Chauvin Arnoux CA8436 Qualistar+ Power Quality Analyser w/ 4 x FREE CLAMPS and Software

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  • Perfect for use indoors or outside for comprehensive power analysis
  • Measures voltage, frequency, power, energy, harmonics, transients, flicker & inrush
  • Rugged design with 5 voltage & 4 current channels, large TFT screen & built-in memory
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Chauvin Arnoux A193-450 Clamps and DataView Software Bundle (FREE GIFT)
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  • Chauvin Arnoux A193-450 (⌀450mm) 10kA Current Clamps 
  • Chauvin Arnoux Dataview Reporting Software
 

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Chauvin Arnoux CA8436 Qualistar+ Power Quality Analyser

With its all-terrain waterproof IP67 design, the Chauvin Arnoux CA8436 Qualistar+ Power Quality Analyser is the perfect instrument for anyone measuring power quality indoors and out. Suitable for use rain or shine, the CA8436 is a exceptionally versatile tester.

Boasting 5 voltage and 4 current inputs, this Chauvin Arnoux Power and Energy Quality Analyser monitors systems constantly and is suitable for installations of any kind.

Capable of simultaneously recording all parameters, the CA8436 measures voltage, current, frequency, power, energy, harmonics, transients, flicker, inrush & more.

With an IP67-rated site case making it perfect for use in demanding industrial environments such as factories, production workshops etc, the CA8436 can withstand rain or debris with ease in its rugged carry case.

The CA8436 Qualistar+ Power Analyser is compatible with a range of Chauvin Arnoux clamps, with the manufacturer recommending their MN93, MN93A, MA193, PAC93, A193-800, C193 and E3N current clamps as well as their specialised A196-450. This IP67-rated clamp is perfect for carrying out current measurements in a range of environments and is the ideal accessory for the CA8436 Qualistar+ Power Quality Analyser.

Model Measurement Range Clamping Ø / Length IEC 61010
MN93 500mA to 200A AC 20mm 600V CAT III / 300V CAT IV
MN 93A 0.005A to 100A AC 20mm 600V CAT III / 300V CAT IV
MA193 100mA to 10kA AC Ø 70 mm / 220 mm 1,000V CAT III / 600V CAT IV
PAC93 1A to 1,000A AC, 1A to 1,300A DC 1 x Ø 39mm, 2 x Ø 25mm 600V CAT III / 300V CAT IV
A193-450 & A196-450* 100mA to 10kA ac Ø 140mm / 450mm 1,000V CAT III / 600V CAT IV
A193-800 100mA to 10kA AC Ø 250mm / 800mm 1,000V CAT III / 600V CAT IV
C193 1A to 1,000A AC 52mm 600V CAT IV
E3N 50mA to 10A AC/DC, 100mA to 100A AC/DC 11.8mm 600V CAT III / 300V CAT IV

*A196-450 is IP67-rated version of A193-450 clamps, suitable for use with the CA8436.

Below, we have included a comparison table showing the key features of each of the Chauvin Arnoux CA series analyers. This table is intended to help you make an informed purchasing decision.

  CA 8331 CA 8333 CA 8336 CA 8436
# of channels 3U/4I 3U/4I 4U/4I 4U/4I
# of inputs 4V/3I 4V/3I 5V/4I 5V/4I
IEC 61000-4-30 N/A EN50160 reports EN50160 reports EN50160 reports
Voltage (TRMS AC+DC) 2V - 1000V 2V - 1000V 2V - 1000V 2V - 1000V
Voltage ratio Up to 500kV Up to 500kV Up to 500kV Up to 500kV
Current (TRMS AC+DC)
MN clamps MN93: 500 mA to 200 AAC ; MN93A: 0.005 AAC to 100 AAC MN93: 500 mA to 200 AAC ; MN93A: 0.005 AAC to 100 AAC MN93: 500 mA to 200 AAC ; MN93A: 0.005 AAC to 100 AAC MN93: 500 mA to 200 AAC ; MN93A: 0.005 AAC to 100 AAC
C193 clamps 1A to 1,000 AAC 1A to 1,000 AAC 1A to 1,000 AAC 1A to 1,000 AAC
AmpFlex or MA clamps 100mA to 10,000AAC 100mA to 10,000AAC 100mA to 10,000AAC 100mA to 10,000AAC
PAC93 clamp 1A to 1,300 AAC/DC 1A to 1,300 AAC/DC 1A to 1,300 AAC/DC 1A to 1,300 AAC/DC
E3N clamp 50mA to 100 AAC/DC 50mA to 100 AAC/DC 50mA to 100 AAC/DC 50mA to 100 AAC/DC
J93       50A to 3,500 AAC/5000 ADC
Current ratio Up to 60kA Up to 60kA Up to 60kA Up to 60kA
Frequency 40Hz to 69Hz 40Hz to 69Hz 40Hz to 69Hz 40Hz to 69Hz
Power W (P), VA (S), var (N, Q1, D), VAD, PF, DPF, cos f, tan f W (P), VA (S), var (N, Q1, D), VAD, PF, DPF, cos f, tan f W (P), VA (S), var (N, Q1, D), VAD, PF, DPF, cos f, tan f W (P), VA (S), var (N, Q1, D), PF, DPF, cos f, tan f
Energy Wh, varh (Nh, Q1h, Dh), VAh Wh, varh (Nh, Q1h, Dh), VAh Wh, varh (Nh, Q1h, Dh), VAh Wh, varh (Nh, Q1h, Dh), VAh
Harmonics
THD ✔ (0-50th order) ✔ (0-50th order) ✔ (0-50th order) ✔ (0-50th order)
Expert Mode  
Transients   50 210 210
Flicker PST PST PST & PLT PST & PLT
Unbalance Yes Yes Yes Yes
Recording - min/max Yes Yes Yes Yes
of a selection of parameters at max. sampling rate 4 hrs to 2 weeks Afew days to sevearl weeks 2 weeks to several years 2 weeks to several years
Alarms   4000 to 10 different types 10000 to 40 different types 10000 to 40 different types
Peak Yes Yes Yes Yes
Vectorial representation Automatic Automatic Automatic Automatic
Display Colour 1/4 VGA TFT - 320 x 240 Colour 1/4 VGA TFT - 320 x 240 Colour 1/4 VGA TFT - 320 x 240 Colour 1/4 VGA TFT - 320 x 240
Capture of screens & curves 12 12 50 50
Electrical safety IEC 61010 1 000 V CAT III / 600 V CAT IV IEC 61010 1 000 V CAT III / 600 V CAT IV IEC 61010 1 000 V CAT III / 600 V CAT IV IEC 61010 1 000 V CAT III / 600 V CAT IV
Ingress protection IP53 IP53 IP53 IP67
Languages 27+ 27+ 27+ 27+
Battery life up to 13 hours up to 13 hours up to 13 hours up to 13 hours
Interface USB USB USB USB
Power supply 9.6 V NiMH battery or mains power supply 9.6 V NiMH battery or mains power supply 9.6 V NiMH battery or mains power supply 9.6 V NiMH battery or mains power supply
EN50160 report   Yes - DataView Software Yes - DataView Software Yes - DataView Software
Dimensions/weight 240 x 180 x 55 - 1.9kg 240 x 180 x 55 - 1.9kg 240 x 180 x 55 - 1.9kg 270 x 250 x 180mm / 3.7kg
Warranty 3 years 3 years 3 years 3 years

Chauvin Arnoux CA8436 Key Features

  • Ideal for use indoors and outside
  • Withstands knocks, bumps, liquid and debris in rugged case
  • 5 voltage and 4 current inputs
  • Simultaneous recording of all parameters
  • Measures voltage, frequency, power, energy, harmonics, transients, flicker, inrush & more
  • Capable of inrush measurement up to 10 minutes
  • Easy access to functions and measurement tools
  • Large colour TFT screen
  • Up to 40 alarms can run simultaneously
  • No delays: Recording mode starts immediately
What's In The Box?
  • Chauvin Arnoux CA8436 Qualistar+ Power Quality Analyser
  • USB Cable
  • IP67 Mains Power Cable
  • 5 x 3m Black IP65 BB196 Banana Leads
  • 5 x Lockable Crocodile Clips
  • 12 x Set of Colour Identifiers
  • Scratchproof Film for Screen
  • Safety Datasheet
  • CD Containing Multi-Language Operating Manual
  • PC Data Retrieval Software (Power Analyser Transfer)
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Specification
Model:  CA 8331   C.A 8333   C.A 8336   C.A 8435 
Number of Channels 3U/ 4I 4U/4I
Number of Inputs 4V/3I 5V/4I
Voltage (TRMS AC + DC) 2V to 1000V
Voltage Ratio up to 500kV
Current (TRMS AC+DC)
 (Range dependant on clamp used -  sold separately) 
       
MN93 Clamps  MN93: 500mA to 200A AC; MN93A: 0.005A AC to 100A AC 
C193 Clamp 1A to 1000A AC
AmpFLEX or MA193 Clamps 100mA to 10000A AC 30A to 6500A AC
PAC93 1A to 1300A AC/DC
E3N 50mA to 100A AC/DC
Current Ratio Up to 60kA
Frequency 40Hz to 69Hz
Power Values W, VA, var, VAD, PF, DPF, cos φ, tan φ
Energy Values Wh, varh, VAh, VADh
Harmonics Yes
THD Yes, orders 0 to 50, phase
Expert Mode - Yes
Transients - 50 210
Flicker (Pst & Plt) Yes
Inrush Mode -  Yes on 4 periods  Yes > 10 minutes
Unbalance Yes
Recording MIN/MAX Yes
Recording of a selection of parameters at the max sampling rate  4 hours to 2 weeks   Few days to several weeks  2 weeks to several years
Alarms - 4000 of 10 different types 10000 of 40 different types
Peak Yes
Vectorial Representation Automatic
Display Colour 1/4 VGA TFT screen, 320 x 240, diagonal 148mm
Capture of Screens and Curves 12 50
Electrical Safety IEC 61010 1000V, CAT III / 600V CAT IV
Protection IP53 / IK08 IP67
Languages More than 27
Communication Interface USB
Battery Life Up to 13 Hours
Power Supply 9.6V NiMH rechargeable battery or external mains charger
Dimensions 240 x 180 x 55mm  270 x 250 x 180mm 
Weight 1.9kg 3.7kg
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