[time-nuts] Frequency counter questions

Chris Albertson albertson.chris at gmail.com
Sun Apr 23 14:43:49 EDT 2017

On Sun, Apr 23, 2017 at 7:38 AM, Bob kb8tq <kb8tq at n1k.org> wrote:

> If you want to do something like the 53131 or even the 5335, you will need
> something a bit different
> than the F7 to do it. They are wonderful MCU’s but not really fast enough
> to do the fancy stuff.

Yes, But I assume he is not going to do the actual counting in software.
He will likely be using the CPU to set and read some registers and control
the user interface.

The time stamping idea is not bad.  But today you do NOT need to "post
process".  Your little processor could do this in nearly real-time and
you'd have results on the screen in seconds.


Chris Albertson
Redondo Beach, California

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