LS-1701 RS-232 to Macintosh ?

Ian Musgrave Ian.Musgrave at
Thu Jun 20 22:59:08 EST 1996

G'Day All

>Does anyone know of the existence of software that will translate the output
>of the RS-232 from a Beckman LS-1701 liquid scintillation counter to CPM
>values that can be read directly into a spreadsheet?

The raw RS232 output is a comma delimited text file (sdatax.dat, where x is 
the protocol number you are counting with),  you can simply open it in excel 
using the "open *.txt, *.csv dialog in the File|open command (actual wording 
will vary depending on the version of excel).

Cheers! Ian
Ian Musgrave Ph.D, Prince Henry's Institute of Medical Research
PO Box 5152, Clayton 3168, Australia.
Phone +61 3 550 4286 FAX +61 3 550 6125
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