Penulatorâ„¢ Drive

PDS Drive

Comprises 2 SD card slots, serial port and fast ethernet port. Pin-to-pin swap-out for the Floppy Drive in System Controller (Centura and Endura) or P5000 frame.

  • Rapid backup/restore of complete HDD using 1.5GB SD. No more 1.44MB limit
  • All system files now machine readable e.g. log files, can be stored for analyses
  • 1.5GB SD becomes a removable HDD, and is a bootable drive for whole system. 
  • High speed data transfer over network, integrated FTP file server

PDS Drive enables powerful new capability and efficiency for system and data management;

  • Keep all of your Lot Data on a server for future reference. Automate this process for efficiency and reliability
  • Restore your system rapidly in the event of HDD crash, from SD and avoid lengthy unscheduled downs
  • Absolutely no system overhead added, in fact time saving from manual backup procedures
  • Attack obsolescence and upgrade system. PDS Drive is integrated within PDS system

PDS Drive Features & Benefits

Feature U2 U4
SD Drive Size 1.44 MB 1.5 GB
Copy or restore system HDD rapidly and with a single command   X
10/100 rapid file transfer speed   X
Integrated FTP server   X
Formats on AMAT sytem X X
Bootable X X
All system files readable format on a PC X X




PDS Drive replaces the following part numbers;

0660-01656, 0660-00463, 0650-00029, 0190-70110, 0650-00088, 0660-01083, 0660-01088, 0190-08663, 0660-01627, 0660-01665, 0650-00251, FD-235HS-1111, FD-235HS-1211, GS606135, ACD-73100

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PDS Remote

PDS Sentry

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