[amsat-bb] Re: Drake 2880

Ken Swaggart k.swaggart@charter.net
Mon Aug 21 18:21:36 PDT 2006

My evil twin transmitted into my Drake while AO-40 was alive - had to 
replace the final two IF amp transistors - used NE85634 (Mouser part 
#551-ne85634).  Original pars were 2sc3357's.

Ken, W7KKE
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Scott Smith" <ve6itv@telus.net>
To: "amsat" <amsat-bb@amsat.org>
Sent: Monday, August 21, 2006 11:40
Subject: [amsat-bb] Drake 2880

> Hi Folks, i now have my new drake 2880 up on the tower, the one i smoked i 
> had a peek inside and it looks as if it's just the FET transisitor at the 
> front end has gone. Does anyone know of a substitute replacement that 
> would work?. I'd like to give it to another amateur friend if it can be 
> fixed.Any help will be appreciated. 73 de Scott VE6ITV
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