[amsat-bb] Re: G5500 N center scale
ham at g4dmf.co.uk
Wed Oct 24 10:54:25 PDT 2012
At 23:01 23/10/2012, you wrote:
>Still looking for a North center scale for the G5500. Several years
>ago there was a thread about the G5400, however the 5500 goes 450
>degrees. Anyone mess with this issue?
Mine was one of the threads for alternative center scale for 5400. I
created mine by taking the scale off the meter, scanning it at as
higher res as I could.
I loaded the BMP ( preferred to jpg because of losses in compression)
into Paintshop Pro, re-lettered it with the appropriate figures and
airbrushed the scanning blemishes.
I printed it onto a self-adhesive label ( took several attempts to
get size exactly right) and stuck it on the back of the existing
scale. couldn't tell it from the original.
Hope this may help.
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