[time-nuts] FW: HP-IB Commands or Manual for 59309A DigitalClock

Tom Van Baak tvb at leapsecond.com
Tue Oct 24 01:04:32 EDT 2006

> Setup Instruction 3) Set Front Panel switch to Int or Ext, but my clock
> has no front panel switch.

There are a whole set of cute switches behind the
bottom half of the front panel. Open the panel from
that tiny square cut-out on the lower left corner.


> Operating Instruction E) Send Start code from table 2 to synchronize
> clock with Reference Clock.  What does that mean?

You stop the clock with the P command; then set the
date and time with repeated D, H, M, and S commands;
then start the clock with the T command.

> Also there are DIP switches inside whose function I sure would like to

Let me dig out my manual...


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