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November 14, 2009 AT 3:00 am

The XYZs of Oscilloscopes

Pt 2277
The XYZs of Oscilloscopes (PDF) via margeryc.

After reading this primer, you will be able to: Describe how oscilloscopes work, Describe the differences between analog, digital storage, digital phosphor, and digital sampling oscilloscopes, Describe electrical waveform types, Understand basic oscilloscope controls, Take simple measurements.

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3 Comments

  1. Excellent find!

  2. Several times in the last week I said “I wish someone would write a really good guide on– oh, there it is!”

    This is another example. Wonder if the Internet is a giant benevolent mind reading device?

  3. Had some problems with the link. Found a version that is working here: http://ecee.colorado.edu/~mcclurel/txyzscopes.pdf

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