[time-nuts] Generating a solid PPS from 10Mhz source

jimlux jimlux at earthlink.net
Tue Jan 19 13:14:40 EST 2016


On 1/18/16 4:19 PM, Bob Camp wrote:
> Hi
>
> Some time - check out what a “60 Hz” incandescent bulb looks like when
> hooked to 20 Hz …. flicker flicker flicker …
>
> I suspect they optimize the thermal mass of the filament to reduce the flicker at
> 50/60 Hz.

They optimize that to a tiny fraction of a gnat's eylash.  Mass 
production, every microcent counts.




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