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Protec Rents a Variety of Tools For Power Quality Measurement

by Protec Tech Team July 18, 2017

Power quality analyzers are the generally used tools to capture readings and collect data for analysis. While some are permanently installed in the distribution system, handheld analyzers are utilized for numerous applications, especially troubleshooting.

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Amprobe DM-III Multitest Power Quality Recorder

Fluke 1750 Three Phase Power Recorder

Handheld analyzers are lightweight and capable of measuring a variety of parameters. The most typical include voltage, amperage, frequency, dips (sags) and swells in voltage values, power factor, harmonic currents, and the resulting distortion and crest factor, power and energy, voltage and current unbalance, inrush current values, and light flicker.

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Siemens Westrip Amptector Adapter Plug Added to Protec Rental Catalog

by Protec Tech Team July 18, 2017

The Westrip RMS-2000 Logic Controller is highly flexible and has been designed to replace older trip devices.

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To Measure Phase Up to 600VAC Rent the Dranetz PPA-PP1R-115 Adapter

by Protec Tech Team July 10, 2017

Now availabe as part the Protec Equipment Resources extensive electrical test and measurement equipment rental inventory, the Dranetz PPA-PP1R-115 Phase Power Adapter allows a user to connect the power supply of a power analyzer to a measurement phase up to 600VAC, eliminating the need for a dedicated 120VAC Outlet.

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Test IEC 61850-Based Protection Devices, Schemes With Doble F6150sv

by Protec Tech Team July 10, 2017

Time sensitive information such as protection tripping commands are a high priority and require a quick means of communication. In IEC 61850 environments, the GOOSEs (Generic Object Oriented Substation Events) are the mechanism for delivering status information. Published as multicast messages without being addressed to a specific receiver, this information is then distributed across the network allowing any IED or test set to retrieve it.

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Rent Secondary or Primary Current Injection Test Sets, the Best Option

by Protec Tech Team July 06, 2017

Secondary current injection testing is performed on solid-state trip units using a specially designed power supply unit. However, the secondary injection method only tests the solid-state trip unit, and does not test the current sensors, wiring, or the breaker current handling components. 

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AC Hipots and VLF AC Hipots Part of Protec's Rental Equipment Catalog

by Protec Tech Team July 06, 2017

Offered in either power frequency (50/60 Hz) or Very Low Frequency (VLF) models, AC hipots are capable of testing multiple types of substation apparatus, such as; motors/generators, isophase bus, and other loads requiring an AC withstand test.

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Rely on Protec for Switchgear, Circuit Breaker Test Equipment

by Protec Tech Team June 21, 2017

With vital elements such as busbars, disconnectors and circuit breakers, switchgears represent the core of an electrical energy grid.

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Rent Partial Discharge Testing and Monitoring Equipment from Protec

by Protec Tech Team June 21, 2017

Small electrical sparks, or Partial Discharge (PD), that occur within the insulation of medium and high voltage electrical assets erode insulation and eventually result in insulation failure.

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Megger Digital Low Resistance Ohmmeters Provide Accurate Results

by Protec Tech Team June 15, 2017

Suitable for testing circuit breaker contacts, switch contacts, busbar joints or other applications where high current is needed, Protec offers several digital low resistance ohmmeters for rent.

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Save on Shipping Costs with Protec Midwest - Chicago

by Protec Tech Team June 15, 2017

With more locations nationwide, local inventory for better shipping rates, and great application support from local teams who work hard to get to know your special requirements, you can count on Protec to do what it takes to help you get the job done right.

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Protec Now Offers Two Electrical Test Equipment Calibration Locations

by Protec Tech Team June 12, 2017

Accuracy of electrical test equipment is vital to ensure that high voltage equipment is performing optimally, therefore it is important to calibrate test equipment to ensure that the instrument is working at peak performance and meets all manufacturer standards. 

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Protec Offers a Large Selection of Megger Test Equipment for Rent

by Protec Tech Team June 06, 2017

As a leading provider of electric test equipment for residential, commercial and industrial applications, Protec Equipment Resources can assist with all your test equipment needs. Our representatives are highly knowledgeable about the equipment we rent and take pride in our ability to offer superior service to our customers. 

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Serving the needs of the electrical power industry for over 100 years, Megger offers numerous types of test equipment, and Protec offers a large selection of test equipment for rent and purchase.

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