Working circuit for a xtal oscillator cmos inv at 10 MHz

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atferrari

Joined Jan 6, 2004
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Has anybody ever managed to implement an oscillator with 10 MHz crystal and a CMOS inverter? One that really worked.

Could I see that circuit?

It seems that I cannot go further than 4MHz using the 74HC04.

Theory I read a lot but did not found a circuit said to actually work.
 
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thatoneguy

Joined Feb 19, 2009
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Try a 74S04 or 74F04

TTL is faster than CMOS in some cases, though power use is quite high.

Or, use an oscillator with the crystal, inverter, etc. integrated in the 4 pin "can"
 
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