CT-8000

Digital Circuit Breaker Analyzer

 
       
9022-UC [CT-8000 with 3 channels]
9078-UC [CT-8000 with 6 channels]
This product is no longer in production.
  • On-Line Timing
  • Capture First Trip Time
  • Static & Dynamic Resistance Tests
  • Full Breaker Tabulated & Graphic Data Printout
  • Output Test Results to Built-in Thermal Printer
  • Digital Travel Transducer; No Setup or Calibration Required
  • Supports Resistance Type Transducers
  • Detect Main Contact and Insertion Resistor Contact on the Same Input Channel
  • Store 100 records and 99 test plans
  • Computer Interface (RS-232C or USB)
       

CT-8000

Cables

 
       
       

CT-8000

Technical Specifications

 
       
TYPE Portable circuit-breaker analyzer
PHYSICAL SPECIFICATIONS 16”W x 11”H x 14”D (40.6 cm x 29.9 cm x 35.6 cm); Weight: 25 lbs (11.3 kg)
INPUT POWER 100 – 120 Vac or 200 – 240 Vac (selectable), 50/60Hz
DRY-CONTACT INPUT 3 or 6 dry-input channels (depending on model). Each channel detects main and insertion-resistor contacts
TIMING WINDOWS 1-second, 10-seconds, or 20-seconds
TIMING RESOLUTIONS ±50 micro-seconds @ 1-second duration, ±0.5 milli-seconds @ 10-second duration, ±1.00 milliseconds @ 20-second duration
TIMING ACCURACY 0.05% of reading ±50 micro-seconds @ 1-second duration
CONTACT DETECTION RANGE Closed: less than 20 ohms; Open: greater than 5,000 ohms
RESISTOR DETECTION RANGE 50 – 5,000 Ohms
CT CURRENT SENSOR One, non-contact, 0 – 100 Amperes
TRIGGER INPUT VOLTAGE Open/Close: 30 – 300V, DC or peak AC
VOLTAGE SENSING INPUT RANGE V1: analog input; 0 – 255V DC or peak AC; Sensitivity ±1V
V2: voltage presence/absence detector input; 30 – 300V DC or peak AC
BREAKER OPERATIONS Initiate Open, Close, Open– Close, Close – Open, Open – Close – Open
BREAKER INITIATE CAPACITY 25A, 250Vac/dc max (100A Inrush)
INITIATE CURRENT READING RANGE One, non-contact, Hall-effect sensor, 0 – 20 amp range, dc to 5Khz
TRAVEL TRANSDUCER INPUTS 3 digital travel transducer channels; Linear range, 0.0 – 30.0 in (±0.01 in); Rotary range: 0 – 360 degrees (±0.36 degrees)
CONTACT TRAVEL POINT DIFFERENCE Measures “slow-close” contact-point distances; results can be printed
DYNAMIC/STATIC RESISTANCE RANGE 0.1 – 1,999 micro-ohms; Accuracy: ±2% of reading, ±5 micro-ohms
RESISTANCE TEST CURRENT 200 Amperes typical
RESISTOR TYPE TRANSDUCER INPUT 200 Ohms – 10K Ohms
DISPLAY Back-lit LCD Screen (20 characters by 4 lines); viewable in bright sunlight and low-light levels
PRINTER Built-in 4.5-inch wide thermal printer can print both graphic contact travel waveforms and tabulated test results
INTERNAL TEST RECORD STORAGE Stores up to 150 test records and 99 test plans
COMPUTER INTERFACES One RS-232C port, One USB port
PC SOFTWARE Windows® XP/Vista-based Breaker-Analysis software is included with purchase price
SAFETY Designed to meet UL 6101A-1 and CAN/CSA C22.2 No 1010.1-92 standards
ENVIRONMENT Operating: -10°C to 50°C (+15°F to +122°F); Storage: -30°C to70°C (-22°F to +158°F)
OPTIONS Transportation case (available for the CT-8000 and the travel transducers)
WARRANTY One year on parts and labor
Specifications are valid at nominal voltage and ambient temperature of +25˚C (+77˚F).
Last updated on February 5, 2009
       

Field Pictures

   
       
CT-8000 at LKH Switchgear in Malaysia
CT-8000 Training for TNB Malaysia
CT-8000 at TNB Selango
Timing Pennsylvania PB145-63 Circuit Breaker using Vanguard CT-8000 and Doble TR 3190 Transducer
Timing Pennsylvania PB145-63 Circuit Breaker using Vanguard CT-8000 and Doble TR 3190 Transducer