Test & Measurement
Q/V band RF upconverter tests satellite payloads
The new R&S SZV100A RF upconverter from Rohde & Schwarz can test broadband transponders in the payloads of very high throughput satellites (VHTS).
Passive oscilloscope probes suited for dense PCBs
The new Model 701949 and 702907 passive oscilloscope probes from Yokogawa are intended to expand the usability and applications of Yokogawa’s DLM3000 Mixed Signal Oscilloscope. The 701949 10:1 miniature passive probe is designed for high density PCBs, with a slim probe head that provides good visibility during operation. It also features a built-in spring mechanism at the tip that prevents slippage by automatically adjusting the load.
SAKOR provides hydraulic cam phaser test system
SAKOR has announced that it recently provided a hydraulic cam phaser performance test system stand for validating designs for new hydraulic variable timing cam phaser systems for a major international provider of powertrain components
Keysight, Qualcomm aid GCF's C-V2X test plan
Keysight Technologies and Qualcomm Technologies have enabled the Global Certification Forum (GCF) to activate certification of a cellular vehicle-to-everything communications (C-V2X) test plan.
GX3722 PXI multifunction analogue instrument released
Marvin Test Solutions has announced the release of the new GX3722 Series Multifunction Analogue and Digital I/O Instrument. The GX3722 delivers exceptional flexibility and utility, with a mix of measurement and control functionality, in a single high-performance 3U PXI hybrid slot compatible instrument.
Farnell offers 20% discount on new Tektronix oscilloscope
Farnell has added the new Tektronix TBS1000C Digital Storage Oscilloscope to its test and measurement portfolio.
Optical front-end solutions enhance oscilloscope
Keysight Technologies has launched an optical-to-electrical converter designed for use with its Infiniium UXR-series of high performance real-time oscilloscopes.
Bringing the test lab to your home office
Many employees have to work at home due to the corona pandemic. This is rarely an option for engineers who need constant access to test lab equipment. However, there are workarounds. Remote control of test equipment has been standard practice in labs and system houses for many decades.
Low resistance ohmmeter for results with long test leads
Megger now offers a digital low resistance ohmmeter that can deliver reliable results when using long test leads. The DLRO2, a 2 Amp handheld tester, is well suited for use in production line testing and industrial applications. This robust and intuitive handheld instrument offers a ‘difference meter’ that allows for quick data comparisons.
Entry-level oscilloscope offers up to 1 GS/s sample rate
Targeting a cost-sensitive audience including educational institutions embedded design engineers and the maker community Tektronix has unveiled the TBS1000C digital storage oscilloscope, the latest addition to its entry portfolio and an expansion of the TBS1000 series.