Introduction to Oscilloscopes (Part 2)

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This tutorial is the continuation of our first video dealing with oscilloscopes. It covers slightly more advanced tools, that most modern oscilloscopes offer, such as measurements, math functions, cursors and many more. Their use is illustrated by simple examples. Furthermore, different types of probes and their application, as well as general test setup considerations are described.

Tutor: Dominik Zupan


0:00 Intro
0:46 Probes
1:25 Passive Probes
3:19 Active Probes
3:42 Diffferential Probes
4:25 General Test Setup
6:34 XY Mode
9:01 Persistence
10:16 Single Shot
11:32 Math Functions
12:32 Measure Functions
13:45 External Trigger
14:24 Measure Functions (continued)
15:00 Averaging
15:32 Cursors
16:12 Conclusion
Period10 Oct 2018
Degree of RecognitionInternational


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