Tektronix TCP202A
15 ADC + Peak AC, 50 Mhz Bandwidth AC/DC Current Probe

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  • Easy-to-Use and Accurate AC/DC Current Measurements
  • DC to >50 MHz Bandwidth
  • 15 ADC + Peak AC Maximum Current Capability
  • 50 A Peak Pulse Current Capability
  • Connects Directly to Oscilloscopes with the TekProbe Interface
  • Provides Automatic Units Scaling and Readout on the Oscilloscope Display
  • Degauss Button and Thumbwheel for DC Offset Adjustment
  • Core Jaw Diameter of 5 mm (0.2 in.)
  • Accurately Measures Current Levels as Low as 10 mA per Division
  • High Accuracy with Typically Less than 1% DC Gain Error
  • Split-core Construction allows Easy Circuit Connection
  • Low Noise and DC Drift
  • One-year parts and labor Standard Warranty
  • Power Supplies
  • Semiconductor Devices
  • Power Inverter/Converters
  • Electronic Ballasts
  • Industrial/Consumer Electronics
  • Mobile Communications
  • Motor Drives
  • Transportation Systems

The Tektronix TCP202A 15 ADC + Peak AC, 50 Mhz Bandwidth, Dc Coupled AC/DC Current Probe is a easy-to-use AC/DC current probe designed for use with a variety of oscilloscopes. The Tektronix TCP-202A is designed for direct connection to oscilloscopes with the TekProbe™ probe interface.

The Tektronix TCP202/A AC/DC current probe provide sufficient performance to support 50 MHz measurement system bandwidth. The Tektronix TCP202-A provides a maximum 15 ADC + Peak AC measurement range. The Tektronix TCP-202/A probes also provide excellent accuracy to current levels as low as 10 mA, important for meeting today’s challenging current measurement needs.

Features Descriptions
Bandwidth DC to ≥50 MHz
Rise Time ≤7 ns
Max Current 15 ADC + Peak AC
Max Peak Pulse Current 50 A
Maximum Sensitivity 10 mA (on oscilloscopes that support 1 mV/div setting)
Coupling DC coupling only
Max Bare-wire Voltage 150 V CAT II (300 V CAT II Insulated Wire)
DC Accuracy ±1% typical, ±3% warranted
Max Amp-second Product 500 A*µs
Insertion Impedance 0.036 Ω at 1 MHz
0.117 Ω at 10 MHz
0.54 Ω at 50 MHz
Signal Delay 17 ns
Operating Temperature 0°C to +50°C
Storage Temperature -40°C to +75°C
Operating Humidity 5% to 95% RH, tested up to +30°C (+86°F)
5% to 85% RH, tested at +30°C to +50°C (+86°F to +122°F)
Storage Humidity 5% to 95% RH, tested up to +30°C (+86 °F)
5% to 85% RH, tested at +30°C to +75°C (+86°F to +167°F)
Safety Regulatory CSA1010.1:1997, CSA1010.2.032-96, IEC61010-1:2001, IEC61010-2-032
Probe Head Size
(Height x Width x Length)
1.2 x 0.6 x 5.8 Inches
(30.5 x 15.2 x 148mm)
Cable Length 79 inches (2 Meters)
Weight .5 Lbs (0.227kg)
Ordering Information
Model Description Buy Online Price
TCP202A Tektronix TCP202A 15 ADC + Peak AC, 50 Mhz Bandwidth AC/DC Current Probe Buy Now $2,390.00
Included Accessories
  • 1 - Instruction Manual (071-3002-xx)
  • 1 - 6-inch Length Probe/Ground Lead (196-3120-xx)
  • 1 - Nylon Carrying Case (016-1952-xx)