Contacted by long standing customer GCPL, Ampcontrol supplied a 10 drive AUK5000 (AW2000) Power Centre to the PVK-5 coal mine in India. Additional equipment also included a 4 drive AUK1000 550V Motor Starter and onsite support including surface commissioning and training with Ampcontrol’s Indian Service Engineering team.
This document outlines how to use the Rockstarter update software tool to upgrade the device firmware.
Ampcontrol’s 1000V jumbo pump starter is designed specifically for hard rock mining applications.
Ampcontrol’s Rockstarter is a multifunction, multi-voltage outlet starter designed for use in underground hard rock mining. It is also suitable for use in tunnelling and other industrial applications. The Rockstarter controls a single power outlet, rated up to 250A/1000V, incorporating an integrally designed circuit breaker, contactor and protection electronics, all into a single robust unit. The starter provides all standard outlet protection functions as well as selectable pump and fan operating modes and Ampcontrol’s wireless Outlet Test System. An industrial rated, user friendly touch screen display allows for configuration, control and monitoring of the outlet.
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