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REED R5008 Compact Digital Multimeter with Temperature

Model: R5008

REED R5008 Compact Digital Multimeter with Temperature-

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Compact autoranging digital multimeter with 11 functions.

REED R5008 Offers

This autoranging multimeter is capable of measuring AC/DC voltage and current, resistance, frequency, capacitance and temperature. Featuring double molded plastic housing, the R5008 includes diode check and continuity functions and ships complete with test leads and a thermocouple probe for contact temperature measurements.


  • Measures AC/DC voltage and current, frequency, resistance, capacitance and temperature
  • Diode check and continuity functions
  • Relative and data hold functions
  • Double molded plastic housing
  • Cat. III 600V safety rating

REED R5008 Specifications

AC/DC Voltage
Range AC: 400mV, 4, 40, 400, 600V
DC: 400mV, 4, 40, 400, 600V
Accuracy AC: 400mV ±(15% rdg. + 15 dgt.)
4V ±(1.2% rdg. + 3 dgt.)
40, 400V ±(1.5% rdg. + 3 dgt.)
600V ±(2.0% rdg. + 4 dgt.)
DC: 400mV ±(0.05% rdg. + 2 dgt.)
4, 40, 400V ±(1.2% rdg. + 2 dgt.)
600V ±(1.5% rdg. + 2 dgt.)
Resolution AC: 0.1mV, 1, 10, 100V
DC: 0.1mV, 1, 10, 100V
AC/DC Current
Range 400, 4000µA, 40, 400mA, 10A
Accuracy AC: 400µA ±(1.5% rdg. + 5 dgt.)
4000µA/ 40, 400mA ±(1.8% rdg. + 5 dgt.)
10A ±(3.0% rdg. + 7 dgt.)
DC: 400µA ±(1.0% rdg. + 3 dgt.)
4000µA/ 40, 400mA ±(1.5% rdg. + 3 dgt.)
10A ±(2.5% rdg. + 5 dgt.)
Resolution 0.1, 1µA, 10, 100mA, 1A
Range 400Ω, 4, 40, 400kΩ, 4, 40MΩ
Accuracy 400Ω: ±(1.2% rdg. + 4 dgt.)
4kΩ: ±(1.0% rdg. + 2 dgt.)
40, 400kΩ, 4MΩ: ±(1.2% rdg. + 2 dgt.)
40MΩ: ±(2.0% rdg. + 3 dgt.)
Resolution 0.01Ω, 1, 10, 100kΩ, 1, 10MΩ
Range 4, 40, 400nF, 4, 40, 200µF
Accuracy 4nF: ±(5.0% rdg. + 50 dgt.)
40nF: ±(5.0% rdg. + 7 dgt.)
400nF/4, 40uF: ±(3% rdg. + 5 dgt.)
200µF: ±(5% rdg. + 5 dgt.)
Resolution 1, 10pF, 0.1, 1, 10nF, 0.1µF
Range 9.999, 99.99, 999.9Hz, 9.999, 99.99, 999.9KHz, 9.999MHz
Accuracy 9.999, 99.99Hz: ±(1.5% rdg. + 5 dgt.)
999.9Hz, 9.999, 99.99, 999.9KHz: ±(1.2% rdg. + 3 dgt.)
9.999MHz: ±(1.5% rdg. + 4 dgt.)
Resolution 0.001, 0.01, 0.1, 1, 10, 100Hz, 1kHz 
Range -4 to 1400°F (-20 to 760°C)
Accuracy ±(3.0% rdg. + 9°F)
±(3.0% rdg. + 5°C)
Resolution 1°F, 1°C
General Specifications
Range Selection Autoranging/Manual
Display 4,000 count LCD display
Display Hold Yes
Peak Hold Yes
Relative Mode Yes
Diode Test Yes
Continuity Check Audible signal if resistance ≤150Ω
Duty Cycle Yes (0.1 - 99.9%)
Kick Stand Yes
Auto Power Off Yes (after 15 minutes)
Power Supply 9V Battery
Low Battery Indicator Yes
Fuse Protection Yes
Replaceable Test Leads Yes
Overvoltage Category CAT. III 600V
Product Certifications CE
Operating Temperature 32 to 122°F (0 to 50°C)
Storage Temperature -4 to 140°F (-20 to 60°C)
Dimensions 5.9 x 2.8 x 1.9" (150 x 70 x 48mm)
Weight 9oz (255g)

What's included with the REED R5008

  • Compact Digital Multimeter
  • Temperature Input Adapter
  • Thermocouple Wire Probe (Type K)
  • Test Leads
  • Battery
  • Carrying Case

Ideal Applications for the REED R5008

  • Testing batteries
  • Testing household wiring
  • Testing electric motors
  • Testing power supplies

Click on a category to view a selection of compatible accessories with the REED R5008 Compact Digital Multimeter with Temperature.

REED AD-1 Thermocouple Adapter

Model: AD-1

This adapter converts any Type-K thermocouple temperature probe with a mini-connector to dual shrouded banana plug inputs.

REED LS-107 Immersion Thermocouple Probe, Type K, -58 to 1292°F (-50 to 700°C)

Model: LS-107

This immersion probe is recommended for immersion applications and is excellent for checking the temperature of water, oils and non-corrosive fluids and gels. The LS-107 is color coded according to ANSI thermocouple identification standards.

REED LS-109 Surface Thermocouple Probe, Type K, 32 to 752°F (0 to 400°C)

Model: LS-109

This surface thermocouple probe is designed for flat or convex surface temperature measurements. Exposed ribbon allows for direct contact with surface. The LS-109 is color coded according to ANSI thermocouple identification standards.

REED TP-01 Beaded Thermocouple Wire Probe, Type K, -40 to 482°F (-40 to 250°C)

Model: TP-01

This Type-K beaded thermocouple wire probe is recommended for basic general purpose temperature applications. The TP-01 is color coded according to ANSI thermocouple identification standards.

REED FC-300 Fused Test Lead Set

Model: FC-300

Set of two test leads with built-in fuses for added protection.

REED TL-88-1 Safety Test Lead Set, Double Insulated

Model: TL-88-1

Right angle and straight end flexible leads with shrouded banana plugs.

REED CP-09 AC Current Adapter, 200A

Model: CP-09

Converts multimeter into AC clamp meter.

REED CA-52A Soft Carrying Case, 8 x 2.8 x 1.7"

Model: CA-52A

Features a main instrument compartment and a side pouch for accessories.

REED P-15 Weatherproof Plugs

Model: P-15

Weatherproof plugs for use with REED multimeters and clamp meters.