Amprobe AMB-5KV MegaTest 5000
5000V Analog Megohmmeter Insulation
Resistance Tester, Discontinued
Replaced by: New Megohmmeters

  • Tests insulation of wires, cables, transformers, motors and generators.
  • Test voltages 500, 1000, 2500, and 5000VDC
  • Built-in voltmeter (0 – 600Volts AC/DC) Accuracy: +/- 2% of full scale
  • Lock feature applies testing voltage continuously for Dielectric Absorption Ratio Test
  • Automatic discharge of equipment capacitance for operator safety

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Insulation Resistance Measuring range 500k through 500G
Test Voltages 500, 1000, 2500, 5000 VDC
Max. short circuit measuring current Approx. 1.3mA
Scale Logarithmic, L=90mm
Accuracy +/- 2mm
Test Hold System Included
Discharging of line Automatic, when "Insulation Test" push button is NOT pushed
Insulation Resistance Measuring Range 0 - 600 Vac/dc
Input Resistance (DC Voltage) 3M ohm
Input Resistance (AC Voltage) 1.35 M ohm
Scale Linear, L= 90mm
Accuracy +/-% of full scale
Insulation Resistance Input 600 Volts AC ("Insulation Test" push  button depressed, instrument connected to a voltage source)
Overload Protection: Voltage Input 1000 Volts AC or DC  (Remove Test Leads from Voltage source as soon as possible)
General Specifications Power Supply 4 "D" size Alkaline (IEC R20's) batteries
Low Battery Indication Red LED
Working Temperature Range 0-40°C (32°F to 104°F)
Dimensions (LxWxH) 9.8" x 13.6" x 5.1" (250mm x 345mm x 130mm)
Weight  9.9lbs ( 4.5Kg)
Case Robust, plastic with Carrying Case
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AMB5KV Amprobe AMB-5KV MegaTest 5000 - 5000V Analog Megohmmeter Insulation Resistance Tester  Discontinued
See: New Megohmmeters