[time-nuts] Frequency counter questions

John Franke jmfranke at cox.net
Thu Jun 8 15:09:51 EDT 2017


And there was the HP 540 and the HP 2590B... I still use a HP 2590B for frequency measurement and in conjunction with a HP 851B display as a spectrum analyzer.


John WA4WDL

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>     On June 8, 2017 at 8:35 AM Scott McGrath <scmcgrath at gmail.com> wrote:
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>     The heterodyne trick has been done before the first
>     'Modern' frequency counter the HP 5245 used plug ins to extend its range to 18 Ghz by doing exactly that. The plug in contained a tunable LO mixer and indicator to show tuning lock
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>     These were a pain to use but they beat the 'frequency meters' by a mile
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>     Content by Scott
>     Typos by Siri
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> >         On Apr 26, 2017, at 2:52 PM, al wolfe <alw.k9si at gmail.com> wrote:
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> >         such
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