[AMRadio] Johnson Adventurer smashed in transit!!! - Need 807, 6AG7, 5U4G !!!


Howard Weinstein k3hw at yahoo.com
Mon Aug 2 12:28:03 EDT 2010


Good morning Dennis,

Thank you very much Dennis! Your offer is wonderful, gracious and I really don't know how to thank you but i will figure out a way!

My shipping address is:

Howard Weinstein
33 Jessica Drive
Nashua NH 03060

Have a good week Dennis - I will reciprocate - Tnx agn and 72/73 de Howie K3HW

--- On Mon, 8/2/10, Dennis Gilliam <dennisgilliam at gmail.com> wrote:

> From: Dennis Gilliam <dennisgilliam at gmail.com>
> Subject: Re: [AMRadio] Johnson Adventurer smashed in transit!!! - Need 807, 6AG7, 5U4G !!!
> To: "Discussion of AM Radio in the Amateur Service" <amradio at mailman.qth.net>
> Date: Monday, August 2, 2010, 12:19 PM
> Howie,
> 
> Your address and I'll send you some tubes, free.
> 
> Dennis W7TFO
> dennisgilliam-at-gmail.com
> 
> On Mon, Aug 2, 2010 at 9:02 AM, Howard Weinstein <k3hw at yahoo.com>
> wrote:
> > Crew,
> >
> > I recently procured a beautiful Johnson Adventurer CW
> transmitter with a cool homebrew outboard modulator. It was
> packed well and shipped from TX via USPS to my QTH.
> >
> > On arrival a quick visual inspection of the box
> revealed no apparent damage or abuse. No exterior cuts,
> dents, or large indentations. The corners were not crushed.
> When opening the box the transmitter exterior looked good
> and all contents of the box (outboard modulator, documents,
> etc.) seemed to be in good shape...
> >
> > BUT, something was rolling around and tinkling like
> glass inside the old girl. The 807, 6AG7, and 5U4G were all
> broken - what can I say? I was sad but I have not yet sunk
> into deep depression.
> >
> > The seller/shipper did more than an adequate job
> packing the radio - three inches of material, stiffening
> boards, everything - it WAS NOT his fault in my opinion.
> >
> > Anyway - I want to get this 55 year old transmitter on
> the air !!!
> >
> > Therefore I would like to procure a couple of "NOS" or
> "USED - TESTED GOOD"  807's, 6AG7's and 5U4G's. One set to
> replace the tubes that were broken and a spare set for the
> bench. I've got a Hickok tube tester in the shack if you
> have tubes that are untested.
> >
> > I appreciate any assistance and aadvice from the
> group.
> >
> > Thank you - 72/73 de Howie K3HW
> >
> >
> >
> >
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> >
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