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VF5 Voltage Detector

Megger VF5 checks for the presence of AC voltage (low & medium voltages); alerting the user via a visual, audible & vibration warning.

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Megger VF5 Voltage Detector

The Megger VF5 Voltage Detector is intended to be used to check for the presence of AC voltage, indicated by a bright red LED situated within the white nylon tip, an audible sounder, plus vibration alert.  The detector has both low voltage (12 - 1000 V) and medium voltage (100 - 1000 V) ranges.  The VF5 has the added advantage of a bright-white LED torch for use in poor light.

Megger VF5 Application:

Suitable for identifying live conductors, finding a break in a conductor or verifying a blown fuse while in circuit and detecting AC voltage at socket outlets, switches, circuit breakers, fuses, cables and luminaires.

Megger VF5 Key Features:

  • AC non-contact voltage detector 
  • 12V - 1000V voltage range
  • Visual, audible and vibration warning of low and medium voltages
  • Durable rubber over-moulded body
  • IP67
  • Screw-on battery cover
  • Built-in bright-white LED torch
  • CAT IV 1000 V


Comparison Chart for: Megger VF5 Voltage Detector

Detection voltage range12 V AC to 1000 V AC, 100 V to 1000 V AC12 V AC to 1000 V AC, 100 V to 1000 V AC
Frequency range50/60 Hz50/60 Hz
Batteries2 x AAA / LR03 1.5 V batteries2 x AAA / LR03 1.5 V batteries
Ambient operating temperature0 °C to 50 °C (32 °F to 122 °F )0 °C to 50 °C (32 °F to 122 °F)
Storage temperature-10 °C to 60 °C (14 °F to 140 °F)-10 °C to 60 °C (14 °F to 140 °F)
Humidity80 % max80 % max
Altitude2000 metres2000 metres
Pollution Degree22
Safety ComplianceCAT IV 1000 VCAT IV 1000 V
Auto Power Off5 minutes5 minutes
IP RatingIP67IP67
Conforms to Certificate
II 2 G Ex ib op is IIB T4 Gb
Presafe 17 ATEX 9668X
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