Tractor Control Panel
The TCP is used to measure surface power voltage, current, cable head tension, magnetic mark and depth, build communication via FSK, upload and receive data to and from surface system via serial ports.
- Acquire power voltage, current, cable head tension, magnetic mark and depth, and upload the data to the laptop via serial ports
- Send commands to the tractor via modulator after receiving laptop command
- Receive data sent from the tractor, decode and send to laptop software via serial ports
The Tractor Control Panel functions as the interface panel between surface system and downhole tractor tool/tractor control cartridge. It also supplies DC power for other tools.