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  1. Yep, gotta be the biggest in its class

    Yep, gotta be the biggest in its class
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    AHH Doug I thought age might slow you down a...

    AHH Doug
    I thought age might slow you down a bit, but here you are still fighting fit.
    Best wishes for 2016 mate, and keep up the good work.
  3. Went through 3 Fluke T5-1000 and T5-600, all went...

    Went through 3 Fluke T5-1000 and T5-600, all went the same way, cracked screens and complete failure.
    Purchased Milwaukee and no more problems. Would not waste my money on Fluke again.
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    Thank you.

    Thank you.
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    Does anybody know anything about the software...

    Does anybody know anything about the software (app) to use these probes?
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    May have sucked in some oil. Leaves a film on...

    May have sucked in some oil. Leaves a film on the board and shorts things out.
    Just need to pull it apart and spray the board with contact cleaner.
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    In New Zealand a couple of wholesalers are...

    In New Zealand a couple of wholesalers are selling a "CPS" adjustable spanner (like a cresent) that is a torque wrench. Can use on metric and imperial nuts. Works great, has five presets in memory. ...
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    Great story, you just cant kill the Ba*tards.

    Great story, you just cant kill the Ba*tards.
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    I have one, and they do have a place in your tool...

    I have one, and they do have a place in your tool kit. They are really good for sending the heat "one way" down a tube or joint. BUT.... they have a learning curve and if your not prepared to...
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    Purchase the AK900 and there will be NO buyer...

    Purchase the AK900 and there will be NO buyer regret. Had failures on 550 and 557.
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    When you don't have anything intelligent to add,...

    When you don't have anything intelligent to add, it is preferable to keep your mouth shut.
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    Doug and Brenda certainly are exceptional people...

    Doug and Brenda certainly are exceptional people to do business with. I too, have benefited from their generosity.
    Their passion and integrity is unequaled in the industry.
    The Company must have...
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    Gotcha, sorry, just had a look at mine. The...

    Gotcha, sorry, just had a look at mine. The housing only has to hold the filter. Might not look pretty, but if your tape seals it, should work fine.
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    Sounds pretty simple, isn't that just the plastic...

    Sounds pretty simple, isn't that just the plastic housing. You should give them a call. They may send a replacement part for free.
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    Have used these hoses (red, yellow, blue) with no...

    Have used these hoses (red, yellow, blue) with no problems. The Clear, "see through" ones are crap.
  16. Amazon had the Bacharach Informant 2 on special. ...

    Amazon had the Bacharach Informant 2 on special. I got mine for $101 then the price increased.
    Good leak detector in my opinion. Heated diode type.
  17. Have used a tiny Imperial for years and now have...

    Have used a tiny Imperial for years and now have the little Mastercool.
    Would not be without it.
  18. AK900 will fit if you use the 90 degree swivel...

    AK900 will fit if you use the 90 degree swivel fittings. I have one on a 800 series.
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    I also had the same question, as to my knowledge...

    I also had the same question, as to my knowledge they are only for low voltage.

    Where as something like the "UNI-T UT81A" or various Fluke models will do mains voltage.
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    Didn't think anyone was suggesting you could use...

    Didn't think anyone was suggesting you could use an ultrasonic "leak detector" to check for floodback
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    Or go to Digi-cool.com and watch video there.

    Or go to Digi-cool.com and watch video there.
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    I like a 4 valve manifold, most of my work is...

    I like a 4 valve manifold, most of my work is small stuff and I find it convenient to pull a vacuum through the manifold.
    Have Imperial and Titan manifolds also totally digital. Cant stand dial...
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    A couple of innovative features, but grossly...

    A couple of innovative features, but grossly overpriced in my opinion. It has been shown it is really no faster than similar sized pumps. The thing i really like is it's stability, doesn't tip...
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    She may be right, but before you spend the money...

    She may be right, but before you spend the money on another sensor pull the instrument apart to see if there is any oil on the board. If there is you can clean it with a "contact cleaner".
    Fan will...
  25. are you sure the clamps are the correct ones for...

    are you sure the clamps are the correct ones for the 1200? I understand the clamps made for the AK are not suitable.
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    Do an Ebay search, there are a lot of clear hoses...

    Do an Ebay search, there are a lot of clear hoses in a variety of lengths with a standard coupler.
    Also pretty cheap, purchased two hoses 800mm long for $15.
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    1/4 inch nut is 17mm..........3/8 inch nut is...

    1/4 inch nut is 17mm..........3/8 inch nut is 22mm.........1/2 inch nut is 26mm ............and 5/8 inch nut is 29mm

    18 Nm 42Nm ...
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    Yes, but all problems can be easily sorted out by...

    Yes, but all problems can be easily sorted out by the user. See if you can fix the testo when it craps out.
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    Shades of imanifold. Just goes to show, Fluke...

    Shades of imanifold. Just goes to show, Fluke with all their R&D staff and budget, and It takes a couple of young guys (with no money) to come up with something this innovative.
    They will no doubt...
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    Burning your money would give more satifaction...

    Burning your money would give more satifaction than buying a TESTO product. Three times bitten and never again!
    No more European cr*p for me.
  31. Metric sizes are 17mm, (1/4) 22mm (3/8), 26mm...

    Metric sizes are 17mm, (1/4) 22mm (3/8), 26mm (1/2) and 29mm. (5/8)

    And no leaks with a torque spanner.:.02::grin2:
  32. I see it's manufactured by Refco, suggest you...

    I see it's manufactured by Refco, suggest you proceed with caution, maybe another digital manifold disaster.
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    I imagine Field Piece have a "pool" of repaired...

    I imagine Field Piece have a "pool" of repaired instruments to cut down on the turn around time.
    Seems to me what you really wanted by return post, was a brand new one. Not a realistic expectation...
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    Excellent report, thanks.

    Excellent report, thanks.
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    Hallelujah and amen. Now I had better cancel...

    Hallelujah and amen. Now I had better cancel that contract I had on you.:grin2:
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    No, not used to tools /equipment premature...

    No, not used to tools /equipment premature failure, but living on the other side of world from most manufacturers you learn to accept things dont happen overnight. I had a transducer failure on one...
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    So..... after a year or so use, you managed to...

    So..... after a year or so use, you managed to rip the probe socket out of the case and had a transducer failure........Wooopty doo
  38. HAHA clever, but hey, they are not that bad,...

    HAHA clever, but hey, they are not that bad, considering you can use the CPS to detect a fa*t

    Seriously, you are still using the original filter on the wand. You should update to the new one and...
  39. :oops:

    :oops:
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    Go to the Digi-cool website and watch the video...

    Go to the Digi-cool website and watch the video simulation showing the operation of the instrument and bar graph.
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    Totally agree, the Tif ZX is probably the only...

    Totally agree, the Tif ZX is probably the only thing the company has made that actually works well.
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    Hey, that's just how I do it. Thought I was the...

    Hey, that's just how I do it. Thought I was the only one.:grin2:
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    So you cant be bothered reading all the comments,...

    So you cant be bothered reading all the comments, but then have an informed opinion on the subject.
    You could try using the search button like everyone else.
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    Oh dear, it's going to hit the fan again. ...

    Oh dear, it's going to hit the fan again. Everybody needs to duck!!!!!!!
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    Not knocking their product. I have have quite a...

    Not knocking their product. I have have quite a few YJ tools and like them, but the test of a truely great company is how they treat you when things go bad.
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    The New Zealand agent dropped the YJ brand as...

    The New Zealand agent dropped the YJ brand as they would not honour warranty and then gave the product to a competitor when the agreement was supposed to be a sole agency. Just whaat I was told by...
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    You need to INVEST in your trade. I lost...

    You need to INVEST in your trade. I lost everything on Christmas day '99 (b*stards stole my vehicle). 25 plus years of my life in tools and test gear.
    Just made me more determined to have the best...
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    WTB dead or dieing Testo 550

    Let me know if you have one that hasn't hit the trash.
    Will buy at reasonable price and pay for postage to New Zealand.
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    Great revue Brent.:putergreet:

    Great revue Brent.:putergreet:
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    #176..............Oh dear, seems someome is...

    #176..............Oh dear, seems someome is throwing their toys out of the cot. Digi-cool seems to have a detrimental affect on some people.:grin2:
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