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High Voltage
High Voltage Detector (HVD)

High Voltage Instruments Metrohm High Voltage Detector (HVD) determines whether HV systems are live or dead. Easy to use & lightweight with a fast response time, less than 1 second.

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HVI Metrohm High Voltage Detector (HVD)

High Voltage Detectors (HVD’s) are widely used throughout the electricity industry to determine that high voltage lines are de-energised prior to work being carried out thus ensuring safety of personnel.  Designed to comply with relevant IEC standards.

HVI HVD Key Features:

  • Automatic alarming above threshold voltage as default
  • Easy to use
  • Lightweight (600g)
  • Fast response time, less than 1 second
  • High Impact ABS body
  • Self test facility
  • Indoor/Outdoor use
  • -25°C to +55°C operating temp range
  • Shock & drop resistant
  • Standard safety yellow (other colours available)
  • Easy  access for battery replacement

A wide range of models are available to cover most distribution and transmission voltages used throughout the world.

High Voltage Detector Operation and Features:

HVD’s are battery operated electronic contact devices that give clear indication of the status of the line under test both visually, by means of super-bright LED’s and audibly with a high intensity buzzer, this ensures clear indication even in conditions of bright sunlight and high background noise All detectors have the facility to self check before and after use.

What is included in the High Voltage Detectors Kit?

  • High Voltage Detector (please specify)
  • Contact electrodes (Y)
  • Extension probe assembly
  • Bowthorpe Rod adaptor
  • Carry Bag
  • Polymer cleaning kit
  • Instruction Manual

The various models of the High Voltage Detectors:

  • HVD10/2A 6.6 kV-33 kV with a threshold of 1.2 kV
  • HVD11/2A 11 kV-66 kV with a threshold of 2.5 kV
  • HVD14/2A 33 kV-132kV with a threshold of 6 kV
  • HVD35/2A 11 kV-275kV with a threshold of 100 V

Specify range on enquiry - Please note starting price is from £407



Accessory Code Description Price (Ex VAT)
CMH0110 CMH0110 Straight Contact £60.50 ADD
CMH0297 40mm Hook Assy £33.00 ADD
CMH0298 Accessory Y Contact £38.00 ADD
CMH5045 Bowthorpe Top Rod (1.2m) £77.00 ADD
CMH5046 Bowthorpe Intermediate Rod (1.2m) £71.50 ADD
CMH5047 Bowthorpe Bottom Rod (1.2m) £77.00 ADD
CMP5022 Bowthorpe Rod Carry Bag £88.00 ADD
DDC5025 Accessory Bowthorpe Rod Adaptor £60.00 ADD
DDC5039 Rod Ada+E39ptor (KP) £60.50 ADD
DDC5054 Universal Rod Adaptor £60.50 ADD
DDM5008 60mm Hook £93.50 ADD
DDM5018 Bowthorpe Top Handle (1.2m) £110.00 ADD
DDM5020 DDM5020 Short Handle HVD £187.00 ADD
DDM5022 Bowthorpe Bottom Handle (1.2m) £110.00 ADD
DFH5034 1000mm Electrode Extension £99.00 ADD
DFH5039 250mm Electrode Extension £99.00 ADD
DFH5053 Accessory 100mm Electrode Extension £99.00 ADD
DFH5054 Accessory 650mm Electrode Extension £99.00 ADD
DFK0102 ABS Carry Case £104.50 ADD