[time-nuts] H-Maser drift (was: Why discipline Rubidium oscillator?)

Attila Kinali attila at kinali.ch
Tue Nov 21 10:01:17 EST 2017

On Tue, 21 Nov 2017 14:50:48 +0100
Attila Kinali <attila at kinali.ch> wrote:

> The source for the Hydrogen atoms is usually a heated platinum
> valve (a heated plate of platinum that is thin enough that the
> Hydrogen will leak through). 

Several people pointed out that the valve is made of paladium
and not of platinum. Sorry about that. And thanks to everyone
who corrected me.

			Attila Kinali

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