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by PicoCoder
Sat Nov 14, 2015 3:57 am
Forum: USB PC Oscilloscopes
Topic: 5244A power requirements.
Replies: 3
Views: 1700

Re: 5244A power requirements.

Thanks for getting back on this. What I really want to know is what is the voltage tolerance on the 5 volt input. Can I run it on 6 volts from a battery? If 6 volts it too much then can I use 1 diode drop of .6 volts and use the 5.4 volts to power the scope? If that is too much can I use 2 diodes fo...
by PicoCoder
Wed Nov 04, 2015 4:31 pm
Forum: USB PC Oscilloscopes
Topic: 5244A power requirements.
Replies: 3
Views: 1700

5244A power requirements.

I want to run my 5244A in the field. I want to use a battery to power it. Will it run off a 6 volt gel cell? The specs are a little vague about power requirements. What is voltage and the tolerance on the power requirements? Please don't say power it off your laptop PC. Most laptops do not provide e...