June 13, 2010
about 6 months ago
Will y'all be releasing schematics for these breakout boards at any point?
News - Fluke Responds to Tradema…
So I’ve used purely Fluke meters for many years now, and since they’ve all been the stock yellow cased multimeters, at first glance your meter does look like a Fluke (pun completely intended). Now, I don’t think that’s so much of an issue, I mean, it’s a meter, and for me personally, I associate yellow meter case with fluke, but that’s just because 9 out of 10 meters I see are just that, yellow Flukes. It seems like most of your customers wouldn’t make that distinction, and the odds of your meter ever making into a 600v electrical house/distribution panel/etc seem very slim.
Basically, I understand how you could get the confused at a glance, but I don’t think it’s an issue, since it’s rare that these two meters might cross paths. Certainly not such a big deal that it’s worth confiscating 2,000 meters from a small company for…
I’d really suggest you go with the 87. It’s probably a little more expensive than the 117, but it’s about the only meter you’ll ever need. Measures anything imaginable and does a really good job at it.
Ok, maybe not anything. But darn close.
News - Ladder Logic
about 2 years ago
It’s worth a mention that new PLC’s are entirely capable, can be fault tolerant and completely redundant, with hot swap modules and redundant fiber optic network and I/O connections. Some have web servers built in and can speak many, many protocols for communication. They’re programmed in standard text based languages if need be. It’s not fair to give a bad impression of something by using old technology and only giving a one sentence mention to the newer models(which aren’t actually too new) that do things well beyond the capabilities of those ancient dinosaurs. I work on Siemens S7-400H systems all day so I may be a bit defensive. But it deserves more a mention then what new PLC’s got.
News - July Caption Contest Time…
about 3 years ago
And kicking off the Doctor Seuss category…
about 3 years ago
Expecting any more of these? They just seem really cool(pun intended).
No public wish lists :(
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