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Aurora DC Motor Speed ControlOperation Manual

SmartFan®Aurora is a DC motor speed control designed for OEM applications in HVAC, electronic and industrial control markets. Aurora accepts a 10-72 VDC or 12-48 VAC power source and can control 12, 24, or 48 VDC motors. Aurora regulates DC motor speed control from a 0-5 VDC, 0-10 VDC, 4-20 mA or potentiometer control signal.

Part numbers beginning with ADC

Cirrus-2 PWM Fan Speed Control for 4-Wire FansOperation Manual

SmartFan® Cirrus-2 is a fan speed control with programmable interface for one or two 4-wire speed controllable (PWM) fans. Regulates fan speed from a control signal (0-10VDC, 0-20mA), remote transducer or thermistor. Programmable settings configured using a menu-driven handheld programmer Navigator for idle speed, full speed, fan off and alarm trip points.

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Cirrus-6 PWM Fan Speed Control for 4-Wire FansOperation Manual

Cirrus6_r2_PCB_1014SmartFan® Cirrus-6 is a PWM fan speed control and alarm that offers an off-the-shelf cooling solution for 4-wire DC fans and blowers. Cirrus-6 can control and monitor tach pulses from up to six 12, 24, or 48 VDC 4-wire fans. Programmable settings configured using a menu-driven handheld programmer Navigator or through the I2C bus for idle speed, full speed, fan off, alarm trip points and more.

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Cirrus-9 PWM Fan Speed Control for 4-Wire FansOperation Manual

SmartFan® Cirrus-9 is a PWM fan speed control and alarm that offers an off-the-shelf cooling solution for 4-wire DC fans and blowers. Cirrus-9 can control and monitor tach pulses from up to nine 12, 24, or 48 VDC fans. The controller accepts fan speed control commands (including on/off) and provides pass/fail fan status via an I2C interface.

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Cirrus-ECM Motor Speed ControlOperation Manual

SmartFan® Cirrus-ECM Motor Control with programmable interface for one or two ECM motors. Regulates ECM motor speed from a control signal (0-10VDC, 0-20mA), remote transducer or thermistor. Programmable settings configured using a menu-driven handheld programmer Navigator for idle speed, full speed, fan off and alarm trip points.

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Equinox Brushed DC Motor DriveOperation Manual

Equinox DC Brushed Motor DriveEquinox variable speed DC brushed motor drive with Navigator Programmer  is the next generation in PWM motor control. It features digital programming, a 1.01 form factor, 5 amp rating and a 16kHz PWM frequency resulting in low noise, a cooler motor and longer motor life.

Part Numbers: Equinox

Eddy-10 Brushless DC Motor DriveOperation Manual


Eddy 10
Eddy-10 programmable brushless DC motor controller is designed for 24 and 48VDC BLDC motors rated up to 10 Amps.  The six-step trapezoidal sensorless control has been able to run all BLDC motors (within its power range) tested to date. The Eddy-10 can be customized for your application using the Navigator hand-held programmer 

Part Numbers:Equinox

Fusion-4 Fan Speed Control and Alarm for Telecom CoolingOperation Manual

SmartFan® Fusion-4 is a fan speed control and alarm for electronics and telecom cooling applications. Fusion-4 has a 3 Amp current rating and can control up to four 24 VDC fans. Fan speed control can be based on temperature, single or dual I2C interface or analog control signal (PWM, 5.0 VDC). ATCA compliance for managed or intelligent FRU.

Part numbers beginning with FUS3

Fusion-9 Fan Speed Control and Alarm for Telecom CoolingOperation Manual

SmartFan® Fusion-9 is a fan speed control and alarm for electronics and telecom cooling applications. Fusion-9 has a 9 Amp current rating and can control up to nine 24 VDC fans. Fan speed control can be based on temperature, single or dual I2C interface or analog control signal (PWM, 5.0 VDC). ATCA compliance for managed or intelligent FRU.

Part numbers beginning with FUS9

LabPower Dual 15V Benchtop Power SupplyOperation Manual

LabPower DS1502 is a dual 15 volt benchtop power supply intended for convenient powering of small digital and analog circuits. The compact size of this dual 15 volt benchtop power supply takes very little valuable bench space and makes it very portable.

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LabStrobe LED StroboscopeOperation Manual

LabStrobe STB100-F is a compact, economical hand held LED stroboscope used to measure the speed of rotation or frequency of vibration of a fan, motor, other mechanical part or system. The latest in LED technology provides this pocket sized LED stroboscope with unparalled brightness and battery life.

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Multi SD Fan Speed ControlOperation Manual

SmartFan® Multi SD fan speed control and temperature alarm is designed for DC fans and blowers. Multi SD fan speed control accepts and diode ORs dual power feeds in the range from 10 to 75 VDC and can control 12, 24 or 48 VDC fans.

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Multi SR Fan Speed Control and Alarm for Telecom CoolingOperation Manual

SmartFan® Multi SR fan speed control and alarm offers an off-the-shelf OEM solution for telecom cooling applications. Multi SR fan speed control accepts and diode ORs dual power feeds in the range from 36 to 75 VDC.
Multi SR fan speed control can control to up to six 24 or 48 VDC fans.

Part numbers beginning with 052

Navigator SmartFan ProgrammerOperation Manual

Navigator is a hand held, menu driven programmer used to configure compatible Control Resources products. Equipped with a two by sixteen backlit LCD display and four navigation keys, Navigator guides the user through the programming of product parameters with a focus on intuitive ease of use.

Part Number: PRG00-F

Nimbus AC Motor Speed ControlOperation Manual

SmartFan® Nimbus AC motor speed control is a compact motor, pump and fan speed control designed for the HVAC, electronics and industrial motor control markets. Nimbus AC motor speed control can automatically control most single phase AC motors used in humidity control, clean rooms, equipment cooling, ceiling fansl, exhaust ventilators, duct fans & blowers.

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Nimbus-HP AC Motor Speed ControlOperation Manual

SmartFan® Nimbus-HP AC motor speed control is designed for OEM applications in HVAC, electronic and industrial control markets. Nimbus-HP provides AC motor speed control from an analog control signal (2-10 VDC, 4-20mA) or up to three remote temperature sensors (thermistor).

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Omni SD Fan Speed ControlOperation Manual

SmartFan® Omni SD is a versatile switching DC fan speed control which operates at a high-frequency to achieve maximum power efficiency at minimum size. Omni SD fan speed control is available for nominal 12, 24 and 48 VDC fan operation.

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Storm 16A 12/24 VDC Power RegulatorOperation Manual

SmartFan® Storm DC power regulator board designed to provide a regulated voltage source power for 12 and 24 VDC fans and motors.

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Stratus II Variable Frequency DriveOperation Manual

SmartFan Stratus-2 Variable Frequency DriveSmartFan® Stratus II Variable Frequency Drive AC Motor Speed Control is economical, yet highly versatile AC motor speed control drive that provides precise variable speed control of fractional HP single or three-phase AC fans, motors and pumps.

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TachScan-3 Fan Speed AlarmOperation Manual

SmartFan® TachScan-3 fan speed alarm monitors tach pulses from up to three DC or AC fans or blowers and provides OR’d pass/fail signals. TachScan-3 fan speed alarm is compatible with any fan that provides open collector or voltage source tach pulses.

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TachScan-9 Fan Speed AlarmOperation Manual

SmartFan® TachScan-9 fan speed alarm monitors the tach pulses from up to nine DC or AC fans or blowers. TachScan-9 fan speed alarm accepts any supply voltage from 10 to 75 VDC and is compatible with any fan that provides open collector or voltage source tach pulses.

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TachStrip Fan Speed AlarmOperation Manual

SmartFan® TachStrip fan speed alarm accepts tachometer (Hall Effect) pulses from DC or AC fans or blowers. TachStrip fan speed alarm comprises a strip of 6 individual fan speed alarm units bused together. The web separating units can be cut to provide strips to handle any quantity of fans.

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Vortex I2C Fan Speed Control for 12 VDC FansOperation Manual

SmartFan® Vortex is an I2C fan speed control and alarm designed for 12V DC fans. Vortex can control and
monitor tach pulses from up to four fans. The I2C fan speed control accepts fan speed commands (including on/off)
and provides individual pass/fail fan status via an I2C interface. Fan speed control can also be based on temperature.

Part numbers beginning with VOR

Wisp II Fan Speed ControlOperation Manual

SmartFan® Wisp II is designed for small DC fan speed control applications and includes both a temperature control and sensor circuit packaged in a probe for convenient remote or on-fan mounting. The fan speed control uses a linear operating principle, applying a smooth DC fan speed control voltage to the fans.

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Control Resources Technical Articles

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Fan Speed Control & Motor EfficiencyPDF Format

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