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Grant Instruments SQ2040 2F16

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Overview

The Grant Squirrel 2040 series of data loggers are easy to use portable devices that provide high performance with a high speed logging capability on up to four channels. This provides great flexibility to handle a wide range of complex and demanding multi-channel applications such as the the testing of an engine monitoring parameters such as the start up temperatures and pressures.

Inputs supported include: Thermistors, Thermocouples, Pt100/Pt1000 (maximum of eight 3 or 4 wire Pt100/1000 sensors, model 4F16 only), Voltage, Current. Resistance

Features

Key features and capabilities

  • Stand alone data logger or link to a PC
  • Compact and portable
  • 16 to 32 universal analogue plus 8 digital inputs
  • 4 alarm outputs
  • Configured via integral interface or via PC
  • 0.05 % basic accuracy
  • Up to 14 million readings
  • In built Ethernet or Wi-Fi networking capability
  • USB and RS232 connectivity
  • Complex schedules of logging rates, triggers and alarm outputs
  • Scale and view readings in real time on the integral display or on a PC running Microsoft Excel
  • Display readings in preferred engineering units e.g. Hz, Bar, Pascals, Nm etc.
  • Select logging rates up to 100 readings per second on up to 4 channels (2 channels on Squirrel model 2040-2F16) or a combination of different logging rates
  • Derive up to 16 calculated (virtual) channels from real input channels using mathematical functions
  • Concurrently sample channels at different sample speeds, e.g. 100 Hz, 20 Hz, and 10 Hz.

The Squirrel 2040 series comprises four models:

Squirrel 2040-2F16

  • Up to 100 readings per second on 2 channels
  • Two 24-bit A to D converters
  • In built Ethernet connectivity

Squirrel 2040-2F16 W-Fi

  • Up to 100 readings per second on 2 channels
  • Two 24-bit A to D converters
  • In built Wi-Fi connectivity

Squirrel 2040-4F16 (high speed model)

  • Up to 100 readings per second on 4 channels
  • Four 24-bit A to D converters
  • 4 pulse rate / counter inputs (2 at up to 64 kHz, 2 at up to 100 Hz)
  • In built Ethernet connectivity

Squirrel 2040-4F16 Wi-Fi (high speed model)

  • Up to 100 readings per second on 4 channels
  • Four 24-bit A to D converters
  • 4 pulse rate / counter inputs (2 at up to 64 kHz, 2 at up to 100 Hz)
  • In built Wi-Fi connectivity

Important notes

Available to hire as the standard 2040 2F16 or 4F16 with and without Wi-Fi versions (two fast 100 Hz inputs only) all with USB PC link. 30 day trial version of the Squirrelview plus software supplied. After 30 days the software resorts back to the basic version.

Some rental Squirrels type SQ2040 are NOT fitted with the Ethernet or Wi-Fi input options. If this feature is specifically required please state this during any communications with the Hire Department.

Technical

For a detailed breakdown of the products technical specifications, accuracies, software capabilities and logging speeds please refer to the manufacturers data sheets.

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Grant 2040 getting started user manual.pdf Grant 2040 getting started user manual
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Grant 2020 & 2040 accuracy data sheet.pdf Grant 2020 & 2040 accuracy data sheet
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Grant 2040 data sheet.pdf Grant 2040 data sheet
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Grant SQ2040 2F16 logging speeds data sheet.pdf Grant SQ2040 2F16 logging speeds data sheet
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Grant SQ2040 4F16 logging speeds data sheet.pdf Grant SQ2040 4F16 logging speeds data sheet
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Grant Squirrelview & SquirrelviewPlus data sheet.pdf Grant Squirrelview & SquirrelviewPlus data sheet
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Grant Squirrelview hints and tips manual.pdf Grant Squirrelview hints and tips manual
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Grant Squirrelview V3.8 software and V5.1a firmware.zip Grant Squirrelview V3.8 software and V5.1a firmware
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Common customer questions & answers

QQuestion How long do the batteries last?
AAnswer Battery use is dependent on the number of channels in use and where possible it is always advisable to power via the PSU. Nevertheless the following should be used as a guide with all channels logging (model 4F16): - Logging interval Duration 10 seconds 2.5 days 1 minute 12 days 15 minutes 62 days
QQuestion Can you have different channels logging at different speeds?
AAnswer Yes, a total of 4 sample intervals can be specified, but they must be multiples of each other.