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DCM 5 Series Controller


An Ultimate Water Chemistry Solution for Aquatics Applications

The ProMinent® DCM 5 Series controller is the perfect partner for monitoring and controlling water chemistry parameters and processes. The DCM 5 Series precision, flexibility and uncompromising quality represent a world-class solution to ensure a safe and healthy water experience for patrons.

Benefits

  • Proprietary sensor technology
  • Oxidant specific sensor
  • Combined chlorine control (1)
  • Simultaneous Chlorine/ORP control
  • Built-in WiFi router NEW!
  • VFD control (2) NEW!
  • Loading compensation via true proportional control
  • Hydraulically advanced flowcell assembly
  • Automatic discrete control and flow adjustments of chemical dosing pump (3)
  • Capable of interface and control of UV systems viaProMinent’s proprietary chlorine probes and real timecombined chlorine readings
  • Ability for tiered alarm notification via text/email, graphingdata, and daily summary emails all standard NEW!
  • Intuitive and easy to use remote interface with devicerecognition for easy operation on tablets, smart phones,and computers NEW!

Notes:
1 Requires optional total chlorine probe
2 Optional (requires additional internal adapter card)
3 When used with ProMinent dosing pumps


Applications

  • Swimming pools
  • Therapy pools
  • Hot tubs
  • Water parks
  • Splash pads
  • Amusement Park Attractions
  • Zoos and Aquariums

Ordering Information

DCM 500 - Controller package for pH, ORP and Temp (P/N: 1080771)
DCM 501 - Controller package for pH, ORP and PPM on non-stabilized (CYA) water (P/N: 1080772)
DCM 502 - Controller package for pH, ORP, PPM and Combined PPM on non-stabilized (CYA) water (P/N: 1080773)
DCM 503 - Controller package for pH, ORP and PPM with CYA stabilized water (P/N: 1080774)

 

Specifications Details
Operator Interface
Remote Fully interactive Ethernet TCP/IP graphical interface with security access codes
Local 4 line - 20 character OLED display, 12 buttons, multicolor status LED: Steady BLUE = "OK", Flashing RED = "ALARM", Steady RED = (Stopped), Multicoloroutput LEDs indicate relay output status as feeding/ off/ alarmed/ or stopped. Ethernet and WiFi status LEDs
Sensors
Included Sensors pH, ORP, Temperature
Optional Sensors Free chlorine, total chlorine, calculated combined chlorine, salt generated free chlorine, stabilized chlorine, conductivity, bromine, feed verification, corrosion,flow rate, water level, UV Intensity, calculated LSI/Ryznar water totalizer
Field Upgrades Sensor input modules are available for field upgrades
Inputs
Digital Inputs 8, (7 fully configurable) Examples: Sample Flow Switch, Return Line Flow Switch, Digital pulse flow meter(s), auto-fill float switch, external interlocks
Analog Inputs Up to 10 standard (configurable options) + 4 virtual (LSI, CombinedChlorine, GPM, etc.) Example: 1 Cond, Sample Temp, pH, ORP, Free Cl, Total Cl, Comb. Cl, UV intensity[4-20mA], room temperature, 2 additional gpm [4-20mA] inputs
Outputs
Control Relays 9 total: 2 AC line voltage, 3 Dry contact (AC or DC), 4 DC 24V (all fully assignable)
1. Acid feed
2. Oxidant feed
3. Chlorine boost / Caustic feed
4. Co2 feed
5. Auto fill / Alarm
6. UV pause
7. Temperature control or Fireman
8. UV Chloramine control
9. DCS/BMS OK or Alarm
(Interlocked with sample and recirc flow when used for chemical feed)

Digital Outputs 4 (fully assignable as dry contact sets or variable frequency pump ) for:
1. UV, salt Cl2 generator or Heater control
2. PID acid pump / VFD control
3. Chlorine PID control / UV pause
4. DCS BMS OK or Alarm/ Eco! mode for recirc pump
Base feed available if sensor disconnected

Analog Output 2 (optional isolated, 4-20 mA)

Control
On/Off
ORP assisting residual
P/PI/PID
Event Timers
UV boost / VFD control
Chemical feed stop during Backwash or Bump
Chlorine boost / Ozone control
Flow restored delay (adjustable)
Emergency "Off" for recirculation pump
Autofill
Chem feed verfication (optional)
Pulsed pump speed
Communication
HTML server on board (standard)
10 base T, TCP/IP Ethernet, Optional wireless 3G cellular
HTML, micro web server with DHCP or user definable IP address
Standard built-in WiFi router (smartphone/ iPad/ Tablet)
USB port for Datalog extraction, configuration saving, configuration uploading, & field software updates
Security
Local and remote access protected by access codes
System
Power 90-253VAC, 50/60Hz, 7.9Amp, single phase
Fusing Outputs fused @ 6.3 Amps total @ 120/250 VAC, Internal circuits fused at 1.6Amps
Surge Suppresion Integral Surge Suppression - Relays 1-5
Accessory Power 15VDC Thermally fused @ 60 mA, NAMUR inputs U-V thermally fused at 20mA
Enclosure Non-metallic, NEMA 4X, 14"x9" x 4.5" (WxHxD)
Panel Dims. 18" x 30" x 6.5" (WxHxD)
Convenience Field Software upgrades via USB flash drive, Configuration cloning via Flash drive
Warranty
5 years on electronics
2 years on ORP, pH sensors
1 year on all other parts

 

Live Trackster Demo Address

http://controller.prominent.usport:1011

Brochures

Cut Sheet: DCM 5 Series | Part #: 7750501 | Updated: 1/23/18

Case Study

Case Study: Emler Swim School | Part #: 7750201 | Updated: 6/5/13

Download

Trackster | Part #: Version 3.2.5385 | Updated: 10/22/14
Trackster (WINDOWS XP ONLY) | Part #: Version 3.2.5381 WinXP | Updated: 10/22/14

Instructional Videos

Video: DCM5 Interfacing With UV (WEBINAR) | Part #: xxxxxx | Updated: 1/31/14
Video: Equipment Offerings For Aquatics (WEBINAR) | Part #: xxxxxx | Updated: 11/15/13
Video: Start-Up Of DCM 502 (WEBINAR) | Part #: xxxxxx | Updated: 9/20/13

Manuals And Instructions

Manual: DCM5-Series-Installation-and-Operating-Manual | Part #: 7500582 | Updated: 2/7/18
Manual: DCM5-Series_Browser | Part #: 7500583 | Updated: 2/7/18

Firmware Updates

Version Update Summary Release Date
APQ180625
  • Fix: Removed midnight reset from all controls
August 03, 2018
APQ180212
  • Fix: Digital input Drop-out
March 09, 2018

Remote HMI Updates (Web Browser HTML Updates)

Version Update Summary Release Date
06.00.00.00
  • Fix: Graph View showing the wrong date on x-axis in German language
March 09, 2018
05.00.00.00
  • Fix: Disappearing Submit button on calibration pages
February 23, 2018
Help Files Instruction manual USB Update Zip File February 18, 2018