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    Computer-Based Instruments NI 5620 User Manual Digitizer for PXI NI 5620 User Manual ™ June 2001 E[...]

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    Support Worldwide Technical Support and Product Information ni.com National Instruments Corporate He[...]

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    Important Information Warranty The NI 5620 is warranted ag ainst defects i n materials an d workmans[...]

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    Compliance FCC/Canada Radio Frequency Interference Compliance* Determining FCC Class The Federal Com[...]

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    Canadian Depart ment of Communications This Class B digital apparatus meets all requirements of the [...]

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    Conventions The follo wing con ventions are used in this manual: < > Angle brackets that conta[...]

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    © National Instruments Corporatio n vii NI 5620 User Manual Contents Chapter 1 Taking Measurements [...]

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    © National Instruments Corporatio n 1-1 NI 5620 User Manual 1 T aking Measurements with the NI 5620[...]

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    Chapter 1 T aking Measurements w ith the NI 5620 NI 5620 User Manual 1-2 ni.com Acquiring Data with [...]

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    Chapter 1 T ak ing Measuremen ts with the NI 5620 © National Instruments Corporatio n 1-3 NI 5620 U[...]

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    © National Instruments Corporatio n 2-1 NI 5620 User Manual 2 Hardware Over view This chapter provi[...]

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    Chapter 2 Hardware Over view NI 5620 User Manual 2-2 ni.com Connecting Signals Figure 2-2 shows the [...]

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    Chapter 2 Hardware Over view © National Instruments Corporatio n 2-3 NI 5620 User Manual Conditioni[...]

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    Chapter 2 Hardware Over view NI 5620 User Manual 2-4 ni.com Incorporating the DDC You may optionally[...]

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    Chapter 2 Hardware Over view © National Instruments Corporatio n 2-5 NI 5620 User Manual Block Diag[...]

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    Chapter 2 Hardware Over view NI 5620 User Manual 2-6 ni.com acquisition clock in a free-r unning sta[...]

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    Chapter 2 Hardware Over view © National Instruments Corporatio n 2-7 NI 5620 User Manual Figure 2-4[...]

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    Chapter 2 Hardware Over view NI 5620 User Manual 2-8 ni.com Synchronizing Multiple PXI Devices The N[...]

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    © National Instruments Corporatio n A- 1 NI 5620 User Manual A Specifications This appendix lists t[...]

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    Appendix A Specifications NI 5620 User Manual A-2 ni.com VSWR 0.1 to 25 MHz ...................... .[...]

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    Appendix A Specifications © National Instruments Corporatio n A- 3 NI 5620 User Manual Figure A-1. [...]

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    Appendix A Specifications NI 5620 User Manual A-4 ni.com T riggering Modes ..................... ...[...]

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    Appendix A Specifications © National Instruments Corporatio n A- 5 NI 5620 User Manual Environmenta[...]

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    Appendix A Specifications NI 5620 User Manual A-6 ni.com Electromagnetic Compatibility CE, C-Tick, a[...]

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    © National Instruments Corporatio n B- 1 NI 5620 User Manual B T echnical Support Resources W eb Su[...]

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    Appendix B T echnical Support R esources NI 5620 User Manual B-2 ni.com W orldwide Support National [...]

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    © National Instruments Corporatio n G-1 NI 5620 User Manual Glossar y Pref ix Meanings V alue p- pi[...]

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    Glossary NI 5620 User Manu al G-2 © National Instruments Cor poration A C coupled allowing the tran[...]

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    Glossary © National Instruments Corporatio n G-3 NI 5620 User Manual CMRR common-mode rejection rat[...]

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    Glossary NI 5620 User Manu al G-4 © National Instruments Cor poration dr i v er s software that con[...]

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    Glossary © National Instruments Corporatio n G-5 NI 5620 User Manual input bias current the current[...]

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    Glossary NI 5620 User Manu al G-6 © National Instruments Cor poration N noise an undesirable electr[...]

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    Glossary © National Instruments Corporatio n G-7 NI 5620 User Manual random interleav ed sampling m[...]

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    Glossary NI 5620 User Manu al G-8 © National Instruments Cor poration T temperature coef ficient th[...]

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    Glossary © National Instruments Corporatio n G-9 NI 5620 User Manual W wa veform shap e the shape t[...]

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    © National Instruments Corporatio n I-1 NI 5620 User Manual Index A AC coupling, 2-3 acquiring data[...]

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    Index NI 5620 User Manual I- 2 ni.com signal path from NI 5620 to host computer, 2-1 storing data in[...]

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    Index © National Instruments Corporatio n I-3 NI 5620 User Manual system integration, by Natio nal [...]