Dan Tayloe Circuit

Discussion in 'Wireless & RF Design' started by BR-549, Aug 31, 2014.

  1. BR-549

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    Hello. Has anyone fooled around with this circuit?
     
  2. alfacliff

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    not for this use, but it is used for electronic comutation in some rdf equipment. switching four antennas and to determine direction by phase of recieved signal.
     
  3. BR-549

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    Tayloe Detector.jpg Tayloe detector2.jpg

    I think it's the greatest radio circuit I ever saw. It was designed in the 90's. I have been an analog guy all my life. This simple switch solves so many communication problems, I am surprised it isn't used in radio more often.
     
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