BK Precision 8520

8520 BK Precision DC Electronic Load

120V/240A/2400W Programmable DC Electronic Load

The 8520 is a 2400 watt dc electronic load from BK Precision. Simulate loading on an electronic circuit including power supply testing, ATE applications, LED testing, and more.

List Price: $5,650.00
Price: $4,791.20

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BK Precision 8520 Features:

  • Operating Voltage: 0.1 - 120 V (2400 W)
  • High resolution 0.1mA/1mV (range dependent)
  • Rated Current: 240 A
  • Bright, easy to read display (VFD technology)
  • CV/CC/CW/CR operation
  • Over-Current/Over-Voltage/Over-Power/Over-Temperature Protected
  • RS 232 Interface cable and software included
  • IT-E131 RS 232 Interface Cable
  • IT-E132 USB Interface Kit
  • Thermostat controlled internal fan
  • Battery test capability
  • Create complex test sequences without the need of
    an external PC

Included Accessories:

  • Power Cord
  • User Manual
  • Installation CD with Application Software
  • RS232 to TTL serial converter cable, USB to TTL serial converter cable

The BK Precision 8520 is a cost effective Programmable Electronic DC Load with a high degree of accuracy, great display resolution and a wide operating range of up to 240A or 120V, 2400W max.

The 8520 is well suited for testing and calibrating DC Power supplies, DC-DC Converters and batteries. Programmability via the RS 232 or USB interface makes the units ideal for the use in Automated Test Systems.

How To Test Load Regulation of a Power Supply


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