Current Range

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Use this table to compare the main specifications of MoTeC data acquisition units and to determine the suitability of our different models for your application.

Key:

table tick - standard available
table cross - not available
option - requires optional upgrade

  Data Acquisition Comparison Table

 

CDL3

L120

C125
C127
C1212
L120(USB)

C185
C187
C1812
L180

ACL

Display

Type

Reflective
Mono LCD

 No display

Ultra Bright
Colour

No display
on L120(USB)

Ultra Bright
Colour

No display
on L180

No display

Backlight

table tick

 

No display

table tick

table cross on L120(USB)

table tick

table cross on L180

No display

Display modes

3

No display

3

More with
Display
Creator

table cross on L120(USB)

3

More with 
Display Creator

table cross on L180

No display

Supports
Display Creator

table cross

table cross

Optional

table cross on L120(USB)

Optional

table cross on L180 

table cross

Data acquisition and telemetry

Data logging memory

8 MB

120 MB
(Optional)

L1 120 MB (Optional)

L2 USB (Optional)

table tick L2 included
on L120(USB)

250 MB

500 MB + USB
(Optional)

1 GB

Logging rate

1 - 500 Hz

 1 - 500 Hz

1 - 500 Hz

1 - 1000 Hz

1 - 5000 Hz

Analysis using
i2 Standard

Optional

 Optional

Optional

Optional

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Analysis using
i2 Pro

Optional

Optional

Optional

Optional

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T2 Telemetry

table cross

 Optional

Optional

Optional

Optional

Inputs

Analogue
voltage

 4

 6 (Optional)

6 (Optional)

10

20 (Optional)

 via VIM, SDL, E888, E816

Analogue temperature

2

2 (Optional)

2 (Optional)

4

8 (Optional)

 via SDL

Digital

2

2 (Optional)

2 (Optional)

4

 via VIM, SDL, E888, E816

Speed

3

3 (Optional)

3 (Optional)

4

 via VIM, SDL

Switch

table cross

table cross

table cross

2

  via SDL, E888, E816

Wideband
Lambda

via PLM
or LTC

via PLM
or LTC

via PLM
or LTC

via PLM
or LTC

via PLM
or LTC

Expansion
units

 E888

(8 thermocouples only)

 E888/E816

(full functionality)

 E888/E816

(full functionality)

E888/E816
SVIM/VIM

 up to 8 x VIM and
2 x E888/E816

Outputs

Digital,
Switched,
PWM

4

4

4

6

via E888, E816

Expansion
units

table cross

1 or 2 x
E888/E816

1 or 2 x
E888/E816

1 or 2 x
E888/E816

1 or 2 x
VIM/SVIM

 1 or 2 x
E888/E816

Communications

CAN

2

2

2

4

 2

RS232

table tick

2 x Receive
1 x Transmit

2 x Receive
1 x Transmit

2 x dedicated

1 x option
additional receive

table tick

RS422,
RS485

table cross

table cross

table cross

table cross

table tick

PC connection

Ethernet

table tick

table tick

table tick

table tick

table tick

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CDL3

 L120

C125
C127
C1212
L120(USB)

C185
C187
C1812
L180

 ACL