blanking time

blanking time

[′blaŋk·iŋ ‚tīm]
(electronics)
The length of time that the electron beam of a cathode-ray tube is shut off.
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One of the disadvantages of this topology is the blanking time required to sense the current.
A built-in dead-time generator enables both solutions to be fully adjustable for both dead and blanking time.
Exposure time is controlled via a two-wire serial interface and configuration of both the window size and blanking times allows the resolution and frame rate (up to 60 fps at full resolution) to be adjusted to cover a particular Region of Interest (ROI).