RTD, Thermistor Module

Relay RTD, Thermistor Module


Accurate and reliable temperature measurement is important in a protection relay because temperature drift can have a significant impact on product cost, quality, efficiency and safety. Resistance temperature detectors (RTDs) are often used to monitor motor, generator and power transformers by measuring winding or bearing temperature. RTD module reference designs and ICs from TI:

  • Are compatible with 2-, 3-, and 4-wire RTD inputs for stable, accurate and linear temperature measurement
  • Integrate ADCs with gain amplifiers, precision matched current source and ratio-metric measurement techniques to improve accuracy (±0.4 °C) while maintaining a small footprint at low power consumption levels
  • Cover design guidelines for sensor signal conditioning, sensor linearization, diagnostics, transient protection and recommend software flow, PCB layout optimization and isolation techniques to provide a robust temperature sensor interface

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Application Notes (3)

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HTM 8 KB 27 Jun 2017 3047
HTM 8 KB 16 Apr 2015 4239
HTM 9 KB 13 Mar 2013 1461

User Guides (2)

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pdf 4.86 MB 22 Dec 2014 685
pdf 3.15 MB 26 Mar 2014 776

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Selection Guides (1)

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PDF 821 KB 17 Jul 2013 1671

Solution Guides (1)

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PDF 1.24 MB 19 Mar 2015 2692

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