[TenTec] Blown Up Centurion
Rohre at arlut.utexas.edu
Tue Sep 5 15:32:26 EDT 2017
check for shorts in the electrolytic power capacitors.
Check the power supply diodes for shorts or opens.
Were up operating into a low SWR antenna?
I take it the fuse blew and you have replaced that? Make the other
checks for shorts and opens before powering up again. Use all your
senses, sight, nose, etc. to find where the smoke was let out. (The
bang was surely some smoke leaving the rig.)
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