[ntp:questions] garmin 18x and linux

Chris Albertson albertson.chris at gmail.com
Wed Sep 7 15:55:12 UTC 2011

On Wed, Sep 7, 2011 at 8:36 AM, Bill Unruh <unruh at physics.ubc.ca> wrote:
> On Wed, 7 Sep 2011, Chris Albertson wrote:
>> 2011/9/7 Miguel Gonçalves <mail at miguelgoncalves.com>:
>>> On 7 September 2011 05:07, unruh <unruh at physics.ubc.ca> wrote:
>>>>  > I've tried Garmin 18 LVC and Sure. Not want to start a war here but
>>>> for
>>>> the
>>>>> specifications and price Oncore beats both. :-)
>>>> Beats them how? What measurements have you made of those two units in
>>>> comparison with the oncore?
>>>> I am not disputing but would like evidence rather than mystical
>>>> feelings.
>> Simply read the manufacture's specifications.    The most notable
> I do not believe manufacturer's specs, especially not when they seem to
> badly
> overstate the performance.

Read these papers.  THey are old and were done with the older version
of Oncore with are not as good as current version.  But in all cases
the units performed quite a bit better than specs.  If anything
Motorola was being conservative.  You'd expect this as the units are
marketed to sophistication users who would have in-house time
meteorology labs.

Chris Albertson
Redondo Beach, California

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