Category Archives: High Speed

DI-2108 USB Daq Preview

We’re excited to preview a new USB data acquisition (DAQ) instrument slated for a March/April 2016 release. Model DI-2108 is an advanced instrument with unparalleled¬†price/performance. While we can’t yet give you all the details of this remarkable product, here’s a sneak peek at some of its¬†general performance metrics: DI-2108 USB Data Acquisition (DAQ) System Major Read More

DI-730 Tackles Tough Industrial Measurements

Data Acquisition > Voltage > DI-730 Imagine this measurement environment: Simultaneous measurements of 400+ source volts and 50 millivolt current shunts that are hundreds of volts off-ground. Now imagine trying to make this measurement against the background noise of SCRs chopping the motor supply at a 10 kHz rate. Traditional PC-based instrumentation vaporizes in this Read More

Detecting Relay Chatter in Rocket Launch Vehicles

Data Acquisition > Software > WinDaq Imagine the vibrations you’d encounter as you were launched into space by a rocket. Now imagine how these vibrations can affect on-board control circuits. Since the failure of even one such component during launch can be both costly and tragic, engineers strive to simulate as much of the mission Read More

Secrets For Successful High Speed Data Acquisition

Data Acquisition > Software > WinDaq (Originally Published In Measurement & Control Magazine April, 1999) Spreadsheets, word processing, data bases, web browsers, servers, email, flight simulators, Doom™ — of all the jobs we make our personal computers do, none tasks them more than high speed, real time data acquisition. No application will more quickly reveal Read More