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An old Amprobe model 550 #205897
04/21/12 08:22 PM
04/21/12 08:22 PM
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An old Amprobe model 550

Found an old but not ancient Amprove meter, came with a test jig to allow measurements of currents drawn by loads you can plug in. It works, but I haven't figured out what the little black buttom just below the part you press on to open the jaws.
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Re: An old Amprobe model 550 [Re: wa2ise] #205899
04/21/12 10:34 PM
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It works, but I haven't figured out what the little black buttom just below the part you press on to open the jaws.

Meter needle lock? For when you can't directly observe the reading.

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Re: An old Amprobe model 550 [Re: wa2ise] #205901
04/22/12 08:48 PM
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The pluh-in adaptor was one of my favorite accessories to my first Amprobe. I have to look around & see if I still have it.



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