Updated July 11, 2018 by Daniel Imperiale

The 6 Best Voltage Testers

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This wiki has been updated 11 times since it was first published in October of 2016. If you are a lineman for your county, a professional electrician, or you are simply planning to work in any environment where there may be dangerous live wires, make sure you always have one of these voltage testers on hand to warn you of any potentially harmful situations. We've ranked them here by sensitivity, accuracy, and durability. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki. Skip to the best voltage tester on Amazon.

6. Raniaco No-Touch Triple Level

5. Milwaukee Dual-Range 2203-20

4. Greenlee GT-16 Adjustable

3. Klein Tools VCV-T3

2. LeeQin 12V-1000V Non-Contact Electrical

1. Fluke 1AC-A1-II


Daniel Imperiale
Last updated on July 11, 2018 by Daniel Imperiale

Daniel Imperiale holds a bachelor’s degree in writing, and proudly fled his graduate program in poetry to pursue a quiet life at a remote Alaskan fishery. After returning to the contiguous states, he took up a position as an editor and photographer of the prestigious geek culture magazine “Unwinnable” before turning his attention to the field of health and wellness. In recent years, he has worked extensively in film and music production, making him something of a know-it-all when it comes to camera equipment, musical instruments, recording devices, and other audio-visual hardware. Daniel’s recent obsessions include horology (making him a pro when it comes to all things timekeeping) and Uranium mining and enrichment (which hasn’t proven useful just yet).


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