Test and Measurement News

January 2003

Automotive Diagnostics Kit Receives its First Award

The Automotive Diagnostics Kit has been named 'Top Product of 2002' by Professional Motor Mechanic magazine.

More information on the product can be found at:

New Science Experiments

Our library of science experiments for data loggers and oscilloscopes continues to grow. New this month is an 'Exploding photographic film case' experiment using the DrDAQ data logger.

See this and over sixty other interesting and educational experiments at:

Technical Tip — Loading Reference Waveforms in PicoScope

A common requirement with oscilloscopes is to compare 'live' waveforms with stored 'reference' waveforms.

This can easily be done in PicoScope as follows:

  1. Open the reference waveform
  2. From the View menu select 'Freeze/thaw one'
  3. Press the new scope icon to open a second oscilloscope window
  4. Display the 'live' waveform in the second oscilloscope window

If the two scope windows have exactly the same settings (timebase, trigger, voltage etc) then the waveforms can be overlaid by choosing 'New Composite' from the View menu. More details on this can be found in the PicoScope help file manual under 'Composite View'.

ADC-200/100 Oscilloscope — Special Offer

Each month Pico Technology offers a different product at 15% discount for orders placed through e-commerce. For details of this months special offer, follow the link below:



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Please visit https://jobs.picotech.com/ to see our current vacancies. We look forward to hearing from you!

Software releases

Our latest software releases are available as free downloads. To check which release you are using, start the software and select Help > About.

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