SCOUT100-Ex & vb7 Vibration Analyzers

SCOUT100-Ex & vb7The SCOUT100-Ex and Commtest vb7 Vibration Analyzers are suitable for every level of vibration analyst – From novice to expert. These instruments offer the power and convenience of dual-channel measurement and dual-plane balancing. Their balancing functions enable quick diagnosis and correction of dynamic unbalance. The SCOUT100-Ex and vb7 instruments combine accuracy, intuitive operation, ease of use, and outstanding storage capacity to ensure a premium return on investment. The SCOUT100-Ex is certified for an ATEX Zone 2 hazardous rating, whereas the vb7 is rated for CSA Class 1, Division 2.

When you purchase a SCOUT100-Ex or Commtest vb7 Vibration Analyzers, the powerful, award-winning Ascent software is included. Ascent Level 2 enables you to program your instrument with thousands of separate machine definitions, covering a number of route choices. A library of over 300 customizable parameter sets is also available, enabling a wide array of measurement options.

Ascent Level 2 Software

  • Route enabled – Build routes in Ascent and send these to your instrument
  • CBDb – Commtest Bearing Database with over 30 000 bearings
  • Waveform analysis tools – Perfect for power users
  • Technical Associates Proven Method – For effortless setup of measurements and alarm levels

Key Instrument Functionality

  • 2-channel simultaneous recordings + tachometer input
  • Wide measurement range – 1 000 g, 25 000 mm/s, 2 500mm
  • 2 plane balancing
  • Unique Commtest 6PackTM recording system
  • 95 dB dynamic range
  • 6 400 lines FFT resolution
  • 40 kHz Fmax
  • 1 GB memory – Virtually unlimited spectra and waveform storage
  • Laser speed sensor for automatic capture of machine running speed
  • Keyphasor® tachometer mode
  • 5 year instrument warranty
  • Hazardous location certification:
  • SCOUT100-Ex: ATEX and IECEx Zone 2
  • vb7: CSA Class 1 Division 2
  • Option to add Flex features


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