The iBox Controller combines advanced functionality, multiple communication ports and local I/O in a small footprint suitable for both pole-top or pad-mount feeder automation and substation automation applications. Sharing the D20’s large communication protocol and automation application library makes this product a little powerhouse that’s easy to learn for existing D20 customers. The optional LogicLinx® IEC61131-3 soft logic automation tool smoothly implements popular distribution automation applications such as capacitor bank control, outage prevention programs and feeder resource optimization.
Low unit cost makes it affordable to automate more devices leading to improved management of substation equipment and resources
Rugged, compact design fits into existing enclosures without environmental control equipment or added surge, impulse or EMI protection
Comprehensive protocol library gives the flexibility to set up a gateway and data concentration for feeder IEDs such as switches, reclosers, voltage regulators, revenue meters and capacitor bank controllers
Multiple status wetting voltages support equipment monitoring
Single point of failure and select-before operate control relays issue secure and reliable control operations
LogicLinx Editor makes it easy to build, implement and maintain multiple automation algorithms online with the i BOX serial substation controller
Full compliance with demanding international engineering standards