Introducing the new Fluke 370 Series FC

05-10-2015


Advanced troubleshooting performance and the iFlex® flexible current probe … plus new Fluke Connect® features to log and transmit data wirelessly.

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For years, Fluke has built a reputation for producing the most reliable, rugged, and innovative clamp meters in the world. The new Fluke 370 Series FC is no exception; they are precise, tough, and easy to use. These clamp meters are best-in-class, and make a perfect addition to the Fluke family of clamps. 

Developed for commercial and industrial applications, the 376 FC, 375 FC and 374 FC Clamp Meters combine functionality with form factor to create a powerful troubleshooting clamp.  The new Fluke 370 Series FC are the only clamp meters in the market to offer a flexible current probe, logging, and safe remote measurements, all in one unit.  

VALUE PROPOSITION
  • The Fluke 370 Series FC allows users to make measurements in tight spaces with iFlex
  • The Fluke 370 Series FC helps users troubleshoot intermittent faults with its logging capabilities
  • The Fluke 370 Series FC keeps users safe and outside the arc flash zone through Bluetooth connectivity to Apple and Android devices

Availability

The system will be open for order per October 5th, 2015, with an ATP of 2 weeks.

Public announcement will be Friday, October 19th.

Primary Channels:

Electrical, Maintenance, Process, Industrial (no restrictions).

Ordering Information

Fluke Model

Description

Item Number

EAN Code

FLUKE-374FC

600A AC/DC TRMS WIRELESS CLAMP

4696001

00 95969 79853 2

FLUKE-375FC

 600A AC/DC TRMS WIRELESS CLAMP

4695932

00 95969 79846 4

FLUKE-376FC

 1000A AC/DC TRMS WIRELESS CLAMP W/ IFLEX

4695861

00 95969 79839 6

Appendix 1 - Package contents, conversion info, feature improvements, main specifications

PACKAGE CONTENTS:

  •  Clamp Meter
  •  Test leads
  • ·Soft case
  • Users’ manual
  • iFlex (376FC only)
  • TPak magnetic hanging strap

MODEL COMPARISON:

Fluke 376 FC

Fluke 375 FC

Fluke 374 FC

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Fluke Connect® wireless recording, logging and transmission

iFlex flexible current clamp included

VFD low-pass filter for accurate motor drive measurements

1000 A ac and dc

1000 V ac and dc

mV

Extended resistance range

Frequency

Capacitance

True-rms

CAT III 1000 V,  CAT IV 600 V

Fluke Connect® wireless recording, logging and transmission

VFD low-pass filter for accurate motor drive measurements

600 A ac and dc

1000 V ac and dc

mV

Extended resistance range

Frequency

Capacitance

True-rms

CAT III 1000 V,  CAT IV 600 V

Fluke Connect® wireless enabled

600 A ac and dc

1000 V ac and dc

Capacitance

True-rms

CAT III 1000 V,  CAT IV 600 V

The current Fluke 376, 375 and 374 Clamp Meters will be replaced by the new 376FC, 375FC and 374FC Clamp Meters.  This conversion chart shows you which new models replace the old ones.

CONVERSION GUIDE

Old Model

New Model

Features Changes

374

374 FC

All 374 features plus:

-  Fluke Connect

-  Extended voltage range to 1000V

-  CAT III 1000V/CAT IV 600V

-  Slimmer, more ergonomic design

375

375 FC

All 375 features plus:

- Fluke Connect

- Logging

-  Extended voltage range to 1000V

- Compatible with magnetic strap

376

376 FC

All 376 features plus:
- Fluke Connect
- Logging

-  Magnetic hanging strap included

SPECIFICATIONS:

FEATURES

376 FC

375 FC

374 FC

CAT rating

CAT III 1000V

CAT IV 600V

CAT III 1000V

CAT IV 600V

CAT III 1000V

CAT IV 600V 

A AC Range

999.9 A (2500A with iFlex® flexible current probe)

600 A (2500A with iFlex® flexible current probe)

600 A (2500A with iFlex® flexible current probe)

A DC Range

999.9 A

600 A

600 A

Best Resolution

0.1 A

0.1 A

0.1 A

V AC Range

1000 V

1000 V

1000 V 

V DC Range

1000 V

1000 V

1000 V 

mV DC Range

500 mV

500 mV

-

Ohms Range

60.00 kΩ

60.00 kΩ

6,000 Ω

Frequency

5 -500.0 Hz

5 -500.0 Hz

-

Capacitance

1 mF - 1,000 mF

1 mF - 1,000 mF

1 mF - 1,000 mF

Auto Shutoff

Y

Y

Y

True RMS

Y

Y

Y

Display Hold

Y

Y

Y

Inrush

Y

Y

Y

Backlight

Y

Y

Y

DC Zero

Y

Y

Y

Min/Max

Y

Y

Y

LPF

Y

Y

LOG

Y

Y

iFlex

Included

Optional

Optional

TPAK Magnetic Hanging Strap

Included

Optional

Optional

Appendix 2 - Target Audience

Who uses them?

What are they used for?

  • Industrial Electricians
  • Facilities Maintenance
  • Commercial electricians
  • Light industrial users
  • General purpose electrical maintenance
  • Preventive Maintenance
  • Troubleshooting

Our primary customers are focused in three areas:

1. Service: Repairing existing systems on an as needed basis

2. Installation: Troubleshooting installation problems, performing final circuit tests, and supervising apprentice electricians while installing electrical equipment

3. Maintenance: Performing scheduled and preventive maintenance as well as troubleshooting of systems

Appendix 3 - Launch assets & Marketing Communications

Fluke is running a worldwide campaign to stimulate demand for 370 Series FC Clamp Meters.  A suite of tools has been created for your use when preparing for customer meetings, educating yourself on the products, and to leave with your customers.

The collateral is designed to address the needs of both customers who are ready to purchase and those who require additional information to make a purchase decision. A complete list of the materials developed for this campaign follows, but we encourage you to regularly check www.fluke-launch.com because we will be adding to the asset suite.

These marketing assets will be available in the languages:

English (US), French, Italian, German, Spanish (Latin American), Portuguese (Brazilian), Chinese, Czech, Dutch, Danish, Finnish, Norwegian, Polish, Romanian, SwedishAppendix 4     

Customer Questions you may encounter:

Question:  Why is Fluke coming out with a new line of clamp meters?

Answer: They are updating their line to better address your needs.  This new line of clamps is more diverse and offers more. It now allows users to log data, save data directly to their mobile device, stay safe with remote viewing, and sharing and emailing test results seamlessly.  Plus, they are now compatible with TPAK (magnetic strap) which will make using the leads of your meter easier and safer.

Question: Fluke clamps are frequently more expensive than others in the market. Why is that and are they really worth the price?

Answer: Fluke clamps are quality products, with superior accuracy, durability and ruggedness. While other clamps may be less expensive, they don’t usually stand the test of time. Fluke clamp meters consistently provide more accurate, repeatable and reliable results without breaking or wearing out.  You get what you pay for, and Fluke tools are worth the money.

Appendix 4 - Why Fluke Connect™ is Important to You

Connected tools and services are the future:

  • Fluke Connect™ will span Fluke’s major product portfolio

Customers understand the benefit of Fluke Connect.

Customer research shows that:

  • Smart phones have penetrated our customers’ work environments
  • Consumer electronics have raised customer expectations for how their tools should work with their smart phones
  • Fluke Connect™ integrates mobile technology with test & measurement tools to solve significant customer pain points