[TenTec] OT Again: Eico 710 GDO

Dr. Gerald N. Johnson geraldj at storm.weather.net
Sat Feb 7 15:40:26 EST 2009

On Sat, 2009-02-07 at 14:29 -0500, John Graves wrote:
> The world is starting to look a lot better.  I bought a tube from 
> http://www.vacuumtubes.net and I received the tube 2 days later. 
> Installed the tube and got a meter reading.  phew!
> I now have new issue and am hoping someone has an idea or two. There is 
> a plastic window over the frequency drum. Given that there is some 
> brownish stuff on the inside of the cover, I can only assume is was 
> somehow glued to the aluminum cover.  Can I use a tape to hold the 
> window in place or is there some other option.
> Thanks for the suggestions and support.
> John Graves
> jh.graves at verizon.net

That brown stuff is probably Pliobond. A rubbery contact adhesive. It
holds better than tape. It may still be available, if not go to a car
parts store and get a tube of 3M trim adhesive.

73, Jerry, K0CQ

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