Everything for Electronics
Nuts & Volts Magazine (February 2017)

Add Sweep Function to Your RF Signal Generator

By Robert Reed    View In Digital Edition  

After I had designed the RF generator (N&V June 2014), I started to toy with the idea of adding a sweep function to it. The circuitry is quite economical to build, and draws its power through a short cable that plugs into a connector at the rear of the RF generator. Although this unit was created for use on my original generator design, the basic architecture can be modified for use with commercial RF generators that are based on varactor diode tuning.


Read This Article!
If you’re a subscriber and your subscription includes this issue of Nuts & Volts, you can read this article in our digital edition by clicking the blue icon in the upper right corner. Use the email address associated with your subscriber services account to login.

If you're a member of our Preferred Subscriber Network, not only will the magic blue icon let you read this article, but EVERY article in EVERY issue is yours to enjoy! Over a decades worth of content is stored in our digital archive!

If you’re not a subscriber, you can still view a few sample pages of our digital edition or subscribe here for full digital access and/or print delivery. Also, as you browse around our site, you will find selected articles have been posted in their entirety for you to enjoy.