[time-nuts] Frequency divider design critique request
ch at murgatroid.com
Thu Jul 10 22:25:49 EDT 2008
John Miles wrote:
> 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.
I strongly concur.
Using SMA/SMC connectors also makes the board more reusable as part of a
I like to use vertical SMA/SMC connectors on boards and right-angle
connectors on any coax going to a board. With this configuration, you can
cram a lot of boards in a box even at 1U height and use the remaining
vertical space for cross-connections.
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