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Agilent 8164B, Keysight 8164B, HP 8164B
Lightwave Measurement System

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Manufacturer: Keysight / Agilent / HP
Model: 8164B

Keysight / Agilent 8164B Lightwave Measurement System

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KEYSIGHT 8164B (Agilent) - Available for Rent

The Keysight 8164B Lightwave Measurement System is the ideal mainframe for test solutions of fast and accurate optical applications because it hosts one of Keysight high end tunable laser sources and up to 4 compact modules.

The Keysight 8164B Lightwave Multimeter system has a variety of plug-in modules available, suited for set-ups requiring:

  • Single or dual channel power meters
  • Single or dual wavelength ixed or tunable sources
  • Loss test sets
  • Return loss test sets

Features of the Keysight 8164B include:

  • 1 Slot for hosting a tunable laser source
  • 4 Slots for hosting power modules, return loss modules, compact tunable lasers or fixed laser sources
  • Built-in applications: (Passive Component Test, Stability, Logging)
  • Extensive triggering functionality
  • Both LAN and GPIB interface for remote control

Specifications of the Keysight 8164B include:

  • Display: Graphical active color display, 640 x 480 points visible, 4 updates per second, VGA connector for external monitor
    Display resolution: Compatibility The Keysight 8164B mainframe supports all 8153A Series and 8163A & B Series modules. 1
    Trigger: True synchronous on all channels. Max. 100 kHz for triggering and 1 MHz (50% duty cycle) for external digital modulation.
  • Environmental: 
    • Storage temperature: –40 °C to +70 °C
    • Operating temperature: 0 °C to +35 °C
    • Humidity: < 80% rH from 10 °C to 35 °C
    • Power: AC 100 to 240 V ± 10%, 50/60 Hz , 280 VA max.
    • Dimensions (height x width x length): 145 mm x 426 mm x 545 mm (5.8” x 16.9” x 21.6”)
    • Weight: net 20 kg, shipping 23 kg
    • GPIB capability: Yes
    • GPIB interface function codes: 2 SH1, AH1, T6, L4, SR0, RL1, PP0, DC1, DT0, C0. SCPI Standard
    • GPIB interface performance: Max. 300 kB/sec (burst data rate during read of 12001 data points from power meter)
    • Parallel printer interface: Centronics
    • RS232 interface: max. baud rate 115200 bps
    • Number of modules: 4/1 modules

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