Asterion: a break through AC/DC power source


Performance, Reliance, Brilliance

Inspired by the enduring power of a brilliant star, the new California Instruments Asterion line of AC power sources by AMETEK Programmable Power combines intelligence and flexibility to create an entirely new platform of AC solutions. This easy-to-configure design features sophisticated technology for delivering high performance, programmable AC and DC power. Its sleek design packs maximum power density into a low-profile form factor with an intuitive touch screen interface placing that power at your fingertips. Centralized control and unparalleled modularity make Asterion the most adaptable platform on the market. Its ground-breaking capabilities set a new standard for affordable, precision power sources.


A star is Born, introducing ASTERION

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Advanced Features

  • Up to 1.5 kVA in 1U chassis form factor
  • Intuitive touch panel control
  • iX2™ current doubling technology
  • DC, 16 Hz – 1000 Hz (5000 Hz option)
  • Multi-language for global operation
  • Auto paralleling for higher power
  • Combine units for multi-phase configurations
  • Complete optional avionic test suites
  • ATE version available


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iX2™ current doubling technology results in a source that delivers full power over the widest voltage ranges

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Virtual Panels allow remote control of the Asterion AC/DC (ATE) power sources














More information

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