[time-nuts] KS-24361 10 Mhz mod interesting document -> older KS boxes

paul swed paulswedb at gmail.com
Fri Nov 21 14:00:17 EST 2014

Absolutely lots of ways to die. Such as bad caps, bad variable cap,
resistors that are cooked..... I am pretty good with all of those and have
experienced most of them. But then comes the point of the dirty bulb and it
doesn't have to be the blob. Though you will find the blob most likely with
the dirty bulb.
The darkened window cause a loss in signal and ultimately loss of lock.
The heat gun clears both up.

On Thu, Nov 20, 2014 at 10:41 PM, Alex Pummer <alex at pcscons.com> wrote:

> but there was a description; how to rejuvenate the rubidium bulb by
> cautiously warning it up, to "remelt " the rubidium....
> 73
> Alex
> On 11/20/2014 7:31 PM, paul swed wrote:
>> I do agree its subjective. But my gut says bad is 2-3V I know they seem to
>> run above 3. But whatever. When the blinkOmeter counts I am screwed. :-)
>> Time to get the heatgun.
>> Regards
>> Paul.
>> On Thu, Nov 20, 2014 at 9:07 PM, Bob Camp <kb8tq at n1k.org> wrote:
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