What's special about this fault finder?
- Low cost digital cable length meter / TDR
- Built-in tone generator for cable tracing & identification
- Compact, ergonomic design - weighs less than 8 oz.
- Simple operation with automatic distance display
- Internal library of 39 standard cable types
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This TDR is a hand-held Digital Cable Length Meter / TDR Fault Locator designed to both measure the length of copper communication cables and distance to a fault. Advanced signal processing techniques enable it to identify opens and short circuits, and directly indicate the fault distance on an alpha-numeric LCD.
- Suitable for testing all types of communication cables
- CE rated, UL listed
- 3-year manufacturer warranty against defects
An internal library of standard cable types enables accurate measurement on communication cables without the necessity of entering Velocity of Propagation (VOP) information. For non-standard cables, the VOP is adjustable from 0-99%. The Triplett TDR incorporates an oscillating tone generator, that is detectable with a standard tone probe such as the Triplett Hound or Hound 2 Probe, for use in the tracing and identification of pairs within a cable. Housed in a tough ABS plastic case and supplied complete with test leads and a protective tool-belt holster, the Triplett TDR is designed and manufactured to international standards for quality, safety, and reliability.
|Approximate Range||Coaxial Cable 6400 ft|
|Structured Wiring||2500 ft|
|Telephone Cable||2500 ft|
|Resolution||1 ft < 300 ft & 3 ft > 300 ft|
|Accuracy||± 2 feet - Cables up to 10 ft
± 5 feet - Cables 10 to 200 ft
± 3% - Cables longer than 200 ft
|Cable Library||39 Standard Cable Types|
|Output Impedance||50, 75 & 100 Ohms|
|Velocity of Propagation||Adjustable 0 to 99%|
|Tone Generator||Oscillating 810 - 1110Hz|
|Display||Dot Matrix LCD|
|Power Supply||1 - 9 Volt Battery|
|Battery Life||Approx. 2000 Tests|
|Operating Temperature||5 to 122 deg. F|
|Storage Temperature||-4 to 158 deg. F|
|Dimensions||8 x 3 x 1.5 inches|
EMC: BS/EN 61326-1
|Includes||Padded Cordura Holster, Test Lead Adaptor w/ Alligator Clip, 9V battery|
- TDR 3271 User Guide (PDF)
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