Multimeters are essential tools whether you are a hardware hacker or a homeowner. This Model 9205B+ is a great entry level multimeter that will get you started. While it may not be the fanciest - or most expensive - on the market the price point is solid for anyone who wants to dabble in the world of electricity. The features are great for anyone who needs basic functionality.
- AC/DC Voltage measurement
- Current measurement, from 2mA range up to 20A range (both AC and DC)
- Beeping continuity test, and diode test for measuring voltage and lighting up LEDs
- Transistor hFE (Beta)
- Auto-power off, so the included battery doesn't get worn down