B&K Precision Expands the 8600 Series with Higher Power DC Electronic Loads

Adds 2500 W - 6000 W Power Ranges in Configurations Up to 500 V, 720 A

YORBA LINDA, CA, October 16, 2017 -- B&K Precision, a leading supplier of test and measurement equipment, today announced the expansion of its 8600 Series with the addition of four new programmable DC electronic load models: 8620, 8622, 8624, and 8625. With operating voltage ranges up to 500 V, the new models bring to the series a significant increase in power range from 2500 W to 6000 W and a capability of sinking up to 720 A for high current applications.

All new models provide the same high performance and full feature set the 8600 Series is known for, but now with the high power capabilities demanded by our customers. All 8600 Series DC loads are suitable for testing and evaluating a variety of DC sources such as DC power supplies, DC-DC converters, batteries, LED drivers, and photovoltaic arrays.

Available immediately, B&K Precision's 8620, 8622, 8624, and 8625 programmable DC electronic loads are all backed by a standard 3-year warranty and listed at the following:

Model Power Voltage Current Price
8620 3000 W 120 V 480 A $6,850
8622 2500 W 500 V 100 A $8,550
8624 4500 W 120 V 600 A $10,950
8625 6000 W 120 V 720 A $12,450

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About B&K Precision

For more than 60 years, B&K Precision Corporation has been building a reputation for excellence in the design and manufacture of reliable and cost-effective test and measurement instruments. The company’s products are used in a wide range of applications including design, research and development, production line testing, industrial maintenance, and electronic field service. B&K Precision test and measurement instruments are standard equipment in a large number of universities and technical schools which train future engineers and technicians. B&K Precision was founded in 1951 and is headquartered in Yorba Linda, California.

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