part Number Description
398-483 VGC503 3 channel active gauges controller
398-520 Cable 3m / 9.9ft, D-Sub/D-Sub
398-521 Cable 5m / 16.4ft, D-Sub/D-Sub
398-522 Cable 10m / 33ft, D-Sub/D-Sub
398-523 Cable 15m / 49ft, D-Sub/D-Sub
398-524 Cable 20m / 65ft, D-Sub/D-Sub
398-525 Cable 30m / 98ft, D-Sub/D-Sub
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