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    i hear electricians talking about mega meters for testing insulation, is this one of them??
    https://www.sparkydirect.com.au/p/31...ty-tester.html

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    Yes it is a Megger

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    cool thanks, always wondered never totally sure.

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    The first insulation tester was a wind up device and if my memory serves me correctly it was branded “megger” and no matter who makes insulation testers the name “megger” has stuck.

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    ....remember using those wind up meggers in the 80's

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    Quote Originally Posted by wozzzzza View Post
    is this one of them??
    Bugger me, that is expensive!
    Here is something that will allow even the DIY-er to check his work properly:

    https://www.aliexpress.com/item/32865748687.html

    (for appliances only, not fixed wiring of course, yes sir. )

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