M-7679 R-PAC

Protection, Automation and Control System for Recloser, Switch, Sectionalizer and Advanced Distribution Automation Applications.

Protection and Control

  • Over 30 Protection Elements for optimal protection of Power Distribution Systems
  • Compatible with Three-Phase Ganged (Std) and Independent Phase Capable Switching devices such as Reclosers, Switches, Sectionalizers and Breakers (Optional)
  • Four (std) or Six (optional) Low Energy Analog (LEA) or VT voltage inputs
  • Recloser Settings Wizard assists in creating file for most common settings
  • Comprehensive I/O Matrix provides visual confirmation of enabled functions and selected outputs improving security


  • Pre-built functions for Advanced Distribution Automation Applications including Switch Sectionalizer, Loop Schemes and Automatic Transfer Systems (ATS)
  • Comprehensive Embedded Cyber Security tools to implement NERC CIP requirements, including IPsec and Radius server security
  • Front panel USB and SD Card ports for local programming and data transfer
  • Optional single or dual Ethernet ports (copper or fiber) with simultaneous multi-user and multi-protocol support
  • Protocols supported include:
    • MODBUS, DNP3.0
    • Optional: IEC61850
  • IEEE 1686 Compliant
  • One or two optional serial ports (TIA-232, TIA-485 or Serial Fiber)

IPScom® – Uncomplicated Software for Complex Power System Applications

  • Integrated Metering, DFR and PQ Visualization Tools
  • Search and filtering tools for analysis of SOE, DFR and PQ records
  • IPSlogic Programmable Logic


  • Recloser Status Monitoring tool displays real time reclosing sequence and fault clearing time
  • Power Quality Monitoring up to the 63rd Harmonic including THD and TDD
  • PQ Viewer (ITIC Curve)
  • Sags, Swell and Sub-Synchronous Transient Detection
  • Advanced Data Logging and Load Profile Recorder
  • 3500 Event Sequence of Events (SOE) Recorder
  • 100 DFR quality records of up to 480 cycles with adjustable sampling rate up to 128 s/c



Standard Control Features

  • Over 30 protection functions
  • Multi-Shot Auto Recloser, Three-Phase Reclose Operation
  • Eight Setting Profiles
  • Hot Line Tag
  • Cold Load Pickup
  • Load Encroachment Supervision
  • Sequence Coordination
  • Phantom Voltage
  • Fault Locator
  • Auto Restoration
  • Three Phase Current Inputs plus one Ground or Sensitive Earth Current Input
  • Three Phase Voltage Inputs plus one Sync Check Voltage Input
  • Four User Programmable Digital Inputs
  • Four User Programmable Digital Outputs
  • Conformal Coated Circuit Boards
  • Configurable Front HMI LEDs and Pushbuttons
  • 12 Vdc Backup Power Input
  • IPScom Communications Software
  • IPSlogic Programmable Logic
  • Reclosing Sequence Monitor and Recorder
  • Recloser/Breaker Wear Monitor
  • I/O Map
  • Custom Curve Designer
  • Compare Settings Tool
  • Power Supply Monitor
  • Trip/Close Coil Monitor
  • Trip and Target Counters
  • Digital Fault (Waveform) Recording
  • Fault Event Records
  • Synchrophasors (IEEE C37.118-2)▲
  • Front Panel USB and SD Card ports
  • IRIG-B Time Synchronization
  • Custom DNP Mapping
  • Port 1: Rear TIA-232
  • Protocols Supported:
    • MODBUS®
    • DNP3.0 SAv2
    • Smart P2P (Peer-To-Peer)▲
  • P2P
  • IPsec (Internet Protocol Security)
  • RADIUS Client Capability to manage local and remote access to the control
  • Wide Variety of Communications Accessories
  • Power Quality Monitoring
  • ITIC Curve Violation Counters and Recording
  • Data Logging
  • THD/TDD Monitoring, Alarming and Protection
  • Demand and Energy Metering
  • Sequence of Events Recording
  • Self-Diagnostics

Optional Features

  • Independent Phase Capable (Triple/ Single) Recloser Operation
  • Switch/Sectionalizer
    • Three Phase Ganged
    • Independent Phase Capable▲
  • PORT 1 – Fiber Optic Available
  • PORT 2 – Rear Ethernet Fiber Optic or Copper
  • PORT 3 – Rear Ethernet Fiber Optic or Copper
  • PORT 4 – TIA-232, TIA-485, or Fiber Optic
  • Optional Protocols in addition to standard MODBUS and DNP3.0 (requires at least one Ethernet Port):
    • Add IEC 61850
    • Add IEC 60870-5-104/101▲
    • Add Combination IEC 61850 and IEC 60870-05-104/101▲
  • Expanded I/O – Additional eight digital Inputs and eight digital Outputs for a total of 12 each
  • Low Energy Analog (LEA) Inputs per C37.92. Configurations available: 4 LEA, 3LEA + 1VT, or 6LEA.

▲ Feature available at future date via firmware update / IPScom update