[TenTec] Corsair II PTO Backlash?
Mike Hyder -N4NT-
Mike_N4NT at charter.net
Sun Jul 31 20:43:57 PDT 2011
I suggest sending it back to TenTec.
73, Mike N4NT
----- Original Message -----
From: "Steve Berg" <wa9jml at tbc.net>
To: <tentec at contesting.com>
Sent: Sunday, July 31, 2011 10:58 PM
Subject: Re: [TenTec] Corsair II PTO Backlash?
> I had the factory rebuild the PTO units in both the Corsair II radio and
> in the external VFO. The internal PTO has smoothed up nicely, but the
> one in the external VFO is still stiff and has a noticeable amount of
> backlash. When tuning the receiver, the external PTO has a dead spot in
> rotation when tuning back and forth on a signal. It is slowly getting
> better, but it is still stiff and has this slop in it. Is there any way
> to fix this, or is this a case where the rebuild is not working properly?
> Steve WA9JML
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