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Larson Davis Hand Arm Vibration White Finger + Whole Body Vibration

Larson Davis Vibration Meter
HVM100 : Hand Arm Vibration Meter - Triaxial £ 24 a day *
HVM100 : Hand Arm and Whole Body Vibration Meter - Triaxial £ 34 a day *
Small, battery operated, 3-channel analyser for vibration white finger measurement and whole body Vibration Dose Levels, plus general purpose vibration analysis.
HAVS, VWF, WBV, VDV Vibration Features
BS ISO 2631, BS EN ISO 5349, BS 6841 and BS EN ISO 8041 standards fulfilled
Frequency weightings for white finger and whole body vibration measurements
Simultaneous 3-channel measurements: X, Y and Z
RMS and Peak levels
Additional 4th channel calculates the resultant sum of the X, Y and Z levels
Measures and stores up to 200 hours of time histories for each channel
Non-volatile memory
Serial printer output
Serial interface to PC
IEC type Lr6 [AA] batteries
Modes of Operation
Vibration White Finger - VWF
Whole Body and VDV Vibration Dose * * Whole Body Vibration Version
Vibration - general purpose
Typical applications include
Workplace vibration exposure to high levels of vibration
Vibration risk assessment
Hand-tool performance
Effectiveness of anti-vibration gloves and materials
Measurement ranges with supplied triaxial accelerometer ≈ 5 m/s2 to 50,000 m/s2   *
The HVM100 is a hand-held instrument for measuring human exposure to vibration, performing the relevant calculations and providing overall results on the LCD display. The results may also be stored in the built-in data logger which can hold up to 100 separate time histories and be down loaded to a PC for further analysis and archiving
Measuring all three axis simultaneously simplifies the test setup, testing time and enhances the repeatability and correlation of the measurements. Both Peak and RMS levels of the 3-axis may be stored together with the important vector sum which the HVM100 also calculates.
The results, current and recalled from the memory may be downloaded to a PC - order the  HVM SW  utility software, if required. Alternatively Hyper-Terminal an 'Accessories' program in Windows will download HVM100 files one at a time.
The analyser provides AC and DC outputs for connecting to FFT analysers like the B&K 2250 for immediate detailed analysis or recording the 'raw data' for archiving or subsequent post processing.
See also : the HVM100 Manufacturer's Specifications
The HVM100 is delivered with a SEN020 triaxial accelerometer complete with a CBL122 cable, a handle and mounting block, an isolation stud/pad, a box of wax and 4 'fixing' ties, together with a CBL006 PC serial interface cable, all in a carrying case
*   acceleration conversion factor: 1 g = 9.8 ms-2

* * for whole body measurements order the Whole Body and Hand Arm Vibration Version

SEN027 : Triaxial Seat Pad Accelerometer  
Designed for use with and delivered with the HVM 100 Analyser, the accelerometer fits neatly into the rubber seat with each of the 3-axis clearly marked and covering the whole body frequency range 0.5 Hz to 100 Hz.
HVM100 Hand Arm Vibration Kit £ 29 a day *
HVM100Hand Arm Vibration White Finger Meter - triaxial measurements. 
B&K 4294Vibration Calibrator 

HVM100 Whole Body and Hand Arm Vibration Kit £ 39 a day *
HVM100Whole Body and Hand Arm Vibration Meter. 
SEN027Triaxial seat pad vibration sensor 
B&K 4294Vibration Calibrator 

Other Larson Davis Accessories Available

CBL091 : Printer serial interface cable
CBL124 : AC/DC output signals cable to 3 x BNC connectors
HVM SW : PC Software - download, analysis and reporting
Alternative Systems
B&K 2537 : Hand Arm and general purpose vibration meter
V 901-2 : Vibrock Whole Body Vibration Meter
See also : our main Hand Arm Vibration White Finger and Whole Body Vibration web page
* Our standard hire charges are based on a 4-day minimum period, details other options.

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