[TenTec] Omni 6 logic Y2
barry.n1eu at gmail.com
Tue Jul 12 11:58:59 PDT 2011
Just guessing but DS1285 data sheets says it's a 32.768Khz clock
crystal. You might be able to steal one from an old AT computer
73, Barry N1EU
On Tue, Jul 12, 2011 at 2:47 PM, Glenn <wa4aos at aol.com> wrote:
> I am working on a logic board for an Omni 6+ and the small crystal at pins 2 and 3 of U6 is bad.
> This crystal looks like a small radial electrolytic capacitor. U6, ds1285, is the real time clock package in the Omni 6 series. The capacitor noted as Y2 in the Ten Tec manual has KDS2C stamped on it.
> Apparently that crystal is no longer made but I might be able to find something that will work but will need the crystal specifications.
> A google search mentioned 24 MHz at one site but I can't find data on it.
> BTW: In my Omni 6+ manual this crystal is drawn as being between but it's between pins 1 and 2. I would appreciate feedback for others with this schematic.
> So, anyone know anything about this little crystal or a source for them. I checked with Paul at Ten Tec and they are out but he is trying to locate some info.
> Any help is appreciated ! ! !
> I am still interested in any dead Omni 6 or Omni 6 logic boards that might be available for purchase.
> Glenn Scott WA4AOS
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