How do you Activate the Frequency Hopping Option for the DG5000 Series?

The Rigol DG5000 series of arbitrary waveform generators have optional Frequency Hopping capabilities. Here are the steps to obtaining and activating the option.• Purchase the Rigol Frequency Hopping Licence. NOTE: Each license is tied to an individual serial number, so please have your serial number ready when you are purchasing the license.• In most cases, the license will be emailed to...

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Rigol up to 15% Discount for Education

Education Discount - Up to 15% off Selected Items

Rigol Online are able to offer up to 15% on selected items. This special offer is open to schools, colleges and universities. We offer educational discount for the following collections and series: Rigol DS/MSO Oscilloscopes: • Rigol DS6000 Series• Rigol MSO4000 Series• Rigol DS4000 Series• Rigol DS2000A Series• Rigol MSO2000A Series Rigol Waveform Generators: • Rigol DG5000 Series• Rigol DG4000 Series Rigol Spectrum Analysers • Rigol DSA800 Series• Rigol...

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Rigol DG5000 Self Test Procedure

To perform a self test on the Rigol DG5000 series of arbitrary waveform generators, follow these steps:1. Power on the unit.2. Press Utility 3. Press the Right arrow (bottom, middle of the instrument front panel)4. Press the Test/Cal button (bottom soft key under the menu item)5. Press Secure Code6. Enter the security code “2010”. Start by using the rotating selector wheel...

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Waveform Generators - Rigol PA1011 Power Amplifier Overview

The Rigol PA1011 is a USB controlled 10 watts 1MHz power amplifier. The Rigol PA1011 features a ± 10V input and a ± 12 V output.The PA1011 offers a selection of useful features, such as:- 10X amplification- Inverting and non-inverting output- DC offset- Storable amplification settings; allowing independent operationUsage:The Rigol PA1011 can be controlled through a PC or a compatible...

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Waveform Generators - Loading Arbitrary Waveforms on a DG1022/A

Here are simple instructions to load an Arbitrary Waveform:1. Press "ARB" function key on the front of the instrument.2. Press the blue-grey "Load" softkey.3. Press the blue-grey "Stored" softkey.4. Use the scroll wheel to select the ARB of interest, selected file will then be highlighted.5. Press the blue-grey "Recall" softkey. Now, the selected waveform is loaded and ready to run.6....

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Oscilloscopes - Why is my scope showing a Sine Wave when I expect a Square wave?

A scope user attempting to view a square wave on an oscilloscope might view a sine wave of the same frequency in place of a square wave. This is not a necessarily a sign of a defect with the scope or the generator, however an effect of the constituent higher frequency harmonic components of the square wave itself.To understand this...

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