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K-Cube and T-Cube Power Supply Options
USB Controller Hub for Three
For Two K- or T-Cubes
For One K- or T-Cube
USB Controller Hub for Six
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The KCH601 USB Controller Hub with installed K-Cube and T-Cube modules. One KAP101 adapter plate is used for the T-Cube on the hub.
Please note that with the exception of the USB Controller Hubs, each power supply is not compatible with all K-Cubes and T-Cubes. Please verify that the power supply can provide the required voltage and amperage for the K-Cubes and T-Cubes being used. See below for more details on choosing the correct option.
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Region-Specific Adapters for KPS101
The KPS101 and TPS101 offer a simple power supply for select individual K-Cubes or T-Cubes, while the TPS002 supplies power for one or two select K-Cubes or T-Cubes. Please refer to the compatibility information in the list or table above.
The cubes need to be hooked up individually to a computer via a USB cable to use them with the motion control software. A region-specific adapter plug is shipped with the power supply unit based on your location. The adapter plugs for the KPS101 are shown to the right.
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KCH301 USB Controller Hub with Installed K-Cube and T-Cube Modules (T-Cube is Shown on a KAP101 Adapter)
These USB Controller Hubs have been designed specifically with multiple K-Cube and T-Cube operation in mind. The hub vastly reduces the number of USB and power cables required when operating multiple K-Cubes or T-Cubes. Furthermore, a USB output connector can be connected to the USB input on another unit, allowing multiple Controller Hubs to be connected together while still only using a single USB cable from the host control PC.
The hub draws a maximum current of 10 A; please verify that the cubes being used do not require a total current of more than 10 A.
The KCH301 and KCH601 Controller Hubs are compatible with all K-Cube and T-Cube modules. A KAP101 or KAP102 Adapter Plate (sold separately) is required for each T-Cube to operate on the controller hub. The KAP101 is designed to adapt 60 mm wide T-Cubes to the hubs, while the KAP102 is designed to adapt 120 mm wide T-Cubes to the hubs.
For more information on the USB Controller Hubs, see the full web presentation.