GPIB to USB Adapter
Features & Benefits
- Enables GPIB Control of Tektronix Instruments through the USB Port of Tektronix Instruments Compliant with USBTMC-USB488 Standards
- GPIB Primary Address is Assignable through the Host Tektronix Instrument
- Powered by USB Host or Optional External Power Supply
- LED Indicators Provide Power, Adapter Status, and USB Status
- Can be used in Rackmount Instrument Configurations
- Digital Design
- Research and Development
- Manufacturing Test
- ATE Environments
- Service and Support
Tektronix Instrument GPIB Adapter
The TEK-USB-488 Adapter enables communication between a GPIB bus controller, and the USB port of a USBTMC-USB488 compliant Tektronix instrument (for example, the DPO4000 Series Oscilloscopes).
Adapter configuration to controller and instrument
Compatible with Tektronix instruments providing USBTMC-USB488 compliant USB ports supporting the protocol and USB extensions required for setting the adapter’s GPIB primary address. For USBTMC-USB488 instruments not supporting these USB extensions and protocol, the GPIB address defaults to address “1” and cannot be changed. Each adapter controls one instrument and does not support use of USB hubs.
IEEE 488 (GPIB) Compatibility
Physical Connection - GPIB interface connector provided on adapter.
Compliance - IEEE 488.2 compliant.
Bulk Data Rate - Specification not available at this time.
Front-panel Indicators - Power Applied, Adapter Status, and USB Status.
Operating - 0 °C to +50 °C.
Nonoperating - -20 °C to +60 °C.
Operating - (High) 40 °C to 50 °C, 10% to 60% relative humidity; (Low) 0 °C to 40 °C, 10% to 90% relative humidity.
Nonoperating - (High) 40 °C to 60 °C, 5% to 60% relative humidity; (Low) 0 °C to 40 °C, 5% to 90% relative humidity.
Operating - Up to 3,000 m (10,000 ft.).
Nonoperating - Up to 15,240 m (50,000 ft.).
Emissions Compliance - EN 55011, Class A.
EMC Compliance - EN61326, Class A.
Compliance Labeling -
C-Tick (Australia / New Zealand).
CE (European Union).
WEEE (European Union).
Source Power - Provided by USB host or orderable external power supply.
Power Consumption - Regulated at 5 VDC at <500 mA.
One year parts and labor.
GPIB (IEEE488.2) to USB Adapter
Includes: Adapter, 2 USB cables, user manual.
Opt. R3 - Repair Service 3 years including warranty.
Opt. R5 - Repair Service 5 years including warranty.
Opt. SILV100 - Standard Warranty Extended to 5 Years.
USB Host-to-Device Cable, 1 m Length - Order 174-4401-xx.
GPIB Cable, 1 m Length - Order 012-0991-01.
GPIB Cable, 2 m Length - Order 012-0991-xx.
5 V ±5% 500 mA Power Supply*1 - Order 119-5883-xx.
*1 Does not include power cord which must be ordered separately from International Power Plugs listing.
International Power Plugs
US Power - Order 161-0066-xx.
Universal Euro Power - Order 161-0066-09.
United Kingdom Power - Order 161-0066-10.
Australia Power - Order 161-0066-13.
Switzerland Power - Order 161-0154-xx.
Japan Power - Order 161-A005-xx.
China Power - Order 161-0304-xx.
India, South Africa Power - Order 161-0400-xx.
Tektronix is registered to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001 by SRI Quality System Registrar.
Product(s) complies with IEEE Standard 488.1-1987, RS-232-C, and with Tektronix Standard Codes and Formats.