[ntp:questions] Re: How can I speed up syncr. to oncore ref. clock?

Mario Behn behn at mirsl.ecs.umass.edu
Fri May 26 14:38:15 UTC 2006

On Wed, 24 May 2006 11:48:01 -0700, wa6zvp wrote:


> Mario,
> Using mode 2 forces your Oncore into 'site-survey' mode which can take
> hours.
> I suggest the following, which should make it come up fast:
> Put reasonably accurate LAT and LON values in the config and
> then use MODE 1.
> This places the unit into position hold mode and should be quite quick.
> Mine lock in less than a minute as I recall. (been a while).
> Hope this helps,
>                           Roger

Hi Roger, 

thanks for this hint. For others to know the outcome, I changed to mode 1
and now the GPS is found within a few minutes instead of 4 hours. 


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