Model 297

5 kV @ 12 mA AC Hipot, 6 kV @ 5 mA DC Hipot with Insulation Resistance Tester, CE Listed

Our Model 297 is a simple-to-use Hipot Tester with the built-in ability to easily test Insulation Resistance and Ground Continuity (Low Current Continuity) in a one-box solution. The 297 is capable of performing Hipot Tests in both AC & DC currents. Make testing simple with common sense security settings. PLC Remote allows you to make Hipot Testing safer with Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).  You need a Hipot Tester that includes all the features you need to get the job done, the 297 has what you're looking for. 
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Learn more about the 290 Series Hipot Tester.

With the SCI 290 Series we set out to make Hipot testing simpler than ever before. Our 290 Series of Hipot testers includes the most intuitive user interface in the industry. They're light weight and compact, so these Hipot Testers won’t take up too much space on your production line.  Testing a variety of DUT's is a breeze with the 290's 5 programmable memories. Upgrade to 10 optional memories to cover a variety of electrical safety testing routines. Quickly perform tests from the front panel, or upgrade to a USB port to increase throughput via PC control. All 290 Models allow you to easily test for Ground Continuity (a.k.a. Low Current Continuity) with one tester. Choose from 5 different models to satisfy your testing requirements.

  AC Hipot AC Hipot DC Hipot DC Hipot Insulation Resistance Insulation Resistance Ground Continuity Check Ground Continuity Check  
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SCI Hipot Testers come with all of the accessories you need to run a test right out of the box.

  • 02100A-13 - Return Lead 6 ft. (1.8m)
  • 04040A-08 - High Voltage Lead 6 ft. (1.8m)
  • 33189 - Input Power Cable USA
  • 38075 - Interlock Connector

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USB Driver 

Stop hand writing test results. Our SCI 290 Series has an optional USB communication interface, which allows for easy automation and data collection. For those who have this feature, please download our free USB driver.


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