CH2

Our most capable tester for complex assemblies.

The Cirris CH2 has the power to test thousands of points. Connect the CH2 to your PC and use Cirris easy-wire software for hipot (HV) testing of complex cables and harnesses. 

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Test Complex Assemblies

  • Scanner chassis measures 17" x 17" x 6" and weighs 40 lbs.
  • Up to five 160 point scanner boxes (800 pts/box)
  • Tests up to 100,000 points
  • 1500 VDC
  • 1000 VAC
  • Easily rack mounted for larger applications
  • Performance Check Kit for ISO 9000 certification

Software

  • easy-wire software provides full SPC data collection
  • Collect test results by operator, test station, or product
  • Customize any standard test report
  • Password-protected security
  • Limit operator access to system features.
  • Online help system

Efficient and Adjustable

  • Smart-Lights capable
  • Zero Defect Guided Assembly Aid
  • Built in digital I/O
  • 8 programmable inputs and 8 outputs
    • Marking/stamping machines
    • Fixture locks
    • Pushback modules
    • Energizing relays

 

Test Points

160 to 800 points; expandable to 100,000 points in 160-point increments. (Max distance from base unit: 200 ft.)

Low Voltage Test

2 Wire

  • Voltage: Standard 2.5 V max
  • Current: 10 mA to 1 μA
  • Resistance: 0.1 Ω to 1 MΩ ±2% ±0.1 Ω

4 Wire

  • Voltage: Standard 2.5 V max
  • Current: 2 μA to 2 A
  • Resistance: .001 Ω to 100 Ω ±2% ±0.001 Ω

Components Test

  • Diodes: 0 to 2.5 V
  • Resistors: 0.1 Ω to 1 MΩ ±2%
  • Capacitors: 10 pF to 5000 μF ±10% ±50 pF
  • Twisted Pairs: Verify proper pairing in twisted pair cables

High Voltage Test

Insulation Resistance Test

  • Voltage: 10 to 1500VDC ± 5% ± 5 V
  • Resistance: 5 MΩ to 1000 MΩ ±10%

Dielectric Withstand Test

  • Voltage: 10 to 1500 VDC ± 5% ± 5 V or 10 to 1070 VAC ± 5% ± 5 V (up to 1500 VAC with xHV option) (1 volt steps)
  • Current Limit: (DC) 10 μA to 2.5 mA, (AC) 10 μA to 2.5 mA (RMS) or to 22 mA with xHV option
  • Max Capacitance Per Net: 30 nF @ 1500 VDC, 9.5 nF @ 1000 VAC
  • HV Energy Limit: 35 mJ
  • HV Charge Limit: 45μC

Max Points Per Net

Unlimited

Digital Input/Output

8 Inputs / 8 Outputs, 30 V Open collector, +12 V and +5 V each current limited to 100 mA

Test Point Interface

96 pos. Female VME Eurocard connector-32 pos. loaded

User Interface

PC Requirements

  • Test Station: 2.0 GHz min. processor speed, Windows 7®, or Windows 8.1®, 15 GB hard drive space, 4 GB RAM, 256 MB min. video memory, 1024 x 768 min display resolution, sound (for audible feedback), USB 2.0 or 3.0 port
  • Optional Network Database Server: As above except no sound or USB ports required. Windows XP®, Windows 7®, Windows 8.1®, Windows Server 2003® or Windows Server 2008® OS

Power

115 / 230 V 50/60 Hz

Size

17” x 17” x 6” (43cm x 43cm x 15cm) (base or expansion enclosure)

Weight

40 lbs (18kg) (fully loaded base or expansion enclosure)

 

CH2 XHV - 1500VAC Test System

CH2 XHV 1500VAC Test System

  • Set a DWV current leakage threshold of up to 5mA (real) and 22mA (total)
  • Up to 1500VAC
  • Test assemblies with higher capacitance
  • Test much longer cables

Test Levels

  • Output Voltage:10 to 1500 VAC ±5% ±5V
  • Voltage Resolution:1 VAC
  • Total Current Limit:10µA to 22mA ±10% ±10µA
  • Real Current Limit:10µA to 5mA ±10% ±10µA

Test Rate

  • Dwell Time:17 ms to 120 sec. (1 to 7200 cycles @ 60 Hz) (1 to 6000 cycles @ 50 Hz)
  • Output Waveform:Sine wave
  • Output Frequency:50 or 60 Hz
  • Voltage Ramp Up Time:0 to 120 seconds
  • Voltage Ramp Down Time:0 to 120 seconds

Other Requirements

  • Power:100-240VAC, 50 to 60 Hz. 80 Watts
  • Temperature:Specified:10-40 degrees C, Operational: 0-70 degrees C
  • Humidity:Specified:0-50% RH non-condensing, Operational: 0-90% RH non-condensing

Dimensions

  • 3.5" tall x 17" wide x 19.75" deep (9x 43 x 50 cm)

Weight

  • 28 lbs. (13 kg) (each box)

CH2 - Energization Box

CH2 Energization Box

  • Energize lamps, LEDs, relays or other devices needing external power
  • Connected to a CH2 test system using the same cable as a standard expansion box
  • Design your test to accommodate a wide variety of external power needs using easy-wire software
  • Power supply port on the back of the box to plug in your selected power supply
  • Optional Programmable Power Supply
  • adjust voltages to multiple values within one test program
  • Additional information:
  • Energization Specifications:
    • Energization Points: 160 - 800 Points (in 160 pt. increments)
    • Max Current: 2 AMPs
    • Fixed Voltage Supplies: 5, 12, 15, 24, 28, & 48 Volts
    • Agilent Variable Supply: 0 to 60 Volts
    • Interfacing to E-Unit: Standard AC61-KF cabling

CH2 Custom Instructions

Agilent 34410A

  • add-in set of test instructions to expand the capability of the tester
  • integrate external meters, such as a Keithley 24xx series source meters or Agilent 344xx series DMMs to make high accuracy measurements using those instruments
  • integrate a variable power supply when using the Energization Module
  • different voltages for different applications in the same test program
  • Test: Transzorbs, Zener Diodes, Gas Discharge Tubes etc.
  • Test Relays: Single Coil, Multi Coil, Pull-in-voltages, Drop-out-voltages etc.
  • Test Light/Indicators: Single Lamp to 60V, Multi Lamps up to 60V
  • Test Leakage Current: Diodes, Transistors, MOSFET's, Integrated Circuits, etc.
  • Highly Accurate Voltage or Current Measurements: With integrated Keithley 2400 series meter

CH2 Adapter Panel System

CH2 Adapter Panel

  • Adapter panel mounts directly to the front of the CH2 tester
  • adapt from the 32 pin Eurodin style connectors to mating connectors of your choice

Performance Verfication

  • The CH2 Performance Check Kit allows you to verify the calibration and proper operation of the CH2 tester. 
  • For information on tester calibration, click here.

CH2 Version Lookup

On the main menu screen of easy-wire, the verson number is located on the mid-right side of the window.

The following software products are available for the CH2:

Cirris easy-wire Software

Cirris Server Software

LUA Scripting

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