4. Hardware Installation
4.1. Connecting Power to the CMS-32
The CMS-32 is available in both AC and DC powered versions.
When connecting AC or DC power to the CMS-32, proceed as
•This device should only be operated with the type
of power source indicated on the instrument
nameplate. If you are not sure of the type of
power service available, please contact your local
•Reliable earthing (grounding) of this unit must be
maintained. Particular attention should be given
to supply connections when connecting to power
strips rather than directly to the branch circuit.
4.1.1. AC Powered Units
Plug the supplied power cable into the receptacle on the CMS
back panel, and then connect the power cable to an appropriate
grounded AC outlet. The CMS features a self adjusting power
supply that automatically adapts to power supplies between 90
and 250 VAC. Press the Power Switch ON. The ON LED should
light, and the RDY LED should begin to flash.