[time-nuts] Frequency divider design critique request

John Miles jmiles at pop.net
Thu Jul 10 17:19:24 EDT 2008


I am not a big fan of BNC connectors on the PC board itself, because I am
not a big fan of attaching PC boards directly to panels in most cases.

There are usually some BNC bulkhead connectors on eBay that terminate in
SMA/SMB/SMC pigtails, which are great for panel mounting.
http://cgi.ebay.com/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=280222636701 fr'instance.

That being said, it doesn't matter, because this board has a fault which
will cause it to go a hundred percent failure within 72 hours.  It is still
within operational limits right now, though, and it will stay that way until
it fails. :-P

-- john, KE5FX


> In my best "HAL 9000" voice;
>
> Hi Dave.  Dave, what are you doing ?  Dave we need BNC
> connectors.  Those SMB's
> are hard to work with.  Dave, are you intending to have those
> SMB's stick out
> through a panel ?  Dave ?  Dave, let me suggest that you layout
> the connector
> pattern so either one can be used and stick out a panel.
>
> Dave ?  Dave ?  Why are you unplugging my internet feeeeeee--------
>
> Bill....WB6BNQ
>




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