Archive for the 'Digital Oscilloscope' Category

Digital Oscilloscope Applications

Friday, July 29th, 2011

iOS DIGITAL OSCILLOSCOPE APP The big term now days, at least for those sporting tablets and smartphones, is “apps”.  So, are there apps for oscilloscope functions?  Yes sir; you bet there are. For the iPad or the iPhone there is a neat little app from Onyx Apps.  It contains support for waveform viewing and signal [...]

Who Uses a Digital Oscilloscope?

Monday, June 6th, 2011

The Digital oscilloscope are not easy to categorize from a classical marketing point of view.  Doing market research in the electronic instruments field is not a well known subject.  Knowing what is needed in the field and what would sell is always difficult for the product development experts.  Developing a sales strategy, identifying the sales [...]

The Software used in Oscilloscopes

Tuesday, May 10th, 2011

We now take a look at the software used in oscilloscopes.  The software used in oscilloscopes is an important element to understand. There are two basic components of a PC based oscilloscope:  The hardware side and the software side.  The hardware is usually, at least in the general case – except  in the case of [...]

The DSO Nano

Thursday, November 18th, 2010

No. It is not a pocket music player. Yes. It is a digital oscilloscope. A very tiny one, too, as the name implies. And, it is a cheap – maybe inexpensive it a better term – one as well. It comes from a company called Seeed Technologies.

Oscilloscope Tutorial | How to use an Oscilloscope

Monday, November 15th, 2010

Oscilloscope Tutorial Here is my attempt at an Oscilloscope Tutorial without you being physically present in front of me. It is usually far easier to demonstrate these things then to put pen to paper. As a once-upon-a-time college professor it was a very common dilemma teaching students how to use the oscilloscope.  It is a [...]

Purchasing a New Oscilloscope?

Saturday, November 13th, 2010

And, you ask, where do we find a digital oscilloscope retail store? Not at Walmart or BestBuy or even Radio Shack! No, they are a totally different kind of enterprise.

The Most Expensive Oscilloscopes on the Market?

Friday, October 29th, 2010

Oscilloscopes can be very expensive. Depending on what is needed for performance, accuracy, reliability, special functions and precision the cost can go over $15,000 USD.

Cheapest Dual Trace Scope in the World?

Friday, October 29th, 2010

A really cheap (inexpensive for you in London) dual trace digital oscilloscope for connecting to the USB port on your lap top.

How to Choose and Purchase a Digital Oscilloscope

Tuesday, September 28th, 2010

Who makes the decision on what and which one? How many approval hoops must you jump through in order to release the purchase order? What are the internal organizational mandates or policies that must be dealt with?

Survey of Specifications for Digital Oscilloscopes

Saturday, August 21st, 2010

The table for comparing 18 different models from the different manufacturers makes a handy reference worth printing out if you are looking for solutions to a particular project.