[TowerTalk] Yaesu Rotor Repair?
Thu, 9 Mar 2000 03:02:15 -0600
I have a 1000SDX that is shot! Who... does fix these gems?
Rick NK9G email@example.com
From: Joe L Blackwell <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: email@example.com <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Tuesday, March 07, 2000 9:49 PM
Subject: Re: [TowerTalk] Yaesu Rotor Repair?
>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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