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#148266 - 04/14/04 08:59 AM Safety recall of Fluke modular test leads
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Registered: 09/15/01
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Loc: Bergen County, NJ
Anyone using Fluke modular type test leads should read this:
http://www.fluke.nl/comx/action_rcl.aspx?locale=usen

Apparently, they can develop an open connection internally, which can result in a no voltage indication on a live circuit.

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#148267 - 04/14/04 09:58 AM Re: Safety recall of Fluke modular test leads
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Registered: 05/03/03
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I bought my Fluke 75 DMM about 20 years ago.It is still going strong but every 5 years or so I had to buy replacement test leads for it for the very same reason. wow it took this long to figure out that problem and I could have had free replacement leads. Believe me these were hard to find here as we did not always have a fluke distrubter around over the years.

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