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Datasheet Literature Number: ReleaseDate KickStart Instrument Control Software Datasheet
KickStart Software simplifies what you need to know about your instrument so that in just minutes you can take the instrument out of the box and get real data on your device. KickStart Software enables quick test setup and data visualization when …
1KW-60965-11 2380 Series DC Electronic Load Data Sheet
Series 2380 programmable DC electronic loads can sink a wide range of voltages and currents. The 200W Model 2380-500-15 can accept up to 500V or 15A. The 250W Model 2380-120-60 can accept up to 120V or 60A. The 750W Model 2380- 500 30 can accept up …
Model 2380 Rack-Mount Kit Installation Instructions
Model 2380 Rack-Mount Kit Installation Instructions.
Technical Documents Document Type ReleaseDate Battery Cycling Test and Automation Considerations
This application note describes battery charge and discharge methods as well as applied pulsed current to better represent real world load scenarios. Example programs for automating battery cycling phases are also provided.
Application Note Battery Optimization using Keithley 2281S and 2380 and KickStart Battery Simulator App
Introduction As battery-powered devices have become a staple of everyday life, battery performance has become a critical factor in device design. Single use, or primary, disposable batteries remain ubiquitous in their usage, often …
Application Note Selector Guide - General Purpose Bench Power Supplies, Special Purpose Power Supplies, and Electronic Loads
GENERAL PURPOSE POWER SUPPLIES Model Channel Power Output Voltage …
Product Selector Guide AC-DC Power Supply Efficiency Testing for Regulatory Standards
This application note is intended to assist engineers who design and test power supplies make efficiency and standby power measurements accurately, quickly, and safely.
Application Note Efficiency Requirements - External Power Supplies (EPS) / AC Adapters
Use this poster as a handy reference for international efficiency levels III, IV, V, and VI requirements, including minimum efficiency, maximum no-load consumption, and test methods.
Poster Evolving Materials and Testing for Emerging Generations of Power Electronics Design
Transitioning from silicon to wide bandgap semiconductors such as silicon carbide and gallium nitride means that power module designs can be physically smaller than what came before, while also increasing MOSFET switching …
Software Document Type Part Number: ReleaseDate KickStart Instrument Control Software Version 2.10.0 (Windows 11, 10, 8, 7 compatible)
Users that originally purchased the KICKSTARTFL-BASE license will need to purchase the maintenance license KICKSTARTFL-SUITE-UP in order to use KickStart v2.7.0 and later versions. KickStart Software for the PC enables quick test setup and data …
Application KICKSTART-2.10.0 Keithley 2380 Native LabVIEW 8.6 Instrument Driver, v 1.0.0
Native LabVIEW Driver for Model 2380 Programmable DC Electronic Load Version 1.0.0 (LabView 8.6 or higher). Initial Release.
Driver 2380-LV8.6-1.0.0 Keithley IVI-COM/IVI-C Driver for Model 2380 Version 1.0.0 (Windows 10, 8, 7 Compatible)
Keithley IVI-COM/IVI-C Driver for Model 2380 Programmable DC Electronic Load Version 1.0.0 (includes release notes) (Windows 10, 8, 7 Compatible). Initial release.
Driver 2380-IVI-1.0.0 Keithley 2380 Native LabVIEW 2013 Instrument Driver version 1.0.0
Native LabVIEW Driver for Model 2380 Programmable DC Electronic Load version 1.0.0 (LabView 2013 or higher). Initial Release.
FAQS FAQ ID How can I operate the Model 2380 in CV mode using the external analog control (EXT PRG) function?
To configure External Analog (EXT PRG) Control of the Model 2380: 1. Connect your analog control source (V-source) to the EXT PRG terminals on the rear panel 9-pin connector. A diagram can be found on page 7 of the user manual for reference. 2. From …