User Guide: Teradyne FLEX Tester BBAC Instrument for Mixed-Signal Testing (ICI-254)

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This user guide introduces the Broadband/Baseband AC (BBAC) instrument in the FLEX tester.

User Guide: Teradyne FLEX Tester BBAC Instrument for Mixed-Signal Testing (ICI-254)

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Description

Product Description

Prepared by Dong (Hudson) An, Mixed-Signal Collaboratory Engineer, CMC Microsystems.

 

This user guide introduces the Broadband/Baseband AC (BBAC) instrument in the FLEX tester. The BBAC instrument is used to source and capture AC signals at a frequency of less than 15 MHz. There are two source channels and two captures channel on BBAC, each of which can operate in either a single-ended mode or differential mode. The resolution of BBAC is 16 bits.


An example test program is developed to illustrate the steps to program the BBAC instrument. This is done by verifying the cut-off frequency of a 1st-order RC low-pass filter (LPF). A sine wave is sent into the device under test (DUT), and the output waveform is captured and analyzed to observe the behavior of the LPF.

 

The items available for download include:

  • user guide, and
  • sample test program.

 

All CMC account holders with a Prototyping or Designer Subscription are authorized to access this product. For more information contact Linda Dougherty at licensing@cmc.ca or 613-530-4787. 

Support

Support Information
Product Specialist:
Version:1.0
Status:Released
Introduction Date:September 28, 2010
Last Updated:November 7, 2017
Support Level:Supported
Delivery Method:CMC Download
Client Access:CMC Download