vPad-RF

The smallest full featured Electrosurgical Unit analyser

The vPad-RF is the most accurate diathermy analyser on the market today. It utilises the Android operating system to enable picture based testing of diathermies which speeds up testing and ensures accuracy when performing routine servicing.

Full featured diathermy analyser

User programmable

Supports Covidean, Valleylab, Medtronic, Erbe, Bowa, Olympus, Conmed and many more

Automatic routine test sequences

Easy-to-read graphics and reports

Automatic pass-fail testing

  • Digital signal processor (DSP) enables accurate testing of all ESU makes and models, continuous and pulsed-waveforms
  • Integration of ESU testing with HF digital storage oscilloscope and spectrum analyser functions provides three pieces of test equipment in one
  • High powered RF load provides settings required for all IEC 60601-2-2 tests, including Covidien ForceTriad maintenance procedures
  • Wide measurement range – up to 8.5A
  • Pre-Configured automated PM routines for most major manufacturers
  • Works with vPad safety analysers and automation apps.

PM procedures for the vPad-RF are available for the following diathermies. 

  • BOWA ARC 250
  • BOWA ARC 300e (Old version)
  • BOWA ARC 300e (New version)
  • BOWA ARC 400
  • Arthrocare Quantum 2
  • Conmed KLS Martin Beamer
  • Conmed System 5000
  • Covidien Force Triad
  • Covidien Force Triad Short
  • Ethicon Gen 11 Surgical Scalpel
  • ERBE APC2
  • ERBE VIO 50C
  • ERBE VIO 100C
  • ERBE VIO 200S
  • ERBE VIO 300D
  • ERBE VIO 200S
  • ERBE ICC 350
  • Medtronic FT10
  • Eschman TD411 RS
  • Valleylab Force 2
  • Valleylab Force EZ
  • Valleylab Force FX
  • Valleylab Force FX 8
  • Valleylab Force FX 8CS
  • Valley Lab Ligasure
  • Ellman
  • More models are continuously being added, or can be tested using the manual mode

Test kits and cables

  • Valley Lab – Medtronic
    • Footswitch cable and test kit
  • Force Triad
    • Footswitch cable and test kit
  • Conmed
    • Footswitch cable and test kit
  • Erbe
    • Footswitch cable
  • Olympus
    • Footswitch cable
  • Bowa
    • Footswitch cable
  • Any
    • Footswitch cable – non-terminated
  • REM Test Cables
  • Dispersive Test Cables
  • Leakage Test Cables
HF Power (RMS)
Range 0 – 999.9 W (as derived from HF current)
Accuracy ±(3% of reading + ½W)
HF Current (RMS)
Range 0 – 5A, int. load bank 0 – 8.5A, ext. load
Accuracy ±(1% of reading + 5mA)
Voltage (RMS)
Range 0-999.9 V (as derived from HF current)
Accuracy ±(1% of reading + 1V)
Voltage (Peak)
Range 0 – 9999 V
Accuracy ±(1% of reading + 10V)
Crest Factor
1.0 – 999.9 (as derived from peak/RMS ratio)
Instrument RF Bandwidth (-3dB)
250 Hz – 12 MHz
Isolation, PE to MD
10 kV
Variable Load
Range 0 – 5115 ohms
Resolution 5 ohms
Accuracy ±1% + 0.5, -0 ohms
Power, 50% duty cycle 200W @ 5 ohms
400W @ 10 ohms
600W @ 20 ohms
600W @ 40 ohms
600W @ 80 ohms
600W @ 160 ohms
600W @ 320 ohms
600W @ 640 ohms
530W @ 1280 ohms
260W @ 2560 ohms
Operational Duty Cycle
Up to 100% in manually activated tests
50% in automated
footswitch activation, from 1 to 20 seconds
Pulsed ESU
Measurements Pulse On-time, Off-time & Duty Cycle
Timing Range 0.1 to 6500msec
Resolution 0.1msec
Accuracy ± 0.2msec
Pulse Duty Cycle 0.1 to 99.9%
RF Leakage Load
Resistance 2 x 200 ohms
Accuracy ±1%
Power 100% duty 16W
REM / CQM Test Resistance
Range 0 – 1023 ohms
Resolution 1 ohm
Accuracy ±1% + 1, -0 ohms
HF Digital Oscilloscope
Vertical Ranges 0.125, 0.25, 0.75, 1.5, or 3A / division
Vertical Range Selection Manual or Automatic
Horizontal Ranges 1.25, 2.5, 5, 10, 20 or 40 µsec / division
Trigger Level Adjustable, +/- edge
HF Spectrum Analyser
Vertical Ranges Normalized dB or linear
Horizontal Ranges 62.5, 125, 250, 500, 1000, 2000 kHz / division
Frequency Resolution 1.22, 2.44, 4.88, 9.77, 19.5, 39.1 kHz
User Interface
Android 10” Tablet providing Graphical User Interface
WiFi & Bluetooth communication 12 Gb memory
Power
120 Volt power outlet 90 to 132 V ac rms,
47 to 63 Hz, 0.6 A max.
230 Volt power outlet 180 to 264 V ac rms,
47 to 63 Hz, 0.4 A max.
Size 8.5 x 11.0 x 13 in.
Weight 18 lb.
Environment 15°C to 40°C, 10% to 90% RH, Indoor Use Only, Category II

Two-Year Warranty on Datrend vPad Products

All Datrend vPad Products are designed and manufactured under an ISO 13485 registered Quality System and carry a one (1) year warranty from the date of original purchase.

This warranty will be automatically extended to two (2) years from the date of original purchase, provided that calibration is performed on an annual basis by de Smit Medical Systems.

The warranty on Android devices is one year and cannot be extended.

vPad-RF - ESU Analyser

vPad-RF - Introduction

vPad-RF - App Demonstration