How to Use a Multimeter - Beginner's Crash Course
Wanna start diagnosing some of those electrical system gremlins yourself? In this quick crash course I take you through all functions you'd use for DC circuits using simple examples you can try yourself. I've always enjoyed tinkering with my electronic toys as a child and found the instructions that come with these units rather ...lacking ...so it was a process of trial and error to understand how to set up a multimeter correctly but in the end the effort was well worth as I jumped to bigger and bigger projects!
THE BEST Multimeter tutorial (HD)
What to look for in a multimeter and how to use a multimeter to measure voltage, current, resistance and continuity. Recommended multimeter: http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B000JQ4O2U/afromods-20 High quality electrician grade multimeter: http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B000OCFFMW/afromods-20 You can support the production of more videos like these by visiting http://www.afrotechmods.com/
The Best Multimeter Tutorial in The World (How to use & Experiments)
This video compares a 10 dollar to a 170 dollar multimeter and shows the average person how to use the voltage, current, resistance, continuity, diode and battery options. I also cover safety concerns and run all tests simultaneous with both multimeters. I cover: Difference between 3 and 4 probe options on a multimeter Tests include: Voltage of Battery (DC) Voltage of Outlet (AC) -- discover something interesting in one of my outlets -- discover a SERIOUS hazard with the 10 dollar meter Current of a toaster (LIVE) Resistor test Metal tape test? Probing a circuit board Discovering schematic of a Emergency 4-prong switch Conductivity of water & salt (an electrolyte) Light bulb test (Same as a fuse test) Funny jokes, disgusting drinks, etc. My Site: http://www.bucketofmass.com
How to Use a Multimeter for Beginners - How to Measure Voltage, Resistance, Continuity and Amps
In this video I go through the basic functions of a cheap multimeter, I cover how to measure AC and DC Voltage, how to measure resistance, how to test for continuity and how to measure amps. You can buy a multimeter for $5 at Harbor Freight and it will have these features and be more than enough for a diy'er. They look intimidating at first but once you know how to use the basic features it's very handy tool to have around the house. Whether you are trying to see if you have current at a wall socket or diagnosing sensors on your car or more delicate diagnosis on a circuit board a multimeter essential. Multimeter Used in Video: http://amzn.to/2bngr5q Please consider supporting this channel: https://www.patreon.com/Ratchets Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Ratchets2015 Twitter: https://twitter.com/Ratchets15 Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ratchetsandwrenches Here are some other video's you may find interesting: How to fix a heater that blows cool: https://youtu.be/eai_tFzltLc Headlight Restoration: https://youtu.be/YHfrvX9GkX4 How a Car's A/C System Works: https://youtu.be/-INZ2sRrsuo How to Inspect Inner and Outer Tie Rod Ends: https://youtu.be/n3P26ggg5OU How does a PCV System work: https://youtu.be/5Kt5ubcQaK0 How does an EGR System Work: https://youtu.be/-ZXnZUs9kP8 How to clean a Throttle Body and EGR Valve: https://youtu.be/7DCTDMDo3JU How to Test an Ignition Coil Pack: https://youtu.be/XcmWa2Bt12U How to test a throttle position sensor: https://youtu.be/_skVHdgtMTU How to test a Mass Air Flow Sensor: https://youtu.be/p0ocaDmcAIM How to test an Ignition Coil Pack: https://youtu.be/XcmWa2Bt12U How to Completely Restore a Faded or Hazy Headlight: https://youtu.be/YHfrvX9GkX4 How to Remove Scratches from you car's finish without any tools (Turtle Wax Scratch Repair Kit): https://youtu.be/n0oEffJ5Gx4 If this video helped you out please don't forget to subscribe, give it a thumbs up or if you are feeling generous leaving a tip by clicking the " i " button on the top right corner of the screen. Thank you very much for your support! Disclaimer: Due to factors beyond the control of Ratchetsand Wrenches, it cannot guarantee against unauthorized modifications of this information, or improper use of this information. Ratchetsand Wrenches assumes no liability for any property or personal damage that may arise from doing a repair on your vehicle after watching any of my repair video's. Due to factors beyond the control of Ratchetsand Wrenches, no information contained in this video shall create any express or implied warranty or guarantee of any particular result. Again Any injury, damage or loss that may result from improper use of tools, equipment, or the information contained in this video is the sole responsibility of the user and not Ratchetsand Wrenches.