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Need reliable electrical or mechanical 24hr timer

  1. Apr 18, 2013 #1
    It needs to perform at least 50 cycles with a cumulative error of no more than [+\-] 30 minutes. This is for a home project.

    Any suggestions of components?
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  3. Apr 18, 2013 #2


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    Cumulative error over what period of time?
  4. Apr 19, 2013 #3
    50*24 hours
  5. Apr 19, 2013 #4
    I'm not sure I understand...why can't you use a clock (either electrical or mechanical)?
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