Red Lion offers the widest range of panel meters in the industry. Our meters are available in various sizes and capabilities including count, rate, time, voltage, current, process, strain gage and temperature inputs. With almost 4 million units sold, our panel meters are field proven, time tested and have earned the distinction of being the industry’s #1 brand for 16 years and counting.
Red Lion's C48 counter/timer panel meters are available as a standard counter/timer or a batch counter/timer. The standard unit is available with single or dual presets while the batch model has a main process counter or timer with dual presets and a secondary counter with a single preset. The secondary counter can be selected to function as a batch or a total counter. The C48 has a dual line display with six digit LCD display available in positive image reflective or negative image transmissive with red (top line) and green (bottom line) with backlighting. The C48 offers a selectable input that accepts signals from a variety of different sensors. This line also features programmable user inputs and front panel function key. The user inputs can be configured as sinking (active low) or sourcing (active high) inputs via a single plug jumper. The user inputs and the front panel function key can be configured to provide a variety of functions.
Red Lion CUB3s are miniature electronic counters. The CUB3 has front panel reset, while the CUB3R has remote reset. These units fill a wide variety of applications. The CUB3s feature a rugged reinforced nylon case that snap-fits into a standard rectangular opening without screws or other hardware. Hook-up is simply a matter of connecting two wires, and since the operating voltage is only 3 V and with currents in microamps, almost any kind of wire can be used. No external power is required since the internal batteries provide years of uninterruptible service. In addition to these advantages, the CUB 3’s offer the inherent ruggedness, reliability, and permanence of completely integrated circuitry, embedded in a single monolithic, silicon, micro-chip.
Red Lion's CUB4 offers a large display in a miniature package. No programming is required for these units making them ideal for basic applications. The CUB4 features 3 1/2 to eight digit reflective LCD displays with red or green backliting. This easy-to-read display offers 12 mm character height and is NEMA 4X/IP65 rated. The CUB4 provides a wide variety of inputs for industrial applications. CUB4 models cover both digital and analog signals including count, voltage, current and process inputs. Power input is from a 9 to 28 VDC power source.
Red Lion's CUB5 is the ultimate in panel meter flexibility, from its complete user programming to the optional setpoint control and communication capability. The meter can also be programmed as a single or dual setpoint control. With its size and capabilities, the CUB5 is one of the most powerful meter on the market. The CUB5 series features a five or eight digit reflective LCD display or a red/ green display with backlight. The intensity of the display can be adjusted from dark room applications to bright light applications. This easy to read display offers 12 mm character height, and offers NEMA 4X/IP65 protection. The CUB5 provides a wide variety of inputs for industrial applications. CUB5 models cover both digital and analog signals including count, voltage, current, time, process, rate and temperature inputs. The capability of the CUB5 can be easily expanded with the addition of up to two option cards. Setpoint capability is field installable with the addition of the single setpoint relay output card or the dual setpoint solid state output card. Communication option cards include RS-232, RS-485, and USB.
Red Lion's CUB7 is a dedicated function eight digit miniature panel meter. The CUB7 panel meter is battery powered, easy to use, and built with features not expected from a unit with such a small form factor. The CUB7 has an LCD display available in positive image reflective, negative image transmissive with yellow/green or red backlighting. Backlit units require an external power source. This easy to read display offers nine mm character height, and offers NEMA 4X/IP65 protection. Models are available with one or two buttons on the face of the unit for programming or function execution. The CUB7 provides contact, logic, open collector, or high voltage inputs. The counter model is available with a low speed contact or high speed input. The timer models feature nine programmable timer ranges. The CUB7 counter and timer models are available with low voltage input (28 VDC max) or an isolated high voltage input (50-250 VDC/VAC). The standard CUB7 unit uses 22 gauge wires for external connections, an optional plug-in terminal block is also available for more secure connections.
Red Lion Ditak 8 is a self-powered rate indicator which features selectable Timebase Increments by setting the appropriate DIP switches on the rear of the unit. The internal 3.6 VDC lithium battery will operate continuously for at least 5 years. It has a 5-digit LCD display with 0.6 inch (15.2 mm) high digits. The displays are available in positive image reflective (black digits, reflective background) or negative image transmissive (illuminated digits, dark background) with red or yellow/green backlighting. Backlight version units require power from an external 9 to 28 VDC supply. The unit is constructed of a lightweight, high impact plastic case with a clear viewing window. The sealed front panel meets NEMA 4X/IP65 specifications for wash-down and/or dusty environments, when properly installed. The optional Micro Line/Sensor Power Supply (MLPS1000) is designed to attach to the rear of an installed Ditak 8. The optional supply can be powered from 85 to 250 VAC, and can provide power for the backlighting of a unit and most sensors.
Red Lion's PAX meter is the workhorse of our panel meter line-up. Models include both digital and analog inputs. From its sunlight readable display to the wide variety of field-installable options cards, the PAX meter will easily handle your application requirements. The PAX line offers a five or six digit display available with a red sunlight readable red display, or green for indoor applications. The intensity of the display can be adjusted from dark room applications up to sunlight readable, making it ideal for viewing in bright light applications. This easy to read display has 14 mm character height, and offers NEMA 4X/IP65 protection. The PAX series of panel meters offer the widest range of inputs in the industry. PAX models cover both digital and analog signals including count, voltage/current, process input, rate, strain gage, timer, real time clock and thermocouple/RTD inputs.
From the dual line, tri-color display to universal power and input capabilities, Red Lion's PAX2 is packed full of features that set it apart from other panel meters. Field upgradeable option cards for outputs and communications add even more versatility, allowing the PAX2 to deliver an ideal solution for applications requiring two parameters to be visualized at the same time. The PAX2 line offers many features and performance capabilities that are not available on standard panel meters. The digital input meters offer dual count and dual rate meters all in the same package. A third counter and third rate display allows the user to do simple math functions. The optional plug-in output cards allow the opportunity to configure the meter for present applications, while providing easy upgrades for future needs. The analog input meters offer two displays as well, with the top line displaying process and the bottom line showing totalizing or setpoint value. The PAX2 offers the widest range of inputs in the industry. PAX models cover both digital and analog signals including count, voltage, current, process input, rate, strain gage and thermocouple/RTD inputs. The PAX2 meters can be fitted with optional field-installable plug-in cards which allow you to configure the PAX2 for present applications, while providing easy upgrades for future needs.
Red Lion's PAX Lite line of panel meters answers the call for a dedicated meter that offers American made quality. The PAX Lite is perfect for basic machines, simple process control, and similar applications. The PAX Lite offers a five or six digit display available with a red display. This easy to read display has 14 mm character height, and offers NEMA 4X/IP65 protection. Select models offer keypad buttons on the face of the unit for easy programming or menu scrolling. The PAX Lite provides a wide variety of inputs for industrial applications. PAX Lite models cover both digital and analog signals including count, voltage/current, voltmeter, process timer, rate, strain gage, thermocouple/RTD inputs. Power input is 115/230 VAC, switch selectable or optional universal and accommodates 50 to 250 VAC/21.6 to 250 VDC.
Red Lion offers a full line of component displays, which enable custom meters to be built for specific applications. Various display sizes, colors, and mounting options are available to built the perfect meter. The component displays are a perfect solution for counting, timing and DC voltage measurement applications. Red Lion offers several models covering various counting applications. Our PC board mount units can be supplied with a PC board header or solderless elastomeric connections. The SUBCUB PC board mount counters are available in two sizes and provide a reflective LCD display. The MDMU features models with reflective, red or green backlight displays and supports both PC board mount and panel mount options. The MDMU offers nine timing modes ranging from the smallest .001 second up to the longest one hour and supports both PC board mount and panel mount applications.