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Phase shift

Postby mick661966 » Fri Apr 10, 2009 5:25 pm

Are there any possibilities to compensate the phase shift of a clap meter?
The phase shift depends of the frequency. It is nearly 0 at 500Hz but at 50Hz it is more than 10 degrees.

Any ideas?

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Postby ziko » Thu Apr 16, 2009 1:55 pm

Hi unfortunately the answer is no, however as long as your clamp is within the frequency range provided you should not get any significant changes in phase shift.

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Postby mick661966 » Thu Apr 16, 2009 5:15 pm

OK, thank you ziko for the information.

The clamp meter is a KYORITSU 8112BNC. It has good frequency range from 30Hz to 100kHz and is very sensitive 1000mA=1000mV. But at 50Hz there is reasonable phase shift.

Does anybody know another clampmeter (BNC) with about the same range and sensivity?

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