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Crystal oscillator teardown

Posted on Wednesday, April 17th, 2019 in Teardowns by DP

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Here’s a tear down of a crystal oscillator and a look at the silicon controller from Electronupdate:

 Inside is a ceramic circuit board.  Ceramic has a low coefficient of thermal expansion which is probably very desirable here. It will also not absorb moisture.  All of this would affect the frequency.

More details on Electronupdate blog.

Check out the video after the break.

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