Tag: Spectrum Analyzers

Spectrum Analysis Basics - Part 2: What's in a spectrum analyzer?

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Spectrum Analysis Basics - Part 2: What's in a spectrum analyzer?

Jessica Patterson 2020.05.28

In my last blog, I talked about types of spectrum analyzers, frequency and time domain basics, and a few applications of spectrum analyzers. In this blog, I’ll go over the block diagram of a spectrum

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#Spectrum Analyzers #Signal Analyzers #Measurement Fundamentals

A powerful and versatile eight-in-one test bench in one box

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A powerful and versatile eight-in-one test bench in one box

Wayne Mackey 2020.05.11

“If you were the last engineer on earth, what would be your set of “root” test equipment so that you could rebuild everything else?”   I was recently in a meeting where an executive posed that thought

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#Oscilloscopes #Spectrum Analyzers #Arbitrary Waveform Generators #Logic Analyzers #EMC Pre-Compliance

Spectrum Analysis Basics, Part 1 - What is a Spectrum Analyzer?

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Spectrum Analysis Basics, Part 1 - What is a Spectrum Analyzer?

Jessica Patterson 2020.05.01

Spectrum Analysis Basics, Part 1 – What is a spectrum analyzer? The concept of spectrum analysis is a little daunting. From simple amplitude and frequency measurements to complex, application-specific

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#Signal Analyzers #Spectrum Analyzers #Measurement Fundamentals

Spectrum Analyzers and Signal Generators: Do I need both?

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Spectrum Analyzers and Signal Generators: Do I need both?

Jessica Patterson 2020.02.21

Why would I need both a signal analyzer and signal source? You probably know that if you have a source, you need an analyzer to characterize it. To even see what signal your device is producing requir

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#Spectrum Analyzers #Signal Generators

I’ve Got the Power! Does Your Field Communications System Have It Too?

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I’ve Got the Power! Does Your Field Communications System Have It Too?

Sarah Gross 2020.02.03

What happens when your communications system isn’t outputting enough power? What about too much power? Verifying the power levels of your systems in the field is crucial for performance and compliance

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#FieldFox #Handheld #Spectrum Analyzers

Why RTSA Is the Best When it Comes to Interference Hunting in the Field

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Why RTSA Is the Best When it Comes to Interference Hunting in the Field

Sarah Gross 2019.11.26

Interference is an inherent side effect of new technology deployments using wireless communications. In a society that is moving (quickly) toward all-wireless technology, it is pertinent to detect, tr

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#FieldFox #Handheld #Spectrum Analyzers