Measuring Instruments for Photovoltaic

PV measuring instruments for commissioning tests, periodic inspection and performance assessment

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Testing of PV systems in compliance with EN 62446 and EN 61829

With their range of PV measuring instruments, BENNING covers various fields of application.

  • commissioning tests and periodic inspection
  • performance assessment
  • testing with 1500 V technology
  • quick and professional testing
  • easy operation

The range includes installation testers for photovoltaic systems, curve tracers, insolation and temperature measuring instruments as well as photovoltaic testers, digital current clamps and digital multimeters for applications with high system voltages of up to 1500 V and is completed by other accessories.

Photovoltaic Installation Tester BENNING PV 2

  • for standard-compliant commissioning tests, periodic inspection and performance assessment of PV systems
  • testing in compliance with EN 62446 and EN 61829
  • scope of services of the photvoltaic installation tester BENNING PV 1-1
  • easy – operation by means of keys with AUTO test procedure
  • quick – testing within a few seconds only
  • safe – contacting via PV connectors
  • measured value memory for 999 PV string tests
  • wireless connection to the insolation and temperature measuring instrument BENNING SUN 2

The scope of delivery includes a transport case, measuring lines, MC4 and Sunclix measuring leads, batteries, alligator clips, download software, a micro-USB cable and a calibration certificate.

BENNING PV 2 installation tester
The BENNING PV 2 installation tester for photovoltaic systems when testing a PV generator
BENNING PV 2 installation tester
Scope of delivery of the BENNING PV 2 installation tester for photovoltaic systems and curve tracer

PC Software BENNING SOLAR Manager

We also recommend using the optional PC software BENNING SOLAR Manager. The PC software used with the BENNING PV 2 allows the creation of test reports as well as documentation in compliance with the standards EN 62446 and EN 61829. The measured I-V characteristics and power characteristics of the BENNING PV 2 can be converted to standard test conditions (STC) and can be compared with the manufacturer’s nominal specifications via an integrated PV module database.

Photovoltaic Installation Tester BENNING PV 1-1

  • for standard-compliant commissioning tests and periodic inspection of PV systems
  • testing in compliance with EN 62446
  • easy – operation by means of keys
  • quick – testing within a few seconds only
  • safe – contacting via PV connectors
  • measured value memory for 200 PV string tests
  • wireless connection to the insolation and temperature measuring instrument BENNING SUN 2

The scope of delivery includes a transport case, measuring lines, MC4 and Sunclix measuring leads, batteries, alligator clips, download software, a micro-USB cable and a calibration certificate.

BENNING PV 1-1 installation tester
BENNING PV 1-1 installation tester for photovoltaic systems – measurement on the PV generator
Photovoltaic Installation Tester BENNING PV 1-1
Scope of delivery of the BENNING PV 1-1 photovoltaic installation tester

Photovoltaic Tester BENNING PV 3

  • testing of solar parks, power plants and large installations with 1500 V technology
  • testing in compliance with EN 62446
  • open-circuit voltage measurement of PV modules/PV strings and PV fields of up to 1500 V
  • powerful short-circuit current measurement of PV strings of up to 40 A connected in parallel
  • wireless connection to the insolation and temperature measuring instrument BENNING SUN 2
  • measured value memory for 999 PV string tests

The scope of delivery includes the PV tester in a robust protective case (IP 64), MC4 measuring leads, set of measuring lines with test probes and alligator clips, battery charger with 3 pieces of 3.7 V lithium-ion batteries and calibration certificate.

Insolation and Temperature Measuring Instrument BENNING SUN 2

Ideal for the planning, commissioning tests and periodic inspection of grid-connected PV systems in compliance with EN 62446 as well as for testing solar thermal systems.

  • insolation measurement (W/m2) for PV systems according to EN 62446 and solar thermal systems
  • wireless connection to BENNING PV 2, BENNING PV 1-1, BENNING PV 3
  • data logger for 5000 display indications

The scope of delivery includes the case, protective rubber holster, module / ambient temperature sensor, batteries, USB cable, download software and calibration certificate.

Insolation and Temperature Measuring Instrument BENNING SUN 2
BENNING SUN 2 – measurement of the PV module / ambient temperature
Insolation and Temperature Measuring Instrument BENNING SUN 2
BENNING SUN 2 – integrated compass for roof alignment measurement
Insolation and Temperature Measuring Instrument BENNING SUN 2
BENNING SUN 2 – integrated compass for inclination angle measurement
Insolation and Temperature Measuring Instrument BENNING SUN 2
Scope of delivery of the BENNING SUN 2 insolation and temperature measuring instrument

PV Current Clamp Meter BENNING CM 10-PV

For precise and safe measurements on PV systems with 1500 V technology and for all demanding measuring tasks in industry, trade and service.

  • ideal for photovoltaic systems and applications with high system voltages
  • PV measuring input of 1500 V AC/ 2000 V DC
  • Bluetooth® interface and “BENNING MM-CM Link” app
  • data logger and memory function
  • microampere and temperature measuring range for HVAC technology
  • precise thanks to TRUE RMS measuring method

The scope of delivery includes the BENNING TA PV measuring adapter, a set of measuring leadsand alligator clips, wire-type temperature sensor and protective pouch.

Digital current clamp meter BENNING CM 10-PV
Accessories of the BENNING CM 10-PV included in the scope of delivery

PV Multimeter BENNING MM 10-PV

For precise and safe measurements on PV systems with 1500 V technology and for all demanding measuring tasks in industry, trade and service.

  • ideal for photovoltaic systems and applications with high system voltages
  • PV measuring input of 1500 V AC/ 2000 V DC
  • Bluetooth® interface and “BENNING MM-CM Link” app
  • data logger and memory function
  • precise thanks to TRUE RMS measuring method

The scope of delivery includes the BENNING TA PV measuring adapter, a set of measuring leads and alligator clips, wire-type temperature sensor and protective pouch.

Technical Support
(After Sales Service)

Phone+49 2871 93 555
Emailhotline@benning.de

Returns Management, Calibration, Repairs
Phone+49 2871 93 554
Emailreturns@benning.de

Your contact person in Germany

The delivery takes place only by wholesaler.
Our agencies (* with warehouse) for the customer topologies Electrical Wholesalers (EGH) and Hardware Wholesalers (PVH):

West Lower Saxony, Bremen (EGH)
Lower Saxony, Bremen (PVH)

Handelsvertretung Ralf Linde
adress

Mönch-Siegfried-Str. 4
D-46325 Borken

East Lower Saxony (EGH)
TBB-Technischer Bedarf Böttcher GmbH
adress

Gänseweide 7
D-21379 Lüdersburg

Schleswig-Holstein, Hamburg (EGH/ PVH)
TBB-Technischer Bedarf Böttcher GmbH
adress

Gänseweide 7
D-21379 Lüdersburg

Mecklenburg-West Pomerania (EGH/PVH)
SKE Steffen Klewe
Elektrotechnische Handelsvertretung
adress

Teltower Damm 214
D-14167 Berlin

Saxony-Anhalt (North) (EGH)
Brandenburg (North/ West) (EGH)

TBB-Technischer Bedarf Böttcher GmbH
adress

Gänseweide 7
D-21379 Lüdersburg

Saxony-Anhalt (South) (EGH/PVH)
Udo Wendelmuth
adress

Erfurter Str. 61
D-99195 Schwansee

Berlin, Middle/ East Brandenburg (EGH/ PVH)
SKE Steffen Klewe
Elektrotechnische Handelsvertretung
adress

Teltower Damm 214
D-14167 Berlin

North Rhine-Westphalia
BENNING GmbH & Co. KG
adress

Münsterstr. 135 - 137
D-46397 Bocholt

Hesse (EGH / PVH)
Ronny Münch
adress

Jägerstr. 3
D-35099 Burgwald

South Brandenburg (EGH)
Thuringia, Saxony (EGH / PVH)

Udo Wendelmuth
adress

Erfurter Str. 61
D-99195 Schwansee

Rhineland- Palatinate, Saarland, Baden-Württemberg (EGH/PVH)
Christian Herzog
adress

Weinbergstr. 49
D-67434 Neustadt

Bavaria (EGH/PVH)
ELKA Krischke Elektrotechnik
adress

Wettersteinstr. 12
D-82024 Taufkirchen

Agencies abroad

Belgium (EGH*)
Drugmand & Meert / EMAS / Gecom
tel

+32 (0) 22 51 60 60

fax

+32 (0) 22 52 22 66

adress

De bavaylei 110
1800 VILVOORDE

Belgium (PVH*)
P.J. Timmerman & Fils N.V.
tel

+32 (0) 23 77 71 66

fax

+32 (0) 23 77 94 58

adress

Koning-Albertstraat 3 - 7
1600 SINT-PIETERS LEEUW

Bulgaria
Contragent 35
tel

+3 59 42 60 01 45

fax

+3 59 42 60 01 29

adress

Industrialna Str.
6000 STARA ZAGORA

China
BENNING Power Electronics (Beijing) Co., Ltd.
tel

+86 (0) 10 61 56 85 88

fax

+86 (0) 10 61 50 62 00

adress

Tongzhou Industrial Development Zone
No.1-B BeiEr Street
101113 BEIJING


AGéCOM Diffusion
tel

+33 (0) 3 88 19 70 10

fax

+33 (0) 3 88 19 02 73

adress

6, rue de Londres
CS 60090 Mommenheim
67173 BRUMATH CEDEX


BENNING Conversion d'énergie
tel

+33 (0) 2 32 25 23 94

fax

+33 (0) 2 32 25 08 64

adress

43, avenue Winston Churchill
27404 LOUVIERS


V.KAFKAS S.A.
tel

+30 / 21 63 00 30 00

fax

+30 / 21 63 00 31 00

adress

1 klm Markopoulou Aven.
19002 Paiania Attiki

web

www.kafkas.gr

New Zealand
EUROTEC LIMITED
tel

+64/ 9/ 5 79 19 90

fax

+64/ 9/ 5 25 33 34

adress

750, Great South Road
1061 PENROSE, AUCKLAND


Amwittools BV
tel

+31 (0) 1 72 53 84 33

fax

+31 (0) 1 72 53 06 55

adress

Harsweg 22
2461 EZ Ter Aar

Netherlands (PVH*)
ITECE Holland B.V.
tel

+31 (0) 1 72 53 84 33

fax

+31 (0) 1 72 53 06 55

adress

Harsweg 22
2461 EZ Ter Aar

Austria (EGH*)
SIBLIK Elektrik GmbH & Co. KG
tel

+43 (0) 1/ 68 00 60

fax

+43 (0) 1/ 6 80 06 59

adress

Murbangasse 6
1100 WIEN

Poland
"LL" Spolka z ograniczona
tel

+48/ 7 13 98 08 00

fax

+48/ 7 13 98 08 02

adress

odpowiedzialnoscia sp. k.
dawniej Lange Lukaszuk Sp. j
ul. Wrocławska 43, Byków
55-095 MIRKOW

Romania
BENNING Power Electronics ROM SCS
tel

+40 (0) 2 55 20 60 96

fax

+40 (0) 2 55 51 66 08

adress

Str. Lunca Grofului, Nr. 4
327055 BUCHIN


OOO BENNING Power Electronics Ltd.
tel

+7 4 95/ 9 67 68 50

fax

+7 4 95/ 9 67 68 51

adress

ul. Planetnaya, 11
125167 MOSCOW


BENNING Power Electronics GmbH
tel

+41 (0) 44 / 8 05 75 75

fax

+41 (0) 44 / 8 05 75 80

adress

Industriestrasse 6
8305 Dietlikon

Serbia
Anderba d.o.o.
tel

+381/ 11 76 78 09

fax

+381/ 3 29 21 77

adress

Ljube Stojanovica 36/III
11000 BEOGRAD

Slovakia
BENNING Slovensko s.r.o.
tel

+421 (0) 2 44 45 99 42

fax

+421 (0) 2 44 45 50 05

adress

Kukuricná 17
83103 BRATISLAVA

Spain
BENNING c.d.e. SA
tel

+34 91 6 04 81 10

fax

+34 91 6 04 84 02

adress

C/Pico de Santa Catalina 2
Pol. Ind. Los Linares
28970 HUMANES

South Africa
Hellermann Tyton (Pty) Ltd
tel

+27 11 8 79 66 20

fax

+27 11 8 79 66 03

adress

Private BAG X 158
2128 RIVORIA

Sweden (EGH*)
OEM Automatic AB
tel

+46/ 75/ 2 42 41 00

fax

+46/ 75/ 2 42 41 19

adress

Fredriksbergsgatan 2
573 92 TRANAS

Czech Republic (EGH*)
EST Elektro - System -Technik s.r.o.
tel

+42 02 66 09 07 11

fax

+42 02 66 09 07 17

adress

Pod pekarnami 338/12
190 00 PRAHA 9 VYSOCANY

Hungary
BENNING Kft.
tel

+36 (0) 33/ 50 76 00

fax

+36 (0) 33/ 50 76 01

adress

Ringló út 99
1221 BUDAPEST

Your contact persons

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GER BENNING Elektrotechnik und Elektronik GmbH & Co. KG
Product Advice
tel

+49 2871 93111

address

factory I
Münsterstr. 135-137
factory II
Robert-Bosch-Str. 20
46397 Bocholt
Germany

SWE KSH Karl H. Ström AB
tel

+46/ 36/ 550 33 00

address

Verktygsvägen 4
553 02 JÖNKÖPING
Sweden

SWE OEM Automatic AB
tel

+46/ 75/ 2 42 41 00

fax

+46/ 75/ 2 42 41 19

address

Fredriksbergsgatan 2
573 92 TRANAS
Sweden