[time-nuts] GPS antenna installation problem

Steve Rooke sar10538 at gmail.com
Thu Mar 5 03:54:31 UTC 2009

2009/3/5 Neville Michie <namichie at gmail.com>:

> PS. I have a type 36 post office clock running and it has a
> synchronising relay that forces the phase
> of the 30 second output pulses to the nearest 2 seconds, by rotating
> the count wheel which has a cardioid cam.
> At a fixed time every day this relay was energised from the central
> site to correct any phase creep in the
> clocks in the regional post offices. I have occasionally thought of
> linking it to a GPS time source.

That's an interesting idea and I wonder if it's easier to correct the
clock at intervals than closely synchronise it. Food for thought,

73, Steve
Steve Rooke - ZL3TUV & G8KVD & JAKDTTNW
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