Fluke - 179 True-RMS Digital Multimeter

Product Overview:

  • 1000V AC/DC; 10A AC/DC (with test leads and current jacks); resistance to 50 MΩ; capacitance to 10,000 μF, frequency to 100 kHz; temperature from -40 ℃ to 400 ℃
  • Robust, fast and accurate with manual and automatic ranging, Display Hold, Auto Hold, and Min/Max-Average recording
  • Backlit digital display, analog bar graph, and built-in temperature measurements with included thermocouple.

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The Fluke 179 True-RMS DMM is the industry-standard troubleshooting tool for electrical and electronic systems.

  • True-rms ac measurements
  • Works in the messy, loud, high energy, and high altitude
  • Input protection to CAT III 1000 V, CAT IV 600 V
  • Lifetime warranty

Other useful features:

  • Safety rated CAT III 1000 V, CAT IV 600 V
  • Allows closed-case calibration through front panel
  • Includes protective holster that serves as test lead holder during use, plus lead storage

Fluke 179 True RMS Digital Multimeter

Includes:

  • 80BK Temperature Probe
  • Installed 9V battery
  • Test leads
  • Users manual
Specifications
Voltage DC Accuracy1 ±(0.09% + 2)
Max. resolution 0.1 mV
Maximum 1000 V
Voltage AC Accuracy1 ±(1.0% + 3)
Max. resolution 0.1 mV
Maximum 1000 V
Current DC Accuracy1 ±(1.0% + 3)
Max. resolution 0.01 mA
Maximum 10 A
Current AC Accuracy1 ±(1.5% + 3)
Max. resolution 0.01 mA
Maximum 10 A
Resistance Accuracy1 ±(0.9% + 1)
Max. resolution 0.1 Ω
Maximum 50 MΩ
Capacitance Accuracy1 ±(1.2% + 2)
Max. resolution 1 nF
Maximum 10,000 µF
Frequency Accuracy1 ±(0.1% + 1)
Max. resolution 0.01 Hz
Maximum 100 kHz
Temperature Accuracy1 ±(1.0% + 10)
Max. resolution 0.1°C
Range -40°C / 400°C
1. Accuracies are best accuracies for each function
Environmental Specifications
Operating temperature -10°C to +50°C
Storage temperature -30°C to +60°C
Humidity (without condensation) 0% – 90% (0°C – 35°C)
0% – 70% (35°C – 50°C)
Safety Specifications
Overvoltage category EN 61010–1 to 1000 V CAT III
EN 61010–1 to 600 V CAT IV
Agency approvals UL, CSA, TÜV listed and VDE Pending
Mechanical and General Specifications
Size 43 x 90 x 185 mm
Weight 420 g
Warranty Lifetime
Battery life Alkaline ~200 hours typical, without backlight

More Product Information

  • Provides the baseline multimeter features you need for troubleshooting and repairing electrical and electronic systems
  • Delivers accurate true-RMS AC current and voltage plus frequency, capacitance, resistance, continuity and diode measurements
  • Increases productivity with manual and automatic ranging, Display Hold, Auto Hold, and Min/Max-average recording

  • True-RMS digital multimeter with the features professional technicians prefer
  • Increases productivity with manual and automatic ranging, Display Hold, Auto Hold, and Min/Max-average recording
  • Measures AC and DC voltage to 1000 V
  • Delivers accurate True-RMS AC current and voltage plus frequency, capacitance, resistance, continuity and diode measurements
  • Safety rated CAT III 1000 V, CAT IV 600 V

  • Withstands drops up to 4-meters (13 feet) with industrial strength casing and holster
  • Waterproof, dustproof IP67 case for the most extreme work sites
  • Premium TL175 TwistGuard™ test leads
  • Double the battery life of the 87V (up to 800 hours); backlit keys for dark environments

  • A completely sealed, IP67 rated case
  • Withstands drops up to 10 ft or 3 m (with holster)
  • Dustproof per IEC 60529 IP6x
  • Waterproof per IEC 60529 IPx7
  • CAT III 1000 V, CAT IV 600 V
  • Reversible holster for added protection of the display when not in use

  • Full-featured multimeter with built-in thermal imager
  • 15 measurement functions including: voltage ac and dc, resistance, continuity, capacitance, diode test, Min/Max/Avg, current ac with included iFlex current probe, frequency
  • Low-pass filter for troubleshooting adjustable speed drives
  • Thermal imaging reveals hots spots that may indicate electrical issues quickly and safely
  • Two-in-one tool is designed to increase productivity – no need to go back to the truck or office to retrieve a shared camera – so you can do more in less time!
  • iFlex expands your measurement capabilities – get into tight, hard to reach spaces for current measurement (up to 2500 A ac)
  • Save measurements and images while communicating wirelessly with a smart phone up to 20 feet / 6.1 m away (no obstructions)
  • 102x77 image resolution offers immediate visual cues of hot, potentially troublesome areas
  • 3.5 in /8.89 cm color LCD screen
  • Rechargeable lithium ion battery allows for a for a full work day (10+ hours) under normal conditions; a second battery option means you will always have a battery ready to install.
  • Assembled in the USA
  • Three year standard warranty
  • Auto power off to save battery power
  • CAT III 1000 V, CAT IV 600 V measurement category
  • Designed for durability, built to withstand a 1 m (3 ft) drop, double insulated with raised rubber holster for increased protection

  • Now compatible with Fluke Connect mobile app and all Fluke FC enabled test tools with optional ir3000 FC infrared connector (sold separately).
  • Let your team see what you see in an instant with ShareLive™ video call (requires Fluke Connect mobile app and ir3000 FC wireless connector).
  • TrendCapture quickly graphically displays logged data session to quickly determine whether anomalies may have occurred.
  • Limited lifetime warranty.

  • Share results with your team using ShareLive™ video call (requires ir3000 FC wireless connector [sold separately] and no-cost Fluke Connect mobile app).
  • TrendCapture graphically displays logged data session to quickly determine whether anomalies may have occurred.
  • Zoom on trend provides unprecedented ability to view and analyze TrendCapture data; zoom in up to 14 times.
  • Selectable AC filter (smoothing mode) helps display a steadier reading when the input signal is changing rapidly or noisy.
  • Low Pass filter for accurate voltage and frequency measurements at the same time on adjustable speed motor drives and other electrically noisy equipment.
  • LoZ Volts. Low impedance voltage function for eliminating ghost voltages. Also recommended when testing for absence or presence of live power.
  • Adjustable recording and auto hold thresholds, specify a percentage change in the readings that begins a new event.
  • Large 50,000 count, 1/4 VGA dot matrix display with white backlight.
  • Logging function with expanded memory for unattended monitoring of signals over time. Using on-board TrendCapture users can graphically review logged readings without needing a PC. Store up to 15,000 recorded events.
  • Save multiple logging sessions before PC download is necessary.
  • Two terminal 50 ohm range with 1 milliohm resolution, 10 mA source current. Useful for measuring and comparing differences in motor winding resistance or contact resistance.
  • On board help screens for measurement functions. Unsure about a function - go to that function and press the "i" button.
  • Real time clock for automatic time stamping of saved readings.
  • Relative mode to remove test lead resistance from low ohms or capacitance measurements.
  • True-RMS AC voltage and current for accurate measurements on non-linear signals.
  • Measure up to 10 A (20 A for 30 seconds).
  • 100 mF capacitance range.
  • Peak capture to record transients as fast as 250 μs.
  • Premium test leads and alligator clips included.
  • Amp jack plugs included.
  • Optional magnetic hanger for easy setup and viewing while freeing your hands for other tasks.
  • FlukeView forms enable you to document, store and analyze individual readings or a series of measurements, then convert them into professional-looking documents.
  • Limited lifetime warranty.

  • Large display
  • Backlight for work in dim areas
  • Min / Max to record signal fluctuations
  • Ergonomic overmolded housing with integrated probe holders
  • Free your hands with the optional TPAK magnetic hanger
  • Auto and Manual ranging
  • Meets Measurement Category 1000 V CAT III and Category IV 600 V safety standards
The 77 IV replaces the 77. Move up to superior utility and safety today.

  • VCHEK™ LoZ low impedance measurement function to simultaneously test for voltage or continuity*
  • True RMS for accurate AC measurements on non-linear loads
  • A large backlit display allows for easy visibility in low-lit areas
  • Record signal fluctuations using the Min/Max function
  • Diode test for testing general-purpose germanium, silicon, and power diodes
  • Integral holster with probe holders for easy storage
  • Auto and Manual ranging for added user functionality
  • The optional TPAK magnetic hanger allows the user hands-free flexibility

Fluke Corporation

Since its founding in 1948, Fluke has helped define and grow a unique technology market, providing testing and troubleshooting capabilities that have grown to mission critical status in manufacturing and service industries. Every new manufacturing plant, office, hospital, or facility built today represents another potential customer for Fluke products.

From industrial electronic installation, maintenance and service, to precision measurement and quality control, Fluke tools help keep business and industry around the globe up and running. Typical customers and users include technicians, engineers, metrologists, medical-device manufacturers, and computer network professionals — people who stake their reputations on their tools, and use tools to help extend their personal power and abilities.

Fluke has achieved the number one or number two position in every market in which it competes. The Fluke brand has a reputation for portability, ruggedness, safety, ease of use and rigid standards of quality.

Contact Details

Fluke Corporation Headquarters

6920 Seaway Blvd., Everett, WA 98203

Mailing address: PO Box 9090, Everett, Washington 98206-9090

Phone: 1-425-347-6100

Technical Support Email: fluke-info@fluke.com


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