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John Thornton - Hands-On Lab Scope Class

  • 09/21/2019
  • 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Triton College - Automotive Technology Building T, River Grove, IL


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ASA-Illinois is proud to present more dates for Hands-On Tech Training (HOTT) events in the Fall of 2019 at Triton College, including popular instructors like John Thornton!

There will be two concurrent courses offered on September 21, 2019.

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hands-on lab scope class 

Instructor: John Thornton


Hands-On Lab Scope Class

Instructor: John Thornton

Course Description:

This 8-hour class will allow the attendee to better use their Snap On or Pico lab scope.  Though there will be some classroom discussion, about 7 hours will be dedicated to acquiring patterns on the vehicle.

Each attendee will be assigned a vehicle, and will be giving a workbook with many scope pattern acquisition assignments.  The assignments are tailored to the assigned vehicle. 

We will discuss:

  • vertical scaling
  • horizontal scaling (timebase)
  • triggering
  • recording
  • saving patterns
  • supporting tools, such as current probes, synch probes and transducers

About John Thornton:

John has over 25 years of experience in daignostics and is ASE Master Certified. He is one of the most well-known trainers in the automotive industry, and has been educating ASA members for many years!

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