Woodward model 8290-077 is a speed control device that belongs to the Electrically Powered Governor series. It is a single-phase droop control device, designed to be compliant with EU Directive. Model 8290-077 works with diesel or gas-powered turbines.
Additional information about this Woodward device includes;
- Minimum magnetic pickup input of 1.5 VRMS.
- Compatible with 2500 Load Sensor.
- A system battery voltage of 24 volts.
- Maximum power consumption of 95 watts.
- 7 A charger compatible.
- Temperature range of -40 to 167 degrees Fahrenheit.
Adding this speed control device to an actuator and magnetic pickup will create a full EPG system. Model 8290-077 can be mounted directly to the prime mover that it will work on. It should be kept away from high-heat products, away from moving devices, and in a well-ventilated location. This product can also work with load-sharing accessories. Even though the speed control device model 8290-077 has been discontinued by Woodward, it can be found through sources such as AX Control. This product can be repaired, bought, or sold with AX Control. Any repairs are also given a three-year warranty.