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BK Precision 5492C Series

True RMS bench multimeter with 5½ or 6½ digits and GBIP options

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The 5490C Series 5½ and 6½-digit bench multimeters are designed for accuracy, repeatability and ease-of-use. A wide measurement range with speeds up to 1000 readings per second and a basic DCV accuracy down to 35 ppm deliver stable measurement results quickly and accurately. These general purpose meters are well suited for demanding engineering, production and service applications.

  • 12 measurement functions: DCV, ACV, DCI, ACI, 2 and 4-wire resistance, capacitance, frequency, diode, temperature, continuity test, DCV Ratio
  • High-contrast 4.3-inch full colour LCD
  • Histogram, bar meter, and trend chart offer a variety of data analysis options
  • Accurate frequency measurements to 1 MHz
  • Display Min, Max, Peak-Peak, Average, Standard Deviation statistics simultaneously
  • Null, dB, dB, %, mx+b, and run/stop maths functions
  • Internal storage buffer holds 10,000 readings
  • Measurement speed up to 1000 readings/s
  • 35 ppm basic DC voltage accuracy (6½-digit model)
  • 2-wire and 4-wire resistance measurements
  • Dual measurement display
  • Temperature measurement capability using a Pt100 or 5 kΩ thermistor probe
  • Rack mount kit option (RK02)
  • Rear input terminals for rack use (6½-digit model only)
  • Standard USB (USBTMC-compliant), RS232, and LAN interfaces, GPIB option
  • Real-time clock/calendar to set/read time and date

Product Variants

Model Price


True RMS bench multimeter 5½ digit


True RMS bench multimeter 5½ digit with GPIB


True RMS bench multimeter 6½ digit


True RMS bench multimeter 6½ digit with GPIB
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Series Model Price
Rack mount kit for 2U case
General purpose DMM accessory kit
High performance bench DMM accessory kit  
Maxi-pro DMM accessory kit
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BK Precision 5492C introduction