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CLIP-ON TYPE COMBINATION AMMETER-VOLTMETER [1 record]

Record 1 2014-12-12

English

Subject field(s)
  • Electrical Measuring Equipment
CONT

About the most versatile and convenient of all instrument device for field work is the clip-on or tong-type combination ammeter-voltmeter. This device permits quick measurement of current in all lines without the need to break connections.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Appareils de mesures (Électricité)
CONT

L'un des instruments, parmi les plus polyvalents et les plus commodes, conçu pour les vérifications à pied d'œuvre, est l'ampèremètre-voltmètre combiné du type à mâchoires ou à pinces. Il permet de mesurer rapidement l'intensité sur toutes les lignes, ainsi que la tension entre lignes en n'importe quel point non isolé, sans coupure aucune.

Spanish

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