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How to Use a Craftsman Digital Multimeter 82141

How to Use a Craftsman Digital Multimeter 82141

Oh no! Not again. The wires on your house aren’t working. The light switches are also not functioning. But then, you remembered that your friend – a technician, gave you a craftsman digital multimeter. Your friend said that a digital multimeter is a handy electrical tool when you need to check your circuits at home […]

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How to Test for Reverse Polarity with a Multimeter

How to Test for Reverse Polarity with a Multimeter

The electrical system of your home is important for a more convenient living. However, if the electrical work is done by a beginner, there are potential risks, including reverse polarity. Do you want to know what reverse polarity means? Read further.  Reverse Polarity Defined  Reverse polarity could happen in your outlets if your electrical wirings […]

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How to Test for Continuity Using A Digital Multimeter

How to Test for Continuity Using a Digital Multimeter

Continuity is commonly tested using a digital multimeter. In this article, you will learn more about continuity and how to use the digital multimeter. Meanwhile, let us know first what continuity is.  Continuity Explained  Continuity is defined as 2 things which are connected electrically. If a wire connects 2 electronic parts, it suggests that they […]

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How to Test a Treadmill Motor with a Multimeter

How to Test a Treadmill Motor with a Multimeter

The new-era demands you to stay fit along with working day-long. This generation comprises of the ‘working-class’ people more, who work hard to earn a living. Ultimately, it demands you to stay fit and healthy for the same. The best and easiest way is to own a treadmill. The treadmill allows you to work out […]

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How to Test a Gas Furnace Pressure Switch with a Multimeter

How to Test a Gas Furnace Pressure Switch with a Multimeter

The pressure switch is a small and useful component but can lead to many failures if not understood well. Let’s know what it is and how it works because it’s the pressure switch that might create the biggest of the problems. Focus on the important things first before you change the gas furnace pressure switch. […]

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How to Check Fluorescent Bulbs With a Multimeter

How to Check Fluorescent Bulbs With a Multimeter

The fluorescent bulb will produce little, or totally, no light for it to be pronounced dead, what is irritation to the eyes is the dancing of the light it provides. It will be time for it to be replaced. However, before you go out to look for its replacement, there is a test you should […]

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How to Test a Wheel Speed Sensor using a Multimeter

How to Test a Wheel Speed Sensor using a Multimeter

Is your speedometer not working correctly? There is a list of problems that would cause such a problem and a broken-down speed sensor in on the list. The technology behind the wheel speed sensor was replaced by the mechanical connection between the load wheel and speedometer. On vehicles, wheel speed sensors are found in the […]

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How to Test a Car Alternator with a Multimeter

How to Test a Car Alternator with a Multimeter

Imagine you are on the road or adventuring when all of a sudden, your car breaks down, or your dash lights go off in the middle of nowhere. Such an experience can be the worst and most frustrating. The possible causes of such problems could be the failure of your car’s alternator. You can avoid […]

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How to Check a Water Heater Element with a Multimeter

How to Check a Water Heater Element with a Multimeter

Unlike the old days when people had to lit fires to heat water, things are now different in this modern time with the invention of water heaters. A water heater is an appliance you need in your home or office with a high demand for hot water. From showering and bathing to cleaning dishes, washing […]

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How to Use Fluke 117 True RMS Multimeter

How to Use Fluke 117 True RMS Multimeter

The famous saying “necessity is the mother of invention” has been well understood by those who have widely accepted the inventions of new era technology. You might have heard about fluke 117 multimeters, but not many know how to use the fluke 117 true RMS. Before we proceed, you must first know what multimeters are […]

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