[time-nuts] New clock

jimlux jimlux at earthlink.net
Wed Jan 19 22:34:12 UTC 2011

On 1/19/11 2:18 PM, Rex wrote:
> On 1/19/2011 11:39 AM, lstoskopf at cox.net wrote:
>> Have an extra $1,500?
>> http://www.symmetricom.com/products/frequency-references/chip-scale-atomic-clock-csac/SA.45s-CSAC/
>> N0UU
> Did you miss the many earlier messages on this list?
> They actually had a PR blurb about this on the local TV news this
> morning (San Francisco, Cal), with a smiling Symmetricom guy holding one
> for the camera. The local announcer pronounced the company name as
> symmetry-com. It should be symmetric-com, shouldn't it?

When I've talked to them on the phone, they've pronounced it:
  sih meh' trih comm

(all short i or schwa sounds... no long e)

Mind you, this is in California, where we pronounce cot and caught 
exactly the same way.

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