Harmonics Analysis using PX5-400 & DV6 Enterprise Software

The Power Xplorer integrates the most advanced feature set available in a power monitoring instrument, with an easy-to-navigate, color graphical user interface. With high-speed sampling and data capture (1 microsecond/channel), this 8-channel workhorse simultaneously captures and characterizes thousands of parameters, using a range of standard and customizable operating modes. The unique measurement capabilities of the Power Xplorer include capture of low-medium-high frequency transients through peak, waveshape, rms duration and adaptive high-speed sampling, as well as power measurements to clearly characterize non-sinusoidal and unbalanced systems.

  • 400Hz Monitoring
  • 7 Monitoring Modes
  • 4 Transient Triggers

Dran-View 6 (DV6) software is included as part of our Dranetz HDPQ instrument packages and is compatible with all current and most legacy portable instruments from Dranetz.

Note: Software upgrade, new version is Dran-View 7 Professional and Enterprise Editions.

Dran-View 7 is a Windows based software package that enables power professionals to visualize and analyze power and energy monitoring data simply and quickly. It is a snap to navigate, delivers automated functionality, and incorporates powerful analytical capabilities and customizable options to meet the needs of each individual user. Dran-View is successfully used by thousands of customers around the world and has become the industry leading power management software tool.

Harmonics Analysis

The user can select from a variety of harmonic calculations and displays in DV6 (Figure 1).

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Figure 1

The graph shows full spectrum (Figure 2), but a user may choose a subset for clarity of data or specific details.

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Figure 2

User can save data as Excel spreadsheet (Figure 3).

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Figure 3

6 Current channels from PX5-400

User selects the channels to be displayed

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