VNC Viewer for easy LAN control of multiple instruments
October 6, 2022
In this video, I connect an SDS6000A series oscilloscope and SDG7000A series arbitrary waveform generator to a computer using a LAN and highlight some of the features of a commercially available VNC(r) software tool. If you are remotely monitoring instrumentation, these types of tools can be very helpful in displaying information.
RF cable and adapter cleaning and stability check using a VNA
December 10, 2021
In this video, we introduce techniques for inspecting, cleaning, and evaluating the quality of RF cables and connectors. We also introduce a simple method of determining the quality and stability of a cable using a vector network analyzer (VNA) to perform an S11 measurement and open, short, load calibration.
How accurate are your pre-compliance conducted emissions test results?
December 9, 2021
In this video, Dr. Min Zhang from Mach One Design EMC consulting demonstrates the accuracy of his conducted noise pre-compliance test set-up, consisting of a Siglent spectrum analyzer, a Tekbox TBOH01 LISN, EMCview software, and a shielded tent and compares it to results from an accredited compliance lab. Chapters: 0:00 Automotive Conducted Emission Test Set-up … Continued
EMI Precompliance: 9 Simple Tricks to Improve EMC / EMI on Your Boards
October 6, 2021
In this video, Robert Feranec and Min Zhang introduce common design decisions that can influence the EMI generated and solutions to the most common problems.
Precompliance: Conducted Emissions Setup
June 22, 2021
In this video, Min Zhang of Mach One Design demonstrates how to perform a conducted emission pre-compliance EMC test for a mains-powered home appliance product. A step-by-step guide to set the test up, benchmark the test results, and use Tekbox EMCview software to achieve highly efficient spectrum scanning. For EMC, power converter, motor drive, and … Continued
How to observe demodulated audio from a spectrum analyzer
December 16, 2020
Viewing demodulated audio can be important when troubleshooting a transmitter. In this video, I demodulate an FM radio station using a SIGLENT spectrum analyzer and view the output signal on an oscilloscope.
Quick remote computer control using LXI Tools
October 14, 2019
In this video, we introduce you to LXI Tools, an open-source instrument programming and control application that has a small footprint and excellent performance. It works seamlessly with a variety of SIGLENT products, including SDSX and XE scopes, SDGX generators, and SDM DMMs. Special thanks to Martin Lund and the other developers of LXI … Continued
Ken Wyatt EMI Tests: Radiation of Pigtailed Shield Cables
October 14, 2019
In this video, EMI Guru Ken Wyatt (@EMI_Guru) shows the radiated emissions caused by pigtailed connections
Ken Wyatt EMI Tests: Near-field probing
October 11, 2019
In this video, EMI Guru Ken Wyatt (@EMI_Guru) shows how to use Near-Field probes and a spectrum analyzer to troubleshoot component/board level EMI issues.
Spectrum Analyzer Basics with the SIGLENT SSA3000X and SVA1015X Series
October 11, 2019
In this slide show, we briefly cover the basics of spectral analysis using a swept superheterodyne receiver. We then discuss various settings and controls to help you use your SIGLENT SSA more effectively. Spectrum Analyzer Basics