[time-nuts] GPS Timing Source -- looking at buying

Paul Nicholson vlf0308 at abelian.org
Fri Jul 9 02:32:21 EDT 2010


Chris H wrote:
 > Would be good as a timing source for GPS
 > ... make a PC into a Stratum 0 timing device?

I think it would count as stratum 1, since you are 1 hop
away from a master time source.

This page may be of interest,

  http://www.satsignal.eu/ntp/FreeBSD-GPS-PPS.htm

Trimble Thunderbolts have been recommended on this list as a
proper timing grade GPS, superior to these EOM Garmin GPS units.

There's a reliable source of Thunderbolts on E-bay.  I currently
have one of these on order,

  http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/290322053618
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Paul Nicholson
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