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Wavetek 23XT multimeter help

Discussion in 'Troubleshooting and Repair' started by Drshortbus, Jan 11, 2012.

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  1. Drshortbus


    Jan 11, 2012
    I loaned out my multimeter and it came back fried. I large resistor -(R30)- on the bottom right side just above the battery is fried. It is too damaged to determine its value. If anyone has one and can tell me what resistor I need to replace it with, I would appreciate it greatly. I really don't want to drop another c-note on a new multimeter.
    Last edited: Jan 11, 2012
  2. (*steve*)

    (*steve*) ¡sǝpodᴉʇuɐ ǝɥʇ ɹɐǝɥd Moderator

    Jan 21, 2010
    Most likely a current shunt, and also likely a high precision, low value resistor.
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