[Yaesu] Re: FT-990 Power/ALC Problems on 10M/TCXO Unit

Mark Tetrault tetrault@mv.mv.com
Thu, 04 Feb 1999 01:37:05 GMT

On Tue, 2 Feb 1999 20:42:05 -0800, you wrote:

>The thing that I thought might be of interest was that Yaesu called me
>shortly after receiving the radio and asked if I was interested in
>adding the TCXO-2. You may recall that this option was well over 100
>bucks in years past. The offer was for 30 dollars installed. They said
>they are offering the unit to all 990 owners as the rigs are received
>in Cerritos for repair. I do not know how long that offer will last.
>Although my 990 has always seem quite stable, I thought for the price
>it would be a worthwhile addition to my 990's resume just in case I am
>ever inclined to sell it.

Could it be since the FT990 is now discontinued, they are overstocked
in TCXO-2s and are having a fire sale to move them?

>As always seems to be the case, Yaesu service is still numero #1 in my

Agreed, Luv all 5 of my Yaesus.


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