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Connecting pulse outputs to the Wattics Octopus

This post outlines the wiring steps for connecting pulse units to the Wattics Octopus Gateway and I/O Extension units. Pulse units may come from pulsed meters such as Utility electricity/gas/water meters, electrical, water, gas and heat submeters, PLCs and other production control systems. Once the pulse units wired, the Octopus devices must be configured to…

Connecting PT100 probes to the Wattics Octopus

This post outlines the wiring steps for connecting 2-wire PT100 probes to the Wattics Octopus. You can connect the 2-wire PT100 temperature probes to the Octopus Gateway or I/O Extension units in any available analog input. Hardware Connection – Octopus Gateway unit     Hardware Connection – Octopus I/O Extension unit     Note: Non…

What are the installation steps when using the Wattics Octopus Gateway

The procedure to follow when installing the Octopus Gateway unit involves 6 steps:   You install the Wattics Octopus Gateway unit and connect your meters and sensors to the available inputs (RS485, TCP, analog/digital inputs) You configure data collection from the meters and sensors using the Wattics Octopus configuration tool You fill in the Octopus…

List of devices supported by Wattics Octopus Gateway

Manufacturer Product Category ABB A41 • B23 Electricity meters ABB ACS550 General Purpose Drive ABB ATS022 Automatic Transfer Switch ABB CMS 600 Current Measurement System ABB IDM144 • IDM96 • IDMG5 • M2M • MGEG3 • MGEG5 Universal Energy Power Analyzer Meter Accuenergy AcuREV2000 Universal Energy Power Analyzer Meter Accuenergy AcuVIM II Universal Energy Power…