Quiz: Intelligent Instruments (1982), DMMs Part 2?
Posted @ 7/13/2016 11:30 AM
"Last week in Part 1, we covered some DMMs featured in a 1982 EDN article "Intelligent Instruments" by Gary Chesnutis in the March 3, 1982 issue. This ten-page article covered 21 test instruments, all of which had microprocessors and some form of communications. At the time, the IBM PC was brand new and thus, engineers were using other computers such as those by HP and DEC to communicate with instruments. (For the record, EDNannounced the release of the IBM PC in its 25th anniversary issue dated October 14, 1981. The announcement was just another product announcement found in the new product section.)"
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Here's the second part to last week's Intelligent Instruments quiz.