Because the Industry Demands Ingenuity MDS-developed proDAS is an advanced data acquisition and control system which meets the requirements of modern gas turbine overhaul, production, and research and development engine test facilities.Acquisition in Real Time Specifically designed for the gas turbine engine test environment in repair and overhaul, production, or development testing, proDAS is recognized as the most capable system on the market, and stands as MDS’ latest generation of real time data acquisition software. Integrated Automation The system of choice for engine development programs around the world, proDAS provides unparalleled integration and automation for engine testing requirements.
Total Synchronicity An efficient test facility data acquisition system requires complete integration with the Facility Controls, Engine Controls, Engine Throttle, and Dynamic Data System. MDS data acquisition systems have supported numerous engine development and production programs with over 40 systems delivered in the last decade.
Accurate Versatility Easily programmable test procedures allow the user to create straightforward testing schemes for maximum testing efficiency. Test procedures are simple to follow, repeatable, and complete. The result: an accurate automatically produced test report.
- Remote monitoring
- Real time, deterministic performance
- Common operator interface for all testing environments
- Automated test procedures
- Multi-channel, simultaneous auto calibration
- User-defined report formats
- Scalable from fewer than 100, to more than 6000 channels
- Industry standard interfaces – including VXI, PCI, Serial, and Ethernet
- 0-2000 Hz scan rate, with optional integrated dynamic measurement for higher rates
- Windows look and feel
- Trim balance available as an option
- Web based remote monitoring
- Reduces testing times
- Increases data integrity
- Reduces calibration time
- Lowers hardware, support, and operating costs
- Maximizes uptime
Seamlessly Compatible proDAS builds on and is compatible with the proven and reliable MDS-developed EDAS series of data acquisition systems, providing a low risk upgrade path for current MDS clients.
proDASm MDS offers an optional version with MIL1553B communication capability for qualified customers