[time-nuts] Cs stability

Magnus Danielson magnus at rubidium.dyndns.org
Mon Jul 16 22:58:03 EDT 2007

From: "Tom Van Baak" <tvb at LeapSecond.com>
Subject: Re: [time-nuts] Cs stability
Date: Mon, 16 Jul 2007 19:47:10 -0700
Message-ID: <000501c7c81c$c63d63e0$0300a8c0 at pc52>

> ); SAEximRunCond expanded to false
> Errors-To: time-nuts-bounces+magnus=rubidium.dyndns.org+magnus=rubidium.dyndns.org at febo.com
> > Who was it that said; every clock is a thermometer?
> Even a short length of coax is a thermometer if you look
> close enough. See the 50 fs / °C tempco at test #6:
> http://www.leapsecond.com/pages/tadd-1/

I guess that is why some GPS antenna cables is temperature-stabilized as well
as the cement-pidestal for the GPS antenna as it stands on solid rock. The same
place have controlled environment for the cesiums and hydrogens, together with
UPS and disel-engine that kicks in for longer runs.

Or I could be wrong... :)

Magnus - still have to do some of that fancy stuff with my rig

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