Operating Tips

SHS800 Series

SHS EasyScopeX Software control

April 5, 2021

EasyScopeX software can be used with SHS series handheld oscilloscopes to provide data save and screen capture functions. The picture below shows the Wavetrace, oscilloscope screen capture (scope function, set manually on SHS front panel) and DMM screen capture (scope function, set manually on SHS front panel) NOTE: EasyscopeX cannot be used to configure the … Continued

Handheld scope isolation information

March 9, 2021

SHS800 series Analog channels, USB host, USB device, and the power/charging port share a common ground. The DMM is isolated from the other functions listed.   SHS1000 series Analog channels are isolated from the other connections. USB host, USB device, and the power/charging port share a common ground. The DMM is isolated from the other … Continued

Instrument Socket and Telnet Port Information

February 25, 2021

Product Type Product Series Socket port 5025 (Y/N) Telnet port 5024(Y/N) Digital Oscilloscope SDS5000X Y Y SDS2000X Plus Y Y SDS2000X N N SDS2000X-E Y Y SDS1000X N N SDS1000X-E Y Y SDS1104X-U Y Y SDS1000CML+ N N SDS1000DL+ N N Waveform Generator SDG6000X Y Y SDG2000X Y Y SDG1000X Y Y SDG800 N N … Continued

SHS800/1000 oscilloscope record function details

October 11, 2019

The SIGLENT SHS800 and 1000 family of handheld oscilloscopes have the ability to record and playback multiple trigger events. When an event triggers data collection on the scope, the waveforms are recorded for the timebase selected. The trigger will rearm, and the instrument will wait for the next event. In this way, each triggered event … Continued

SHS USB connectivity

August 29, 2019

The SIGLENT SHS series of handheld oscilloscopes can be directly controlled by a computer using the supplied USB-to-USB mini cable and can be controlled using EasyScopeX software. In some cases, you may experience issues with the USB connection to the computer. The first step is to check the SHS communications setting. Press User > and … Continued

Currently supported instruments for use with the SIGLENT USB-GPIB adapter

August 8, 2019

The SIGLENT USB-GPIB adaptor currently works with the following SIGLENT instruments: Multimeters – SDM3065X/SDM3065X-SC SDM3055/SDM3055-SC SDM3045X   Function/Arbitrary waveform generators – SDG6000X Series SDG5000 Series SDG2000X Series SDG1000X Series SDG1000 Series   Spectrum & vector network analyzers – SSA3000X Series SSA3000X Plus Series SVA1000X Series   Oscilloscopes – SDS1000CFL 

Oscilloscope Specifications: What does “div” mean in the specifications?

February 27, 2019

The term “div” for most SIGLENT specifications is equal to the Vertical Scale value (Commonly shown in units of Volts/div). Take the specification for the DC Gain Accuracy of a SIGLENT SDS1052DL+ For ranges ≤ 100 mV/div, the DC Gain Accuracy is given as ± [3% × (|reading|+|offset|) +1% × |offset| +0.2 * div+2 mV] If: Reading = 0.5 … Continued

Are your instruments FCC compliant?

December 14, 2018

Test and measurement equipment is exempt from FCC emissions limits per CFR 47, Part 15, para 15.103(c): https://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/CFR-2002-title47-vol1/pdf/CFR-2002-title47-vol1-sec15-103.pdf Specifically: “(c) A digital device used exclusively as industrial, commercial, or medical test equipment.”