How-To: Buy A DMM

I changed my mind (hey, it’s a geek’s prerogative). I looked at the Thumbnail Guide to Digital Multimeters in my Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Building Robots and realized that it perfectly dovetails MAKE’s recent DMM how-to video and PDF because it focuses on what to look for when buying a multimeter. So if, after looking at the MAKE podcast, you’re anxious to add one of these essential electronics tools to your kit, here are the sorts of features you want to look for. So, here’s my Thumbnail Guide to Digital Multimeters.