[time-nuts] Can anyone spare an LPRO lamp?

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Tue Sep 29 17:35:50 UTC 2009

In message <602BE75E324D4D31B5A2D7AB3EC79B9E at vectron.com>, "Bob Camp" writes:
>The exact "fill" in the lamp is one of those things the Efratom does not
>like to talk about. Best guess is that there is more than just Rb in there.

It is no secret that buffer-gasses are used, but which they are is not
disclosed.  Argon is a good guess.

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