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32kHz Xtals

Discussion in 'Embedded' started by Dave, Jan 24, 2004.

  1. Dave

    Dave Guest

    Hi all,

    Where is the best/cheapest place to obtain the above in the UK?

    I've tried all the usual suspects, but they have nothing that low.

    Dave, Jan 24, 2004
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  2. Dave

    Leon Heller Guest

    Try one of the crystal manufacturers, like IQD, if you want to buy in

    Leon Heller, Jan 25, 2004
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  3. Dave

    Dave Guest

    I only want a handful at most though

    Dave, Jan 25, 2004
  4. Dave

    Leon Heller Guest

    ESR sells them for 39p each: http:/www.esr.co.uk

    Leon Heller, Jan 25, 2004
  5. Hi,

    One has to be carefull with some of the cheap 32kHz crystals. Most
    seem to be 12pF series capacitance, while most of the RTCs require
    ones with 6pF series capacitance to get any sort of lobg term

    RS Components should have available.

    Anton Erasmus
    Anton Erasmus, Jan 25, 2004
  6. Where is the best/cheapest place to obtain the above in the UK?

    Try searching for 32768Hz rather than 32kHz.
    Lewin A.R.W. Edwards, Jan 25, 2004
  7. Dave

    Don McKenzie Guest

    you will need to add postage, but delivery times are comparable to local
    see: http://www.dontronics.com/reco.html


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    Don McKenzie, Jan 25, 2004
  8. A handful is about 1,000 pieces. ;-)

    Best regards,
    Spehro Pefhany
    Spehro Pefhany, Jan 25, 2004
  9. Now don't tell us you didn't try Farnell at www.farnell.co.uk ?

    Meindert Sprang, Jan 26, 2004
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