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Dear UNITRONICS users. Sometimes it happens that you need more digital inputs on the OPLC because of pushbuttons. A solution is an OPLC with a larger number of inputs or an extension needs to be added when is possible. That can be expensive. I developed a simple solution, which I named, the pushbuttons to current loop converter. In this case, you only need one analog input (4 – 20mA), to add up to 19 pushbuttons via two-wire shielded cable which can be up to 100m long. The converter is self powered ( powered from current loop ). The converter is reliable, since