Extrusion Control

All Proton Products Extrusion Controllers:

  • Provide control of insulation diameter or wall thickness.
  • Control insulation extruders or capstan drives.
  • Integrate seamlessly with Proton Products SL and SLR Series Speed and Length Gauges for line speed measurement.
  • Are housed in rugged enclosures to survive harsh industrial environments.
  • Are available in different levels of user-interface and control algorithm sophistication to suit applications and budgets as required.
CS2G Series

NEXiS® CS2G Series Extrusion Controller

Economical insulation diameter control for standard extrusion applications.

  • For control of one extruder from one diameter gauge.
  • Integrates with Proton Products DG Series Diameter Gauges for insulation diameter measurement.
  • 2-row, 5-digit, 7-segment LED display.
  • Single axis (NEXiS® CS2G) model controls the extruder based one axis of diameter measurements.
  • Double axis (NEXiS® CS2G-XY) model controls the extruder based on two axes of diameter measurements.
  • Panel mounted; optional stand-alone enclosure is available.
CS3G-C Series

NEXiS® CS3G-C Series Extrusion Controller

Mid-range insulation diameter control with colour LCD touch-screen display.

  • For control of one extruder or capstan drive from one or two diameter gauges.
  • Integrates with Proton Products DG or DG-k Series Diameter Gauges for insulation diameter measurement.
  • Colour 800×480 LCD touch-screen display.
  • Auto-compensation control algorithm adjusts P-term as a function of insulation cross-sectional area.
  • Statistical analysis and Statistical Process Control (SPC) for minimizing material consumption.
  • Panel mounted; optional stand-alone enclosure is available.
CS5G screen 180x180

NEXiS® CS5G / CS1000 Series Extrusion Controller

Insulation diameter or wall-thickness control for advanced extrusion applications.

  • For control of extruders from multiple diameter gauges.
  • Integrates with Proton Products DG and DG-k Series Diameter Gauges for insulation diameter measurement.
  • Single output controller (NEXiS® CS1000-S) model controls one extruder for single-layer insulation applications.
  • Twin output controller (NEXiS® CS1000-T) model controls two extruders for double-layer insulation applications.
  • 19” rack mountable controller unit; optional stand-alone enclosure is available.
  • Graphical user interface software handles multiple extrusion scenarios (wall-thickness, hot-cold).
  • Graphical user interface software may be installed on a user-supplied PC or on an optional NEXiS® CS5G 14-inch colour LCD touch-screen industrial PC.
CS2G-CAP 1000 Series

NEXiS® CS2G-CAP Series Extrusion Controller

Control of insulation extruder to maintain a target insulation capacitance.

  • Integrates with Proton Products CG Series Capacitance Gauges for insulation capacitance measurement.
  • 2-row, 5-digit, 7-segment LED display.
  • Panel mounted; optional stand-alone enclosure is available.