The HP 8662A Synthesized Generator

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The HP 8662A Synthesized Signal Generator . . .


. . . A 100 man years of engineering !


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World's lowest SSB phase noise

The HP 8662A, born in 1980, remains the HP Low Phase-Noise masterpiece for more than 20 years. It became the foundation of the HP 3048 Phase Noise Test Set system, used world wide to test OTHER quiet oscillators.

One of the many possible configuration of the HP 3048 Phase Noise Test System


The HP 8662A made Dieter Scherer world famous as the author of the HP Phase Noise Measurement Seminar which he gave around the world in the Microwave Symposiums.

The 1985, HP Phase Noise
Measurement Seminar
Courtesy of the Hewlett-Packard Company

The HP Phase Noise Seminar


RF & Microwave Phase Noise Measurement Seminar


A copy of the document created in 1985 by Hewlett Packard and produced during RF & Microwave Measurement Seminars.


PDF File of the 1985, Phase Noise Seminar (6.9 Mb)





The HP 8662A, "NEW" in the 1980 General Catalog



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