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Fluke 1587-NIST Insulation Multimeter, includes Traceable Certificate

Model: 1587-NIST

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Fluke 1587-NIST Offers

This product includes a Traceable Certificate with full Data and Uncertainties.


  • Insulation test: 0.01 MΩ to 2.0 GΩ
  • Auto discharge of capacitive voltage
  • AC/DC Voltage
  • DC millivolts
  • AC/DC milliamps
  • Resistance (0.1 Ω to 50 MΩ)
  • Continuity
  • Three-year warranty
  • Remote probe, test leads, alligator clips
  • Rugged, utility hard case
  • Auto power off to save battery power
  • True-RMS
  • Large display with backlight
  • CAT III 100V, CAT IV 600V measurement category
  • mAccepts optional Fluke TPAKTM magnetic hanging system to free your hands for other work

Voltage DC

  • Maximum Voltage: 1000V
  • Maximum Resolution: 0.001V
  • Accuracy: ±(0.09%+2)

Voltage AC

  • Maximum Voltage: 1000V
  • Maximum Resolution: 0.1 mV
  • Accuracy: ±(2%+3)

Current DC

  • Maximum Amps: 400mA
  • Maximum Resolution: 0.01 mA
  • Amps Accuracy: ±(0.2%+2

Current AC

  • Maximum Amps: 400mA
  • Maximum Resolution: 0.01 mA
  • Amps Accuracy: ±(1.5%+2)*


  • Maximum Resistance: 50 MΩ
  • Maximum Resolution: 0.1Ω
  • Accuracy: ±(0.9%+2

Insulation Test

  • Minimum Test Current @ 1kΩ/V:1mA
  • Test Voltages: 1577:500, 1000V
  • Maximum Resistance per Test Voltage: 50V; 100V; 250V; 500V; 1000V: 600 MΩ
  • Maximum Resolution per Test Voltage: 50V: 0.01 MΩ; 100V: 0.01 MΩ; 250V: 0.1 MΩ; 500V: 0.1 MΩ; 1000V: 0.1 MΩ
  • Accuracy per Test Voltage: 50V: ±(3% + 5); 100V: ±(3% + 5); 250V: ±(1.5% + 5)

General Specifications

  • Dimensions: 203x100x50mm (with holster)
  • Weight: 624g
  • Battery Life: Meter use: 1000 hours; Insulation test use: Meter can perform at least 1000 insulation tests with fresh alkaline batteries at room temperature. These are standard tests of 1000 V into 1 MΩ with a duty cycle of 5 seconds on and 25 seconds off
  • IP Rating: IP40

What's included with the Fluke 1587-NIST

  • Fluke 1587-NIST Insulation Multimeter,
  • How To Take Insulation Resistance Measurements with the Fluke 1587FC

    This video will teach the viewers how to take insulation resistance measurements with this insulation multimeter. It also shows the viewers where functions that relate to insulation resistance are on the device. Additionally, this test instrument is Fluke Connect compatible.

    Fluke 1587 FC Tips and Tricks: Low-Pass Filter

    Get step-by-step instructions on using a VFD drive and the 1587 FC. By connecting the unit to a smartphone or tablet via Bluetooth, you can see your measurements in current time.

    How To Test a Motor with the Fluke 1587 FC Insulation Meter

    Use the Fluke Connect App to save the measurements taken for a later date. To test a motor, follow the simple step-by-step instructions provided in the video. You'll complete a motor test in no time at all.


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