[time-nuts] So what’s inside that Cs Beam Tube anyway?
phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Mon Oct 31 17:53:21 EDT 2016
In message <67092a4fd8045729d0aa463bd288fbd0 at blackfoot.net>, djl writes:
>Echo, Magnus. Thanks, Skip! Easy now to see the incredible expense of
>building one of these! Kinda Kludgy; Love the s/s spot welded keepers on
>the screw heads, e.g.
I don't think they're keepers. I think they there to contain any metalic
dust or particles from the act of screwing the screw in.
>My really dumb question is, why isn't there Cs plated on everything?
Because Cs is incredibly reactive and sticks to the strategically placed
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