P.O. BOX 330, BRANDAMORE, PA 19316 (610) 942-3190 Fax: (610) 942-3672


CPS-460 / 460DX Specifications

Power Requirements:

120/220 VAC, ±15%,50/60 Hz, 12-24 VDC @ 15W max.

Temperature: 25°F to 125°F (-5°F with opt. heater)
Display: 2 line x 20 character, Alphanumeric, LCD with LED Backlighting
Totalizer (counter)

One, 8 digit accumulative with programmable multiplier of x1, x10, x100, x1000.

200 daily, 8 digit totalizers


Two (2) independent 4-20 mA isolated into 1000 ohm max.; RS-232 (USB Port, MODEM opt.); 4 control relay outputs, One (1) Programmable Pulse relay (250ms. duration); Relays rated SPDT 5A/250 VAC
Flow Range*: 0.5 fps to 25.0 fps (feet per second)
Sensitivity**: Minimum 75 ppm suspended solids and/or gas (air) bubbles at 1.0 fps or greater.
Resolution: 0.01 FPS, 0.01 GAL/MIN
Accuracy***: ±0.5% of received signal
Memory: Flash and non-volatile RAM
Data Log:

200 Day Flow Summary: Date, Daily AVG GPM, Total pump RUN TIME, Total pump cycles, Total gallons pumped.

Time Stamped Average Flow Rate with programmable sample rate of 00 - 99 minutes in 1 minute increments.

Time Stamped EVENT List to record flowmeter actions.

Download: Directly to serial printer (24 hour summary only) or all data logg to PC COM port or through MODEM. All Data is preformatted.

*Flow velocities of less than 1.0 FPS not recommended

**Application dependent - velocity / pipe may necessitate higher ppm

***Received signal is application dependent. Field/application conditions can affect apparent accuracy.



Exposed Material: PVC, Epoxy, PVC jacketed cable
Temperature: -40°F to 160°F exposure
Cable: coaxial, 25 feet, Maximum 50 feet; Up to 1000 ft. with model 460R
Mounting: 1.0" to 72" pipe using supplied couplant
Dimensions: 1.5" W x 2.0" L x 1.0" H (Sensor Head only)
Pipe Material: Steel, PVC, Cast Iron, Most FRP and some line pipes
Material: Fiberglass with clear hinged Polycarbonate cover
Rating: NEMA 4X, IP65, Water-Tight, Dust-Tight and Corrosion-Resistant - CSA, UL listed
Dimensions: 7.2" x 11.8" x 6.8"
Mounting: 4.92" x 12.3" with stainless steel mounting feet


Heater/Thermostat, Sensor Cable, USB Port, MODEM ....


Systems are pre-tested and quality control inspected before shipping. Warranty is against defects in parts and workmanship for a period of one (1) year.

Specifications and design subject to change without notice.

Note: CPS-460DX does not have Relay Outputs, Data Logging and RS-232 output.



Dual-Head Sensor

(2 sensor heads with 25 foot coaxial cable each)






CONTROL ELECTRONICS, INC. P.O. Box 330, Brandamore, PA 19316

(610) 942-3190 FAX: (610) 942-3672


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