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Measuring higher voltage

Postby Guest » Fri Mar 20, 2009 9:10 am

Can I measure voltages > 20V, for example AC mains voltages?

Postby Robin » Fri Mar 20, 2009 12:45 pm


You can use x10 probes to attenuate the input by a factor of 10.

However, you should NOT use these with mains. For mains, you should use CATIII differential probes.

See http://accessories.picotech.com/active- ... robes.html

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