[time-nuts] New Guy, has HP 5061A with DATUM 7105A tube seeks advice

John Miles john at miles.io
Thu Nov 6 21:46:53 EST 2014

> > If you get the tube working, you should use a counter or Lissajous display
> > with a GPS or rubidium standard to preset it to the correct resonance peak
> > frequency for lockup.  The tube will probably be pretty noisy at first.  If
> > it also has weak beam current, which is common, it will be very difficult
> > to find the right peak without cheating.
> >
> I have a Trimble Thunderbolt GPS Disciplined Clock.  Is that going to be
> good enough to set the correct resonance peak frequency for lockup?

Yep, it'll be great for that.

-- john, KE5FX
Miles Design LLC

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