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testers

  1. duckie

    Testers for Homeowners (e.g. non professionals)

    Hi - Sometimes a normal person would need to check and test their electrical connections. There are testers which claim to help do this job - my question is are they OK to use as a starting point to figuring if there is a problem in the first place? e.g. socket earth wire not connected which can...
  2. gnuuser

    collecting vintage tools and testers.

    Im a big fan of collecting vintage testers and tools. anyhow i'm creating a museum exibit of vintage testers and once they are all together i will probably donate them to the museum. a while back i posted a vintage analog multi meter and here are two of the latest ive aquired. a vintage GE...
  3. Gavin John Hyde

    Anybody heard of voltcraft testers?

    Dropped some old clothes and bits in charity shop this morning. Saw this on the shelf. Bargain price of £2 brand new in box. Not sure as to how accurate it is. But its only a phase sequence tester and seems reasonably safe.( I hope) It seems a German make given the packaging! Instructions also...
  4. R

    Advice on Voltage Testers please.

    I am building up my tool collection, slowly, we have done safe isolation, on our course, so I was looking to buy a Voltage Tester. But I know the Fluke ones have had a recall. But I have seen these two: Fluke T150 Voltage and Continuity Tester - Edwardes -...
  5. R

    Fluke two probe testers

    PRODUCT RECALL NOTICE FLUKE 110V VOLTAGE TESTER T110 We have been made aware of some isolated incidents with this product where the voltage tester could display a false negative result, which can put the end user at risk of electric shock. The product affected is: Code Product Description...
  6. J

    Domestic Detectors and testers worth buying?

    Hi guys, I'm starting to do a bit of DIY in our house - initially just replacing light fittings but am keen to do more and am looking for tools to check that the area I want to work on is safe. As this is just for DIY I don't want to spend a fortune but want stuff that's safe and good enough...
  7. oracle

    Fluke are recalling two pole testers

    Fluke Corporation has identified a safety issue affecting certain Fluke T110, T130, and T150 Two-Pole Voltage Testers (“T-Pole Testers”). As a precautionary measure, Fluke has decided to voluntarily recall all of these products and provide affected customers with new and improved equivalent...
  8. SparkyChick

    Fluke Product Recall affecting T1xx series voltage testers

    Please refer to this link for more information:- Important Voluntary Recall Information Regarding Fluke T110, T130 and T150 Two-Pole Voltage Testers - https://www.fluke.com/en-gb/support/safety-notices/tpt-recall Thanks to @Andy78 for the heads up on this.
  9. SparkyChick

    Fluke Product Recall affecting T1xx series voltage testers

    Please refer to this link for more information:- Important Voluntary Recall Information Regarding Fluke T110, T130 and T150 Two-Pole Voltage Testers - https://www.fluke.com/en-gb/support/safety-notices/tpt-recall Thanks to @Andy78 for the heads up on this.
  10. S

    Fluke SM100, SM200 & SM300 Socket Testers Voluntary Recall

    I know this is a little old but just in case you did not know. Fluke Electrical Socket Testers Voluntary Recall Information - http://www.fluke.com/fluke/nlnl/support/safety-notices/Fluke-Socket-Recall I'm keeping mine just in case it gets stolen...that'll teach them.;)
  11. Gavin John Hyde

    Dodgy socket testers being recalled

    Saw a notice on screwfix that a batch of socket testers are being recalled. Might give a new meaning to the bang test if somebody uses one of the dodgy ones then...
  12. P

    Are Socket Testers Worthwhile?

    Another thread mentioned those plug in socket testers that use three or four LEDs to indicate wiring faults on the socket... Just wondering if these have any real value especially on a ring main? I can't see that they would pick up a continuity issue unless say both 1/c and o/g cables were...
  13. B

    New fluke testers needed

    Any have fluke T130 or T150 combi testers or any other brands that are any good have T90s but thinking of upgrading Thanks
  14. D

    PLUG-IN SOCKET TESTERS

    Are there any that operate without the mains ( to the socket ) switched on ?
  15. M

    TIS Multifunction Tester for sale

    hi, apologises if i have posted this in the wrong place, first post. I have a TIS Multifunction Tester for sale. £500 ovno. Excellent Condition. Comes complete with test leads a new calibration certificate upto December 2017.
  16. J

    GS38 shrouds for Fluke T140 voltage tester

    Does anyone know where i can get hold a pair of shrouds for the fluke t140 voltage tester, mine came glued on when i got it years ago, when i pulled them off they cracked, it hasn't been used in a while only just getting back into the game so i need a pair to pass calibration. I've seen some...
  17. Vortigern

    Old time test instruments.

    This is what we used to use to test ELCB's and loop test with a moving coil meter.
  18. IainEngland

    Hello chaps

    hello chaps - Just thought I'd say hello, I'm pretty new to this field - hoping to complete the 2365 next year. As you can tell, I'm from the Rhondda. Looking forward to learning bits and bobs from you chaps on the forum. Thanks in advance (of any daft questions on my part) Cheers Iain
  19. I

    Best multifunction tester

    Looking to invest in a multifunction tester. What are your thoughts as to which are best, best value for money e.t.c also on buying testers on ebay. thanks
  20. LectriCare Ian

    Megger LTW300 Series Earth Loop Testers User Guide V05 1108 (Nov. 2008)

    Official Megger User Guide for the LTW300 series of 2-wire Earth Loop Testers. Models LTW315, LTW325, LTW325, LTW425 Version 05 (November 2008)
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