Understanding the WatchMon - Control Logic - Thermal settings

Administrative screen for the WatchMon supervisor hardware, and how to understand the various fields available to configure the thermal (heating /cooling) control logic.

Navigate to this screen via the Control Logic option on the Menu then choosing the Thermal tab. Editing only available when in Technician mode.

 

Field Definitions 

 

 

Cooling Mode: operating mode for the cooling control logic.

  • Auto will adopt the state calculated based on thresholds specified.
  • ManualOn - will for the system state ON.
  • ManualOff - will force the system state OFF.

Hi Cell Celcius (CT5):  Cell temperature threshold that is OK to operate, if above will start the cooling control when monitoring is enabled.

Hi Ambient (BT5):    WatchMon supervisor temperature threshold that is OK to operate, if above will start the cooling control when monitoring is enabled.

In Bypass:  when monitoring is enabled will start the cooling control if any cellmon modules goes into bypass.

Delay transition - Stop: Ensures that the state change from ON to OFF must exceed beyond the period specified in seconds.

Delay transition - Restart: Ensures that the state change from OFF to ON must exceed beyond the period specified in seconds.

 

Heating Mode: operating mode for the heating control logic.

  • Auto will adopt the state calculated based on thresholds specified.
  • ManualOn - will for the system state ON.
  • ManualOff - will force the system state OFF.

Lo Cell Celcius (CT4): Cell temperature threshold that is OK to operate, if below will start the heating control when monitoring is enabled.

Lo Ambient (BT4):  WatchMon supervisor temperature threshold that is OK to operate, if below will start the heating control when monitoring is enabled.

Stop: Ensures that the state change from ON to OFF must exceed beyond the period specified in seconds.

Restart:  Ensures that the state change from OFF to ON must exceed beyond the period specified in seconds.

Status RX: Flashes as status telemetry is received (hover over will display time received).

Setup RX: Flashes when setup configuration is received (hover over will display time received).

 

Action button / process link events

Edit: This button opens up fields to editing, only available when in Technician mode.

Undo:  Restores values to last saved values and returns to read only mode.

Save:  Saves values into system and returns to read only mode.  This only works when connected by a USB.  If saving whilst connected via WiFi the following Error message appears.

Default:  Restore values to default.

 

Pressing the Edit button will make the options UNDO - SAVE and DEFAULT buttons available.

 

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