Thursday, August 15, 2019

METER MANUALS...

First Strike Meter Manuals

BROKEN METER? FIND PARTS HERE...

Broken meter? Sometimes that thrown wrench hits the meter in your toolbox breaking the screen.

LCD screens found here

Sometimes the audio fails. Normally this is just a failed speaker.

First Strike speaker fits most meters

Trimax speaker fits most models

What do you do when some of the meter keys stop working? Replace the keypad.

Keypad found here

Don't throw out your meter for a minor problem. Most parts are available.
Need parts for a meter?

First Strike Meter parts

Trimax Meter Parts



Sunday, May 19, 2019

Windows 10 causing problems upgrading meters...

Having problems loading your meter? Are you using Windows 10? Read this.

This is not a problem with the meter.
Windows 10 can corrupt or abort files without warning.
This has become a problem for loading files to meters, USB drives and other devices.
Overcome this problem by using any other Windows OS.
Note: Some users have reported success with Windows 10 by using it in the SAFE mode.

Need more information?
Search Windows 10 USB Problems

Friday, February 8, 2019

Can't see your FS1-ProHD screen in difficult light conditions?

You can easily change your screen color to black and white, and back to color again.

From the Main Menu, hold the "0" key until the screen switches from color to black and white. Repeat this when you are ready to go back to color.

Friday, November 9, 2018

HOW TO REPLACE A BROKEN SCREEN

Damaged Screen?

See our detailed manual for replacing the FS1 screen here.

This manual covers all models up to (not including) FS1-ProHD.

Replacement screens can be found on our website, FirstStrikeMeters.com.


Friday, September 21, 2018

Viewing your screen in bright sunlight

Meters are often used in direct sunlight which makes the screen hard to read. For this reason our FS1-ProHD gives you a way to change your screen from color to black and white making it easier to read.

From the Main Menu, hold the "0" key until the screen switches from color to black and white. 

Black and White

Color


Repeat this when you are ready to go back to color.

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

FREE Satellite / Transponder Reference list

Download our FREE Satellite / Transponder Reference list.


This list is a PDF file for reference only.
It is NOT intended for loading to any meter,
it is for reference only.


Download list here



Fall back download mirror
In case you have problems downloading the list, use our "Fall back" link.