[amsat-bb] My ft-736 meter lamp went dark, and scratchy pots.
kq6ea at verizon.net
Sat Jul 4 02:16:46 UTC 2015
Google about for "ft-736r lamp replacement" and you'll find a lot of
people showing how to replace the lamps with LEDs.
On 07/04/2015 01:15 AM, Harvey N. Vordenbaum wrote:
> And what about the display lamps? It's hard enough to see the display
> inside, much harder outside like for Field Day.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: AMSAT-BB [mailto:amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org] On Behalf Of Jim Jerzycke
> Sent: Friday, July 03, 2015 3:04 PM
> To: amsat-bb at amsat.org
> Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] My ft-736 meter lamp went dark, and scratchy pots.
> Works every time!
> 73, Jim KQ6EA
> On 07/03/2015 03:43 PM, Vince Fiscus, KB7ADL wrote:
>> Anyone know off hand the voltage and current rating of the meter lamp
>> in an FT-736 and hard it is to get too? Replacement source?
>> When I have it apart I need to address scratchy pots issue too with
>> the AF gain, squelch, RF gain, and mic gain. Anyone ever taken care
>> of that? What cleaner to use?
>> Happy 4th everyone.
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