emulator circuit

emulator circuit

[′em·yə‚lād·ər ‚sər·kət]
(computer science)
A circuit built into a computer's control section to enable it to process instructions that were written for another computer.
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Also included on this kit is a secondary processor controlling a solar panel emulator circuit, featuring a photo-diode for light sensing.
HercuLine[TM] actuators are, ideal for tough applications' requiring high Teliability, low maintenance and network compatibility, without sacrificing performance or accuracy, The actuators also minimize maintenance costs and process downtime, due to their Slidewire Emulator Circuit and Non-Contact Position Sensor which improves positioning performance by eliminating maintenance tasks, drifts and breakdowns associated with slidewires.