DSL Tester
 

990DSL CopperPro™ Test Set

A next-generation field test set for subscriber loop fault identification and location and voice and data line qualification.

  • Replaces up to sixteen traditional test sets
  • Troubleshoots and qualifies lines for POTS, ADSL and other special services
  • Time Domain Reflectometer (TDR) feature allows precision fault location
  • Fast, accurate and easy to use
  • Compact, rugged and weather resistant
 
Read Brochure Where To Buy
 
 
 
Overview

In its basic configuration, CopperPro offers a broad range of Plain Old Telephone
Services (POTS) troubleshooting, fault location and line qualification capabilities. Its Wideband/TDR option adds high frequency transmission testing and qualification functions for services like ADSL, HDSL, HDSL2, HDSL4, ISDN, T1, E1 and DDS. And the TDR feature of the option adds precise fault location and analysis. The Wideband/TDR option can be added at time of purchase or later at an authorized service center.

"Fluke's copper pro 990 testers are esential in my technicians day to day operation whether it be Running trouble in defective plant or verfiying continuity."
David B.
Att
Denham Springs, LA US

In its basic configuration, CopperPro offers a broad range of Plain Old Telephone
Services (POTS) troubleshooting, fault location and line qualification capabilities. Its Wideband/TDR option adds high frequency transmission testing and qualification functions for services like ADSL, HDSL, HDSL2, HDSL4, ISDN, T1, E1 and DDS. And the TDR feature of the option adds precise fault location and analysis. The Wideband/TDR option can be added at time of purchase or later at an authorized service center.

 
 
Features
 
 
Models & Accessories
Models
Model Number/Name Description
990DSLCopperPro Tester With Basic POTS Features
990DSLWTCopperPro Loop Tester with Wideband and TDR*
 
Accessories
Model Number/Name Description
990TL-SBTest Lead Set (Spike and Bed of Nails)
990-CASEDeluxe Transport Bag
 
 
Specifications

General Specifications

Physical

Size: 9.8"H x 5.3"W x 3.2"D (24.9cm x 13.5cm x 8.1cm) Weight: 4 lbs (1.81 kg)

Display: 320 x 240 pixel graphic LCD with backlight and adjustable contrast

LED Indicator: Charging status indicator (side connector panel)

Communication Port: RS-232 PC/Printer port (DB-9)

Power

AC Operation: External AC adapter/charger

Battery Type (installed): Internal removable NiMH rechargeable battery pack

Battery Life: A fully charged battery provides approximately 16 hours of normal use

Battery Recharge Time (in tester): 2 to 3 hours for a fully discharged battery pack

Environmental

Operating Temperature: -4° to 140° F (-20° to 60° C)

Storage Temperature: -40° to 158° F (-40° to 70° C)

Humidity Tolerance (operation without condensation): 95%

Rain Resistance: IEC60529 IP02, International protection water dripping

Vibration: Random, 2 g, 5 Hz to 500 Hz

Shock: 1 Meter Drop Test

Altitude: 4500 m (15,000 ft)

Regulator Compliance

Safety: CSA C22.2 No.1010.1

CE: EN 61326 Emissions and Immunity CLASS A; EN 61010-1 2nd ammendment



Basic CopperPro

AC Voltage

0 to 250V (1% ± 0.5V accuracy)

DC Voltage (RIN=100 kohms or 10 Mohms)

Range: 0 to 150V (1% ± 0.5V accuracy); 150 to 300V (2% accuracy)

DC Loop Current (430 ohms)

0 to 100 mA (2% ± 0.3 mA accuracy)

Resistance (shorts & grounds)

0 to 100 ohms (0.1% ± 0.10 ohm accuracy)

100 ohms to 1000 kohms (0.2% ± 0.10 ohm accuracy)

4 kohms to 999 Mohms (3% accuracy)

Leakage Stress

2 kohms to 999 Mohms (3% accuracy)

Opens

0 to 3000 ft (1% ± 5 ft accuracy)

3 to 50 kft (3% accuracy)

50 to 80 kft (5% accuracy)

Splits

Range: 0 to 50 kft (Accuracy: 10% of Cable Length)

RFL (RTS = Res. to Strap)

Fault Resistance (Rf): 0 to 30 Mohms

Loop Resistance: 0 to 4000 ohms

Resistance to Fault (@ Rf = 100 kohms): 0 to 100 ohms (0.1% RTS ± 0.10 ohm); 100 ohms to 4 kohm (0.3% RTS ± 0.10 ohm)

Load Coils

0 to 6 (± 1 accuracy)

Tracing Tone

Frequency: 577.5 Hz (0.1% accuracy)

Range: > 15Vp-p (10% accuracy)

VF Noise

Impedance: 600 ohms, Bridged (1% accuracy)

Filters: C, CN, 3k, 15k, Psophometric

Metallic Noise: 0 to 10 dBrn (± 2 dB accuracy); 10 to 100 dBrn (± 1 dB accuracy)

Power Influence: 40 to 120 dBrn (± 2 dB accuracy)

VF Loss

Signal Level: -40 to 10 dBm (± 0.5 dBm accuracy)

Frequency: 100 Hz to 20 kHz (0.1% ± 2 Hz accuracy)

VF Longitudinal Balance (0 to 70 dB ± 2 dB)

Disturbing Frequency: 200 to 2500 Hz (0.1% accuracy)

Impedance: 600 ohms (1% accuracy)

Filters: C, Psophometric

Send VF Tone

Frequency: 100 Hz to 20 kHz (0.1% accuracy)

Amplitude (settable) Range: -20 to 3 dBm

Amplitude Accuracy: ± 0.5 dB (1 dB increments)

Impedance: 600 ohms, 900 ohms (1% accuracy)



CopperPro Wideband Option

WB Noise/Level

Impedance Range: 100 ohms, 135 ohms, Bridged (1% accuracy)

Filters: E, F, G, None

Frequency: 10 kHz to 1200 kHz (0.1% ± 508 Hz accuracy)

Amplitude: -50 to 3 dBm (± 1 dB @ 135 ohms); -90 to -50 dBm (± 3 dB @ 135 ohms)

WB Loss

Impedance: 135 ohms (1% accuracy)

Frequency: 10 kHz to 1200 kHz (0.1% ± 508 Hz accuracy)

Magnitude: 0 to 50 dB (± 1 dB accuracy); 50 to 70 dB (± 2 dB accuracy)

WB Longitudinal Balance (0 to 70 dB; ± 2 dB)

Disturbing Frequency: 10 to 1200 kHz (0.1% accuracy)

Impedance: 100 ohms, 135 ohms (1% accuracy)

Filters: E, F, G, None

Send WB Tone

Frequency: 10 kHz to 1200 kHz (0.1% ± 508 Hz accuracy)

Amplitude (fixed): 0.0 dBm (± 0.5 dB accuracy)

Impedance: 100 ohms, 135 ohms (1% accuracy)

WB Impulse Noise

Impedance Range: 100 ohms, 135 ohms, Bridged (1% accuracy)

Filters: E, F, G, None

Test Time: 1 to 1440 Minutes (1% accuracy)

Impulse Counter: 0 to 9999

Counter Threshold: -50 to 0 dBm (± 1 dB accuracy)

ADSL Auto-Test

Impedance: 100 ohms Noise Filters: E, F, G, None

ADSL Standard: ANSI, Full, G, Lite

Data Rate Prediction

Resolution: 32 kb/s Downstream Rate

Range: 0 to 8192 kb/s

Downstream Rate Accuracy: ± 96 kb/s (3 units of resolution)

Upstream Rate Range: 0 to 1024 kb/s

Upstream Rate Accuracy: ± 64 kb/s (2 units of resolution)



CopperPro TDR Option

Impedance

135 ohms (1% accuracy)

Pulse-width

20, 100, 500, 1000, 2500, 5000 ns (10% ± 5 ns accuracy)

Vop Selection

0.300 to 0.999

Range (Vop=0.64)

30,000 ft (9144m)

Range Selection (Auto.)

10 ft to 48 kft (3 to 14630m)

Horizontal Resolution

0.5 to 156 ft (0.1524 to 47.5m)

Distance to Reflect.

Range: 0 to 30,000 ft (0 to 9144m)

Accuracy: 1% ± Vop Uncertainty

Vertical Gain

Range: 80 dB

Accuracy: 2 dB

Power Filter

5 kHz Highpass

Averaging Filter

4x Waveform Avg.

Input Protection

± 400 V pk

 
 
Documents
Brochure
Title/DescriptionDownload 
Copperpro Series II Product Brochure
The CopperPro Series II Broadband Loop Tester is the complete test set for qualifying your local loop for ADSL, ADSL2/2 , VDSL and Special Services. It packs all the test, analysis, and troubleshooting capabilities that an OSP technician needs into one integrated handheld tool that give you a clear vision or your local loop. And that means top performance with fewer tools to carry.
Download PDF
(5.53 MB)
CopperPro and Terminator Brochure
CopperPro and Terminator Brochure
Download PDF
(122 KB)
 
Datasheet
Title/DescriptionDownload 
CopperPro Reporter Software Data Sheet
CopperPro Reporter automates the process of generating test results reports. It extracts stored test results from your CopperPro DSL Auto-Test and uses that data to populate an Excel spreadsheet.
Download PDF
(328 KB)
 
Application Note
Title/DescriptionDownload 
ADSL Qualification Procedure Using CopperPro
Using the Fluke Networks 990DSLWT CopperPro for qualifying a POTS telephone pair for ADSL service.
Download PDF
(241 KB)
Advanced TDR Techniques using CopperPro Loop Qualification Tester
The application outlines procedures to locate and analyze bridge taps and end sections using the CopperPro Loop Qualification Tester's TDR function.
Download PDF
(545 KB)
Using CopperPro's K-Test for Resistive Fault Location
This application note explains using CopperPro's K-Test for resistive fault location.
Download PDF
(108 KB)
Manually Controlling the Terminator
The application note explains how to command a Terminator far end terminating tevice to set up a variety of remote tests.
Download PDF
(133 KB)
CopperPro DSLAM Verify Test Application Note
CopperPro DSLAM verification test is designed to be a fast, easy way to verify that ADSL transmission equipment is properly installed and functioning.
Download PDF
(208 KB)
CopperPro Loop Qualification Tester 3T and 2T Opens Testing
This application note explores the features and technology underlying the CopperPro Loop Qualification Tester?s opens tests.
Download PDF
(148 KB)
Finding Resistive Faults with CopperPro Loop Qualification Tester
This application note details procedures for finding many common resistive faults using the CopperPro Loop Qualification Tester?s RFL function.
Download PDF
(561 KB)
The trouble with swinging high resistance opens (HROs)
This application note explains the phenomenon of galvanic action in the outside plant and how it contributes to series resistance faults.
Download PDF
(139 KB)
Wideband Spectral Analysis in CopperPro Loop Qualification Tester - The Basics
The application note introduces the basic concepts behind the CopperPro Loop Qualification Tester's powerful wideband spectrum analysis tools.
Download PDF
(108 KB)
CopperPro Identifying Noise App Note
In this application note, we will identify common sources of noise, describe how loop impairments, like pair imbalance, can aggravate the problem, and discuss methods for identifying and measuring both voice band and wideband noise.
Download PDF
(123 KB)
Reduce HDSL 2/4 failure frequency and repeats Application Note
Reduce HDSL 2/4 failure frequency and repeats
Download PDF
(640 KB)
 
 
Gold Product Support

Gold Support for your 990DSL CopperPro™ Test Set allows you to make the most of your 990DSL purchase while ensuring a higher return on your investment. You will minimize your downtime, receive faster trouble resolution and have total access to all support resources.

What do you get with Gold Support for your 990DSL CopperPro™ Test Set?

Repairs and loaner equipment - If your 990DSL should fail, we'll deliver a loaner unit via next-day delivery to keep you up and running.  We'll repair your 990DSL and replace defective or faulty accessories at no charge, with first on bench" priority, and return it to you - all shipping paid by Fluke Networks.

Annual Calibration and Factory Refresh - ISO 9001 standards compliance requires annual unit calibration. Keeping your 990DSL calibrated is critical to ensure accuracy when testing. Our calibration processes are ISO-9001 controlled and designed to certify that your 990DSL meets all published specifications. Your 990DSL will be precisely calibrated to factory specifications (calibration certificate provide - calibration traceable with data available for extra charge), repaired as necessary with genuine OEM repair parts, upgraded with all of the latest software and firmware then cleaned and performance verified. In addition, all accessories that came with your 990DSL will be tested and replaced if faulty or defective.

Access to live 24 x 7 technical support - Extend the expertise of your staff. Gold Support includes direct, immediate telephone access to our world-class Technical Assistance Center (TAC), direct access only available to Gold Members. Our centers in Seattle, WA and Eindhoven, NL employ a full staff of highly trained technical experts that are on call, including weekends and through the night when most network changes are implemented, to answer complex troubleshooting questions helping you get the most out of your 990DSL and understand the results you are seeing.

Accessory Replacement - Some accessories are essential to your 990DSL . The normal warranty on accessories is 90 days, but parts and accessories including the MetroScope battery will be replaced free of charge with Gold Support once qualified as defective by our technical assistance center.

Unlimited access to our Knowledge Base - You'll have an open door to valuable proprietary information we've gathered from helping customers over the years. It also includes helpful technical articles written by our experts.

Member Only promotions - Your membership qualifies you for Members Only promotions and programs. This includes product discounts, access to reconditioned equipment at special prices and other incredible values.

Ensure that you are getting the most out of your 990DSL CopperPro™ Test Set with Gold Support Services.