Background

CUSTOM STAMPINGS AND ELECTRON BEAM WELDING OF ENERGY METER SHUNTS

CUSTOM STAMPINGS AND ELECTRON BEAM WELDING OF ENERGY METER SHUNTS

Solid state electronic kWh-meters are getting more and more accepted worldwide due to their comparatively small size, no moving parts and higher accuracy while the old technology of electromechanical meters is losing its share in energy metering market with increasing speed. Numerous new requirements of public power suppliers, which could not be realized by electromechanical meters up to now or only to a less degree, can now be met excellently by the latest generation of kWh meters. LEXOR’s shunt solutions specially developed for energy metering support the features of modern kWh-meters like remote reading, prepaid (chip-card) meters, data storing or give the possibility to choose the rate.

Product Features;

  • Extremely good long term stability lowest TCR-values
  • Negligible power losses due to lowest resistance values
  • For space saving compact mounting electron beam welded strip material
  • Made of Cu-MANGANIN®-Cu or Cu-Zeranin®-Cu or Cu-ISAOHM® -Cu are available
  • Economical standard shunts available customer designed shunts possible ideally suited for class 1 meters