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Re: Instrument questions
Original poster: "Jim Lux by way of Terry Fritz <twftesla-at-qwest-dot-net>" <jimlux-at-earthlink-dot-net>
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Sent: Tuesday, March 26, 2002 5:59 PM
Subject: Instrument questions
> Original poster: "by way of Terry Fritz <twftesla-at-qwest-dot-net>"
> Hi All,
> A couple of questions for instrument gurus who are old enough to remember
> analog. I am upgrading some of my tools from late-19th to mid-20 century.
> 1. I recently got a Protek Model B-803 sweep/function/pulse generator. A
> is trying to sell me / trade his Wavetek 180 sweep/function generator.
> there be any advantage to trading or having both, or am I better off just
> staying with what I have?
> 2. Is there any relatively easy way to Kludge together a sweep generator
> dual trace analog scope to make a poor man's spectrum analyzer?
No... In any event, you'd be better off using your PC as a digitizer.. For
audio (i.e. <44 kHz), it works great. If you detect it, and sweep slowly,
then the PC makes a good digitizer of the detected output
> Matt D.
> Geeklist people may get two copies of this question, sorry.