Quote Originally Posted by BetterSense View Post
If you have to go through all that, why use a meter at all? Why not expend that effort to learn the idiosyncrasies of your meter and how you need to interpret its reading into just learning to do without a meter?
The answer is extremely simple: because we suck at it. Big time.
That's why we have invented meters, that (though you perhaps can't manage to make them work for you) are infinitely better.
That's why.