[ntp:questions] gude.info

Richard B. Gilbert rgilbert88 at comcast.net
Mon Mar 23 19:39:46 UTC 2009


Towli wrote:
> Hi
> We purchased an "EMC professional net" as seen on www.gude.info last 
> week, and set it to test.
> During the weekend - saturday evening 18.27 according to the syslog - it 
> synchronized with the (poorly recieved) Dcf77 signal and claimed the 
> date to be 27/3 2013...
> I sendt it back to the seller today, but was wondering if this is a 
> certain sign of a defective clock, or just a sign of a realy messed up 
> dcf77-signal under poor receptions conditions...
> 
> What do you think in here?
> 

I think you might be better off with a GPS timing receiver!  Reception 
should be good for most parts of the planet.

A VLF receiver usually requires a large antenna.  If you have the space 
to install one, it might solve your problem also.




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