Category Archives for Multimeter Advice

How to test a circuit breaker with a multimeter

How to test a circuit breaker with a multimeter

A circuit breaker is an essential safety device which if you are like most individuals, most likely overlook its importance. However, it is advisable to always check on it not only when your home’s circuit trips and need to reset the switch so that the power is restored. For you to test whether a circuit […]

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What Does OL Mean on a Multimeter?

What Does “OL” Mean on a Multimeter?

You’ve probably come across with the “OL” reading while using your multimeter. You were left confused and uncertain what should be the right thing to do.  What does an OL reading on a multimeter mean? A question we often hear. Well, this is why we posted this detailed article to help ease those concerns!  ​The […]

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How to Read a Multimeter

How to Read a Multimeter

So, this is your first time using a multimeter (doesn’t matter whether it is analog or digital). The initial days or weeks of using it could be very challenging, especially when reading it. Also, the multimeter comes with various symbols and signs which you need to learn and master to ensure accurate measures and tests. […]

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How to Test a Capacitor with a Multimeter

How to Test a Capacitor with a Multimeter

One of the most typically used components in electronic circuits is the capacitor. It is the first thing you look for once your fan, washing machine, or any other household appliances stop working.  As a DIY enthusiast, It is important to know how to properly test a capacitor if you need to troubleshoot certain circuits. […]

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How to Use a Digital Multimeter

How to Use a Digital Multimeter

So, you want to measure the resistance or voltage of the pumps, sockets, and other things around your house. How should you get started? Read on to learn more!  ​About Multimeters Before everything else, you may want to know more about multimeter and its beneficial uses.  A digital multimeter (DMM) is a useful device mainly […]

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