[vcf-midatlantic] OT: For Sale or Trade - Tektronix 465 Oscilloscope

Gregg Levine gregg.drwho8 at gmail.com
Tue Jan 25 03:44:36 UTC 2022

I agree. I;'d want it as well but then my Tek 2213A scope would become jealous.
Gregg C Levine gregg.drwho8 at gmail.com
"This signature fought the Time Wars, time and again."

On Mon, Jan 24, 2022 at 10:03 PM Dave McGuire via vcf-midatlantic
<vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
> On 2022-01-24 06:11 PM, Bob Shuster via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
> > For Sale: Tektronix 465 portable 100 MHz dual-trace oscilloscope with
> > dual time-bases.  I have no idea how old this one is, but the 465 was
> > introduced in November 1972. It is all solid-state except for the CRT.
> >  I picked it up many years ago - allegedly working - but as I had no
> > idea how to use an oscilloscope I never tried it!  It turns on but I
> > have no idea how to get a display on it. Comes with everything in the
> > photos.  If you have questions please ask and I’ll answer if I can.
> > Asking for $100 cash or PayPal.
>    For any who don't know, the 465 is one of Tektronix' best designs,
> which cemented their place as the maker of the industry's finest
> oscilloscopes.  They don't play video games or have glitzy touch
> screens, but for getting real work done with no BS, a 465 will handle
> just about anything except for very high-speed (multi-GHz) work or
> analysis of sporadic signals (as it's not a storage instrument).
>    They are well-documented, well-understood at the community level, easy
> to work on, and easy to find parts for.
>    Whomever grabs this will love it.  I'd grab it myself, but I already
> have one. (actually, I think, four)
>             -Dave
> --
> Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
> New Kensington, PA

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