Chauvin C.A 6555 15KV Insulation Tester

Chauvin Arnoux authorised distributor and calibration house.

The Chauvin C.A 6555 insulation tester is used to check equipment insulation during manufacturing, on-site installation work, periodic inspections and recommissioning of installations.

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Buy a Chauvin C.A 6555 Megohmmeter and get a Chauvin F203 AC/DC Clampmeter (RRP £216), a C.A 5231 TRMS multimeter (RRP £114) and a Chauvin C.A 740N Voltage Absence Tester (RRP £49) FREE whilst stocks last. Offer may be withdrawn at any time.

The Chauvin Arnoux C.A 6555 megohmmeter is a high-end portable measuring instrument intended for the measurement of very high electrical insulation and resistance values, mounted in a rugged site housing with a cover. It has a graphic screen and can operate on battery or mains power. The Chauvin C.A.6555 makes insulation measurements at voltages up Chauvin Arnoux CA6555 15,000V.

Thanks to the large measurement range, extending up to 30 TΩ, the Chauvin C.A6555 meets the requirements of companies manufacturing cables, transformers, rotating machinery and medium-voltage generators, as well as professionals in the Electricity Transmission and Distribution sector. Specially adapted for checking insulation on rotating machinery with a 12 kV power supply or higher, the C.A 6550 complies with the IEEE43 standard which recommends testing insulation at 5-10 kV.

  • Fixed Test Voltage: 500V, 1,000V, 2,500V, 5,000V, 10,000V & 15,000V.
  • Variable Test Voltage: 40V - 15,000V - 3 presettable voltage values.
  • Ramp mode: 3 presettable ramps: start voltage / end voltage / duration.
  • Discharge after test: Automatic.
  • Timer: Up to 99 minutes 59 seconds.
  • Automatic calculation: DAR / PI / DD /ppm/V ratios.
  • Measurement display: 3 filters with 3 possible time-constant.
  • Programmable alarms: An alarm threshold can be memorised.
  • Storage: 256 recordings, 80,000 points: R, U, I and date.
  • Communication: Optically-isolated port for USB and RS232 links.
  • PC software: DataView.
  • Power supply: NiMH rechargeable batteries.
  • Battery charging: Battery charging possible while performing insulation measurements.
  • Electrical safety: 1,000V CAT IV - IEC 61010-1 and IEC 61557.
  • Dimensions: 340 x 300 x 200 mm.
  • Weight: 6.2 kg approx. (excluding accessories).
  • Chauvin Arnoux C.A 6555 Warranty: 1 year.


Includes: Bag with 2 safety leads 3 m long equipped with an HV plug at each end (red / blue), 1 guard test lead 3 m long equipped with an HV plug at one end and an HV plug with rear connection at the other end (black), 3 crocodiles clips (red, blue, black), 2 CAT IV 1,000 V test probes (red/black) for voltage measurements, 1 blue lead with rear connection, 1 mains power cable 2 m long, DataView software, 1 optical / USB communication lead, 1 CA6555 operating manual in 5 languages on CD-ROM and 5 specification labels (1 per language).

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Chauvin C.A 6555 15KV Insulation Tester

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