California Instruments Asterion AC/DC Sources

New 12 and 18 kVA Asterion AC/DC Power Supplies

AMETEK Programmable Power, has expanded its California Instruments Asterion™ line of AC-DC  power sources with a new 12 and 18 kVA power source.
Model AST 12K3 delivers 12 kVA/12 kW and AST 18K3 supplies up to 18 kVA/kW. Both units come in a 14U chassis and can supply single-or three-phase output power.

Like the lower-power 1U, 2U and 4U models, Asterion™ Models 12K3 and 18K3 offer a compelling combination of intelligence, performance, and modularity that make them the most adaptable and affordable platform available today.


Key Features

  • High power density in a 14U chassis up to 18 kVA
  • Output voltage ranges up to 400 Vac and 500 Vdc
  • Frequency range DC, 16 Hz- 1.2 kHz (5 kHz optional)
  • iX2™ current-doubling technology makes full output power available over wide voltage range
  • Intuitive touch panel control
  • Auto paralleling for higher power
  • Standard LXI LAN, USB and RS232, optional GPIB
  • ATE version available
  • 5 Year Warranty


More Information

Please visit the Asterion page for more information