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Old 07-17-2010, 12:44 AM #1
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Default Driver help. EDIT: It works fine.

EDIT: I was wrong (and too cautious) to be alarmed by the continuity test.

Drlava confirmed less than 1ohm resistance is to be expected between diode - and batt -.

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your meter is limited to 400ma most likely do you have an infused port that goes to 10a on your meter?
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your meter is limited to 400ma most likely do you have an infused port that goes to 10a on your meter?
What does that have to do with my question ?

I'm checking for continuity not current.
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idk i did something like that and when i measured things out of my meters range it would beep or blow a fuse...
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idk i did something like that and when i measured things out of my meters range it would beep or blow a fuse...
I'm using a digital multimeter. There is no fuse to blow since I am only testing for continuity.

There is NO POWER being applied to the driver.
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No reply eh... I'm just gonna go ahead and power the damn thing.

I just hope the continuity test between diode - / driver - I did is wrong.

EDIT: Ehh I couldn't lol.

Don't wanna blow 80$ worth of diode/driver....
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