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I had a similar experience about 30 years ago.

The Israeli Meteorological Service had some gadget that recorded the UV level coming from the sky in all directions, sending it as analog data to an A/D converter, which then fed it into a PC for processing. I wrote the processing software, everything worked fine and we got clean graphs of the UV levels.

A few days later, I get an angry call from the project head. Apparently, everything had gone FUBAR, and the data were garbage.

To cut a long story short, it turned out that one of their engineers had added a recorder in parallel to the A/D converter, so as to record the original analog data. The recorder was not electrically isolated, and added enough noise to the data to make it meaningless. Adding an opto-isolator to the circuit solved the problem.
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