This article is about the Vernier Circuit Board 2, introduced in late 2015. Information about the original Vernier Circuit Board can be found at Vernier Circuit Board (original model) Troubleshooting and FAQs
-Make certain that the Power Source Switch (SW1) is set to the correct source of power that you are using. If you are using AA batteries, check that they are charged.
-If your circuit appears to have no power, especially when using more than one battery, make sure that the batteries are making contact with the battery holder. If the battery is resting at a slight angle, the battery might not be in electrical contact with the circuit. Pinching the sides of the battery holder or pressing the battery flat will typically fix this issue.
Vernier Circuit Board (original model) Troubleshooting and FAQs
Where do I get replacement lamps for the Vernier Circuit Board (VCB)?
How is the Vernier Circuit Board 2 different from the original Vernier Circuit Board?
Does my VCB2 need to be recalled?
Where can I get the electronic components used in Vernier physics experiments?
Can I investigate resonance in RLC Circuits with the VCB or VCB2?
Size: 10 in. x 6.5 in. (25.5 cm x 16.5 cm)
Mass: ~0.44 kg
Optional power sources:
•up to 4 AA batteries, not included
•LabQuest® Power Supply (LQ3-PS), not included (or other 5 VDC adapter with center-positive ⅛ inch connector)
•DC power supply such as Extech Digital DC Power Supply (EXPS)
•Power Amplifier (PAMP)
Maximum V: 10 V
Resettable fuse opens at 0.8 A, but 0.3 A or less recommended
All parts ROHS compliant
Capacitors C1 and C2 have 10% tolerances.
There is no calibration necessary for this product
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Differential Voltage Probe (DVP-BTA)
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Power Amplifier (PAMP)
Extech Digital DC Power Supply (EXPS)
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