Tektronix TPS2012B Oscilloscope
Digital Storage Oscilloscope
Battery powered or line powered
Two rechargeable battery packs (second battery pack optional)
Independently isolated channels with no shared common ground
TPS2PWR1 Power Analysis application (optional)
Support for compatible voltage probes and current probes
Context-sensitive help system
Color LCD display
Selectable 20 MHz bandwidth limit
2500 point record length for each channel
Autoranging for quick set up and hands-free operation
Cursors with readouts
Trigger frequency readout
Eleven automatic measurements
Waveform averaging and peak detection
Dual time base
Math functions: +, -, and × operations
Math Fast Fourier Transform (FFT)
Pulse Width trigger capability
Video trigger capability with line-selectable triggering
Setup and waveform storage
Removable mass storage
Variable persistence display
RS-232 and Centronics ports
OpenChoice PC Communications Software
and help topics in ten languages
2.18 Mbytes (2285789 Bytes)
01 August 2004
Electronic document, no scan, very well readable.
25 August 2019
This manual contains operating information for the TPS2000B Series
Storage Oscilloscopes. The manual consists of the following chapters:
The Getting Started chapter briefly describes features of the Oscilloscope
and provides installation instructions.
The Operating Basics chapter covers operating principles of the oscilloscopes.
The Understanding Oscilloscope
Functions chapter describes basic operations
and functions of an oscilloscope: setting up the Oscilloscope
acquiring data, scaling and positioning waveforms, and taking measurements.
The Application Examples chapter provides examples on how to solve a
variety of measurement problems.
The Math FFT chapter describes how to use the Math Fast Fourier Transform
function to convert a time-domain signal into its frequency components
The Communications chapter describes how to set up the RS-232 and
Centronics ports to use the Oscilloscope
with external devices, such as printers
The Removable Mass Storage chapter describes how to use a CompactFlash
card and Oscilloscope
functions available when a card is in use.
The Managing TPSBAT Battery Packs chapter describes how to use, charge,
calibrate, and replace battery packs.
The Reference chapter describes the selections or available range of values
for each option.
The Appendix A: TPS2000B Specifications chapter includes electrical,
environmental, and physical specifications for the Oscilloscope
The Appendix B: TPP0101 and TPP0201 Series Probes Information chapter
includes information on and specifications for the TPP0101 and TPP0201
The Appendix C: Accessories
chapter briefly describes standard and optional
The Appendix D: Cleaning chapter describes how to take care of the
The Appendix E: Default Setup chapter contains a list of the menus and
controls with the default (factory) settings that are recalled when you push
the Default Setup front-panel button.
The Appendix F: Font Licenses chapter provides the licenses to use specific
The Appendix G: TPS2000B Compatible Probe
Maximum Voltages chapter
lists the maximum voltages of compatible probes.