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by Liteace
Mon May 06, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: PicoScope 6 Automotive software
Topic: Time trigger
Replies: 18
Views: 1332

Re: Time trigger

I'll give this a go when its back in

Thanks all for the help up to now
by Liteace
Tue Apr 16, 2019 10:00 pm
Forum: PicoScope 6 Automotive software
Topic: Time trigger
Replies: 18
Views: 1332

Re: Time trigger

We are going to need a minimum of 3 scope channels: Channel A Crankshaft. This signal is fixed and will be used as our “Clock” in which to reference the camshaft signal Channel B camshaft (Inlet with the Auris above) This signal is variable depending on VVT Control and timing chain/belt wear Channe...
by Liteace
Tue Apr 16, 2019 9:56 pm
Forum: PicoScope 6 Automotive software
Topic: Time trigger
Replies: 18
Views: 1332

Re: Time trigger

We are going to need a minimum of 3 scope channels: Channel A Crankshaft. This signal is fixed and will be used as our “Clock” in which to reference the camshaft signal Channel B camshaft (Inlet with the Auris above) This signal is variable depending on VVT Control and timing chain/belt wear Channe...
by Liteace
Mon Apr 15, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: PicoScope 6 Automotive software
Topic: Time trigger
Replies: 18
Views: 1332

Re: Time trigger

Thanks for the response and updates on this, it's back in next week so I'll do reading, make some notes and test again

Thanks again
by Liteace
Wed Apr 10, 2019 8:17 pm
Forum: PicoScope 6 Automotive software
Topic: Time trigger
Replies: 18
Views: 1332

Re: Time trigger

I really appreciated help / input from Autonerdz amd PicoKev, thanks guy's but It didnt work as needed Is this now a dead duck now regarding help / support from Pico team, one very short reply from Martyn on the 8th, and that's it. I hope your not sulking because I slagged off the clips, if you are ...
by Liteace
Mon Apr 08, 2019 4:54 pm
Forum: PicoScope 6 Automotive software
Topic: Time trigger
Replies: 18
Views: 1332

Re: Time trigger

Pulse Width Trigger would be the way to go I dont know how to multi quote sorry, Ive tried this and still no luck, I was expecting to see the, what do we call it, trigger bar? extend horizontally when I was playing with the settings, it didnt it only extended and retract vertically and that didnt h...
by Liteace
Mon Apr 08, 2019 4:33 pm
Forum: PicoScope 6 Automotive software
Topic: Time trigger
Replies: 18
Views: 1332

Re: Time trigger

PicoKev wrote:
Mon Apr 08, 2019 2:34 pm


Why do you need a trigger?

Kev.
I want to see the cam timing change when I activate it with tech2, set-up is the same as checking for stretched chain but I cant stop it dancing about, can this be checked with a streaming waveform ?
by Liteace
Mon Apr 08, 2019 1:25 pm
Forum: PicoScope 6 Automotive software
Topic: Time trigger
Replies: 18
Views: 1332

Re: Time trigger

Thanks for the replies, I've tried both these mentioned methods and still no luck, I cant adjust the pulse width trigger horizontally to get it to do anything, it'll adjust vertically but that's no good as that's voltage again, it's will a step by step would be good as I'm loosing the will to live w...
by Liteace
Sun Apr 07, 2019 10:28 pm
Forum: PicoScope 6 Automotive software
Topic: Time trigger
Replies: 18
Views: 1332

Time trigger

Is there anyway to set a time trigger as opposed to a voltage trigger, Im trying to check cam variators but the waveform is dancing about as it triggering of anything it likes as you can see in the pic.
any clues, can it be done?
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by Liteace
Mon Mar 25, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: Automotive kit hardware
Topic: Clips
Replies: 7
Views: 618

Re: Clips

I went to Lidl today, I sometime have a look through their stuff, they had battery / alternator testers at 3 euro's each ba t.PNG I looked at them then, laughed and thought, I bet they're good for 3 euro's BUT then looked again and bought 2 just for these: IMG_20190325_160732.jpg quality clips with ...