TestSafe miniPAT Appliance Tester Details
Note: the miniPAT is not a full PAT tester. We recommend this product for use in checking your appliances' electrical safety in between official PAT testing.
The smallest, quickest and easiest way to check your appliances for electrical safety!
Designed as an accompanying instrument for use in the time period between official PAT testing procedures, the miniPAT evaluates all basic aspects of electrical safety to ensure that your appliances continue to be safe to use. It can be used with a variety of different appliances, including Class I, Class II, IT equipment, extension leads and other lead types (requires optional 4mm Socket IEC Adaptor Kit - sold separately).
Using the miniPAT couldn't be simpler; just plug in your appliance, make a connection as necessary and the instrument will evaluate the earth and insulation of the connected appliance. If the appliance's earth/insulation is within the specified parameters, it will shine a green LED light indicator for each. If not, a red LED indicator alerts you to a problem with the appliance and that it has failed.
Class 1 Appliance: PC
The appliance is plugged into the miniPAT. Appliance switch is in the ON position. Attach the probe onto the appliance casing and press the test button.
As this is a class 1 appliance, all LEDs must be green.
Class 1 Appliance: Electrical Water Urn
The appliance is plugged into the miniPAT. Appliance switch is in the ON position. Attach the probe to clean metal work on the appliance and press the test button.As this is a class 1 appliance, all LEDs must be green.
Class 1 Appliance: Extension LeadPlug the included extension lead into the miniPAT. Plug the supplied earth adapter into the extension lead and repeat for each socket.
Class 2 Appliance: DrillPlug the extension lead into the miniPAT. Attach the earth probe onto any exposed metalwork and press the test button.
Latch the switch in the ON position.
As this is a Class II appliance we need to check that both the insulation and overall class II LEDs are illuminated green. This appliance has passed
As can be seen, the miniPAT is suitable for most types of common electrical appliance found in shops, hotels, bed and breakfasts, charities and much more.
TestSafe miniPAT Appliance Tester Key Features
- The easiest and quickest way to check electrical safety
- Compatible with Class 1 and Class 2 appliances
- Test extension leads with the included R2 adaptor
- Purchase the optional PAT adapter pack to test IEC and cloverleaf leads
- Extremely easy to use, even for beginners
- Bright LED indicator lights show PASS/FAIL status
- Tests insulation and earth
- Protective rubber case
- Low battery indicator
- TestSafe miniPAT Appliance Tester
- Soft Carrying Case
- miniPAT R2 Earth Socket
- 9V Battery
- Earth Bond Lead
- Crocodile Clip
- Technical Specs
Do you have a question about this product? Call our customer service team on 01642 631685.
TestSafe MiniPAT Technical Specifications
Electrical Resistance Ranges Class I Appliances and Cables The L-E LED will light red when the reistance between the line to earth on the appliance or cable is lower than 1MΩ ±5% The N-E LED will light red when the resistance between neutral to earth is lower than 1MΩ ±5%. The earth bond LED will light green when the resistance between the earth of the appliance or cable to the probe is lower than 0.3Ω ±5% Class II Appliances The Class II result will be red if the insulation falls below 2MΩ The insulation LEDs will flash alternatively if the resistance is between 2MΩ and 1MΩ. The insulation LEDs will be solid red if the insulation is below 1MΩ Test Current Line to Earth test current is 5uA maximum. Neutral to Earth test current is 5uA maximum. Earth to Probe test current is 50mA maximum. Maximum Output Voltage 5V rms Response Time 0.1 secs nominal Battery Low Indicator 7V nominal Mechanical Size 72mm x 150mm x 36mm Weight (minus the carrying case) Approx. 194g (with battery) Environmental Operating Temperature Range -15° to +55°C Storage Temperature -20° to +70°C General Battery 9V/ CE Marked/ EN 61326-1
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