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Mains conducted emissions testing with Picoscope

Postby eem2am » Sun Apr 09, 2017 7:49 pm

Hello,
We are making a LISN and wish to connect it to the Picoscope 2205A for doing Mains conducted emissions testing for our 150W LED streetlight. Is this possible?
Its only a rough test and we appreciate that we wont be able to go above 25MHz, the bandwodth f the Pico 2205A. However, its better than nothing and may help us spend less money at EMC test houses.
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Re: Mains conducted emissions testing with Picoscope

Postby Martyn » Tue Apr 18, 2017 9:20 am

You will need to make sure that you use the appropriate CAT rated differential probes, or appropriate isolation, if you wish to use a 2205a for mains measurements.
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