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Old 18th March 2012, 01:36 PM   #1
50AE is offline 50AE  Bulgaria
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Help with LCR meter HP 4265B
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I have an old HP universal bridge 4265B LCR meter that was given to me for free. It was working well in the beginning, I was doing measures alright - chokes, caps, resistances. I didn't power it on since a year. Now, it doesn't want to measure anything at all.

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I test it with known values of components, but neither R, C or L does measure correctly. The oscillation arrow doesn't stop at all.
May you guys give any advice? It doesn't look very complicated when I opened it inside.

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Old 18th March 2012, 07:25 PM   #2
johnmik is offline johnmik  United States
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It's possible it has dirty contacts/switch problems as any older stuff, or if it runs on battery check that, some of these older units ran on AC and Battery.
That is a nice older unit by HP.

Lots of Kenwood, Pioneer, and Infinity stuff.
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Old 24th March 2012, 08:29 AM   #3
epicyclic is offline epicyclic  United Kingdom
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Try moving this thread to "equipment and tools"
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