July 25, 2024

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COMTEST Launches AMETEK’s Mi-BEAM Series

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COMTEST, the official representative of AMETEK Programmable Power in South Africa has introduced the latest innovation in high-power testing solutions: the Sorensen™ Modular Intelligent-Bidirectional Energy AMplified (Mi-BEAM) Series.


This cutting-edge technology is engineered to address the intricate testing needs of high-power electronics across various industries, including automotive, energy storage, industrial, and aerospace sectors.

The Mi-BEAM Series stands out as the newest addition to AMETEK’s impressive portfolio, offering comprehensive DC source and sink capabilities. With power levels ranging from 12 kW to 37 kW, this system is scalable up to an impressive 1.2 MW through parallel configurations. The Mi-BEAM Series is designed to cater to the entire product lifecycle, from advanced research and development to design validation and production testing.

Available in voltage ranges of 600V, 1,500V, and 2,000VDC, this 4U rack-height chassis delivers full power up to 150A within a single system. Its robust design ensures the highest power density (up to 37 kW in 4U rack height), rapid transient response, and minimal output ripple and noise.

Key Features

  • Complete Testing Solution: Includes battery test, simulation, and solar array simulator software.
  • Scalability: Parallel system power extends up to 1.2 MW.
  • High Power Density: Up to 37 kW in 4U rack height.
  • Extended Reliability: Offers a 5-year warranty, the longest in the industry.
  • Wide Voltage Range: Output voltage up to 2,000V.
  • Bidirectional Output: Capable of ±150A, extendable to ±4,800A in parallel configurations.
  • Efficient Regenerative Capability: Up to 95% efficiency.
  • User-Friendly Interface: Features a colour touch panel for seamless operation.
  • Advanced Safety: Includes built-in islanding detection for enhanced protection.
  • Versatile Applications: Suitable for battery simulation and testing (charge/discharge), electric powertrain testing, fuel cell testing, and solar inverter testing.

The Mi-BEAM Series is ideal for:

  • Battery Simulation and Testing: Ensuring accurate charge and discharge cycles.
  • Electric Powertrain Testing: Validating performance and reliability.
  • Fuel Cell Testing: Supporting sustainable energy solutions.
  • Solar Inverter Testing: Enhancing the efficiency of renewable energy systems.

Enquiries: www.comtest.co.za

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