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Temperature Control

On-Board® IS 1st Stage Temperature Control

Executive Summary

On-Board® IS Cryopump's can provide consistent pumping of Type 1A gases with the 1st Stage Temperature Control set to 100K. This provides an intrinsic ability to handle higher heat loads while maintaining the 100K set point more efficiently than 65K operations. However, at the 100K set point there is a reduction of pumping speeds for Type 1A gases.

Background

For some customer's a 65K 1st Stage Temperature Control set point is desired. However, the default 1st Stage Temperature Control set point for On-Board IS is 100K. This white paper will instruct the reader how to verify/modify the 1st Stage Temperature Control set point from the IS Remote (Gameboy).

Equipment Required

1 - On-Board IS Remote (Gameboy)
1 - USB Type A Male / Type B Male Cable ~ 6' long
Access to one of the RS-232 commination connectors on the CPC Module

Procedure

1. Verify 1st Stage Temperature Control Set Point
    a. Connect the Gameboy to one of the RS-232 connectors on the CPC Module
    b. From the Gameboy's home screen using the Arrow and Enter keys to verify the 1st Stage Temperature Control set point as follows:

2. Modify 1st Stage Temperature Control Set Point
    a. From the Gameboy's home screen using the Arrow and Enter keys to change the 1st Stage Temperature Control set point as follows:
    b. At the COMMUNICATION screen on the Gameboy press the Left and Right Arrows in the following sequence to access the Service Screen.
        i. Left Arrow
        ii. Right Arrow
        iii. Left Arrow

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