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Offline NikGrey

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Using an Oscilloscope to diagnose ?
« on: June 27, 2019, 08:48:24 PM »
Hi All,

I recently acquired a Tektronix 222 Oscilloscope and I would like to know how to test the output of the handhelds, I still have no real way of testing these.. or do I now with this Scope ??

I own and Run a General Repair Shop in Norwich. In the Summer Months I repair Garden Equipment & Winter Time is Vacuum Cleaners.

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Re: Using an Oscilloscope to diagnose ?
« Reply #1 on: June 28, 2019, 06:42:32 PM »
Better off with a multimeter Nik.
The scope is overkill and only usefull for seeing ripple or digital pulses.

It can measure voltage but much easier with a meter
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