Electronic Design

Eight-Slot PXI Chassis Yields Precise Timing,Synchronization

Targeting real-time automated test and data-acquisition applications, the NI PXI-1042 eight-slot PCI Extensions for Instrumentation (PXI) chassis delivers high performance with a low-jitter internal reference clock. The unit's external clock connectors allow for precise timing and synchronization. The chassis, which incorporates the features of the latest PXI specification, fills the bill as a platform for benchtop or rack-mounted test and control systems. It combines an eight-slot backplane with a high-output power supply, integrated cooling, and a compact structural design. The chassis integrates with all PXI hardware products and a variety of software, including NI LabView, LabWindows/CVI, Measurement Studio, TestStand, and Switch Executive. Pricing for the NI PXI-1042 starts at $1975 each.

National Instruments
www.ni.com/pxi; (800) 258-7022

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