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Visual Examination in Electrical Testing

Visual Examination is very important and often precedes electrical testing.  Oftentimes it reveals major issues that may not have been found by testing alone.

07/11/2016 | Megger 0

Resistance, Resistivity and Grounding

Two very similar words in ground testing, meaning two very different things – resistance and resistivity.  What’s the difference? And how do we find ground using them.

09/08/2016 | Megger 0

What Ever Happened to Hand-Cranks?

The short answer? Nothing. They’re still here. Like Ford’s Model T is to automobiles, nothing more symbolizes the revolution in electrical testing and maintenance that began around the turn of the 20t

30/06/2015 | Megger 0

HT1000/2 Copper Wire Analyzer Training Video Series Now Available

Are you in need of a copper wire analyzer and are curious as to the features available on Megger's HT1000/2? Do you currently own one and need to know how to properly use a certain test or feature? Ch

11/05/2015 | Megger 0

Voltage Regulation in Insulation Testing

Insulation testers typically offer a discrete number of selectable test voltages, with 250, 500 and 1000 V being common selections. Until recent improvements in microprocessor technology, it was large

21/04/2015 | Megger 0

Circuit Breaker Testing

Arguably, circuit breakers are some of the most important components in modern electric power systems. They break off current when a fault occurs. And although circuit breakers are not thought about m

07/04/2015 | Megger 0

Megger Conducts Hands-On Safety Demo at Dynalectric Annual Safety Fair

Mike Palmer, Megger’s Western regional sales manager, conducted a hands-on safety demo at Dynalectric’s yearly safety fair held in San Diego, California on Saturday, February 7. 175 apprentices and jo

27/02/2015 | Megger 0

Proceeds from Megger’s Annual Charity Golf Outing for Phoenix Children’s Hospital Increases by 40%

Once again, the Megger distributor charity golf outing produced record-breaking figures. The 14th annual event, held on Saturday, January 24 at the Lakes of Ahawatukee Golf Course in Phoenix, Arizona,

16/02/2015 | Megger 0

Workplace Electrical Safety – Not to be Taken Lightly

Electrical safety is not a matter to be taken lightly, especially in the workplace. When proper precautions are not taken, electrical hazards may occur resulting in serious injury or even death. @

30/01/2015 | Megger 0

Testing Cable Lines – Why is it so Important?

There used to be a time when things were simple. There were only six channels to choose from on television (and all signals came through an antenna), telephone lines were simply wired and there was no

01/10/2014 | Megger 0