From: John Woodgate
Subject: Re: Help needed with my A-level project - RF link
Date: Sat, 2 Nov 2002 08:23:59 +0000
Organization: JMWA Electronics Consultancy
Reply-To: John Woodgate
NNTP-Posting-Date: Sat, 2 Nov 2002 11:34:44 +0000 (UTC)
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I read in sci.electronics.design that Steve Andrew
wrote (in <4AFw9.628$5u4.2515@news-
server.bigpond.net.au>) about 'Help needed with my A-level project - RF
link', on Sat, 2 Nov 2002:
>Give the guy a break ! - As he has already stated, an understanding of the
>theory, and a viable design would seem to be the object of this excercise.
There are no viable designs that don't work. And understanding the
theory, at any useful level, is certainly a hard task at A level.
>He may have limited test euipment - imagine trying to get his proposed setup
>running with no more than a multimeter ? - I know of several 2nd and 3rd
>year EE uni students who would spend most of a semester playing around with
>a project like this, and still not get it to work.
Yes, we've all met that sort of EE student. 'Playing' is just the right
BTW, a superregen. receiver will work on FSK and practically every other
likely form of modulation.
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