Test & Measurement
Clare – Rapid and easy HiPot testing of cables and connectorsJan 31 2008 - Test & Measurement [More Test & Measurement Articles]
The rapid and easy HiPot testing of cables, connectors and harnesses is provided with the new all-in-one bench-top high-voltage wiring analyser from electrical safety testing specialist, Clare Instruments.
Horizon II is the latest in a range of versatile high-performance analysers from the company, and meets the requirement for an easy-to-use, fully-integrated and flexible data management tool offering virtually unlimited data storage and reporting capabilities. Tough, portable and reliable, the Horizon II is designed for HiPot testing up to 1500VDC/1067VAC within the most demanding of production test environment.
Product features a powerful built-in PC with flash memory and eight digital I/0, while the Windows-based operating system and integral colour touch screen enables the user to undertake quick and easy test programming.
Up to 128-point testing can be carried out with the Horizon II while the product’s versatility enables expansion up to 1024 points, with the capability of switching 1A and HiPot testing up to 1500VDC and/or 1067VAC. A real-time temperature and humidity on-screen display and label printer support provides also offers improved performance.
Other features include built-in ‘START’ and ‘STOP’ buttons, simple and easy-to-understand on-screen user help tips and a redesigned adapter retention system which significantly improves user load / unload times. The versatile Horizon II can be operated as a standalone tester, integrated into automated assembly / test lines or networked, says the company.More news from Claire Instruments