USC-3 (dimension 95 x 100 mm)

USC-3

The USC-3 is the newest generation of USC scanner control cards.

It is size and pin compatible to the USC-2 and the USC-1 and was designed using latest technology. The enhancements compared to the USC-2 are listed here.

General

  • USB 1.1 – 2.0 connection to PC
  • realtime calculation of laser and scanner signals
  • online grid correction with 10 µs cycle time

Laser control

  • control signals for almost every type of laser
  • optocoupler TTL level/10 mA output current
  • 2 x 12 bit analog channels with 2.5 V, 5 V, 10 V output range
  • 1 x 8 bit TTL level output port

Scanner control

  • X, Y, Z channel
  • XY2-100 digital interface

External control

  • 6 opto-insulated inputs and outputs
  • RS 232 interface
  • encoder inputs for marking on the fly

Power

  • +5 V / max. 1.6 A

additional features 1 (USC-2 and USC-3)

  • pins and size compatible to USC-1
  • Ethernet connection to PC
  • Flash option on board
  • on board configuration setup
  • additional scan head connector for controlling up to 3 scan heads
  • 2 x 10 bit analog input channels
  • additional 10 TTL level inputs and 10 TTL level outputs
  • second RS 232 interface
  • 6 outputs / 3 inputs TTL level to control stepper motors
  • integrated stepper controller for 6 axes, 3 of them with interpolated movement
  • additional differential encoder inputs for marking on the fly
  • additional marking on the fly modes: buffered mode, rotation mode, analog mode
  • pause function
  • battery buffered real time clock
  • bitmap marking with up to 800 kHz
  • advanced control for endless cutting

additional features 2 (USC-3 only)

  • pins and size compatible to USC-2
  • additional Linux running on dual ARM core
  • 1 GB Ethernet
  • Micro SD Card with 4 GB Flash Memory
  • 256 MB DDR3 RAM
  • optimized performance for Flash functions
  • scan head interface: XY2-100 and XY-SCAPS
  • bidirectional XY-SCAPS interface to SCAPS DSD