Gossen Metrawatt // Metrahit IM extra 2018
A digital multimeter is a technical hand-held meter for the inspection of current-carrying devices in the predominantly professional field. The robust construction allows the use in an industrial context, communication technology, in laboratories or outdoors and it is optimally equipped for these specific tasks.
A special novelty in this device category is the exchangeable battery pack which improves the readiness for use, especially when having more charged batteries ready. A definite snap informs the user about a safe connection.
Overall, the device gives a robust and solid impression having masculine as well as a technoid aspect. The protective cover as characterizing design element holds a well thought through segmentation and faceting making the product’s appearance strong and catchy despite its volume. Deepened sections at the sides indicate buttons placed on the inner housing. By pushing these, the exchangeable battery pack can be removed. Defined, overhanging supporting areas protect the rotary switch and display against shocks and overhang positions.
The input key area as newly designed to give the device more calm and clarity. The buttons were integrated in a flatter and tidier layout. Printing above of the programmable soft keys refer to the display and further setting options.