How to Read Ohms on Multimeter?

How to Read Ohms on Multimeter?

A multimeter is quite a versatile tool for far more than one purpose. Most units that are available on the market today are capable of measuring resistance, voltage, and amperage of a particular circuit or component. There are several types of multimeters, but the...
Multimeter Safety Precautions

Multimeter Safety Precautions

While using a multimeter seems pretty easy and straightforward, there are a couple of things you need to worry about, especially if you aren’t as experienced. Working with electricity should always be regarded as potentially dangerous, regardless of the low values....
What is a True Digital Voltmeter?

What is a True Digital Voltmeter?

Voltmeters and multimeters are used by a myriad of professionals including electricians, maintenance workers, and mechanics.  Even the everyday handyman or do-it-yourselfer is capable of operating these helpful machines. If you are looking for information on a...
How Accurate is Your RMS Multimeter?

How Accurate is Your RMS Multimeter?

A multimeter is a test tool used to measure two or more electrical values–principally current (amps), voltage (volts) and resistance (ohms) typically over several ranges of value.  In modern industrial plants, homes, and offices, measuring current accurately is...