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by Steve Smith
Tue Jun 11, 2019 10:38 am
Forum: PicoScope 6 Automotive software
Topic: Maths is cool
Replies: 23
Views: 6933

Re: Maths is cool

Many thanks for the posts and continued views of this thread as the power of maths certainly adds new dimension to post capture analysis. I want to add in here 2 other forum posts that should be included looking at RMS values of AC signals. Whilst the maths can be challenging, once you have the math...
by Steve Smith
Tue Jun 11, 2019 9:53 am
Forum: Diagnostic discussion
Topic: Pico-Engine Non-Invasive testing Webinar Q & A
Replies: 9
Views: 1033

Re: Pico-Engine Non-Invasive testing Webinar Q & A

Question 4. 1. Testing 3-Phase Motor/Generators using existing Pico accessories 2. How do we profile current flow through these motors Before we begin here there are a number of Do’s & Don’ts when testing HV & EV vehicles. Awareness, Working environment, Training, and current Qualifications are par...
by Steve Smith
Tue Jun 11, 2019 9:45 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Cheers From Midland Texas
Replies: 1
Views: 165

Re: Cheers From Midland Texas

Hello and welcome to the forum. You most certainly have a wealth of skills we can all benefit from and I hope you find the information here compliments and challenges those skill sets. Please feel free to post when you can and all the best with your new adventure and explorations Take care......Steve
by Steve Smith
Tue Jun 11, 2019 8:26 am
Forum: PicoScope 6 Automotive software
Topic: New PicoScope Automotive Software 6.13.17.4271
Replies: 10
Views: 1063

Re: New PicoScope Automotive Software 6.13.17.4271

Once again, thank you for the continued feedback and patience with the coupling concern mentioned above. This has now been resolved and a new version (6.13.18) will be available from tomorrow afternoon (12/06/19) here: https://www.picoauto.com/downloads To clarify, when changing the coupling mode wi...
by Steve Smith
Thu Jun 06, 2019 7:53 am
Forum: Diagnostic discussion
Topic: Pico-Engine Non-Invasive testing Webinar Q & A
Replies: 9
Views: 1033

Re: Pico-Engine Non-Invasive testing Webinar Q & A

Question 3. Can you confirm the fluids that are compatible with the WPS 500X Pressure Transducer? If we follow the owner’s manual (see link further down) to the letter page 8 states: Compatible fluid types The WPS500X is suitable for use with the following types of fluid: • Gasoline and diesel (low...
by Steve Smith
Mon Jun 03, 2019 4:31 pm
Forum: Diagnostic discussion
Topic: Pico-Engine Non-Invasive testing Webinar Q & A
Replies: 9
Views: 1033

Re: Pico-Engine Non-Invasive testing Webinar Q & A

Question 2. Dealing with the Fiat Twin Air “in cylinder” pressure captures and multiple variables. I am not sure how this came about but I certainly scribbled it down on my pad during the webinar. “Multiple variables” are the challenges we face with diagnosis and engine evaluation is one such examp...
by Steve Smith
Mon Jun 03, 2019 12:04 pm
Forum: Diagnostic discussion
Topic: Pico-Engine Non-Invasive testing Webinar Q & A
Replies: 9
Views: 1033

Pico-Engine Non-Invasive testing Webinar Q & A

Practical Pico - Non-invasive engine condition testing Q&A Many thanks once again to those who could attend the following Pico Practical Session https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fEqC2ZFWNdI and for the questions raised on the night that could not be answered fully. Below I will go through the outstan...
by Steve Smith
Mon Jun 03, 2019 11:11 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello to all from Slovakia
Replies: 1
Views: 177

Re: Hello to all from Slovakia

Hello and welcome to the forum.

We have a lot for you to get through here which can be a little challenging.

If there is something you cannot find then please feel free to post and collectively we will try to help

Take care.....Steve
by Steve Smith
Mon Jun 03, 2019 11:08 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: hello, newbie here!
Replies: 1
Views: 146

Re: hello, newbie here!

Hello and thank you for the introduction, welcome to the forum. You will find a wealth of information here to get you going but most certainly a visit to out training page will be most helpful.https://www.picoauto.com/library/training The Scope School sections are a great place to start along with t...
by Steve Smith
Mon Jun 03, 2019 11:00 am
Forum: Case studies
Topic: 2018 Camaro reduced engine power
Replies: 4
Views: 727

Re: 2018 Camaro reduced engine power

Many thanks Ben for taking the time out to create and share this case study. They are so time consuming and often longer than the diagnosis itself! I have no doubt this study will help others based on the fact that when the scope has captured a momentary event, you can pursue the circuit with confid...