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IEC 60488-2 First edition 2004-05; IEEE 488.2 - IEC 60488-2 Ed.1 (IEEE Std 488.2(TM)-1992): Standard Digital Interface for Programmable Instrumentation - Part 2: Codes, formats, protocols and common commands

Description: A set of codes and formats to be used by devices connected via the IEEE 488.1 bus is specified. This standard also defines communication protocols that are necessary to effect application-independent and device-dependent message exchanges, and further defines common commands and characteristics useful in instrument system applications.
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