Making a Relay Computer Clock - Ep10 - Crystal Oscillator Clock Design

It's finally time to design and build the beating heart of my 8-bit relay computer ... the clock. In this mini-series I'm going to go through the theory of how the clock works, work through the design, test it on a breadboard and then finally design the PCB and solder it up.

In this tenth episode I consider an alternative clock generator design based around a crystal oscillator.

00:00 Overview
04:55 Crystal Oscillator
12:48 Frequency Division
23:22 Frequency Selection
26:22 Completed Design

As always, more information on my relay computer can be found here on my YouTube channel and on my blog at
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