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Curve tracers[edit]

A notable omission from this article is that Tektronix pioneered the manufacture of the curve tracer for testing transistors and other semiconductor devices. It's my intention to create a page about curve tracers. DFH 18:57, 26 September 2006 (UTC)

Done. I substantially expanded an existing article. See Semiconductor curve tracer and, of course, feel free to be bold and expand or correct the article.
Atlant 00:59, 28 November 2006 (UTC)

Fair use rationale for Image:Tektronix logo.jpg[edit]

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Done; edited Image:Tektronix logo.jpg Aaronmz 03:50, 22 July 2007 (UTC)

No longer publicly traded under NYSE: TEK[edit]

I didn't know if the ticker symbol TEK should have been replaced with DHR, or just removed altogether.

Discuss. —Preceding unsigned comment added by 128.193.143.189 (talk) 01:03, 26 November 2007 (UTC)

Triggered oscilloscope citation[edit]

The article calls for a citation to substantiate the invention of the triggered oscilloscope. Please see:

http://www.eetimes.com/op/showArticle.jhtml?articleID=194400921

for an appropriate reference.

As a retired officer of this company, I choose not to make the edit myself, but to place it here for verification by others.

Other Hand (talk) 08:38, 8 December 2007 (UTC)

Thanks for the info, I have added the citation. Also thanks for following the conflict of interest guidelines. Aboutmovies (talk) 00:47, 10 December 2007 (UTC)

This page is turning into a puff piece.[edit]

It should read like an...an...encyclopedia? It is devolving into an annual report. 24.21.111.95 (talk) 17:42, 8 July 2008 (UTC)

4300 series and UTek[edit]

Tektronix also used to make graphic workstations running UTek (4.2BSD clone). sendmoreinfo (talk) 19:22, 17 November 2008 (UTC)

done -- Polluks 11:51, 8 April 2011 (UTC)

Airport closing not reason for land availability[edit]

Text in the article reads: "In 1956 a large piece of property in nearby Beaverton became available with the closing of the Bernard Airport, and the company’s employee retirement trust purchased the land and ... etc."

Not true. The airport remained in operation until 1969. See: http://www.beavertonoregon.gov/community/historicphotos/larger_image.cfm?id=207 —Preceding unsigned comment added by Other Hand (talkcontribs) 01:58, 29 January 2009 (UTC)

I was at Tek from 78-83[edit]

Just saying... if someone wants to add it, since I'm already notable enough to have a WP page. --Randal L. Schwartz (talk) 19:47, 2 March 2012 (UTC)

Done.Enon (talk) 22:00, 15 April 2012 (UTC)