[time-nuts] OT: leaching was, Alternative time interval interpolation technique

Attila Kinali attila at kinali.ch
Tue Aug 17 20:46:22 UTC 2010

On Tue, 17 Aug 2010 06:00:21 +0200
"Bernd Neubig" <bneubig at t-online.de> wrote:

> > Why an OXCO? AFAIK the temperature has only an effect on long term
> > stability/drift, but doesn't affect short term effects (which cause the
> > jitters). > Or am i missing something?
> Temperature has an important impact on short term stability in the range of
> seconds and up, that's correct. However OCXO are usually using higher-Q
> crystals (overtones, often SC-cuts), while VCXO, TCXO and clocks are mostly
> using fundamental mode or "low" overtone crystals.

Thanks for the explanation.

I'll keep an eye on axtal, they look quite nice.

			Attila Kinali

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