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#12297 - 08/06/02 04:45 PM Voltage monitor/Data Logger
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Registered: 12/19/01
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Loc: USA
I need to find an instrument to monitor and record the output of a 24vdc power supply for a continuos period of 10 hours or more. I need something that will capture everything down to a voltage drop or spike with a duration as as little as a split second. Is there something available out there for a price of say $400 or less? I don't care if I need to link it to a computer to make it work.

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#12298 - 08/06/02 06:37 PM Re: Voltage monitor/Data Logger
Bill Addiss Offline
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Registered: 10/07/00
Posts: 4196
Loc: NY, USA
Joe,

We've got 2 Datalogging Multimeters here in the store Both priced under $300


http://www.electrical-contractor.net/the_store/EX/ML710_720.htm

If you have any questions on this or other equipment feel free to call EXTECH @ (781) 890-7440 ext. 200 for technical questions.

Bill

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#12299 - 08/07/02 05:19 AM Re: Voltage monitor/Data Logger
Joe Carpenter Offline
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Registered: 12/19/01
Posts: 55
Loc: USA
Does anyone have any experiance with these instruments? Will they detect something as minimal as a "flutter" in the voltage? Is it capable of capturing data this sensitive for several hours solid, preferably up to 10 hours?
Thanks

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#12300 - 08/07/02 05:57 AM Re: Voltage monitor/Data Logger
Redsy Offline
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Registered: 03/28/01
Posts: 2138
Loc: Bucks County PA
Joe,
We use a Fluke 43B.
Very nice, but it costs around $2,000.00.

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#12301 - 08/07/02 06:40 AM Re: Voltage monitor/Data Logger
Bill Addiss Offline
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Registered: 10/07/00
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Joe,

The people over at EXTECH should be able to answer any questions you may have about this particular equipment and it's applications. That's a direct # to their tech dept.

Bill

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#12302 - 08/07/02 06:48 AM Re: Voltage monitor/Data Logger
Joe Carpenter Offline
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Registered: 12/19/01
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OK I'm placing an order for one today. I'll try and post the outcome on this forum.
Thanks everyone.

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