Updated: 04/26/2017 by Computer Hope
HP attenuator

Attenuation is the process of reducing the strength of a signal without distorting its waveform. Attenuation is done using a device called an attenuator, which measures the amount of power reduction in decibels of relative power. The picture is an example of a coaxial attenuator from Hewlett Packard.

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