[AMRadio] Tubing


Jim Wilhite w5jo at brightok.net
Mon Jul 9 22:46:52 EDT 2007


Are the connections soldered?  Is there any tubing in it 
presently, and if so, is it soft enough to bend by hand?

Jim




> Thanks Bill, good idea.
>
> Jim... I need to make connections to and from the antenna 
> and capacitor in a
> GE BT-20-A broadcast transmitter.  I could use heavy wire 
> since it is only
> 250 watts and not in continuous service as it was when 
> used commercially,
> but I'd like to keep it as original looking as possible 
> and I think the
> tubing looks kind of cool.
>
> Bob... I may do just that (use copper tubing).  My only 
> reason for using the
> steel or steel appearing tubing is it will match that 
> which is already in
> the transmitter.
>
> Thanks to all for the help and ideas.  Keep'em coming!
>
> 73,
> Rick/K5IAR




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