Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Gear Quiz from Tim [WT1IM] -- "The mystery fix for an HF tuning knob..."

GEAR QUIZ QUESTION from Tim [WT7IM]:
I bought a Yaesu FT-77 yesterday. 
Neat little "economy" HF rig. One little issue, though.
This (below) is apparently a common issue with this thing:
The "rubber" on the knob had deteriorated into a disgusting goo.  Fortunately, I have a ten year old who doesn't play with a bunch of his old toys any more:
What would you do?
(Click below to see answer)
http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-bECjdn47xHg/VUBduYefeTI/AAAAAAAACBA/2u80R7LQNYE/s1600/WT7IM_REVEAL_image.jpg 

Posted at 4/26/2015 09:32:00 PM