[time-nuts] Anyone have a dead HP 5370B counter?

Poul-Henning Kamp phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Tue Nov 2 08:16:44 EST 2004

In message <4186DEDB.5030908 at febo.com>, John Ackermann N8UR writes:

>Does anyone have a 5370B (actually, an "A" model might work as well) 
>that's a parts unit?  I'd like to find a replacement GPIB module as I 
>think the one in my unit is flaky -- I'm getting random communication 
>errors that seem to be coming from the counter rather than the computer 
>or software.

I had that problem myself and solved it by reseating the boards and
the connectors.

Unfortunately not until I had ordered a replacement board, so I do
indeed have one lying around.  I'd suggest you try the reseating
first though.

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