Horizontal Half Duplex Crane Detection System
with BatBak™ (Battery Back Up System)
Compatible with previous Morsonic™ systems

See page 2 of System Brochure for more Technical Data

The COMMANDER™ Morsonic-II™ Horizontal Crane Detection System for collision avoidance is designed for stand alone individual operation in a Simplex mode (retro-reflective) or be set to communicate with other Morsonic-II™ systems in a half duplex (handshake) mode. The Morsonic-II™ system is supplied as an easy to install product comprising a purpose designed and constructed sheet steel CIU™ (Central Interface Unit) with fitted ports and houses a single high quality programmable microprocessor controlled printed circuit ‘mother’ board (PCB) with power supplies, MLC and 3 interface zone relays. A remote mount ‘plug in’ TxRxE™ transceiver device enables communication with partner Morsonic-II™ system(s) or structure when in retro-reflective mode. This system version will operate in two directions by adding a plug-in ‘daughter’ PCB and a second TxRxE™ transceiver device thus to detect and control both forward and reverse directions and speed zones, importantly the Morsonic-II™ system is compatible with the previous Morsonic™ system. This system configuration is more cost effective and simplistic method of expansion and future changes to client user working practice. A BatBak™ (battery back up unit) will provide standby power (iven period) for both directions of communication. The Morsonic-II™ system is programmed during installation using the CDS™ programmer unit which connects to the mother and daughter PCB. The input settings are stored in memory, this prevents any tampering by unauthorised persons after installation set up.

The E1™ / RD-05™ Infrared ‘conditional’ travel over-ride system comprises a receiver decoder, infra-red receiving sensor which requires to be strategically positioned under the crane structure thus to ensure a suitably defined and controlled operational zone and safe viewing position for a second person (supervisory/banksman) involved in a lifting operation. The hand held transmitter features AutoStart™ and operates using a specific periodic transmission system. The E1™ Infrared transmitter must be secured in a safe place when not in use and should only be accessible for use by authorised persons. This system is not meant for usual crane operator use, it is a safety tool to designed to ensure a lifting operation can be effectively controlled within a ‘normally’ inhibited and restricted area (this can be a restricted operating area for a number of reasons).

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Established in 1993, Commander Controls Limited are specialists in providing electronic industrial control systems for high integrity lifting operations, which include Infra-Red & Radio remote control and Collision Avoidance (Detection) systems. They provide high-quality, durable equipment, which has been the chosen option for many businesses and locations worldwide.

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Commander Controls Limited
12 High Hazles Road
Manvers Business Park, Cotgrave
NG12 3GZ
United Kingdom

+44 (0)115 989 0100