Rigol DS1052E – An Inexpensive DSO

The Rigol DS1052E is a nice digital oscilloscope for little money. It has a USB and RS232 interface over which you can interact with it on your computer. I put the detailed specifications of the device in a Github Gist.

The USB Port - USBTMC

lsusb reveals

Bus 006 Device 006:...

Agilent Technologies DSO-X 2024A

I copied the specifications into a Gist on Github.

Remote Control via Agilent IO Libraries

Read p.280 in the German or p.272 in the English manual.

Tektronix TDS3054B 500 MHz 4 Channel Digital Phosphor Oscilloscope - with Python

One problem that I found out when trying to set the Tektronix TDS3054B up for network access is certainly a firmware bug: You can set the network adapter to get an IP address via DHCP or set it manually (the bug occurs on both). Let's say you choose to set the...