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Tektronix 5B13N
Timebase plug-in
Tektronix 5B13N

Compatible with 5000-series scopes

Produced from 1971 to 1980


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The Tektronix 5B13N is a general-purpose, "low cost" time base for 5000-series scopes. It is largely based on the 155-0055-00 trigger and sweep IC.


  • Sweep: 1 μs/Div to 100 ms/Div selected by pushbutton, or 50 mV/Div X input, plus an uncalibrated multiplier control dial (up to 1s/Div)
  • Triggering specified to 1 MHz
  • X input bandwidth 250 kHz


Custom ICs used in the 5B13N

Page Class Manufacturer Model Part nos Description Designers Used in
155-0048-01 Monolithic integrated circuit Tektronix M052F 155-0048-01 trigger sweep Dave Allen 211 212 213 214 5B12N 5B13N 5L4N 603 604 SC501