Category Archives: Applications

Applications of Test & Measurement Equipment


E5515C Iconfig File Extraction Instructions

Here is how you extract the Iconfig configuration file from the Agilent 8960 series if you currently own an E5515C and are looking to sell it or trade it in to us. First you need to install the 8960 config … Read More

Posted in Applications | Leave a comment

Fluke Awarded Federal Grant to Establish Smart Grid Calibration Standard

Fluke awarded $1.4 million federal grant to establish Smart Grid calibration standard The goal is to increase electrical reliability and reduce power interruptions EVERETT, Wash. – Fluke Corporation, the global leader in handheld electronic test and measurement technology and electrical … Read More

Posted in Applications, Manufacturer News, Test & Measurement | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

WiMAX Testing with the Anritsu BTS Master

Handheld integrated multi-function test tool RF engineers and technicians in the field need a lightweight, practical, and rugged test solution that can perform all the measurements needed for installation and maintenance of modern cell sites. That solution is the BTS … Read More

Posted in Applications, Spectrum Analyzer News, Test and Measurement Videos | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fiber Optic and Copper Certification is a Snap

with the Megger Structured Cable Testers and Fiber Optic Adapters SCT Series Structured Cable Tester Certifies Category 7, 6a, 6 and 5e cabling Exceeds Level IV Accuracy 1 to 1000 MHz frequency range Most intuitive and easy to operate LAN … Read More

Posted in Applications, Manufacturer News, Product News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Zero-Ohm Load

In Search of the Zero-Ohm Load High-wattage resistors often are used as test loads for power transformers. Resistors don’t introduce phase shifts, and it’s easy to check that a transformer’s voltage regulation remains within spec at different rms currents. The … Read More

Posted in Applications, Product News, Technology | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Single Superconductor Cable Can Replace 12 Copper Cable Bundles ?

Barring the occasional thunderstorm, most Americans take the electric current behind their power buttons for granted, and assume the juice will be there when they’re ready to fire up an appliance or favorite tech toy. Little do most know, the … Read More

Posted in Applications, Technology, Test & Measurement | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Four-in-One Vector Network Analyzer

Four-in-One Vector Network Analyzer that Covers Microwave Applications Rohde & Schwarz R&S ZVL13 – The Four-in-One Vector Network Analyser that covers Microwave applications Cost-Efficient ? Multi-Purpose ? Compact ? Future-Proof Instrument Reasons to Consider the R&S ZVL13 Vector Network Analyzer … Read More

Posted in Applications, Product News, Technology, Test & Measurement | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Practical Real World Uses For Infrared Cameras and Thermal Imagers

Infrared electrical inspections are safe, fast, and reliable when conducted with an infrared camera. Infrared cameras are non-contact instruments so inspections can be performed at any time without shutting down operations at the facility being inspected. Thermal inspection of commercial … Read More

Posted in Applications, Technology, Test & Measurement | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment