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    Fluke 179 Handheld Digital Multimeter, True RMS, 10A ac Max, 10A dc Max, 1000V ac Max - UKAS Calibrated

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    Fluke 179 True-RMS Digital Multimeter

    Brought to you by Fluke, the 179 model is part of the versatile 170 series of Digital Multimeters, and includes an 80BK type K bead thermocouple probe with integral adaptor. Suitable for a variety of measurement applications, the 179 is supplied with a TL76 test lead, instruction manual, 9V alkaline batterry. This model also features a display backlight for easier measurement reading.

    Fluke 179 Features and Benefits

    • 6000 count LCD with 33 segment bargraph
    • True rms (a.c.) measurement
    • EN61010-1 safety standard compliance to Cat IV 600V & Cat III 1000V
    • Resistance, continuity and diode measurement
    • Capacitance measurement up to 10000μF
    • Frequency measurement up to 100kHz
    • Min/Max/Average recording
    • Display and Auto Hold
    • Separate battery and fuses access without breaking the calibration seal
    • Compatible with Fluke Toolpak™ magnetic hook and strap hanger kit (stock no. 331-7402)

    Addtional Specifications

    • DC Current Accuracy: ±1 %
    • DC Current Digits: +3 D
    • DC Current Lowest Range: 60mA
    • DC Current Highest Range: 10A
    • DC Current Lowest Resolution;0.01mA
    • AC Current Accuracy: ±1.5%
    • AC Current Digits: +3 D
    • AC Current Lowest Range: 60mA
    • AC Current Highest Range: 10 A
    • AC Current Lowest Resolution: 0.01mA
    • AC Current Max Frequency: 1kHz
    • Resistance Accuracy: ±0.9% / ±0.7%
    • Resistance Digits: +1 D / + 2 D

    Fluke 177 and 179 are true-RMS Digital Multi-meter provides the right features for electrical maintenance experts, the industry standard trouble shooting multi-meter.

    Fluke 177 (RS 3944486) and Fluke 179 offer precision, reliability and are easy to use making this range the preferred solution for professional technicians worldwide. Independently tested for safe use in CAT IV 600 V/CAT III 1000 V environments, the Fluke 179 includes all the features you need to troubleshoot and repair many problems in electrical and electronic systems. With the Fluke 177 and 179 Digital Multi-meters you get True-RMS voltage and current measurements, 6000-count resolution, manual and automatic ranging, and frequency, capacitance, resistance, continuity, and diode measurements. In addition, the Fluke 177 provides 0.09% basic accuracy, a digital display with analogue bar graph and backlight. Plus a limited lifetime warranty.

    Added Features

    Digital display with backlight for working in dim lighting Closed case calibration through front panel
    Ergonomic case with integrated protective holster


    179 Digital Multimeter
    80BK Temperature Probe
    Installed 9V battery
    Test leads
    Quick Reference Guide

    FLUKE Multimeter, LCD Screen, 3.5 Digit Reading Resolution - 170 Series - FLUKE 179

    Keen to put your electronic equipment through its paces? Test it with this multimeter from FLUKE. By monitoring current, voltage, resistance and capacitance, the unit gives you comprehensive testing capabilities to catch all kinds of faults. As its digital display shows readings as easy-to-read numbers, recording data is hassle-free. Setting the right scale for the job at hand is no trouble, thanks to the automatic range-finding function. With this meter's AC current accuracy of ±1.5% + 3 counts, you can be sure it collects the precise readings you need to keep your system running safely and efficiently.

    Features & Benefits

    • Saves maximum, minimum and average measurement values for easy future reference
    • Measures temperatures between -40°C and +400°C, reliably monitoring extreme conditions
    • Automatic 33-segment bar graph function for clear visual data display
    • Robust plastic casing resists damage from impacts when you're out in the field


    • Laboratory testing
    • Device repair
    • Lighting systems

    Do I need to link a temperature probe to this multimeter?

    No, the device comes with a temperature probe so you have immediate access to all its testing features.

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    Multimeter TypeHandheld
    Display TypeDigital
    True RMSYes
    Functions MeasuredAC Current, AC Voltage, Capacitance, Continuity, DC Current, DC Voltage, Diode, Frequency, Resistance, Temperature
    Absolute Maximum AC Voltage Measurement1000V ac
    Absolute Maximum DC Voltage Measurement1000V dc
    Absolute Maximum DC Current Measurement10A dc
    Absolute Maximum Resistance Measurement50MΩ
    Absolute Maximum AC Current Measurement10A ac
    Absolute Maximum Temperature Measurement+400°C
    Absolute Maximum Capacitance Measurement9.999F
    Maximum Frequency100kHz
    Model Number p179
    DC Current Measurement Resolution0.01mA dc
    AC Current Measurement Resolution0.01mA ac
    DC Voltage Measurement Resolution0.1mV dc
    Resistance Measurement Resolution100mΩ
    AC Voltage Measurement Resolution0.1mV ac
    Temperature Measurement Resolution0.1°C
    Safety Category LevelCAT III, CAT IV
    Capacitance Measurement Resolution1nF
    Minimum Operating Temperature-10°C
    Battery Life200 h
    Dimensions185 x 90 x 43mm
    Best AC Current Accuracy±1.5% + 3 Digits
    Maximum Operating Temperature+50°C
    Best Resistance Measurement Accuracy±1.5% + 3 Digits
    Best DC Voltage Accuracy±0.1% + 2 Digits
    Best Temperature Measurement Accuracy±1% + 1 °C
    Best DC Current Accuracy±1% + 3 Digits
    Safety Category Voltage600 V, 1000V
    Battery Type9 V
    Best AC Voltage Accuracy±1% + 3 Digits
    Best Capacitance Measurement Accuracy±10 %
    334 In stock for delivery within 2 working days
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