[KwartzLab] An Open-Source Oscilloscope!
md at cantares.on.ca
Fri Jun 8 00:02:00 EDT 2012
They don't "support" Canada, do they?
At 10:51 PM -0400 6/7/12, Jeff Schmidt wrote:
>Definitely a kickstarter candidate!
>Sent from my iPod
>On Jun 7, 2012, at 10:36 PM, Chris Bruner <cbruner at quadro.net> wrote:
>> It sounds like an ideal kickstarter project. I attempted something
>>similar with an arduino sampling on the a/d port and graphing it on
>>the PC. I wasn't happy with the results, and ended up giving up as
>>it seemed to be getting more complicated then I wanted to spend the
>> On 6/7/2012 6:34 PM, Michael Dunn wrote:
>>> I'm hoping some of you might be interested in an open-source
>>>HW/SW project I've proposed - a professional performance
>>> Discussion and definition has started here:
>>> I know... There are tons of scopes out there, from toy on up.
>>>But this will be unique:
>>> - High-performance (e.g., 500MHz, 1-2GS/s, ~128MS buffer)
>>> - Fast-acquisition mode (some $20K+ scopes don't have this; no
>>>cheap ones do)
>>> - Modular input design using daughtercards
>>> - Advanced triggers
>>> - High-res at lower sampling rates
>>> - Logic inputs
>>> - Signal gen output, also enabling TDR, VNA?, basic swept measurements...
>>> We're aiming for a baseboard cost of maybe $400. Each input
>>>module (if high speed) will be about the same.
>>> And being open-source, there's no limit to the advanced analysis
>>>software we can write for this. Coooooool.
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>>> Discuss at kwartzlab.ca
>> Chris Bruner
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