Press Release Summary:
Featuring 800 x 480 color TFT display, OMNIA II Series now includes Model 8254, which performs AC Hipot, DC Hipot, 40 A Ground Bond, and Insulation Resistance testing. Model 8206 additionally provides Functional Run and Line Leakage testing, while Model 8256 adds 500 Va test functionality to Model 8206. Equipped with built-in 500 Vac power source, Model 8207 performs same functions as Model 8206, and Model 8257 adds 500 Va test functionality to Model 8207.
Original Press Release:
New Models Released for Associated Research's OMNIA II Electrical Safety Compliance Analyzer!
Lake Forest, Illinois, - Announced today by Associated Research, Inc. is the addition of 5 new models to their OMNIA II line of Electrical Safety Compliance Analyzers. OMNIA II is adding the following models:
Model 8254 is a 4-in-1 Electrical Safety Compliance Analyzer that performs AC Hipot (500 VA), DC Hipot, 40 Amp Ground Bond and Insulation Resistance testing in a single instrument. Model 8206 is a 6-in-1 Electrical Safety Compliance Analyzer that performs AC Hipot, DC Hipot, 40 Amp Ground Bond, Insulation Resistance, Functional Run and Line Leakage testing in a single instrument. Model 8256 adds 500 VA test functionality to model 8206. Model 8207 is a 7-in-1 Electrical Safety Compliance Analyzer that performs AC Hipot, DC Hipot, 40 Amp Ground Bond, Insulation Resistance, Functional Run and Line Leakage testing while adding a built-in 500 VA AC power source in a single instrument. Model 8257 adds 500 VA test functionality to the model 8207.
OMNIA II features an 800 x 480 Color TFT display that makes setting up test files, viewing results, and performing tests easier than ever. Color-coded test steps clearly indicate pass/fail conditions and users can also choose from 4 different color schemes to match their preferences. OMNIA II is also equipped with an exclusive "My Menu" interface which allows operators to personalize menu settings, and create shortcuts to favorite screens and preferences. In addition, OMNIA II includes Associated Research Inc's DualCHEK(TM) feature, which allows the user to perform simultaneous Hipot and Ground Bond tests. This can safely increase productivity and throughput on the production line. OMNIA II comes standard with a USB/RS-232 interface. Optional Ethernet, GPIB, Data Storage, and printer output interfaces are available.
Additional features of the OMNIA II are as follows:
· Up to 10,000 test steps for multiple programmable memory/step combinations
· Multiple language settings: English and Chinese
· AC/DC Hipot Leakage Current Offset
· Patented SmartGFI® high speed shutdown circuit that provides maximum operator protection
· Patented Prompt and Hold function inserts prompts or instructions as part of the test cycle
· Patented CAL-ALERT® feature automatically alerts the user when the instrument is due for calibration
· Patented VERI-CHEK® feature verifies that an instrument's failure detectors are functioning properly
· Charge-LO® circuit confirms that the DUT is connected when performing a test
· Ramp-HI® feature allows a user to charge the DUT as rapidly as possible without causing false failures
· True RMS Current readings
The OMNIA II Models will be available in September 2012. Pricing is as follows:
8204 AC/DC Hipot, IR & 40 Amp GB Tester $9,995
8254 AC/DC Hipot (500 VA), IR, & 40 Amp GB Tester $10,795
8206 AC/DC Hipot, IR, 40 Amp GB, Functional Run & Line Leakage Tester $13,395
8256 AC/DC Hipot (500 VA), IR, 40 Amp GB, Functional Run & Line Leakage Tester $14,195
8207 AC/DC Hipot, IR, 40 Amp GB, Functional Run & Line Leakage Tester w/ Built-in AC Power Source $14,895
8257 AC/DC Hipot (500 VA), IR, 40 Amp GB, Functional Run & Line Leakage Tester w/ Built-in AC Power Source $15,695
For more information or to view complete specifications please visit Associated Research's site at www.asresearch.com/products/omnia2/Default.aspx.
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