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by RAF96
Mon Oct 24, 2022 7:01 pm
Forum: USB PC Oscilloscopes
Topic: Using 2408 to monitor DCC signal when controller is attached to PC by USB
Replies: 2
Views: 774

Re: Using 2408 to monitor DCC signal when controller is attached to PC by USB

Hi Martin Apologies for the late reply, I didn’t have notifications turned on. This is where I spotted the warning… https://www.picotech.com/library/oscilloscopes/using-an-oscilloscope-with-usb-type-c I would think I may have answered my own question if I used a blue Pico USB cable for both my devic...
by RAF96
Tue May 31, 2022 8:49 am
Forum: USB PC Oscilloscopes
Topic: Using 2408 to monitor DCC signal when controller is attached to PC by USB
Replies: 2
Views: 774

Using 2408 to monitor DCC signal when controller is attached to PC by USB

I want to be able to monitor the DCC signal produced by my Hornby Elite DCC controller when it is running in conjunction with a software program on my PC. The Elite controller is in Comms with the PC by USB. I am acutely aware of the Pico warnings about parallel grounds when a 2408 is also attached ...
by RAF96
Wed Apr 01, 2020 3:12 pm
Forum: PicoScope 6 for Windows
Topic: DCC decoding for model railways
Replies: 0
Views: 5479

DCC decoding for model railways

I have a 2408B and can record and by way of a link file decode basic 7 bit decoder packets but not extended bit packets used by most model railway decoders these days. It is some considerable time since the matter was raised with Pico and I was told then it was on the back burner due to other priori...
by RAF96
Fri Dec 02, 2016 10:26 pm
Forum: USB PC Oscilloscopes
Topic: Simultaneous Sampling
Replies: 9
Views: 10127

Re: Simultaneous Sampling

I want to compare channel A with channels B and C which should be simultaneous in phase else I am unable to prove what I set out to do.
Is a 2408B four channel device able to show simulataneousness (if thats a word) of these channels.
Rob
by RAF96
Fri Dec 02, 2016 9:15 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello I;m Rob
Replies: 1
Views: 3003

Hello I;m Rob

I'm a newbie to PicoTech and scoping in general.
My interest is in serial decoding in particular DCC for model railways and I hope to be able to contribute articles demonstrating my progress in this field to the site.
Rob