[time-nuts] Symmetricom 5115A Phase Noise Allen Deviation TestSet on ePay

John Ackermann N8UR jra at febo.com
Wed Apr 7 11:22:54 EDT 2010


Tom Holmes, N8ZM wrote:
> Luis...
> 
> My wife is a great bargain hunter, and loves to come home and tell me how
> much money she has saved on something she just bought. I've been trying to
> get her to express the savings in dB$, but she just isn't going for it. Any
> mention of the word logarithm sends her into serious inattention to anything
> else I say.
> 
> I need help! I can't deal with these quantities in non-dB terms!

So: dB or not dB, that is the question.  Whether 'tis nobler to suffer 
the slings and arrows of outrageous linearity, etc., etc.




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