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Old 6th Mar 2006, 7:50 pm   #7
Jim - G4MEZ
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Default Re: Bush VHF54 FM Problems

Originally Posted by PaulR
Get rid of all those Hunts caps - you know it makes sense!! My VHF 61 works a treat now they have all gone!

Seconded. In my VHF64 I found all the anode and screen decouplers on the Mixer/1st FM IF and the two IF stages either O/C or a few pF.

It may be my imagination but the brown Hunts seem worse than the black ones. It seems too that a Hunts that has an easy life (e.g. decoupling the heater chain or AGC line) seem to live forever. Those running close to their rated voltage seem to die quickest. Again, it may be my imagination..

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