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Elster A1700 MID Certified Class 1 Accuracy Three Phase Network Programmable PolyPhase Meter


  • Direct connected, CT & CT/VT operated
  • Comprehensive tariff structure
  • 2 line, multilingual dot matrix display
  • Instantaneous instrumentation values
  • 2 module slots for extended functionality
  • 900 or 450 days load profile data
  • Accuracy Class 0.2s, 0.5s (CT only), 1 or 2
  • High security design


The A1700 meter provides the complete solution for complex time of use metering for commercial and industrial consumers. The following versions of the meter are available:

CoP5, Code of Practice 5 compliant, as well as CoP 2 and CoP 3.

Direct Connected meter
CT or CT-VT operated meter
Multi-utility compatible meter providing data collection from external meters
Class 0.2s, CT-VT multi-utility transformer loss compensation meters

The A1700 is of modular design, allowing one module for input or output and one module for communications to be fitted underneath the terminal cover.
The A1700 incorporates 4 levels of security passwords. Passwords can be disabled if required.

The Meter can be programmed or read either locally or remotely. Local communications is established via an optical communications port, using a PC or Hand Held Unit incorporating the IEC 62056-21 (formerly IEC 61107) protocol.

A Communications Module (RS232 or RS485) provides for remote communications either directly from a PC or via a modem e.g. PSTN, GSM, GPRS, Ethernet etc.
The A1700 meter is housed in a polycarbonate polyphase meter case, which allows safe access to the auxiliary terminals.

Elster Metering Systems Power Master Unit Software provides a WindowsTM based platform for ease of programming the A1700 and reading meter data.

The A1700 conforms to:
The essential requirements of the directive 2004-22/EC on Measuring Instruments (MID)
The general requirements and particular requirements of EN 50470 Parts 1 & 3, and complies with Class M2 Mechanical environment and Class E2 Electromagnetic Environment
IEC 62053 - 21 kWh, Class 1 & Class 2 Static
IEC 62053 - 22 kWh, Class 0.2 and 0.5 Static
IEC 62053 - 23 kvarh, Class 2 and 3 Static
IEC 62052 - 11 General Requirements
IEC 62053 - 61 Power Consumption and Voltage Requirements
EN 50470 1-3 kWh Class A, B and C
EC Directive 2004/22/EC (MID) Class A, B and C
The degree of ingress protection is to IP53, IEC 60529:1989
Meters are marked with the European CE mark, in accordance with the Marking Directive 93/68/EEC, to indicate compliance with the requirements of the EMC Directive 89/336/EEC.

Additional Information

Manufacturer Elster
Product Name / Options Price (ex VAT)
Elster A1700 Class 1 3 Phase Network 4 Wire 5A Input CT Supplied (UK504-014) Call for Prices

Elster A1700 Class 1 3 Phase Network 3 Wire 4 Wire 100A Direct Connected (UK504-016) Call for Prices

Elster A1700 Class 1 3 Phase Network 4 Wire 1A Input CT Supplied (UK504-021) Call for Prices

Elster A1700 Class 1 3 Phase Network 3 Wire 1A Input CT Supplied (UK504-015) Call for Prices

Elster A1700 Class 1 3 Phase Network 3 Wire 5A Input CT Supplied (UK504-023) Call for Prices

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