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The Touch Controller by AQUATRONICA


The Touch Controller by AQUATRONICA is an innovative and attractive control unit with 7" display. Its large touch screen offers straighforward programming and an excellent grapich display. Using the Touch Controller by Aquatronica, you can monitor the chemical parameters of your tanks and set programs to manage the peripheral units connected to it (such as pumps, heaters etc.) quite simply and quickly. You can connect the device to the network via a bulit-in ethernet module or via a compatible Wi-Fi key  (which you can buy separately) The user interface is user-friendly. The work of a team of graphic designers and experts in the field of interface design and man-machine interfacing is focused on the user-firendliness of the system, assessing the reactions and the specific uses of customers over time to make each operation straightforward and immediate. The network connections allow you to view the parameters and to manage the aquarium via the internet; the system also manages the automatic forwarding of the e-mails for reports and alarms. It is compatible with Windows  and Apple. The touch controller is equipped with a LAN conenction, two USB ports and SD card reader. It is also compatible with al the Aquatronica products, modules, interfaces, lights and accessories.

The Touch Controller guarantees the following functions:

  • Control one or more salt or solft ware aquariums simultaneously, connecting several Power Units (up to 10)

  • Manual control of the sockets (from 6 to 80) in case of any type of maintenance without having to disconnect any of the utilities

  • Multi-timer function on each socket (from 6 to 160 programmes) to control automatic switching on and off of the devices connected

  • Wave effect by alternately activating 2 or 3 movement pumps with repetitive cycles, also alternated with pause

  • Tide effect by alternately activating 2 movement or ascent pumps with fixed 6.15 hour cycles (tide time)

  • Summer funcion for powering and under-sand heating wire at 5 min/h intervals

  • Black-out checks to control the duration of a black out

  • Sound and visual alarms that warn the user in case of malfunction

  • Electronic diary for managing the ruting and extraordinary maintenance reminder

  • Reading and controlling parameters for measuring, viewing and altering (by means of sensor and interfaces) the values measured

  • Automatic recognition of the devices connected (Plug&Play) to the system, automatically enablyng the relative menus.

  • Connection to a PC to streamline all the settings wanted, to create a back-up of the data measured and t update both software and firmware

  • Reprogrammable software to update, free of charge, the TOUCH CONTROLLER with all function that were not availbale when it was purchased

  • Dimmerability to control and program any dimmerable devices connected to the system

  • Connectivity for monitoring the system remotely 

Technical specifications:

  • Dimensions with bracket: 190.5x155x34.5 cm

  • Dimension without bracket: 190.5x128.5x34.5cm

  • Display: 7” colour touch screen

  • Consumption: < 10 W (with display on, without USB devices, connected)

  • Power supply: 110/120V - 50 Hhz

  • Connections: USB, Ethernet, Wi-fi (via commercial wi-fi key that can be purchased separately)

  • Software functions: Touch screen interface, web interface, notification mails, webservice for custom applications.

  • Data filing: USB, SD, internal memory

  • Compatibility: Windows™, Macintosh™

  • USB wi-fi keys compatible: D-Link DWA-131
Netgear VG111v2
Tp-Link TL-WN723N 150 Mbps Wireless N USB Adapter (v1,v2)
Tp-Link TL-WN823N 300 Mbps Wireless N Mini USB Adapter
D-Link DWA-121