[time-nuts] Where the 5370's are...
holrum at hotmail.com
Sat Oct 18 21:48:53 UTC 2014
People are always complaining that US test equipment is unobtanium overseas. So far I have shipped out around 30 of the HP5370 extender card kits. It is rather interesting that well over half have gone international: Canada, UK, Netherlands, Denmark, Sweden, Spain, France, Portugal, Germany, Australia, Tasmania, New Zealand, Guam, Jamaica, and a few others.
Somehow, the not-so-humble 5370 has spread itself rather far and wide. But then, where else can you get a 30 year old $25,000 device for a couple of hundred bucks that modern equipment has a hard time out performing. Plus, it can now run Linux using John's Beaglebone CPU card...
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