Contains a low resistance sensing element that can measure up to 10 A.
The High Current Sensor has a low (0.01 Ω) resistance sensing element, can measure up to 10 A, and has an LED over-current indicator. Dynamic variable over-sampling greatly reduces the measurement noise at low sample rates.
- 10 Amp
- Over-Current LED
|Current Range||±10 A, resolution of 0.5 mA|
|Sensing Element Series Resistance||0.01 Ω|
|Maximum Common Mode Voltage||10 V|
|Maximum Continuous Current Without Damage||12 A|
|Maximum Continuous Overvoltage Without Damage||±40 V|
|Maximum Sample Rate||1000 samples/second|
This product requires PASCO software for data collection and analysis. We recommend the following option(s). For more information on which is right for your classroom, see our Software Comparison: SPARKvue vs. Capstone »
This product requires a PASCO Interface to connect to your computer or device. We recommend the following option(s). For a breakdown of features, capabilities, and additional options, see our Interface Comparison Guide »
Educational voltage and current sensors don’t have to look serious to have seriously powerful capabilities. We provide user-friendly voltage and current sensors that generate live data to improve students’ contextual understanding of electrical concepts. This page provides a comparison chart of our offerings to help you make an informed purchase.