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Fluke 179 True RMS Digital Multimeter

The Fluke 179 True RMS Digital Multimeter is the industry standard for troubleshooting and repair of electrical and electronic systems.

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  • I Want No Other Meter in My Toolkit

    With its precision, reliability, and ease of use, the Fluke 179 True RMS Digital Multimeter is the preferred solution for professional technicians around the world. With all the features you need to troubleshoot and repair in electrical and electronic systems, the Fluke 179 also offers a digital display with analog bar graph and built-in temperature measurements.

    Works When You Need It, Where You Need It

    You can trust the Fluke 179 to get the job done in all of the messy, loud, high energy and high places you work. Backed by a lifetime warranty, the Fluke 179 is independently tested for safe use in CAT IV 600 V/CAT III 1000 V environments.

    The Fluke 179 – Just One of Fluke's Trusted Tools

    Fluke builds the most trusted tools in the world, and that means more than just the Fluke 179. If you work with the HVAC equipment, need a small meter for small spaces, or work in the electrical installer's and repairman's world, check out the full family of Fluke digital multimeters.

    • Manual and automatic ranging
    • Display Hold and Auto Hold
    • Frequency and capacitance measurements
    • Resistance, continuity and diode measurements
    • Temperature measurements (179)
    • Min-max-average recording
    • Closed case calibration through front panel
    • Ergonomic case with integrated protective holster

     

    Safety conformance

    All inputs are protected to IEN61010-1 CAT IV 600 V/CAT III 1000 V., CSA, and TÜV listed

  • Specifications
    Voltage DC Accuracy1 ±(0.09% + 2)
    Max. resolution 0.1 mV
    Maximum 1000 V
    Voltage AC Accuracy1 ±(1.0% + 3)
    Max. resolution 0.1 mV
    Maximum 1000 V
    Current DC Accuracy1 ±(1.0% + 3)
    Max. resolution 0.01 mA
    Maximum 10 A
    Current AC Accuracy1 ±(1.5% + 3)
    Max. resolution 0.01 mA
    Maximum 10 A
    Resistance Accuracy1 ±(0.9% + 1)
    Max. resolution 0.1 Ω
    Maximum 50 MΩ
    Capacitance Accuracy1 ±(1.2% + 2)
    Max. resolution 1 nF
    Maximum 10,000 µF
    Frequency Accuracy1 ±(0.1% + 1)
    Max. resolution 0.01 Hz
    Maximum 100 kHz
    Temperature Accuracy1 ±(1.0% + 10)
    Max. resolution 0.1°C
    Range -40°C / 400°C
    1. Accuracies are best accuracies for each function
    Environmental Specifications
    Operating temperature -10°C to +50°C
    Storage temperature -30°C to +60°C
    Humidity (without condensation) 0% – 90% (0°C – 35°C)
    0% – 70% (35°C – 50°C)
    Safety Specifications
    Overvoltage category EN 61010–1 to 1000 V CAT III
    EN 61010–1 to 600 V CAT IV
    Agency approvals UL, CSA, TÜV listed and VDE Pending
    Mechanical and General Specifications
    Size 43 x 90 x 185 mm
    Weight 420 g
    Warranty Lifetime
    Battery life Alkaline ~200 hours typical, without backlight
    • Models
      Model Name Description  
      Fluke 179 Fluke 179 True RMS Digital Multimeter
       

      Includes:

      • 80BK Temperature Probe
      • Installed 9V battery
      • Test leads
      • Users manual
    • Cases & Holsters
      Model Name Description  
      Fluke C100 Fluke C100 Universal Carrying Case Fluke Store
      Fluke C125 Fluke C125 Meter Case
      Fluke C1600 Fluke C1600 Gear Box for Meters and Accessories Fluke Store
      Fluke C25 Fluke C25 Large Soft Case for DMMs Fluke Store
      Fluke C510 Fluke C510 Leather Meter Case Fluke Store
      Fluke C530 Fluke C530 Leather Accessory Case
      Fluke C550 Fluke C550 Tool Bag Fluke Store
      Fluke 70G Fluke C70G Meter Holster
      Fluke C90 Fluke C90 Soft Case for DMM and Visual IR Thermometers Fluke Store
      Fluke CAMO-C25 Fluke CAMO-C25 Camouflage Carrying Case Fluke Store
      Fluke CXT170 Fluke CXT170 Extreme Case Fluke Store
      Fluke TPAK Fluke TPAK ToolPakTM Magnetic Meter Hanger Fluke Store
    • Clips
      Model Name Description  
      Fluke AC220 Fluke AC220 SureGripTM Alligator Clips Fluke Store
      Fluke AC280 Fluke AC280 SureGripTM Hook Clips Fluke Store
      Fluke AC283 Fluke AC283 SureGriTM Pincer Clips Fluke Store
      Fluke AC285 Fluke AC285 SureGripTM Alligator Clips Fluke Store
      Fluke AC72 Fluke AC72 Alligator Clip Set
      Fluke AC87 Fluke AC87 Heavy Duty Bus Bar Clip Set Fluke Store
      Fluke AC89 Fluke AC89 Heavy Duty Insulation Piercing Test Clip Fluke Store
      Fluke TLK225 Fluke TLK-225 SureGripTM Master Accessory Set Fluke Store
    • Compatible Products
      Model Name Description  
      Fluke LVD1 Fluke LVD1 Volt Light Fluke Store
    • Current Clamps
      Model Name Description  
      Fluke i1010 Fluke i1010 AC/DC Current Clamp Fluke Store
      Fluke i200 Fluke i200 AC Current Clamp Fluke Store
      Fluke i2000 Flex Fluke i2000 Flex AC Current Clamp Fluke Store
      Fluke-i3000s Fluke i3000s AC Current Clamp
      Fluke i410 Fluke i410 AC/DC Current Clamp Fluke Store
    • Fiber Optics
      Model Name Description  
      Fluke FOM Fluke FOM Fiber Optic Meter
    • High Voltage Probes
      Model Name Description  
      Fluke 80k 15 Fluke 80K-15 High Voltage Probe Fluke Store
      Fluke 80K 40 Fluke 80K-40 High Voltage Probe Fluke Store
      Fluke 80K 6 Fluke 80K-6 High Voltage Probe Fluke Store
    • HVAC IAQ Tools
      Model Name Description  
      Fluke-PV350 Fluke PV350 Pressure Vacuum Module Fluke Store
    • Light
      Model Name Description  
      Fluke L200 Fluke L200 Probe Light Fluke Store
      Fluke L205 Fluke L205 Mini Hat Light
      Fluke L206 Fluke L206 Deluxe LED Hat Light Fluke Store
      Fluke L207 Fluke L207 High Intensity Light with Collector's Cap Fluke Store
      Fluke L210 Fluke L210 Probe Light Kit Fluke Store
      Fluke L215 Fluke L215 SureGripTM Kit with Probe Light and Probe Extenders Fluke Store
    • Options
      Model Name Description  
      Fluke MeterCleaner Wipes Fluke MeterCleanerTM Wipes Fluke Store
    • Temperature Accessories
      Model Name Description  
      Fluke 80AK A Fluke 80AK-A Thermocouple Adapter Fluke Store
      Fluke 80BK A Fluke 80BK-A Integrated DMM Temperature Probe Fluke Store
      Fluke 80PK 1 Fluke 80PK-1 Bead Probe Fluke Store
      Fluke 80PK 11 Fluke 80PK-11 Type-K Flexible Cuff Thermocouple Temperature Probe Fluke Store
      Fluke 80PK 22 Fluke 80PK-22 SureGripTM Immersion Temperature Probe Fluke Store
      Fluke 80PK 24 Fluke 80PK-24 SureGripTM Air Temperature Probe Fluke Store
      Fluke 80PK 25 Fluke 80PK-25 SureGripTM Piercing Temperature Probe Fluke Store
      Fluke 80PK 26 Fluke 80PK-26 SureGripTM Tapered Temperature Probe Fluke Store
      Fluke 80PK 27 Fluke 80PK-27 SureGripTM Industrial Surface Temperature Probe Fluke Store
      Fluke 80PK 3A Fluke 80PK-3A Surface Probe Fluke Store
      Fluke 80PK 8 Fluke 80PK-8 Pipe Clamp Temperature Probe Fluke Store
      Fluke 80T 150UA Fluke 80T-150UA Universal Temperature Probe Fluke Store
      Fluke 80TK Fluke 80TK Thermocouple Module Fluke Store
    • Test Leads
      Model Name Description  
      Fluke TL220 Fluke TL220 SureGripTM Industrial Test Lead Set Fluke Store
      Fluke TL221 Fluke TL221 SureGripTM Test Lead Extension Set Fluke Store
      Fluke TL223 Fluke TL223 SureGripTM Electrical Test Lead Set Fluke Store
      Fluke TL224 Fluke TL224 SureGripTM Insulated Test Leads Fluke Store
      Fluke TL225 Fluke TL225 SureGripTM Stray Voltage Adapter Test Lead Kit Fluke Store
      Fluke TL238 Fluke TL238 SureGripTM Test Lead Set for High Energy Environments Fluke Store
      Fluke TL26A Fluke TL26A 60 in. 5-Way Test Lead Set Fluke Store
      Fluke TL27 Fluke TL27 Heavy Duty Test Lead Set Fluke Store
      Fluke TL28A Fluke TL28A Automotive Test Lead Set Fluke Store
      Fluke TL71 Fluke TL71 Premium Test Lead Set Fluke Store
      Fluke TL75 Fluke TL75 Hard PointTM Test Lead Set Fluke Store
      Fluke TL76 Fluke TL76 2mm/4mm Test Lead Set Fluke Store
      Fluke TLK220 Fluke TLK-220 SureGripTM Industrial Test Lead Kit Fluke Store
    • Test Leads, Probes & Clips
      Model Name Description  
      Fluke 85RF Fluke 85RF High Frequency Probe
      Fluke TL175 Fluke TL175 TwistGuardTM Test Leads Fluke Store
      Fluke TL80A Fluke TL80A Basic Electronic Test Lead Kit Fluke Store
    • Test Probes
      Model Name Description  
      Fluke TP38 Fluke TP 38 Slim Reach Test Probe Set Fluke Store
      Fluke TP1 Fluke TP1 Slim Reach Test Probes Fluke Store
      Fluke TP2 Fluke TP2 Slim Reach Test Probes Fluke Store
      Fluke TP220 Fluke TP220 SureGripTM Industrial Test Probes Fluke Store
      Fluke TP4 Fluke TP4 Slim Reach Test Probes Fluke Store
      Fluke TP74 Fluke TP74 Lantern Tip Test Probes Fluke Store
    • Related Products
      Model Name Description  
      Fluke 179/1AC2 Kit Fluke 179/1AC2 Rugged Multimeter and Non-Contact Voltage Detector Combo Kit
      Fluke 179/EDA2 Kit Fluke 179/EDA2 Combo Kit – Includes Meter and Deluxe Accessories
      Fluke 179/TPAK Kit Fluke 179/TPAK Combo Kit – Includes Meter and Magnetic Hanger
      Fluke 179/61 Kit Fluke 179/61 Industrial Multimeter and Infrared Thermometer Combo Kit
      Fluke 179/IMSK Kit Fluke 179/IMSK Industrial Multimeter Service Combo Kit
      Fluke 177 Fluke 177 True RMS Digital Multimeter
      Fluke 175 Fluke 175 True RMS Digital Multimeter
    • Manuals
      Title  
      175, 177, & 179 Calibration Information Download
      175, 177, & 179 Calibration Information Supplement Download
      175, 177 & 179 Users Manual Download
      175, 177, 179 Statement of Memory Volatility Download
      77IV, 175, 177, 179 CE Declaration of Conformity Download
      77IV, 175, 177, 179 CSA Certificate of Conformity Download
      77IV, 175, 177, 179 EMC Certificate of Conformity Download
      77 IV, 175, 177, 179 TUV SUD Certificate of Conformity Download
      175, 177 & 179 Users Manual Download
      175, 177 & 179 Bedienungshandbuch Download
      175, 177 & 179 Manual do usuário Download
      175, 177 & 179 Kullanım Kılavuzu Download
      175, 177 & 179 Käyttöohje Download
      175, 177 & 179 Mode d'emploi Download
      175, 177 & 179 Användarhandbok Download
      175, 177 & 179 사용자 설명서 Download
      175, 177 & 179 Brukerhåndbok Download
      175, 177 & 179 Manuale per l’uso Download
      175, 177 & 179 Handleiding Download
      175, 177 & 179 Brugsanvisning Download
      175, 177 & 179 คมอผใช Download
      175, 177 & 179 Руководство пользователя Download
      175, 177 & 179 用户手册 Download
      175, 177 & 179 Instrukcja użytkownika Download
      175, 177 & 179 Users Manual Download
      175, 177 & 179 Uživatelská příručka Download
      175, 177 & 179 Manual de uso Download
      175, 177 & 179 Users Manual Supplement Download
    • Brochures
      Title  
      Fluke Digital Multimeter Selection Guide Download
      Fluke 170 Series Digital Multimeters Brains and Brawn Download
    • Application Notes
      Title  
      Who sets the rules for electrical testing and safety? Download
      Troubleshooting power harmonics Download
    • Data Sheets
      Title  
      Fluke 170 Series to 233 Upgrade Data Sheet Download
      Fluke 170 Series True RMS Digital Multimeter Extended Specifications Download
    • Demos
      Title  
      Fluke 170 Series Virtual Demo Download