[time-nuts] HP 5065 Meter readings after restoration and adjustments: 2nd Harmonic Problems ?

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Fri Sep 8 04:49:12 EDT 2017

In message <125529892.249004.1504854237714 at mail.yahoo.com>, Ulf Kylenfall via time-nuts writes:

>The meter is not stable and the needle is somewhatnervous. When tapping the instrument with a smallscrewdriver, this value jumps up and down.

If the jumps are always the same place on the scale, it is probably
a mechanical issue in the meter, if it is all over the scale it
could be the rotary switch which selects what the meter shows.

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