A 1631 EV monitoring cable

Other instruments / adapters / accessories

The A 1631 EV monitoring cable is a special accessory designed for CP signal, current and voltage monitoring during Electric Vehicle (EV) charging process in conjunction with supported Metrel testers and adapters. It is equipped with a Type 2 female plug connector to connect to an EV and a Type 2 male socket outlet for connecting to Electrical Vehicle Supply Equipment (EVSE).


Standards applied

Building LV Installation

  • EISinsp Competences: Low Voltage Electrical Installation Safety Inspection
  • EISc Competences: Low Voltage Electrical Installation Safety for Contractors and Maintainers
  • IEC/EN 60364-6 Electrical Installations for Buildings - Verification
  • IEC/EN 60364-7 Electrical Installations for Buildings - Requirements for special installations or locations

Electrical Vehicle Supply Equipment

  • EVSE Competences: Electrical Vehicle Supply Equipment Safety
  • IEC/EN 61851 Electric vehicle conductive charging system

Instrument safety towards user

  • IEC/EN 61010-1 Safety requirements for electrical equipment for measurement, control, and laboratory use - Part 1: General requirements


Key features

  • Monitoring during a.c. EV charging with up to 32 A EVSE:
  • CP signal communication monitoring during charging;*
  • PP resistance;
  • Current;
  • Voltage;
  • Possible to connect instruments for current and voltage verification (i.e. MI 2883 Energy Master, MI 2884 Energy Master XA);
  • Possible to simulate external load (up to 13 A) via banana plugs and verify EVSE counters.

Technical data

  • Dimensions (w x h x l): 360 x 160 x 330 mm.
  • Mass (without accessories): 1.78 kg.



  • EVSE domestic installation testing
  • EVSE periodic inspection



Type File Language Version Release Notes Type Size View Download
Datasheet A 1631 EV monitoring cable en 2020 19.02.2020 pdf 2.06 MB
Manual A 1631 EV monitoring cable en 1.1.1 20.03.2020 20753068 pdf 549.93 KB Login
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