[TowerTalk] Yaesu Rotor Repair?
Joe L Blackwell
Wed, 8 Mar 2000 03:46:34 -0500
If you open your Yaesu rotator, be prepared for a lot of ball bearings to
de Joe, aa4nn
"Dave D'Epagnier" <DDEpagnier@compuserve.com> writes:
> Well, I got my cracked rotor mast clamp replaced for my G-600x. Yaesu
> it in stock. It's interesting that they now say it's important to pin
> mast. They include a long bolt and drilling instructions for it. My old
> clamp didn't even have a hole for pinning.
> Anyhow, in one of my brighter moments, I attached the rotor wires up
> and applied about 900mW to the position sensing potentiometer in the
> and smoked it. How can I get this fixed? Is it easy for me to fix this
> is opening a rotor liken to tearing into an automobile transmission?
> Has anybody on the list ever replaced one of these? Should I do it
> send it off to Norm's etc?
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73, de Joe aa4nn
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