Control & Automation
MEL Series Modular Electronic Loads
By Energy Management
PPM, Inc., a 48-year-old Cleveland-based specialty electronic test equipment firm, introduces the latest product in its line of Electronic Power Loads; the MEL Series Modular Electronic Loads. Electronic loads are a central element in power testing of all kinds, especially with the energy revolution occurring world wide. Electronic loads are key in development and production test of power management components and systems, electronic components, electric generators/alternators, windmills, photovoltaic cells, batteries, fuel cells, etc. Loads let the user precisely exercise the power flowing in devices in precisely controllable ways to determine operating parameters and ensure performance for development, durability as well as production test. PPM configures systems that are a best fit for each customer’s unique application. Feature sets are selectable, enabling the customer to configure their own system for their requirement. The result is not only lower cost but also a simpler user interface unencumbered by never to be used features and attendant deep menus. Individual loads as well as configurable systems are available for sale immediately.