DX  » Community » Reviews » Ahvenakala's Reviews
Sort by:
2 Reviews SEARCH
    • Overall Rating: 4
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 4
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 5
    2 DXPoints
    earned for this post
    Working ok 230V

    posted by Ahvenakala on 12/02/2009 Certified Owner

    Involvement:Expert (understands the inner workings) - Ownership:1 week to 1 month

    Pros:
    - Sensitive, selective: can distinguish between live and neutral wires even close together. (tested here in Finland) - Cheap - Good indication - Relatively good size (a bit heavy with the batteries) - Indicates also just potential (voltage), does not need c...
    Cons:
    - No sound indication - Battery compartment lid will probably break after several battery changes - Does not fit INTO a wall ou...
    View Detail » 
    • Overall Rating: 3
    • Price: 5
    • Quality: 3
    • Ease Of Use: 5
    • Usefulness: 3
    2 DXPoints
    earned for this post
    Very cheap + working, not perfect

    posted by Ahvenakala on 11/14/2009 Certified Owner

    Involvement:Expert (understands the inner workings) - Ownership:1 day to 1 week

    Pros:
    Extremely cheap, atleast when compared to Fluke's same product. Works, easy to use, indicator light is good and sensitivity quite good. Does not need current to flow on the conductors, detects potential (I would imagine someone might have done one with Hall...
    Cons:
    Battery compartment cover will probably break after a few battery changes. Sensitivity is both good and bad: on some outlets it...
    View Detail » 
Page 1 of 1
Go to Page:
  • Previous
  • 1
  • Next

WHY CHOOSE DX.COM?

Get great weekly deals and offers like: Collections