Master Electronics Welcomes Teledyne LeCroy to its Growing Line Card

Master Electronics, a global distributor of electromechanical, interconnect and passive components, announces their newest supplier, Teledyne LeCroy. “Teledyne LeCroy is a leader in the field of test & measurement and we will offer our customers first class products to measure, analyze, and verify electronic devices of all types,” said Riad Nizam, Senior Vice President of

VIDEO: Memory Functions in the Fluke 190-502 ScopeMeter

An examination of Memory functions and Recall procedures in the Fluke 190-502 ScopeMeter.

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Swept source optical coherence tomography options support 1 GS/sec on 12-bit PCIe data acq. cards

Keysight Technologies, Inc. has introduced swept source optical coherence tomography (SS-OCT) application options running at 1 GS/s (-SS2) and 500 MS/s (-SS1). The new options, now available on…

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Low-Noise 12-Bit PXIe Wideband Digital Receiver hits 3.2 GS/sec with 2 GHz instantaneous analog bandwidth

Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS) today introduced the M9203A PXIe 12-bit High-Speed Digitizer/Wideband Digital Receiver running up to 3.2 GS/s, with up to 2 GHz instantaneous analog bandwidth….

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End-To-End HEVC Test Solution Enables Seamless Transition To 4K

Tektronix, has  announced the industry’s first end-to-end HEVC test solutions that provide deep insights into 4K workflows and will enable broadcasters, cable operators and other service providers to make…

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Signal analyzer keys on narrowband wireless designs

Anritsu Company introduces the MS2840A signal analyzer that features broad frequency coverage of 9 kHz to 44.5 GHz and best-in-class close-in SSB phase noise performance. With the high-end…

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Oscilloscopes feature one-touch gesture control

WaveRunner 8000 oscilloscopes with bandwidths from 500 MHz to 4 GHz incorporate a next-generation MAUI advanced user interface with a OneTouch measurement setup. Developed by Teledyne LeCroy, the…

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IEEE802.11ad test gear handles EVM measurements out to 70 GHz

A new test setup is billed as being the most accurate way of characterizing and debugging IEEE 802.11ad transmitter PHY. Developed by Tektronix, the equipment is based on…

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Four lucky engineers get trip to Germany’s Hanover Fair

Rittal Corp. says it has picked the winners of its “Win a Trip to Hanover Fair with Rittal!” contest: The lucky engineers are: Andrew Neeld, Automation Engineer of…

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VIDEO: Scope, Meter and Record Functions in the Fluke 190-502 ScopeMeter

An overview of the Fluke 190-502 ScopeMeter, including an examination of Scope, Meter and Record functions.

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What are integrated gas spacer cables and circuit interruptors?

Over 10,000 tons of sulfur hexafluoride (SF6) are produced annually, most for use as a gaseous dielectric material. It is a high-value alternative to oil and air in…

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Analysis platform correlates SDI/IP media signals

Tektronix, an industry-leading innovator of video quality monitoring solutions, today unveiled an industry-first hybrid SDI/IP media analysis platform, Prism, that enables a smooth transition from SDI-based to IP-based…

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Test instrument characterizes current draws down to picoamp range

A new test instrument is said to be the world’s first analyzer able to make 100-pA level dynamic current measurement. Developed by Keysight Technologies, it has a maximum…

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Basics of induction

Building on the work of others, particularly Humphry Davy, Hans Christian Ørsted and Alessandro Volta, English researcher Michael Faraday formulated his Law of Electromagnetic Induction. This most basic…

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Basics of metal detectors

The sensor assembly of a metal detector consists of one or more coils, usually two. An oscillator outputs an alternating current that passes through the send coil, producing…

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Sampling scopes target 25/100/400 Gb/s optical tests

Keysight Technologies, Inc. has announced the N1092A, N1092B and N1092D DCA-M sampling oscilloscopes, which are ideal for 25/100/400 Gb/s optical test. Networks of 100 and 400 Gb/s rely…

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New generation of ethernet-controlled BOP bipolar power supplies

Kepco is pleased to introduce our new line of Ethernet-controlled 100W, 200W and 400W BOP linear bipolar power supplies. Kepco’s BOP-E’s can be controlled from anywhere over Ethernet…

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High-power tunable laser speeds fiber, probe alignment

Keysight Technologies, Inc. has introduced the 81602A, an extra high power tunable laser. The 81602A eases tolerance for power budgets in test setups and speeds fiber or probe…

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Basics of cloud chambers

A tabletop cloud chamber is a simple home project that can be built, and can detect and display condensation trails that develop in the presence of ionizing radiation….

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USB-based real-time spectrum analyzers hit 7.5 GHz with 40 MHz capture bandwidth

USB-based real-time spectrum analyzers target design, spectrum management and wireless transmitter installation and maintenance applications. The new RSA500 and RSA600 series of analyzers from Tektronix offer frequency coverage…

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Basics of the Global Positioning System

The Global Positioning System (GPS) evolved from earlier relatively primitive systems that were originally developed primarily for military uses. Before long these systems became available worldwide for civilians…

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Multi-phase power analyzer features milliwatt standby power measurements and 1-MHz bandwidth

A 1- to 4-channel ac/dc power analyzer is said to be optimized for testing single- and multi-phase, high efficiency ac-dc and dc-ac power supply designs. Developed by Tektronix,…

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The Doppler effect in EM and cellular phones

Prior to 1800 the Doppler Effect was unknown because there weren’t speeding railroad trains or motorized fire trucks with blaring sirens, so the phenomenon was outside of human…

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Differential browser head gives 12 GHz bandwidth for measuring high-speed differential or single-ended signals

Keysight Technologies, Inc. has introduced the N2839A differential browser head for use with InfiniiMax I/II Series probe amps, bringing the measurement fidelity of a solder-in probe head to…

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New functionality has been added to its SENMATION universal sensor interface

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence has announced new functionality has been added to its SENMATION universal sensor interface for Leitz PMM-C coordinate measuring machines (CMMs). SENMATION deploys the right sensor…

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