From: "John Jardine"
Subject: Re: Determining type of passive component on LCR meter
Date: Mon, 13 Jan 2003 01:39:56 -0000
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John Woodgate wrote in message
> I read in sci.electronics.design that Tony Williams
> wrote (in <firstname.lastname@example.org.
> uk>) about 'Determining type of passive component on LCR meter', on Fri,
> 10 Jan 2003:
> >Or ":(", because I can't afford/justify one atm.
> You might be able to pick up a Wayne-Kerr B221 bridge with the Q221 low-
> impedance adaptor for a very low price. It's a fantastic piece of gear,
> even though it's more than a bit vintage now. 2 aF to 0.1 F, and
> corresponding ranges of L and R or G. Works at 1592 Hz with the internal
> source and detector but you can use external ones, and external
> standards. Transformer ratio-arm, of course.
> No, mine isn't for sale.
> Regards, John Woodgate, OOO - Own Opinions Only.
> Interested in professional sound reinforcement and distribution? Then go
> PLEASE do NOT copy news posts to me by E-MAIL!
One of these days I may come across a manual for my own iffy B221. In the
meanwhile I'll give it a polish every year, like I have done for the past
20. Can't bear to throw it away. A magnificent bit of kit!.
(potentially as handy as my 50 year old Boonton RX250 RF bridge).