Hamlet Video International Ltd - Video Test and Measurement - microflex

By: Hamlet Video International  05/12/2011
Keywords: Test And Measurement, Video Test

FAQs

We hope some of the frequently asked question we  have had will provide assistance, if not please contact us directly or go through your supplier.


Q  What Modules are compatible with the MicroFlex
A  There are currently six (6) modules that can fit into the MicroFlex chassis
3Gb/s, HD, SD EYE Pattern and AV signal Measurement and Monitoring
HD, SD EYE Pattern and AV signal Measurement and Monitoring
3Gb/s, HD, SD AV signal Measurement and Monitoring
HD, SD TSG and AV signal Measurement and Monitoring
HD, SD AV signal Measurement and Monitoring
SD, Composite AV signal Measurement and Monitoring

Q  How do I get the Generator to work I cannot find the correct menu

A  There generator output is only available if Module 03 is fitted

Q  What are the 3 BNC’s for on a module

A  The HD/SD serial input connection is made to the centre gold plated BNC socket, which is internally terminated at 75 ohms.

The left BNC provides an equalised output of the input feed

The right BNC allows an external timing reference or AES audio signal to be input

Q  Why are the BNC’s gold on module 01 and 03?

A  The BNC’s used on the module are specially designed for the high bandwidth of the HD SDI signal

Q  Can the Modules be used stand alone?

A  The module can only be used in Hamlet modular instruments like the MicroFlex

Q  What is the weight of the MicroFlex?

A  650g

Q  What is the dimensions of the MicroFlex?

A  h 165mm x w 95mm x d 36mm.

Q  Can the MicroFlex be rack mounted?

A  No the MicroFlex is designed to be handheld

Q  Can the MicroFlex be remotely controlled from a PC?

A  Yes see the application note in the documentation section

Q  Can the MicroFlex be remotely controlled from a PC across a network?

A  Yes see the application note in the documentation section

Q  How long will the 6 x AA alkaline batteries last?

A  Over 2 hours depending on usage

Q  Are there recommended Rechargeable batteries for use on the MicroFlex

A  Recommended batteries for use with FlexiScope are Energizer NiMh 2500mAh

AA type x 6 per unit. This make should be available world-wide.

Q  How many "error count" errors can we store on board

A  It can store about 980 error logs.

Q  Can the error count be dumped onto a USB memory stick

A  The USB port currently will communicate with a computer to accumulate error data.

Q  Unit appears dead:

A  Check that the 12V supply adaptor is plugged into the unit and that this is plugged into an operational mains supply, or if unplugged, that the batteries are fresh.

Q  No video displayed:

A  If there is no video signal connected to the selected input, the screen will display the message “No Signal”.

Q  Unusual display:

A  The unit may be set to a non-standard mode. Reset the unit as follows. Select the Data Icon [0101], then the Factory settings Icon [FCT].

Q  Displays not locked:

A  May be in external reference mode. Press the menu EXT REF key to cancel. This may need pressing twice to step through the HFT mode.

Q  No vector display:

A  Audio vectors may have been selected.

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