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How To Measure Resistance

Resistance is one of the few electrical values that can be measured by a multimeter. Check a resistor’s accuracy and its functioning status for many applications. The resistance of conductors you are not familiar with can still be checked much like ...

How To Cut Concrete

Cutting through concrete may seem like an intimidatingly hard job. Sure, it’s heavy-duty, weather-resistant, and the one thing that we can consider long-lasting. Of course, when we have to replace or repair it, that’s when it becomes tricky. But ...

How To Cut Down A Tree With A Chainsaw

There are valid reasons why you want to cut or fell a tree. It could be that the one on your yard is already dead and could be more useful as firewood. If a natural disaster had occurred and the tree broke, you’d want to get rid of the stump. ...

How To Thin Latex Paint

When it comes to quick paint jobs, latex paint takes a bunch of points against oil-based paints mainly because they dry up quickly and it’s easier to run under water. However, if left for a very long time on a shelf without a proper seal, the cold ...

How To Make Stencil

Stencil produces art by staining the gaps of another object to create patterns or imagery on a surface. Such objects or templates could mean paper, wood, metal, plastic and other similar materials. You can create designs on these objects and use ...

Scroll Saw vs Band Saw

Curve cuts used to be difficult to do on wood. They would appear coarse and unrefined because the power tools we have today weren’t available back then. Now we have two of the most wanted wood cutting equipment in the market, and they come in the ...

How to use an ammeter

The flow of electrons within a circuit is called current. Amperes is the measurement of current that is also known as an amp. To open an electrical circuit and insert an ammeter inside is the typical way to get the current’s measurement. This way, ...

How to test alternator without multimeter

There are various ways of testing an alternator without the need for a multimeter. A voltmeter is another device that can figure out the voltage of a circuit for you. There’s also another way to check the alternator manually. It is for those who do ...

How To Use a Digital Multimeter

If there’s a perfect tool for people continually dealing with electricity, the multimeter is such a tool that both professionals and do-it-yourselfers out to have in their toolbox. The multimeter measures anything that has to do with power and ...

How Does a Voltmeter Work

If you need to determine the difference between one electrical source to another, a voltmeter will be able to measure it for you. These devices are not equally made. There are mounted types for the use of monitoring generators, and others ...

How to use a multimeter on a car

Equipped with electrical add-ons, car models today need a thorough checking now and then. Test lamps are used to check electrical circuits when attached to live wires and the ground. However, it is only capable of detecting a supply of electricity ...

How to use the multimeter to measure voltage

Multimeters were made to measure different electrical values, and one of them is voltage or volts in short. This device makes it easy to measure an electrical circuit’s voltage. However, even professionals who work with electricity on a daily basis ...