[time-nuts] Performance verification for time counters

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Wed Nov 29 18:47:04 EST 2017

In message <9793F6FA-CB78-4BF1-BC80-6B1A593FC259 at n1k.org>, Bob kb8tq writes:

>Needless to say *demonstrating* this 0.001 db sort of gain flatness on a repeater 
>out to crazy low frequencies is a bit involved. It *is* a great gig if you happen to be 
>a consultant ...

No consultants were involved, they did it in mass production at WE.

Remember, they needed thousands of repeaters per *coax* and there were
handfulls of coax'es in each cable.

This is the relevant article about the amplitude:


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