Using compensation received from external temperature or pressure sensor - MGP262 - MGP261

MGP260 User Guide

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If you have connected an external pressure or temperature sensor to the 4 … 20 mA Ex ia analog input channel of MGP260 (see Wiring), you can use the measurement received from the sensor as the environmental compensation.
You can receive the compensation value from an external sensor for only one parameter (temperature or pressure) at a time.
To use an external sensor for temperature or pressure compensation:
  1. Select > Configure Device.
  2. Open the Measurement menu.
  3. Select External from either the Pressure compensation mode or the Temperature compensation mode dropdown list, and then select Save.
  4. Open the Analog input 1 menu and configure the scaling of the external sensor input. See Configuring input from external analog pressure or temperature sensor.