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A42 552-120

General Information

  • Extended Product Type:
    A42 552-120
  • Product ID:
  • ABB Type Designation:
    A42 552-120
  • EAN:
  • Catalog Description:
    A42 552-120, Energy meter'Platinum', Modbus RS485, Single-phase, 6 A
  • Long Description:
    Advanced DIN-rail meter with a large and easy to read back lighted pixel-oriented display. The meter is intended for use in the industry, commercial buildings etc. The meter can be used in 3 or 4 wire systems with a wide voltage range. The meter has several instrumentation values, 25 possible alarms and event logs. Three phase transformer connectedfor active and reactive energy. Import and export of energy in different registers and one total. Resettable register for intermediate values. Internal clock for tariff shift, Min and maximum demand, previous values and event log with timestamps. 8 channel load profile Four programmable inputs or outputs. Up to the 16th harmonicsfor pulses or alarm etc.  RS-485 communication over Modbus RTU or EQ Bus. Accuracy class 0,5 (or C for MID meters). The meters is IEC approved + MID approved and verified.Version for use in 690 V application.


  • Standards:
    IEC 62053-23
  • Function:
    Electricity meter
  • Sub-Function:
  • Rated Voltage (Ur):
    57.7-288 V
  • Rated Current (In):
    1 A
    Maximum 6 A
  • Current Rating:
    6 A
  • Rated Frequency (f):
    16.7 Hz
  • Power Consumption (@Pcons):
    0.801 W
  • Communication Interface:
    Modbus RS485
  • Accuracy:
    Active Energy Class C MID (±0.5%)
  • Measuring Instrument Conformity:
    Measuring Instruments Directive
  • Meter Tariff Control:
  • Meter Tariff Rating:
  • Pulse Output Rate:
  • Number of Poles:
  • Number of Phases:
  • Number of Counter Positions:
  • Number of Digital In/Outputs:
    4 I/O Channels
  • ABB Type Designation:
    A42 552-120
  • Meter Type:
    Transformer connected
  • Mounting Type:
    DIN rail
  • Pulse Output Type:
  • Type of Indicator:
  • Enclosure Material:
    Polycarbonate in transparent front glass. Glass reinforced
    polycarbonate in bottom case and upper case. Polycarbonate
    in terminal cover.
  • Connecting Capacity Main Circuit:
    0.5 ... 10 mm²


  • Ambient Air Temperature:
    Operation -40 ... 70 °C
  • Degree of Protection:
  • RoHS Status:
    Following EU Directive 2002/95/EC August 18, 2005 and amendment
  • Environmental Information:


  • Width in Number of Modular Spacings:
  • Product Net Width:
    70 mm
  • Product Net Height:
    26.5 mm
  • Product Net Depth / Length:
    65 mm
  • Product Net Weight:
    0.207 kg
  • Size:

Container Information

  • Package Level 1 Units:
    box 1 piece
  • Package Level 1 Width:
    100 mm
  • Package Level 1 Height:
    68 mm
  • Package Level 1 Depth / Length:
    94 mm
  • Package Level 1 Gross Weight:
    0.279 kg
  • Package Level 1 EAN:


  • Minimum Order Quantity:
    1 piece
  • Customs Tariff Number:
  • E-Number (Sweden):
  • Country of Origin:
    Italy (IT)

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  • ETIM 7:
    EC001506 - Kilowatt-hour meter
  • ETIM 8:
    EC001506 - Kilowatt-hour meter
  • WEEE Category:
    5. Small Equipment (No External Dimension More Than 50 cm)
  • WEEE B2C / B2B:
    Business To Consumer
  • CN8:
  • Object Classification Code:
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