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    Computer-Based Instruments NI 5911 User Manual High-Speed Digitizer with FLEX ADC NI 5911 User Manua[...]

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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 5911 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 v entions are used in this manual: » The » symbol leads you through[...]

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    © National Instruments Corporatio n vii NI 5911 User Manual Contents Chapter 1 Taking Measurements [...]

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    Contents NI 5911 User Manu al viii ni.com RTSI Bus and Clock PFI .... .............. ...............[...]

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    © National Instruments Corporatio n 1-1 NI 5911 User Manual 1 T aking Measurements with the NI 5911[...]

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    Chapter 1 T aking Measurements w ith the NI 5911 NI 5911 User Manual 1-2 ni.com Figure 1-1. NI 5911 [...]

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    Chapter 1 T ak ing Measuremen ts with the NI 5911 © National Instruments Corporatio n 1-3 NI 5911 U[...]

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    © National Instruments Corporatio n 2-1 NI 5911 User Manual 2 Hardware Overview This chapter includ[...]

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    Chapter 2 Hardware Over view NI 5911 User Manual 2-2 ni.com Differential Input When measuring high d[...]

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    Chapter 2 Hardware Over view © National Instruments Corporatio n 2-3 NI 5911 User Manual Input Rang[...]

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    Chapter 2 Hardware Over view NI 5911 User Manual 2-4 ni.com if the de vice has 1 M Ω output impeda[...]

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    Chapter 2 Hardware Over view © National Instruments Corporatio n 2-5 NI 5911 User Manual analysis, [...]

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    Chapter 2 Hardware Over view NI 5911 User Manual 2-6 ni.com Like an y o ther type of con verter that[...]

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    Chapter 2 Hardware Over view © National Instruments Corporatio n 2-7 NI 5911 User Manual Calibratio[...]

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    Chapter 2 Hardware Over view NI 5911 User Manual 2-8 ni.com • The linearity of the ADC is calibrat[...]

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    Chapter 2 Hardware Over view © National Instruments Corporatio n 2-9 NI 5911 User Manual Figure 2-3[...]

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    Chapter 2 Hardware Over view NI 5911 User Manu al 2-1 0 ni.com T rigger Hold-Off Trigger hold-off is[...]

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    Chapter 2 Hardware Over view © National Instruments Corporation 2-11 NI 5 911 User Manual Multiple-[...]

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    Chapter 2 Hardware Over view NI 5911 User Manu al 2-1 2 ni.com PFI Lines as Inputs You can select PF[...]

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    © National Instruments Corporatio n A- 1 NI 5911 User Manual A Specifications This appendix lists t[...]

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    Appendix A Specifications NI 5911 User Manual A-2 ni.com Sample onboard memory .....................[...]

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    Appendix A Specifications © National Instruments Corporatio n A- 3 NI 5911 User Manual Acquisition [...]

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    Appendix A Specifications NI 5911 User Manual A-4 ni.com Filtering Dynamic Range Noise (excluding in[...]

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    Appendix A Specifications © National Instruments Corporatio n A- 5 NI 5911 User Manual Distortion T[...]

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    Appendix A Specifications NI 5911 User Manual A-6 ni.com Clock input tolerance (as slave)...........[...]

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    Appendix A Specifications © National Instruments Corporatio n A- 7 NI 5911 User Manual Sensitivity [...]

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    Appendix A Specifications NI 5911 User Manual A-8 ni.com Operating Environment Note Multiple NI 5911[...]

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    © National Instruments Corporatio n B- 1 NI 5911 User Manual B T echnical Support Resources W eb Su[...]

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    Appendix B T echnical Support R esources NI 5911 User Manual B-2 ni.com W orldwide Support National [...]

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    © National Instruments Corporatio n G-1 NI 59 11 User Manual Glossar y Pref ix Meanings V alue p- p[...]

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    Glossary NI 5911 User Manual G-2 ni.com A C coupled the passing of a signal through a filter network[...]

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    Glossary © National Instruments Corporatio n G-3 NI 5911 User Manual clock hardware component that [...]

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    Glossary NI 5911 User Manual G-4 ni.com F filtering a type of signal conditioning that al lo w s you[...]

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    Glossary © National Instruments Corporatio n G-5 NI 5911 User Manual interrupt lev e l the relativ [...]

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    Glossary NI 5911 User Manual G-6 ni.com N noise an undesirable electrical signal — noise comes fro[...]

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    Glossary © National Instruments Corporatio n G-7 NI 5911 User Manual pretriggering the technique us[...]

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    Glossary NI 5911 User Manual G-8 ni.com sense in four-wire resistance the sense measures the v oltag[...]

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    Glossary © National Instruments Corporatio n G-9 NI 5911 User Manual V V volts V AC volts alternati[...]

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    © National Instruments Corporatio n I-1 NI 5911 User Manual Index A AC coupling, 2-4 accuracy chara[...]

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    Index NI 5911 User Manual I-2 ni.com G grounding considerations, 2-2 H hardware overview See also sp[...]

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    Index © National Instruments Corporatio n I-3 NI 5911 User Manual O operating environment specifica[...]