<HTML> <HEAD> <META NAME="GENERATOR" CONTENT="Adobe PageMill 2.0 Mac"> <META HTTP-EQUIV="Content-Type" CONTENT="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1"> <TITLE>A-D converters</TITLE> <LINK REV="made" HREF="mailto:%20chappell@citrus.ucr.edu"> <script language="JavaScript"> javascript: resizeTo(750,480) </script> <style> /*---- CROSS BROWSER DROPDOWN MENU ----*/ ul#nav {margin: 6 0 0 10px;} ul.drop a { display:block; color: #000080; font-family: Arial; font-size: 14px; text-decoration: none;} ul.drop, ul.drop li, ul.drop ul { list-style: none; margin: 0; padding: 0; border: 1px solid #fff; background: #e0e0e0; color: #0000FF;} ul.drop { position: relative; z-index: 597; float: left; } ul.drop li { float: left; line-height: 1.3em; vertical-align: middle; zoom: 1; padding: 2px 15px; } ul.drop li.hover, ul.drop li:hover { position: relative; z-index: 599; cursor: default; background: #20b2aa; } ul.drop ul { visibility: hidden; position: absolute; top: 100%; left: 0; z-index: 598; width: 295px; background: #555; border: 1px solid #fff; } ul.drop ul li { float: none; } ul.drop ul ul { top: -2px; left: 100%; } ul.drop li:hover > ul { visibility: visible } </style> </HEAD> <BODY> <TABLE WIDTH="700" HEIGHT="22" BORDER="0" CELLSPACING="0" CELLPADDING="6"> <TR> <TD><IMG SRC="newLHXicon.gif"> &nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;</TD> <TD><FONT FACE = "Lucida Grande" COLOR="#000000" SIZE=+3> &nbsp;&nbsp; A-D converter types </FONT><br> <FONT FACE="Lucida Grande" SIZE="-1" color ="#000000" > <ul id="nav" class="drop"> <li><a href="LHFileMenu.html">File</a> <UL> <li><a href="LabHelpMenu.html">'LabHelper' menu</a></li> </ul> <li><a href="EditMenu.html">Edit</a> <li><a href="ViewMenu.html">View</a></li> <li><a href="A-DMenu.html">A-D</a></li> <li><a href="D-AMenu.html">D-A</a></li> <li><a href="LHSpecialMenu.html">Special</a></li> </ul> </ul> <ul id="nav" class="drop"> <li><a href="LabHelperTopics.html">using LabHelper</a></li> </ul> </table> <TABLE WIDTH="700" BORDER="0" CELLSPACING="2" CELLPADDING="0"><TR><TD WIDTH="100%"> <FONT FACE ="Lucida Grande, Arial, sans-serif"> <p>Several types of external (<b>serial interface</b>) A-D converters can be used with <b>LabHelper</b><b>.</b>&nbsp; In addition, it can read streamed serial data from instruments that provide serial data output (but only one such instrument at a time can be connected).&nbsp; The supported A-D devices are described at these links:</p> <table width = "750" Border = "0"> <tr><td>A-D converters: <td> <FONT FACE = "Lucida Grande"> <ul id="nav" class="drop"> <li><a href="externalADSable.html">Sable UI2, UI3</a></li> <li><a href="externalADDatataker.html">Datatakers</a></li> <li><a href="externalADADAM.html">ADAM modules</a></li> <li><a href="externalADadc1.html">RMS ADC-1</a></li> <li><a href="streamingSerial.html">Serial streaming</a></li></ul> </table> <p><b><i>Note</i></b> for all A-D converters:&nbsp; Modern Macs lack built-in serial ports, so for all A-D converters but the Sable UI3, you'll need a <b>USB to serial converter</b> and driver software (and you may need the latter for the UI3). &nbsp; The units made by Keyspan (now, TrippLite), specifically the <FONT size = +1><b>USA-19HS</b>, function reliably with LabHelper.&nbsp; <FONT COLOR ="FF0000"><i><u>Other brands have not worked well, or at all</i></u>.</font> <HR ALIGN=Center width = 85%><table width = "730" Border = "0"> <tr><td>Other links: <td> <FONT FACE = "Lucida Grande"> <ul id="nav" class="drop"> <li><a href="LabHelperHP.html">Overview</a></li> <li><a href="LHalerts.html">Alerts</a></li> <li><a href="LHcredits.html">Credits</a></li> <li><a href="http://warthog.ucr.edu/">Warthog Systems</a></li> <li><a href="mailto:chappell@ucr.edu?subject=Warthog%20LabHelper%20question">email</a></li> </ul> </table> </BODY> </HTML>