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I was just going to ask you guys if you were going to start carrying an Oscope. I’ve long been considering going with a digital scope because the newer cheap ones offer sampling built-in. For the moment, I’m sticking with my father’s old Tek 465, but as I get a little more advanced, I’m coming to you guys for my scope needs.
I purchased one of these myself a while back, and have absolutely no hesitation recommending them to anyone who really starts to have a serious interest in electronics and embedded devices. You might not need a scope every day, but when you do need one you’ll be glad you have it in your tools cupboard.
It’s not a trivial investment if you’re a hobbiest, but this particular model is at least a smart one.