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This product is no longer available and has been replaced by: AM16/32B. Some accessories, replacement parts, or services may still be available.
AM416 16-Channel, 4-Wire Input Multiplexer

Overview

The AM416 was replaced by the AM16/32 in 2001; replacement parts remain available (see Ordering Info). The AM16/32 was later replaced by the AM16/32B.

The AM416 multiplexed up to 16 sets of 4 lines at a time. It was suitable for thermistors, potentiometers, load cells, strain gages, vibrating-wire sensors, soil moisture blocks, soil water content reflectometers, etc. Thermocouples could be multiplexed with the AM416 although our AM25T multiplexer was designed specifically for this purpose. Depending on sensor type, the AM416 typically multiplexed 16, 32, or 48 sensors. As a general rule, up to six multiplexers could be connected to a single datalogger.

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Compatibility

AM416 Compatibility Information

A series of datalogger instructions control AM416 operation (measurement instructions that are repetitive are generally contained within a programming loop; in CRBasic dataloggers, this functionality is available in the SubScan instruction).

SCWIN software (available free of charge from our Web site) supports simple programming and generates wiring diagrams for AM416 applications.

AM416 Compatibility by Datalogger

CR200 Series CR800/CR850 CR1000 CR3000 CR9000X

AM416 Compatibility by Retired Datalogger

CR500 CR510 CR10 CR10X 21X CR23X CR9000 CR5000 CR7X


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