# What type of meter is used to measure current?

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What type of meter is used to measure current?

Ammeter is an instrument used to measure current.

Ammeter is used to measure the current.

To measure alternating current we use Moving iron (MI) ammeter.
To measure DC current, we use Moving coil(MC)  ammeter
MI instruments measures RMS value of current
MC instruments measures Average value of current.

Ammeter

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