Electrical Contractor Magazine
Published: April 2014

Testers and Meters

Every month, ELECTRICAL CONTRACTOR features new products—tools, equipment, software, apps and more—launched recently by manufacturers. Here you’ll find the most recent new products.

Featured Products
Greenlee Communications’ 930XC optical time-domain reflectometer comes standard with an optical power meter, a visual fault locator, and a stabilized light source. Read More
Fluke Corp.’s 1623-2 and 1625-2 earth ground testers perform all four types of earth ground measurements: three- and four-pole fall-of-potential, four-pole soil resistivity, selective testing, and stakeless testing. Read More
Anaheim Scientific’s M140 mini solar power meter measures solar irradiance in units of W/m2 or Btu/(ft2×h). Read More
Southwire’s smart tensiometer enables a user to obtain rope tension, pulling speed, pull distance and sidewall pressure data wirelessly. The display unit stores up to 16 gigabytes of data and has a USB port. Read More
Klein Tools’ RT500 and RT600 receptacle testers are designed to detect the most common wiring problems in standard 120V receptacles. Read More
Ideal Industries Inc.’s 490 Series multimeter is designed to diagnose problems in power distribution systems, electromechanical equipment, and motor drives on the plant floor, as well as perform preventive maintenance tasks. Read More
AFL’s NOYES FLX380 FlexTester3 is a complete single-mode fiber optic test set. It combines high-performance, multiwavelength OTDR/PON OTDR, OLS, OPM, VFL and PON power meter in a rugged, handheld package. Read More
Milwaukee Tool Corp.’s 2281-20 laser distance meter offers five measurement functions that allow users to calculate length (up to 200 ft.), area, and volume, as well as measure distance with indirect measurement (Pythagorean) Read More