Date: Mon Oct 6 16:36:56 2008
Author: chuck britton
Subject: Re: in need of some good multimeters
Can you give us an example of manufacturers using 'non-standard' fuses?
The great thing about standards is that we have so many to choose
It is becoming more and more common to find the EU standards pushing
the old US standards aside - and for good reason.
EU = metric and MUCH more globally accepted.
On Oct 6, 2008, at Oct 6(Mon) 12:06 , J. Terrence Klopcic wrote:
> And while you're at it, how about insisting that the manufacturers
> use standard, available-at-RadioShack-for-under-a-buck fuses,
> instead of the buy-them-from-the-manufacturer-at-half-the-cost-of-
> the-meter rare jobbies that we find in some multimeters.
> J. Terrence Klopcic, PhD
> Director of Laboratories
> Departments of Physics and Mathematics
> Kenyon College
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