[time-nuts] FTS Datum 1000A-100

ernieperes at aol.com ernieperes at aol.com
Fri Jan 16 05:19:21 EST 2009


No too mention other people having other mother tongue.
Cheers, Ernie.



-----Original Message-----
From: Magnus Danielson <magnus at rubidium.dyndns.org>
To: Discussion of precise time and frequency measurement 
<time-nuts at febo.com>
Sent: Fri, 16 Jan 2009 10:19 am
Subject: Re: [time-nuts] FTS Datum 1000A-100



David C. Partridge skrev:
> I think Mark was being ironic - i.e. he agrees with you.

Unfortunately, being ironic on a public email-list or forum needs to be
applied with care. When a less knowing person comes in it can go
terribly wrong in this case. Lack of traditional markings like :-> etc
which could give a hint is also important. Within a group of peers it's
not as much a problem as when others come in...

Cheers,
Magnus

> D.
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: time-nuts-bounces at febo.com [mailto:time-nuts-bounces at febo.com] 
On
> Behalf Of Magnus Danielson
> Sent: 16 January 2009 09:05
> To: Discussion of precise time and frequency measurement
> Subject: Re: [time-nuts] FTS Datum 1000A-100
>
> Mark Sims skrev:
>> Ahhh, yes... as the Great One once said: If it jams, force it. If it
> breaks, it needed fixing anyway...
>
> So my first attempt should be to apply 230 VAC directly, since if it 
fails
> it needs fixing anyway...
>
> Sorry. Broken logic. Try again.
>
> This is one of the fields which that kind of reasoning DOES NOT 
APPLY.
> Overvoltage and overcurrent is things you need to know the limits for 
not to
> cause a mess.
>
> There are other things in which the logic may apply, but again, this 
is not
> one of those. When having a component in your hand, the same kind of 
range
> of allowed voltages etc. is not expected since it is expected that 
the box
> that they go into will handle that as a complete design. If every 
component
> would have huge overvoltage protection schemes they would be bulky and
> overpriced.
>
> Besides, I have been fairly successful at opening up things and 
reverse them
> to the level that I know what levels I can use.
>
> Cheers,
> Magnus
>
>> ------
>>
>>>> Or you could just connect the 24V supply and see if you get the
>>>> clock out, and vice versa. This is certainly a lot easier and less
>>>> destructive than taking the thing apart to find out which supply 
is
>>>> which surely.
>>>>
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