#100: Repairing a vintage pulse/function generator (part 1)



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I got this 30+ years old "Global Specialities 8201" pulse generator / function generator / frequency counter with the description that the lights are on but nobody is home, i.e. no output. In this video, I track my attempts repairing it. Since there are many faults, this is only part 1. I don't know yet how many parts there will be.

PS: Yay! This is my 100th YouTube video ... I better start numbering them from now on...

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00:00 hunt for documentation
02:51 power on & tour
05:21 fixing the power rail
12:00 fixing the offset fault
17:22 the amplitude fault
27:11 firmware update
29:17 the (still faulty) LM311DP
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