Battery testers and voltmeters are used all over the world in almost every industry to test the remaining capacity of a battery. Hioki is a world leader in electrical testing and measurement equipment, offering a great range of both battery hitesters and voltmeters.
Hioki was founded in 1935 in Tokyo, Japan. Since its inception, Hioki has been focused on electrical measuring instruments and has established itself as a world leader. From the launch of the first tester in 1946, the Model H Circuit Tester, Hioki has continued to innovate to the point that it is now a multi-award-winning company in the field of electrical testing and measurement.
The brand prides itself on innovation and the role it plays in making the world a safer place due to our heavy reliance on electricity today. Hioki’s products play an integral role in ensuring safe operations in manufacturing plants, businesses, homes, and indeed all types of buildings throughout the world.
When is battery testing equipment used?
Battery testing equipment, whether you use a battery hitester, a voltmeter, or another form of multimeter, is used to check either the remaining capacity of a battery or the voltage being produced by a battery. In short, battery testing is done everywhere. People may want to test the remaining life of standard batteries around the home, or you may need to test your car battery. Indeed, across all industries where batteries and electrical currents are used, testing is essential.
Let’s take a look at what a battery tester does.
What do battery testers do?
A battery tester is used primarily to check the remaining capacity of a battery’s overall charge. Essentially, every battery has a direct current. A battery tester applies a load to the battery and monitors the voltage response. This is different from measuring voltage, although battery testers are often referred to as voltage meters of voltmeters.
Battery hitesters are often used when testing electric vehicle and hybrid electric vehicle battery packs. They can also be used for other high-voltage applications, whereas standard voltmeters are used to test several different types of more common batteries.
Why choose Hioki?
Hioki has been developing electrical testing and measurement equipment for over 80 years and has established itself as an industry leader. Here at NWI Group, we’ve got a strong focus on providing the best quality equipment on the market, and Hioki delivers time and time again. Not only will you find a huge variety of battery hitesters and voltmeters in the Hioki range, but they are also at the forefront of accuracy and reliability.
From measuring household batteries to testing high-voltage battery packs and lithium-ion low resistance production lines, Hioki has the right tool for the job.
Contact NWI Group for all Hioki equipment
As the Australian distributor for a range of Hioki electrical and temperature equipment, NWI Group is your number one choice. We’re proud to offer Hioki’s range of reliable, dependable and accurate measuring equipment for all types of electrical applications. If you’re not sure what you need, or you’d like some advice, contact NWI Group today. We’ll be more than happy to ensure you get the right testing equipment for your needs.