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Re: [TowerTalk] Cap for Brake delay unit.

To: "Tower and HF antenna construction topics." <>, Bill Aycock <>
Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] Cap for Brake delay unit.
Reply-to: "Tower and HF antenna construction topics." <>
Date: Tue, 13 Apr 2010 22:53:16 -0400
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The big one is 1000 uf at 50 v.
The other is on the back of the circuit board and I'm not going to  
dismantle it.

Quoting Bill Aycock <>:

> During, or just after, a lightning strike, One of the Capacitors in   
> the 5 sec delayer in my Rotor controller exploded (Really!) The   
> delay unit was bought from Norm, before he left the Northeast, and    
> was apparently made by Lance Johnson Engineering.
> There are two caps in the unit, and the larger one died. There are   
> no pieces large enough to read anything. All else but the position   
> resister seems to be OK, but I need the Cap to repair and test.
> Norm's web site and the QST review (Apr '83) have no details. Can   
> anyone help with its value?
> Thanks-- Bill--W4BSG
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