Hipot Electrical Testers

Only Need a High Voltage Switching System for a Short Time or Single Job?

If you need to test multiple conductors to make sure that each one is properly isolated for the others, it really helps to have a high voltage switching system. Otherwise, you’ll need to manually test each conductor individually, which is not only labor intensive, but also prone to errors. However, if you don’t need to [...]

How Electricity Could Make Your Equipment or Product Dangerous

You probably learned as a young child that it is not a good idea to stick a fork in the light socket. Electrical shocks can cause serious physical harm or even death. However, the danger of electricity isn’t always as straightforward as not jabbing utensils into sockets. A poorly kept-up workspace or even a product [...]

The Death of Over 300 Reindeer Shows How Deadly Electricity Can Be

A grisly scene emerged on an idyllic hillside in Norway on Friday, August 26th, 2016, when over 300 dead reindeer were discovered. Experts have now concluded that the culprit of the mass slaughter was a lightning strike. The conclusion that lightning could kill so many animals has drawn skepticism, but a better understanding of the [...]

Consider Adding a High Voltage Switching System to your Hipot Tester

If you are in the market to purchase a new hipot tester, then you may also want to consider investing in a high voltage switching system as well. A high voltage switching system will allow you to test multiple points simultaneously to ensure that each conductor is completely isolated from the others. Performing these tests [...]

Looking for a Competitive Advantage for Your Products? Trying Lowering Power Consumption

According to the Global Footprint Network, August 8th was “Earth Overshoot Day,” the day in which humans used more renewable resources than the earth can replace in a year. More and more Americans care deeply about their carbon footprint and lowering their energy consumption. If you are looking for a way to set your electrical [...]

Is Your Hipot Tester Calibrated Correctly?

When it comes to testing power output and potential power leakage, you want to be sure your numbers are accurate, down to the last VAC, KVDC, or nano-amp. At Vitrek, we stand behind our six different models of hipot testers, but even the most reliable and rugged piece of equipment needs to be recalibrated every [...]

Energy Leakage Increases Costs and Risks

Your mother might have been fond of saying, “waste not, want not,” especially when she served you lima beans for dinner. She had a point though! As a business owner, you know that every little bit of waste can add up. If your employees use the printer for personal use, for example, it may not [...]

V71 Hipot Tester is Absolutely Amazing!

  Customer Testimonial for the V7 Series Electrical Testers, the V7X provides unbeatable speed, accuracy, user safety and reliability. THANK YOU ! The V71 Hipot Tester is absolutely amazing! Saved us hours of reprogramming, like what to put up with using our old Chinese made Quad-Tech Guardian 1000. You were correct; even an old engineer like me [...]

Performing a Continuity Test Can Save Lives

If you manufacture electrical devices, then you always want to ensure that the device is safe for your employees, the users of your devices, and anyone who might come in contact with the device. Anytime that you are dealing with a device that conducts electricity, you must make sure that the earth ground pin of [...]

Our Hipot Testers Are Made in America

A few years ago, we decided to make a big switch to our lineup of hipot testers. At the time, we were importing our low cost series of testers from China, and we wanted to upgrade the model to something that was easier to use. After a lot of work, we designed our current V7X [...]