[time-nuts] Prologix GPIB adapter w/Tektronix TDS320

Marco IK1ODO ik1odo at spin-it.com
Fri Sep 9 21:25:10 UTC 2011

At 22:07 09/09/2011, you wrote:
>Has anybody had success with the Prologix GPIB adapter and Tektronix 
>TDS320 scope?
>1st goal is screen capture/plot
>2nd goal would be to control the scope
>I have had good results using John Miles 7470.exe with a HP Spectrum 
>analyzer, however I can't get it to work on the TDS320.
>I have also had good results using Ulrich Bangert's EZGPIB with a HP 
>power supply and DVM, but don't know any of the commands for the TDS320.

The Prologix works, but the TDS 3xx series does not support plotters 
- only printers. I found no way of plotting in 7470A style.
Possibly (not tried) you may export a print in .PS or bitmap format, 
and save the file with a terminal emulator program.

73 - Marco IK1ODO

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