Power Supply for Particle Accelerators

Top performance for research facilities

Knorr-Bremse PowerTech develops and manufactures high-precision power and voltage sources that meet the most rigorous standards. They are used all over the world, for example to operate superconducting electromagnets and detectors. Our products supply the voltage required to generate radio-frequency radiation as well as high current of more than 20,000 amperes at low voltage.


At a glance

  • High current DC in a compact 19" rack
  • Modular power source up to 200 kW and 1 kA
  • Air cooling
  • Module n+1 redundancy, 20 kW
  • Easy installation and operation, plug-in-and-run
  • High-precision operation and diagnosis through web diagnosis


CERN: a success story

For the particle accelerator operated by the European Organization for Nuclear Research, PowerTech and Transtechnik supplied type 13 kVA and 20.5 kVA high-precision current sources for the main deflection and compensating magnets.

High-precision power and voltage sources for scientific applications

Product features and performance values

  • 19” construction on a modular basis
  • Power factor correction (PFC)
  • Modern high-frequency MOSFET/SIC-technology
  • Web-interface (Ethernet/WLan) for online controlling and diagnostics
  • Handling on-site with display, RS422 or similar
  • 8 hours stability, 10 ppm
  • Load current accuracy (from 2% to 100%) <50 ppm
  • Adjustable load current in steps < 0.005 A from 1 % to 100%
  • Typical performance classes at 125 VDC / 300 A, 125 VDC / 1,000 A

Sales

Do you have questions concerning our products? Our sales department will be happy to help:
+49 30 297725 208



Further contact information:

sales@kb-powertech.com

Sales Germany/other Countries
+49 30 297725-0
+49 8024 990-0

Sales North America
+1 973 527 6060

Sales Australia
+61 2 8863 6550

Sales Asia
+86 510 6888 0513

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High-precision power and voltage sources for scientific applications