[time-nuts] Inside of FT1200-100
ch at murgatroid.com
Sun Sep 25 23:00:27 EDT 2016
On Wed, Sep 21, 2016 at 10:05 PM, Ed Palmer <ed_palmer at sasktel.net> wrote:
> You might be able to slide something like a feeler guage down between the
> oven and the rubber blanket to break the oscillator free. The oven on mine
> is a plain metal cylinder. This way, the rubber sheet should protect the
> Dewar from your feeler guage. On mine, the mounting bolts for the 2N3792
> transistor both have ground lugs. I think I see them on yours. You could
> hook something through the ground lugs and use that to pull the oscillator
> out of the rubber sheet and then remove the sheet later.
I think the rubber sheet on mine is against metal. I haven't yet seen the
The adhesion is huge.
Do you know if the holes opposite the 2N3792 are threaded? If they are, I
might try running the screws out and using those holes with longer screws
as my pull points. I can't pull on the lugs hard enough -- I've tried.
73 de AI6KG
More information about the time-nuts