Version 16
    Analog Demo Boards > Power Management > Energy Meter >
    • Reference Design for MCP3905A Energy Meter Designs
    • Reference Design for MCP3905A Energy Meter Designs

    Overview

    The MCP3905A Energy Meter Reference Design (using the MCP3905A/06A device) is a stand-alone low cost energy meter. It can act as either a stand alone energy meter, or as the analog front end design for LCD microcontroller based meters.

    The MCP3905 design is specified with an energy measurement error of 0.1% typical across 1:500 dynamic range for high accurate energy meter designs. This reference design is compliant with EMC requirements per energy metering standards IEC62053 and legacy IEC61036, IEC1046 and IEC687.

    The MCP3905A/06A Energy Meter Reference Design is a stand-alone, single-phase residential meter design for active -energy meter designs. For advanced microcontroller-based meter products, this design also serves as the design of the Analog Front-End (AFE). This design includes a low-cost DC power supply circuit and the necessary protection for IEC62053 EMC compliance.

    Key Application: Energy Meter Design

    Features

    • Uses the new MCP3905A/06A devices
    • Demonstration board is a ready to use single-chip low cost energy meter
    • Direct connection to line for energy meter, no transformers required
    • On-board power supply circuitry
    • Resistive network and Output LED for meter calibration,
    • Resistor shorts for gain and frequency selection

    Ships With

    • MCP3905A/06A Energy Meter Reference Design, 102-00037
    • Important Information Sheet

    Blog Posts

    Discussions