Test & Measurement
New Agilent U1273AX digital multimeter operates in -40ºC
By Alyssa Dalton
December 28, 2012 – Agilent Technologies’ new U1273AX OLED handheld digital multimeter operates in temperatures as low as -40ºC, boasting no warm-up time is required even in such frigid conditions. Its operating temperature range also extends up to 55ºC, while featuring a CAT IV/600 V safety rating. When paired with the U1583B AC current clamp, the U1273AX supports current measurements without breaking the circuit under test, says Agilent. The multimeter presents 4-1/2-digital resolution on an OLED display that provides readings with a 2000-to-1 contrast ratio and 160º viewing angle.