Fluke 179 True RMS Digital Multimeter

With its precision, reliability, and ease of use, the Fluke 179 True RMS Digital Multimeter is the preferred solution for professional technicians around the world. With all the features you need to troubleshoot and repair in electrical and electronic systems, the Fluke 179 also offers a digital display with analog bar graph and built-in temperature measurements.

You can trust the Fluke 179 to get the job done in all of the messy, loud, high energy and high places you work. Backed by a lifetime warranty, the Fluke 179 is independently tested for safe use in CAT IV 600 V/CAT III 1000 V environments.

Description

  • Manual and automatic ranging
  • Display Hold and Auto Hold
  • Frequency and capacitance measurements
  • Resistance, continuity and diode measurements
  • Temperature measurements (179)
  • Min-max-average recording
  • Closed case calibration through front panel
  • Ergonomic case with integrated protective holster

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