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Four reasons a compact thermal camera is your secret weapon

Four reasons a compact thermal camera is your secret weapon

Watch an overview of Fluke’s PTi120 handheld compact thermal camera key features and ideal use
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  • Fluke Pro Tips

    Fluke Pro Tips

    Fluke experts get to the heart of your maintenance and measurement questions with tips and tricks—in less than a minute.
  • Top causes of single-phase motor malfunctions

    Top causes of single-phase motor malfunctions

    Most problems with single-phase motors involve the centrifugal switch, thermal switch, or capacitor(s). If the problem is in the centrifugal switch, thermal switch, or capacitor, the motor is usually serviced and repaired. However, if the motor is more than 10 years old and less than 1 HP, the motor is usually replaced. If the motor is less than 1/8 HP, it is almost always replaced.

  • Troubleshooting photovoltaic systems: Three typical problems

    Troubleshooting photovoltaic systems: Three typical problems

    With the push to energy independence and renewable energy sources, HVAC technicians need to know how to troubleshoot photovoltaic systems
  • Prioritizing Assets Maintenance Scheduling

    How to use criticality analysis to prioritize assets

    There are many ways to prioritize assets in a maintenance routine. Most approaches are incomplete or create more problems than they solve. Learn how to prioritize your asset maintenance routine based on value impact to ensure better uptime and resource efficiency.
  • Motor With Drive

    13 common causes of motor failure

    This article demonstrates how to detect the 13 most common causes of winding insulation and bearing failure in advance.

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Power Monitoring Fluke 3540fc

Case study: Fluke power monitor saves California wastewater plant thousands of dollars

Read the wastewater plant case study on how the Fluke 3540 Power Monitor paid for itself in five months by eliminating the need to use contractors.
Teaching Materials

Guide to Digital Multimeter Safety

Take digital multimeter safety precautions to handle the conditions found in your work environment. Understand multimeter CAT ratings and ingress protection (IP) codes.
87V MAX with totally waterproof and dust proof IP67 case

Fluke 87V Digital Multimeter vs Fluke 87V MAX Multimeter

Compare IP rating, battery life and other features. What is the difference between the Fluke 87V MAX and the 87V digital multimeter?
Arc Flash Videos and Electrical Safety Videos

Arc Flash Videos and Electrical Safety Videos

Watch Fluke electrical safety videos. Avoid dangerous arc flash explosion accidents and other deadly industrial electrical shock hazards. Select the right PPE, design and test standards, NPFA PPE table method.