[vcf-midatlantic] OFF TOPIC - Frequency time base

Evan Koblentz evan at vcfed.org
Mon Sep 9 14:43:45 EDT 2019


>> Does anybody know if the museum has a time base generator, somewhere around
5, 10 or 20 MHz? (+-20hz) I need to calibrate a frequency counter

We don't own anything like that.

It is possible that NJARC (antique radio/TV group) or CDL (makerspace) has
it.

On Mon, Sep 9, 2019, 2:32 PM Sentrytv via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:

> >> On 9/8/19 8:55 PM, Sentrytv via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
> >> Does anybody know if the museum has a time base generator, somewhere
> >> around 5, 10 or 20 MHz? (+-20hz)
> >> I need to calibrate a frequency counter.
>
>
> > On Sep 8, 2019, at 11:06 PM, Dave McGuire via vcf-midatlantic <
> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
> >
> >
> >  If you make it to the Pittsburgh area, I can do NIST-traceable
> > frequency calibration in my lab, to a whole lot tighter than 20Hz. (move
> > that decimal point about six digits to the right, man!)
> >
> >  Gratis for all of my friends here, of course.
> >
> >            -Dave
> >
> > --
> > Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
> > New Kensington, PA
>
>
>
> Thank you for the offer,
> But I doubt I will be in that area anytime.
>
> I was hoping that somebody had a portable unit and might bring it to the
> workshop.
> and or maybe the museum had one somewhere, possibly in storage, I would
> not be able to tell how accurate it is, but I'd give it a shot.
>
> Mike R.
>
> Sent from:
> My extremely complicated, hand held electronic device.
>
> >
>


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