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     * **do read the probe'​s manual**, especially to check the max-voltage-vs-frequency graph and also the compensation range; the former often catches out those experienced with probing digital logic voltages     * **do read the probe'​s manual**, especially to check the max-voltage-vs-frequency graph and also the compensation range; the former often catches out those experienced with probing digital logic voltages
     * **shield/​ground lead is connected to //mains earth//**, so only attach the shield/​ground to circuits that can tolerate it. Get that wrong and your circuit might blow up or large currents could damage the probe, scope and circuit     * **shield/​ground lead is connected to //mains earth//**, so only attach the shield/​ground to circuits that can tolerate it. Get that wrong and your circuit might blow up or large currents could damage the probe, scope and circuit
-    * **don'​t lose the accessories** such as grabbers ​and ground springs - they are vital to the correct operation of the probe+    * **don'​t lose the accessories** such as "​witches'​ hat" ​grabbersground springs, insulating tips - they are vital to the correct ​and safe operation of the probe. //Place accessories in the marked bag underneath the scope probe rack//
   * **vital**: your measurements will only be as good as your scope probes //and// the accessories   * **vital**: your measurements will only be as good as your scope probes //and// the accessories
  
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