Brag: Scope probes

From: Gunther Schadow <>
Date: Fri Dec 20 15:31:00 2002

Hehe, you must have very special probe connectors. Here's what I
did as the cheapie that I am: I took an old Ethernet BNC cable,
cut it in half and behold I had two scope probes :-). As an added
value that I still haven't gotten around doing, I will add some
cable-shoes at the end. Works for my purposes.


Tothwolf wrote:

> I *finally* managed to get probes for my Tektronix 2213 scopes late this
> last week. I still can't quite decide which project to tackle first ;P
> Unfortunately, most of the P6120 probes are missing the slip-on clip and
> ground leads, so I appear to have some more searching ahead of me. Only
> one probe has a ground lead, which has obviously been damaged and repaired
> by a previous owner. I suspect and hope that the ground leads and clips
> will be easier to find than the rest of the probe. Does anyone know
> offhand of a source for these parts? I don't expect Tektronix to have the
> parts still available, since they told me that they sold off all parts and
> spares for the 2213 series to GTE. The last time I talked to someone at
> GTE about 2213 parts, they were less than helpful, and suggested I either
> send them the scope for repairs (it just needs the plastic front panel) or
> go buy a new scope.
> -Toth
Received on Fri Dec 20 2002 - 15:31:00 GMT

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