Ask questions about projects relating to: aerodynamics or hydrodynamics, astronomy, chemistry, electricity, electronics, physics, or engineering.

Moderators: MelissaB, kgudger, Ray Trent, Moderators


Postby gsyme14 » Tue Feb 18, 2014 9:34 am

Hi. I'm trying to make an anti-radar box and I need a crystal oscillator. Where can I get one besides from an IBM super computer? :mrgreen:
Posts: 1
Joined: Tue Feb 18, 2014 9:27 am
Occupation: Student 8th grade
Project Question: Building anti radar tech
Project Due Date: march 14, 2014
Project Status: I am conducting my research

Re: Anti-Radar

Postby rmarz » Fri Feb 21, 2014 4:23 pm

gsyme14 - Crystal controlled oscillators are easily available from mail order component suppliers such as Digi-Key, Allied Electronics, Jameco, Newark, eBAy and others. You will find most prices ranging from $3-$10 each. If you have a local electronics store you might also have some luck. You may see items described as crystal oscillators, but if they only have two terminals they are likely just the 'crystal'. A crystal oscillator module will usually have 4 pins minimum.

Rick Marz
Posts: 496
Joined: Sat Oct 25, 2008 1:26 pm
Occupation: Technology Consultant
Project Question: n/a
Project Due Date: n/a
Project Status: Not applicable

Return to Grades 6-8: Physical Science

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 3 guests