Re: Risetime calculator (in tekwiki)

Albert Otten

Ideally you would use pots (as variable resistors) for which the resistance increases quadratically from ccw to cw. Then compare the sum of the first 3 resistances with the 4th resistance in a bridge circuit and tune the 4th pot to zero reading. I don't think that the quadratic behavior can be approached good enough with log pots and some trimpots and extra resistors.


On Fri, Jan 17, 2020 at 08:31 AM, Tim Phillips wrote:

from Tim P (UK)
What is this, please? It seems to be a simple analog computer, maybe with
Log pots.
In case the link doesn't work, the device is in tekwiki Other Instruments.

Appears to give f = sqrt(a^2 + b^2 + c^2)

Tim P

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