CRYOS |- Cold storage management

CRYOS  is a configurable and versatile PIC Microcontroller based embedded system for cold storage management. Supporting cost effective and standardised technology, the unit uses existing infrastructure to tie in for data reporting and cold storage unit monitoring. Reporting is via GSM or WIFI depending on requirements. The MikroBus slot adds a dimension of flexibility to operations and application choice.

Specifications Cryos - Controller
DC Header YES
USB Connectivity YES - for system configuration local data logging.
Device Programming ICSP | USART Bootloader
Power Supply LM317 based configurable PSU, setting for 3v3 and 5V0 or MIC2900*
Package TQFP
Device PIC Microcontroller: PIC18F45KXX family device
LED | Reset Button YES
IO Opto Istolated inputs, Relay Output
Temperature Sensors K - Type Thermocouples, Dallas 1 Wire (Ruggardised)
Windows OS Driver support MCP 2221 Driver
Availability Releasing soon
Notes *MIC2900 model available on request, subject to global component shortages
Cryos is bootloader capable, device depdendent.
All currency in ZAR, South African Rands


Cryos - what is it?
CRYOS is a Cold Storage management system designed for mobile, container style or cold room style installations. The unit is supplied with dedicated firmware with support for customer orientated custom code. The unit is supplied with a powerfull micrcontroller tied into optio isolated inputs,2 K-Type thermocouples, a relay output, mikrobus slot, and is WIFI capable.
Features . . .

  • PIC Microcontroller - 8 BIT
  • On Board Power supply
  • USB-UART for unit configuration and local data logging
  • Reset button & Power LED
  • System Interaction
    • 2 x K Type Thermocouples
    • 1 x Dallas 1 Wire Channel (Ruggardises Sensor)
    • 2 Opto Isolated Inputs
    • Relay Output
    • LCD Display capable for status notifications
  • ICSP header & Mikroprog header
Usage and Integration
CRYOS is designed to integrte with an existing or new cold storage implementations. The unit is compact, low power and couples seamlessly with existiing infrastructure for power and communication requirements. Designed for costeffectiveness in mind, the unit is highly competive in features and capabilities.
Deploy Applications
Embedded applications range from standalone systems which control a single element, to wired or wireless applications interconnected for reporting and monitoring. CRYOS is an ideal, cost effective and well supported tool with an efficient tool chain that will assist in completing projects and getting products to market.