The Fieldpiece SC56 Swivel Head Clamp Meter is the best clamp meter on the market for the HVAC/R technician. The SC56 is packed with all the essential test parameters necessary to get the job done right. Plus, you can use all the Fieldpiece Accessory Heads via your test leads.
In addition, the incredible 180º swivel head clamp enables you to view your results at any angle. Combine that with the unique wire grabbing claw and the LED flashlight in the SC56 clamp head, and you can easily isolate wires that are hard to reach and/or difficult to see.
Features and Benefits
180º Swivel Head Clamp to easily view your results at any angle
Inrush Current to easily diagnose an impending motor failure
Clamp Flashlight to illuminate wires in dark spaces
Backlight Dual Display to display multiple information simultaneously -- even Celsius and Fahrenheit
Rugged Construction to withstand harsh conditions
Automatic Power Off (APO) to preserve your battery life when clamp isn't in use
Non-Contact Voltage warning via audio and visual alarms
Easy Field Calibration with convenient pot location to quickly calibrate K-type thermocouples
True RMS to accurately measure non-sinusoidal wave forms
Auto or Manual Ranging button to conveniently toggle between ranges
Constant Battery Status so you don't run out of batteries in the middle of a job
Offering more features and functions than any other meter of its kind on the market, the SC56 is backed by Fieldpiece's world class warranty and technical support. The SC56 also has the added benefits of a backlight display, LED flashlight in the clamp head, as well as an inrush current test to easily diagnose an impending motor failure. Following are the specific tests included on the SC56:
Temperature (°C and °F)
Duty Cycle (%)
Clamp Frequency (Hz)
Non-contact Voltage (NCV)
The SC56 comes complete with velcro strap and carrying case, K-type thermocouple, deluxe silicone test leads, removable probe tips, and alligator clips for grounding.
SC56 - Swivel Head Clamp Meter
ADLS2 - Deluxe Silicone Test Leads
ASA2 - Alligator Clip Lead Extensions
ATB1 - K-type Thermocouple
ANC7 - Large Single Meter Case
Display: 5000 count dual display with backlight on SC56.
Overrange: (OL) or (-OL) is displayed.
Measurement rate: 3.3 times per second, nominal.
Operating environment: 32°F (0°C) to 122°F (50°C) at <70% R.H.
Storage temperature: -4°F (-20°C) to 140°F (60°C), 0 to 80% R.H. with battery removed.
Incorporated in 1990, Orange County, Calif.-based Fieldpiece Instruments has become the leading manufacturer of professional-grade, hand-held instruments for HVAC/R field service. Product features inspired by real world use, coupled with the versatility of modular expandability, make Fieldpiece Instruments the leading choice of HVAC/R field technicians. Innovation fuels product development at Fieldpiece and the company’s original mission holds true to this day: To provide the best professional-grade instruments for HVAC/R field service.
Nearly half of the staff at Fieldpiece Instruments is certified in HVAC/R. We ride along with and help train field service technicians all over the country, and now, all over the world. We do this to help us better design the types of test instruments you want and need to make your job easier, faster, safer and more complete.
Fieldpiece is represented in North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, South Africa, as well as Australia and surrounding areas. Our headquarters are located in Anaheim, CA with an office in Sao Paulo, Brazil, South America that opened in late 2009.