[time-nuts] Don't use cheap cables -- a cautionary tale

Jim Lux jimlux at earthlink.net
Sun Mar 3 17:06:26 EST 2013

On 3/3/13 1:41 PM, DaveH wrote:
> Fahnestock clips?
>> Alligator clips,  of course.

But, I looked through the connector catalogs and I didn't see any double 
shielded Fahnestock OR Alligator clips..

More seriously, you hook both shields to the shield of the connector. 
Unless you want to get Triax connectors or use Tip/Ring/Sleeve 1/4" or 
1/8" phone plugs.  They're used for shielded twisted pair kinds of 
applications as well (MIL-STD-1553B, for instance) and for audio 

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