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[TowerTalk] De Lee---Yaseu rotator

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From: VE6JY Don Moman" < (VE6JY Don Moman)
Date: Mon, 28 Jan 2002 00:36:24 -0000
A "yup" to Lee and a "nope" to least not this model

The Yaesu model G-400 (and I suspect the 450 as well, which was the original
subject) uses a 28 v AC motor with a 100 uf cap in the control unit.

73 Don

> ----- Original Message -----
> > Could it be that Yaesu has a motor start capacitor problem like that
> > occurs in Ham-Ms?
> > Lee
> Nope. Yaesu uses DC motors and simply reverses polarity to change
> The voltage is varied to allow speed adjustment and the controller on the
> preset models drops the voltage to the minimum a few degrees before the
> preset point is reached. Pretty slick. I'm betting its a cable problem.
> Chuck, N4NM

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