[amsat-bb] Re: G5500 change voltage supply
morsesat at optonline.net
Wed Jun 1 10:24:03 PDT 2011
Look closer--Wrong rotor and I imagine you jump the other connections
together to have the voltage correct.
Again, Check the G5500 manual.
From: amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org [mailto:amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org] On
Behalf Of Bill Dzurilla
Sent: Wednesday, June 01, 2011 12:53 PM
To: amsat-bb at amsat.org
Cc: ea4cyq at amsat.org
Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: G5500 change voltage supply
Here is the mod to change Yaesu rotors to 220v:
But perhaps yours has a different transformer if it uses pin 3 for 117v. In
the mod, pins 0 and 3 are for 220v.
73, Bill NZ5N
> Subject: [amsat-bb] G5500 change voltage supply
> I have purchased a G5500. The control box have a 117Vac label in the
> real panel. I opened it and a wire is connected through the fuse to
> the terminal number 3 of the KT-30 transformer and the other wire
> through the main switch to the terminal number 1 of the KT-30
> I am wondering how I should connect it to work with 220Vac in Europe.
> Thanks in advance. ea4cyq at amsat.org
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