[time-nuts] Rb references for audiophiles?
max at maxsmusicplace.com
Sun Jul 6 00:16:17 EDT 2008
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much in months.
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Mark Sims" <holrum at hotmail.com>
To: <time-nuts at febo.com>
Sent: Saturday, July 05, 2008 7:02 AM
Subject: [time-nuts] Rb references for audiophiles?
> Oh, dear... now you have me thinking... I have that nifty little
> Symmetricom X72 rubidium oscillator... I have a rather old and frumpy
> cassette player... I have the technology... I can rebuild it...
> rubidium locked CD players are just so last year... rubidium locked turn
> tables are just so last week... I'm gonna be the first kid on the block
> with a rubidium locked cassette player (patent pending). And remember,
> rubidium oscillators have that number one audiosnobio requirement of the
> glowing vacuum tubey thingie. Unfortunately no little window to watch it
> flicker and glow. But trust me... it's in there.
> I am taking initial orders now. Deposit (non-refundable) of $100,000 or
> one active H-maser. Final price to be determined (if you have to ask,
> your sorry tin ears can't afford it). For maximum organic audio enjoyment
> it will require my DCC (double cotton covered) audio patch cables with the
> 25 karat pure unobtainium-235 RCA plugs. A steal at $50,000 per meter.
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