Tag: Data Acquisition

Monitoring Instantaneous Power of a DC-To-DC Converter Using a Dynamic DAQ

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Monitoring Instantaneous Power of a DC-To-DC Converter Using a Dynamic DAQ

Bernard Ang 2020.05.28

Because of their conversion efficiency, DC-to-DC converters are commonly used in electrical and electronic systems. Within their working range, they accept a wide range of input voltages to give you a

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Measure Vibration Signals from an AC Motor in Time and Frequency Domains

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Measure Vibration Signals from an AC Motor in Time and Frequency Domains

Bernard Ang 2020.05.03

Why Is It Necessary to Measure or Monitor Vibration Signals from an Electric Motor? Measuring vibration signals from an electric motor is critical to understanding its condition. Many types of product

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#Data Acquisition #Design + Automation #Manufacturing Test

Five Good Reasons to Improve Your Measurement Accuracy with Your DAQ's ACAL Feature

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Five Good Reasons to Improve Your Measurement Accuracy with Your DAQ's ACAL Feature

Bernard Ang 2019.10.28

In my previous blog on How to Make Accurate Measurements with DMM’s Autocalibration Function, I have already described the workings of the autocalibration (ACAL) function in the Keysight’s 34465A True

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Multifunction Controls in a Bench DAQ

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Multifunction Controls in a Bench DAQ

Bernard Ang 2019.10.11

What are multifunction controls in a bench DAQ? Most engineers who have used DAQ knows the many benefits and versatility of a bench data acquisition (DAQ) system. A DAQ has data logging capability tha

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Advanced Switch Matrix to Streamline Tests

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Advanced Switch Matrix to Streamline Tests

Bernard Ang 2019.09.05

Test instruments tend to have limited measurement inputs and can measure one or two devices at a time. High volume manufacturing companies test their products by the hundreds or thousands of units per

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#Data Acquisition #Manufacturing Test #Design + Automation

How to Measure Strains with a Data Acquisition System?

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How to Measure Strains with a Data Acquisition System?

Bernard Ang 2019.07.31

What Is a Strain Gauge? Strain gauge sensor measurement is common in mechanical design applications. It measures tensile, compression, and torsional forces. Mechanical designers create appropriate bod

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#Data Acquisition #Digital Multimeters #Manufacturing Test