[time-nuts] FE-5680A tear down on Youtube

Attila Kinali attila at kinali.ch
Wed Jan 18 07:20:19 EST 2012


On Fri, 13 Jan 2012 12:50:19 -0500
"Bob Camp" <lists at rtty.us> wrote:

> The gizmo on top of the crystal is a rapid transition thermistor. The
> Russians came up with them for use in OCXO's back in the 1970's. It's there
> to heat the VCXO crystal, sort of an OCXO.

Do you have any references to this? I couldn't find anything on the net.

				Attila Kinali
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