Electrical adapters

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Old 11-05-17, 08:52 AM
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Electrical adapters

I have a meter that can use 4 AA batteries or 110/120 via adapter.

The adapter (which is no longer available) output is 7.2V 300ma.

The closest I have is 6V 300ma and 8V 300ma.

Will either of these work or will they cause problems, like destroy the meter?

All help appreciated.
 
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Old 11-05-17, 09:05 AM
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Both would probably work fine. Start with the 6v one first.

Assuming these are all DC output adapters............ be sure..... the polarity of the adapter matches the old one.
 
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You may want to check the actual volt output of the adapters. The 6V may output more than 6V and the 8V output more than 8V. I have some listed 12V adapters that output 14V-15V.
 
 

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