Solar Simulator Device

One unit for all requirements

The Pulsed Solar Simulator PSS 8 is now suitable for up to 120 test cycles per hour. It is suitable for R&D, manual, semi automatic and automatic production lines.

Product Specification

› Useable discharge time 10 ms
(at approximately 93% nominal power)
› Total flash time 12 ms
› 120 test cycles per hour
› Class A⁺ temporal stability at 1000 W/m²
irradiance level over measuring time
› Class A⁺ Uniformity constant over lamp life time*
› Class A⁺ AM 1.5 Global spectrum*
› Maximum test area 2000 x 1400 mm
› 4.60 m required space over module
› Optional multi filter systems for Multi Junction and
R&D applications
› Optional Multi Filter Unit unit for Low Irridance and
Rs measurements or for R&D use with e.g. color or spectral filters


Technical Data

Mechanical Data

Weight: approximately 95 kg
Dimensions: 940 x 560 x 600 (H x W x L in mm)

Electrical Data

Voltage: 230 V or 115 V
Frequency: 50 Hz or 60 Hz
Power: 1700 W
Fuse: 6.3 A TT

General Specification

Ambient temperature: + 10 °C to + 35 °C
Spectrum: Class A⁺ AM 1.5 G according IEC 60904* or adjustable
Uniformity: Class A⁺ according IEC60904*
Temporal stability: Class A⁺ according IEC60904
Irradiance: 500–1100 W/m² at a distance of 4.6 m
Rate of repetition: 120 test cycles per hour
Total pulse time: 12 ms
Measurement time: 10 ms

*When suitably enclosed


Fiber optic cable (PFO)

Lamp Housing

Dimension: 550 x 750 (D x L in mm)
Cable length: 8 m
Weight: approximately 30 kg
Features: centering laser; 230 V outlet