Posts tagged as Comtest

New power quality and energy analysers

Industry and facilities alike are looking for ways to conserve energy to reduce ever-escalating energy bills. Fluke, represented in southern Africa by the Comtest Group, has come up with a solution – power quality analysis, and the ability to clearly quantify energy losses in terms of rand and cent. Their answer is the newly launched […]

Thermal imagers for diagnostics

Comtest Distribution’s Fluke P3 series thermal imagers are said to deliver proven, practical performance for a wide range of diagnostic applications. Based on the award-winning Ti32, the P3 series adds four  additional products providing high-performance imagers for any budget. The series includes the Ti32 and TiR32 models, plus the new Ti27 and Ti29 models for  industrial, electrical, […]

Power quality and energy analyser

The new Fluke 434, 435 and 437 Series II models help locate, predict, prevent, and troubleshoot power quality problems in three-phase and single-phase power distribution systems. Additionally, the Fluke-patented energy loss algorithm, unified power measurement, measures and quantifies energy losses due to poor power quality such as harmonics and unbalance issues, allowing users to pinpoint […]

One-way frame delay testing

by Thierno Diallo, EXFO, Canada   With increasing deployment of delay-sensitive services on packet-based networks, operators must qualify these services and validate that they meet the higher level of quality now required to ensure customer satisfaction. Please download the following pdf

All-in-one document process calibrator

Comtest Distribution has announced the launch of the new 750 Series documenting process calibrators. This device is specifically designed for process professionals in gas and oil refining; chemical production; pulp and paper; food and beverage; and water-wastewater industries. The 750 Series combines all of the process calibration tools into one very powerful calibrator that simply […]

Two-channel version of the four-channel scope

Comtest Distribution has introduced a two-channel version of the four-channel CAT IV ScopeMeter, released last year. The new two channel 190 Series II replaces the 199C, 196C and 192C models. The  215, the 225 and the 215/S will completely disappear when the Bushealth functionality is added in 2012. Only the Fluke 225/S will remain in […]

New solution for field meter testing

Comtest Technologies has announced the arrival of Radian’s RB-10 Bantam Lite – the first in a new generation of portable field meter test solutions. The Bantam of portable test solutions are designed for accurate, fast closed-link testing of all single and polyphase energy meters. The Bantam Lite combines reliability and advanced test capabilities in a […]

New safety feature on test leads

Fluke’s new ultra-rugged TL 175 TwistGuard test leads are said to be a world-first –featuring a manually adjustable guard. The patented extendable tip shroud meets the highest electrical safety requirements to reduce tip exposure while providing the versatility needed for most measurements. Simply twisting the test lead cuts the exposed probe tip length from 19 […]

Thermal imaging revisited

by Hans van de Groenendaal, EngineerIT Although thermography has a long history, its use has only increased in recent years with its commercial and industrial applications now commonplace. Overseas travellers will have noticed thermal imaging devices mounted at the immigration counters at international arrivals at OR Tambo airport. It was first introduced in 2009 when […]

New cable locator

Comtest Distribution has introduced the AT-2032E cable locator which covers all application areas (live or de-energised), obviating the need for additional devices. The device locates cables in walls; interruptions and short circuits in cables; fuses and assignments to circuits; accidentally concealed sockets and distribution boxes; interruptions and short circuits in unshielded underfloor heating as well […]