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Old 4th Aug 2021, 12:36 pm   #7
Join Date: Jul 2013
Location: Wilmslow, Cheshire, UK.
Posts: 162
Default Re: Ferranti TC1004. Baptism of fire.

I repaired many Ferranti/Ekco lopt like this. I made a former out of wood and built up the case with glass fibre mat and resin. The former was made 4 times as long as a standard lopt one and so when one was needed I just sawed one off. The difficult part was reusing the connection points so corona didn't ensue. Never had one fail. Peter.
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