February 24, 2014 – Palmetto, FL – ITW Global GSE, a division of GSE Holdings Inc, an ITW company, announces the upcoming release of the Hobart PoWerMaster® 2400, the next generation of 400 Hz solid state frequency converters ideal for all types of aircraft.
The Hobart PoWerMaster® 2400 will be the only solid state converter on the market with an overload capacity of 400%. This new generation of converters is designed to ensure overload requirements are not a concern for the new aircraft coming on the market today. In addition to the substantial overload, the Hobart PoWerMaster® 2400 offers a true power factor of 1 that provides 90 kW continuous at an ambient temperature of +132 º F. This means the solid state frequency converter can be used on aircraft of virtually any size, including the latest generation of aircraft such as the Airbus A380, A350, the Boeing 787 Dreamliner and the upcoming B777.
The Hobart PoWerMaster® 2400 is constructed in a modular style, affording users an easy and quick overview of all components for ease of operation and faultfinding. The Hobart PoWerMaster® 2400 has numerous features allowing easy connection to communication systems.
This latest solid state frequency converter includes patented technology, Plug & Play that provides a perfect regulation and a steady voltage at the aircraft plug. An added feature is the newly designed display featuring icons for easy and intuitive use.
The Hobart PoWerMaster® 2400 will be available in 2014.
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About Hobart: Hobart, J&B Aviation and ITW Military GSE, now part of ITW GSE, are divisions of GSE Holdings, Inc, an Illinois Tool Works (ITW) Company, a diverse fortune 200 company and a leading supplier of Ground Support Equipment. Our global engineering, design, sales, and service teams provide solutions for the commercial and military aviation ground support industries. Our user-friendly designs, superior performance, and proven reliability, provide our customers the best value in the industry. ITW is based in Glenview, Illinois and has operations in 58 countries.