The GX6377 3U PXI multi function switch card provides users with the ability to switch both high current and general-purpose signals using only one 3U PXI switch module. The card features multiple channels of high current switching capability for 10amp and 2 amp applications as well as two, 16×2 switch matrix groups, which can also be configured as a 32×2 or 16×4 matrix.
The GX6377 offers a total of 3 high current, independent relays— five 10 amp, Form A; four 2 amp, Form A; and four 2 amp, Form C. The dual 16×2 relay matrix is rated for 500 mA and is hardware configurable as a 16×4 matrix or software configurable as a 32×2 matrix.
Programming and Software
The board is supplied with a 32-bit DLL driver. Various interface files provide access to the DLL from programming tools and languages such as ATEasy, LabVIEW, Microsoft® and Borland® C/C++, Microsoft Visual Basic®, Borland Delphi, and more. The available virtual panel can be used to interactively adjust and control the instrument from a window that displays the current instrument settings and measurements.
An On-Line help file and PDF User's Guide provides documentation that includes instructions for installing, using and programming the board.