Greenhouse Irrigation Utilizes SK1600-RIC for Control
Controller Used - SK1600-RIC
Total Digital Inputs - 16
Total Digital Outputs - 12
Total Analog Inputs - None
Total Analog Outputs - None
Communication Protocol - None
Operator Interface - None
Our customer utilizes the SK1600-RIC for control of their greenhouse irrigation systems. They offer two versions, the first is a manually operated irrigator where the control box that is installed with the system starts each irrigation cycle. The system that utilizes the SK1600-RIC provides many additional features that the manual system doesn't.
The irrigation system is installed on one or two rails that extend the length of the green house (two rail system pictured above). When the SK1600-RIC is provided with the system, the greenhouse operator can perform the following:
Originally, we supplied them with the SK1600-R2 specifically configured with only five outputs. Since upgrading to the SK1600-RIC and providing them with a standard configuration, they intend to utilize the additional I/O for new features to their irrigation system that are currently under development.
New features will include:
Features that our customer likes about the SK1600-RIC are:
All of the above features enable our customer to provide their customers with efficient service of their irrigation systems.
To find out more about our customer's product, you can visit their web site at www.mcconkeyco.com
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