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cathode ray oscilloscope

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tube photograph

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tube diagram

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y plates

x plates

anode

heater supply

- + H.T. supply

phosphor screen

electron gun photograph

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summary

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y plates
electron gun produces a beam of electrons anode

x plates

light produced on the screen by electron beam

heater supply

-plates + deflects the trace vertically H.T. supply

a p.d. across the y

a p.d. across the x plates deflects the phosphor trace horizontally

screen

gain andf time-base controls

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peak voltage

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Peak p.d. = 3 Divisions x 1.0 mV/div = 3.0 mV

period & frequency

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period = 4.0 divisions x 1.0 ms/div = 4.0 ms frequency = 1 / period frequency = 1 / 0.004 s frequency = 250 Hz

self test

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