Rescue project for a Studebaker Transtar radio AC-2971 for Brian Dahl
Cost To Date
Tubes, TubeDepot, $23.75 Tube, VacuumTubes, $10.00 Filter Caps, Digikey, $2.05 Filter Caps, Digikey, $3.15 Paper Caps, Digikey, $24.28 Knobs, Bias Pot, IF Xformer Play Things of the Past, $31.35 Speaker Connector, NAPA, $2.96 Transistor, Quest Components, $32.50 Weld Nuts, McMaster-Carr, $2.00 TOTAL $132.04
Monday, December 9, 2013
I took apart the volume/tone control to clean the insides with hopes to clear up the scratchiness. Unfortunately it did not fix it but it helped a bit. This is a 2 meg volume with a 1 meg tap. the tone is 500K.