meaurments do not match cursor

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richhutchins
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meaurments do not match cursor

Post by richhutchins » Mon Feb 24, 2003 4:51 pm

Hello,
I am using an ADC-212/100 on a PIII win2K laptop. When measuring DC voltages after doing the offset null procedure, the cursor measurment is dead on accurate with a hand held Fluke 87 meter.

When I use the DC Voltage measurment from the menu, I get different results. They are close, but not correct. I wonder why there is a difference between the measured DC and the cursor display measurment?

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Post by matthew » Fri Feb 28, 2003 12:28 pm

Hi,

The cursors are approximations of the actual readings, simply because we don't know how many readings there are per pixel (the fluke knows this because it has a standard size of screen). We are working on a way to make the cursor readings more attuned to what the user expects in a future version of the software.

Best Regards,
Matt Everett

Pico Software Engineer

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