Category Archives: The Signal Path

TSP #3 – Camera Flash Circuit and Nixie Tube Tutorial (Part 3/3)

In this episode (Part 3/3) Shahriar explores the principle operation of a camera flash circuit. The flash circuit is analyzed at the schematic level and through measurements. He then moves on to power a nixie tube using this circuit and calculates the efficiency of the DC-DC converter for this type Continue reading TSP #3 – Camera Flash Circuit and Nixie Tube Tutorial (Part 3/3)

TSP #3 – Camera Flash Circuit and Nixie Tube Tutorial (Part 2/3)

In this episode (Part 2/3) Shahriar explores the principle operation of a camera flash circuit. The flash circuit is analyzed at the schematic level and through measurements. He then moves on to power a nixie tube using this circuit and calculates the efficiency of the DC-DC converter for this type Continue reading TSP #3 – Camera Flash Circuit and Nixie Tube Tutorial (Part 2/3)

TSP #3 – Camera Flash Circuit and Nixie Tube Tutorial (Part 1/3)

In this episode (Part 1/3) Shahriar explores the principle operation of a camera flash circuit. The flash circuit is analyzed at the schematic level and through measurements. He then moves on to power a nixie tube using this circuit and calculates the efficiency of the DC-DC converter for this type Continue reading TSP #3 – Camera Flash Circuit and Nixie Tube Tutorial (Part 1/3)

TSP #2 – Saleae Logic and Logic16 Product Teardown

In this episode Shahriar takes a look inside the “Logic”, “Logic16” and USBee SX which were reviewed in the previous episode. The PCBs get a closeup inspection along with some insight into the design of these products. How do they compare? Well, you’ll have to watch the video to find Continue reading TSP #2 – Saleae Logic and Logic16 Product Teardown

TSP #1 – Saleae Logic and Logic16 Product Review (Part 2/2)

As our first episode (Part 2/2) Shahriar will review two products from Saleae: “Logic” and the brand new “Logic16″. The video review also features USBee SX which is a direct competitor to Logic. Logic ($149) and Logic16 ($299) can be purchased directly from Saleae’s website or from one of their Continue reading TSP #1 – Saleae Logic and Logic16 Product Review (Part 2/2)

TSP #1 – Saleae Logic and Logic16 Product Review (Part 1/2)

As our first episode (Part 1/2) Shahriar will review two products from Saleae: “Logic” and the brand new “Logic16″. The video review also features USBee SX which is a direct competitor to Logic. Logic ($149) and Logic16 ($299) can be purchased directly from Saleae’s website or from one of their Continue reading TSP #1 – Saleae Logic and Logic16 Product Review (Part 1/2)