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Reference Values; what to expect - DSP FTA Series

Reference values give a good indication that the sources are operating as expected.

They DO NOT give any assurance that the reference test leads are clean and in good condition.

As a guide, when setting a reference, you should expect better than:

DSP-FTA410/20S  62.5/125 µm -20.5 dBm
DSP-FTA410/20S  50/125 µm -24.5 dBm
DSP-FTA430S -9.0 dBm
DSP-FTA440S -9.0 dBm

You may be reading this article because you are experiencing negative loss readings or inconsistent test results. Your next step is to verify the quality of your reference leads. Click here to verify the quality of your reference leads. Poor quality reference leads are the principle cause of negative loss and inconsistent test results.

Author: Fluke Networks

Creation Date: 2014-02-28

Last Modified: 2014-02-28