Simultaneous Buzzing

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Simultaneous Buzzing

Post by minusfive » Sun Dec 15, 2013 10:23 am

Theoretically, simulataneous buzzing should be possible. How does the magic box decide whose light lights up?
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Re: Simultaneous Buzzing

Post by MLafer » Sun Dec 15, 2013 10:34 am

I've seen some buzzer systems where both lights will light up at the same time when this happens. The Judge definitely does this.
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Re: Simultaneous Buzzing

Post by alexdz » Sun Dec 15, 2013 1:22 pm

Some daisy-chain buzzer systems that I have seen will light up the light which is closer to the box in this case.
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Re: Simultaneous Buzzing

Post by the return of AHAN » Sun Dec 15, 2013 10:40 pm

minusfive wrote:Theoretically, simulataneous buzzing should be possible. How does the magic box decide whose light lights up?
I recall Zeecraft systems literature maintains their system differentiates buzzes to the millionth of a second. Pretty tough to tie if that's the case...
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