Proper Practice for Preventing Probing Pitfalls

When visiting engineering labs world-wide, I am often asked to characterize or debug a system. Before I do any of that, I always take a very close look at the connection to the device under test. In about 25% of my characterization sessions, the gotcha I run into is improper connection to the device under test. Here are some of the most common, along with some tips for avoiding them.

To read the rest of this article please visit my Scope Guru on Signal Integrity Blog, on EDN’s site.

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