8175 Series - Modular DC Hipot

Additional Product Information

Features & Benefits


  • Expandable from 175 kV to 875 kV
  • Rugged, lightweight, portable, modular construction
  • High current output for testing large loads
  • Reversible polarity
  • Ripple < 0.2% per mA
  • Analog kilovolt and current meters
  • Zero start interlock and external interlock provisions for safety during operation
  • Anti-corona toroid
  • Compact control unit allows remote positioning ideal for field use
  • Momentary current reversal switch
  • Optional high voltage shorting solenoid
  • Reusable


  • Quick and Easy: A modular system limits the setup time and user-friendly controls make it simple to use
  • Modular Construction: Bring only the number of modules necessary for the required voltage
  • Easily Transportable: SF6 insulated modules make it lightweight and simple to transport in a van or pickup truck
  • Accurate Leakage Current Measurements: Guard circuit eliminates stray leakage currents

DC Hipot Testing of:

  • Cable
  • Electrical switchgear
  • Motors & Generators
  • Other electrical apparatus
  • 8175-CONT: Additional controller section; includes isolation transformer
  • 8175-MOD: 175kV module kit; includes module, spinning, insulator seperator, resistor section, interconnect leads
  • EXT-WARN-1: One year extended warranty