How to measure tailcap current properly?

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dmsoule wrote:
I thought that clamp meters only measured AC current, or at least the affordable ones. Does this UNI-T use a Hall effect sensor??

 

It`s all magic to me , here`s the original group buy it might fill in some gaps.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9azDW7NSCjo

 

http://budgetlightforum.com/node/43908

 

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I would rather rely on Ohms Law
than the Hall effect Wink

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for currents below 300mA The Clamp meter is not accurate enough
you can boost the sensitivity by doing multiplying the reading with more windings through it

the DC always needs set to zero depending on the natural magnetic field around it

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Tinderbox UK wrote:

dmsoule wrote:
I thought that clamp meters only measured AC current, or at least the affordable ones. Does this UNI-T use a Hall effect sensor??

 


It`s all magic to me , here`s the original group buy it might fill in some gaps.


 


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9azDW7NSCjo


 


http://budgetlightforum.com/node/43908


 


John.

Thank you, very helpful.

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