Meter testing tool extends functional range

OMICRON CMControl meter testing tool extends functional range of the CMC test set front panel control.


Houston—The CMControl, the flexible front panel control for the OMICRON CMC test sets, now provides a completely new test tool for meter testing. With this tool, CMControl users now have the possibility to test not only various power system protection devices but also electricity meters on-site in a very easy and cost-efficient way.

The functionality of the CMControl meter testing tool includes the calibration of the Wh and varh measurements, each in both load directions. Depending on the CMC test set used, the calibration of meters up to an accuracy class of 0.2 is possible. Start-up and no-load checks can also be performed to assess the proper function of electromechanical meters.

All newly-ordered CMControl devices will be delivered with the meter testing functionality at no extra cost. Users of existing devices can download a free software upgrade from the customer area of the OMICRON website. The new software version includes the meter testing tool and also other additional enhancements.

The CMControl is characterized by particular easy handling and well thought-out functionality. It provides different specialized test tools that guide the user through a test in a step-by- step sequence. The device's award-winning, intuitive touch screen user interface allows users to obtain reliable results in a very short time.

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