Great Value, High Performance Data Acquisition Products for Australia

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Measurement Computing's PCI-DAS08 from Firetail DAQ is a low-cost analog input board for PCI bus compatible computers. Offering 8 single-ended 12-bit analog inputs with sample rates up to 40 kS/s and A/D resolution of 2.44 mV, the board also provides 4 digital outputs, 3 digital inputs and three 16-bit down counters (in the form of a single 82C54). The PCI-DAS08 is connector and software compatible with Measurement Computing's highly popular ISA based CIO-DAS08 board and is supported by the same wide variety of external signal conditioning products.

The PCI-DAS08 is completely plug-and-play. There are no switches, jumpers or potentiometers on the board. All board addresses, interrupt channels etc. are set by your computer's plug-and-play software.


  • 8 SE analog inputs
  • 12-bit A/D resolution
  • ±5 volt input range
  • 40 kS/s sample rate
  • Three 16-bit counters
  • 7 digital I/O (4 out, 3 in)
  • Connector compatible with CIO-DAS08
  • Software register compatible with CIO-DAS08
  • Fully plug-and-play


TracerDAQ® software included for acquiring and displaying data and generating signals

Universal Library includes support for Visual Studio® and Visual Studio® .NET, including examples for Visual C++®, Visual C#®, Visual Basic®, and Visual Basic® .NET

Comprehensive drivers for DASYLab® and NI LabVIEW™

Supported by MATLAB® Data Acquisition Toolbox™

InstaCal software utility for installation, calibration, and testing

Contact our team today to find out what Data Acquisition device is the right one for your application.