This manual provides service and maintenance information for the Anritsu ShockLine MS46522A/24A Vector Network Analyzers. The information includes product description, performance verification procedures, parts removal and replacement procedures, and troubleshooting information
The MS46524A is part of the ShockLine family of Vector Network Analyzers from Anritsu. It is a low-cost series of 4-port RF Vector Network
Analyzers. It is available in two frequency ranges: 10 MHz to 4.5 GHz and 10 MHz to 7 GHz. It is capable of measuring 16 single-ended and
mixed-mode s-parameters of passive multiport and differential devices.
The MS46524A series supports SCPI command programming and has software driver support for the most common programming
environments. The MS46524A use industry standard LAN communications for robust remote control in test applications. ShockLine VNAs
provide a powerful graphical user interface for manual testing of devices. The full-featured user interface is enabled by attaching a
(user-supplied) touchscreen monitor, keyboard, and mouse.
This document provides detailed specifications for the MS46524A series Vector Network Analyzers (VNAs) and related options.
This manual provides information for remote operation of the ShockLine MS46522A and MS46524A Series
VNAs using commands sent from an external controller via Ethernet. It includes the following:
A general description of bus data transfer and control functions
A listing of the IEEE 488 Interface Function Messages recognized by the VNA
A brief description of the Ethernet program interface to the VNA
A complete listing and description of all the Standard Commands for Programmable Instruments (SCPI) commands that can be used to control VNA operation with examples of command usage
This manual is intended to be used in conjunction with the ShockLine MS46522A and MS46524A Series VNA Operation Manual – 10410-00330. Refer to this manual for general information about the ShockLine Series VNAs, including equipment set up and front panel (manual mode) operating instructions.
This manual provides a reference for the Anritsu ShockLine MS46522A/MS46524A user interface (UI) menus and dialog boxes.
The ShockLine MS46522A/MS46524A Series VNA is an instrument system that contains a built-in source, test set, and analyzer. Designed for manufacturing applications, the MS46522A/MS46524A series VNA supports remote test programming through LAN communications. Test results can be displayed real time on an external video monitor. Screen captures can easily be printed or saved in common graphic file formats.
This is the operation manual for Shockline VNA MS46522A and MS46524A. Content includes a product overview, installation instructions, security, and maintenance.
The Cal Kit File Maker program provides all the files necessary to create a calibration kit file for the VectorStar, Lightning and ShockLine VNAs. The program provides a convenient set of menus for entering the required information for the different standards in the calibration kit. The program does not perform calculations, it takes the input provided and creates files in the appropriate format.
Download the latest software for the ShockLine VNA family. This software works with the MS46522A, and MS46524A Series ShockLine VNAs.
Note: Please consult the ShockLine Installer Instruction file enclosed in the software download package before attempting the upgrade.