[time-nuts] Sputnik

Didier Juges didier at cox.net
Fri Oct 5 20:18:35 EDT 2007


> -----Original Message-----
> From: time-nuts-bounces at febo.com 
> [mailto:time-nuts-bounces at febo.com] On Behalf Of Thomas A. Frank
> Sent: Friday, October 05, 2007 6:26 PM
> To: Discussion of precise time and frequency measurement
> Subject: Re: [time-nuts] Sputnik
> OK, not really a time related post...except for the clock in 
> the CD player...which begs the question, any time nuts play 
> with creating a more precise CD player using a precision 
> oscillator?  Think it would make a difference?  I can see the 
> selling point now "Our CD player is Rubidium controlled!"
> Tom Frank

Good idea but too late, it's already been invented. Someone posted a link on
this list some time ago to a Rb controlled CD player, I did not keep it

I think someone also makes a turn table (yes, for vinyl records) that is Rb
controlled, if you are into that sort of things.

Didier KO4BB

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