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Old January 3rd, 2018, 02:47 PM   #14
John Morris
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Originally Posted by daba View Post
It's only as accurate as it can be, bearing in mind you haven't accounted for the timer accumulator being greater than 1000 which it can be, depending on how frequently it is scanned.

The error will always be positive, so your "Tick" will always be longer than 1 second.
You are correct kind sir, but the application didn't call for T*Ts on timing. It just needed to count out ten minute cycle times, +/- 2 or three seconds was ok.

I wouldn't have used it for high speed bottling/canning.

I figured it would have suited the OP's request.
"When nothing is going right, go left."

"Even a fish wouldn't get into trouble if it kept its mouth shut."
(I should probably look into this)
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