Tension Amplifier Comparison Chart

Compare the features of all DFE tension amplifiers.

  TA1 TA500 TI18C TI22 TI30
Features TA1 TrueTension Amplifier TA500 EIP Tension Amplifier TI18C True Tension Amplifier TI22 Inline Tension Amplifier TI30 FireGuard2 Intrinsically Safe Tension Amplifier
115/230 VAC Input Power
Requires P/N 144-0030 Requires P/N 144-0030 Requires P/N 144-0030 Requires P/N 144-0030 Requires P/N 144-0030
24 VDC Input Power Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Isolated 0-10 VDC Output Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Isolated 4-20 mA Output Yes Yes Yes (option) Yes (option) Yes
Ethernet Connectivity
No EtherNet/IP™ No No No
0-1 mA Output to Tension Meter No No Yes Yes Yes
Meter Damping (External)
No No Yes No Yes
Available Mounting Styles Din Rail Clip, Keyhole/Screw Din Rail Clip Din Rail Clip, Keyhole/Screw Din Rail Clip Keyhole/Screw
Dual Calibration (Cal A/B) Yes Yes Yes No Yes
Tension Limit Switch No No Yes (option) No No
Built-In Diagnostics
Yes Yes No No No
Intrinsically Safe No No No No Yes
CE-Marked Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
UL-Listed
No No Yes No Yes
Zero/Cal Lock-Out
No Yes, Software Enabled No No Yes, Steel Cover