[time-nuts] Failure mode in GPS receivers
phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Sun Dec 17 15:07:59 EST 2006
In message <200612171204060427.08A5E5C0 at 192.168.42.129>, "Bruce Lane" writes:
>>> In the group's experience, what's the most common failure
>>> mode for GPS receivers, especially older ones, that could stop them
>>> from hearing the sats?
> Are you sure? Especially considering that the other two devices connected to the same antenna are working just fine? ;-)
> Just thought I'd remind folks of that -- My main antenna feeds a four-way splitter, and two of the three devices hooked to it are functioning quite well.
Yes, I am sure.
I am privy to some numbers which are very conclusive in this
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