[AMRadio] Replacing dial cord on an S-38e Hallicrafters RX


JAMES HANLON knjhanlon at msn.com
Thu Jan 1 22:01:27 EST 2015


Mike,

If the dial cord is slipping on the tuning knob shaft and that shaft appears to have been polished smooth, I,d suggest roughening the shaft surface.  Use a Dremil tool grinder if you have one or some sand paper.

Jim, W8KGI
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> On Dec 30, 2014, at 9:20 AM, Mike Sprenger <mikesprenger at gmail.com> wrote:
> 
> Hi
> 
> I'm looking for insight in redoing the dial cord on an S-38E, it's very
> close to breaking, and it won't tune from end to end right now, it's
> spinning on the tuning knob shaft and is badly frayed as a result.
> 
> Any insight on how to do this relatively easily ?
> 
> Thanks,
> Mike
> 
> 
> -- 
> Thanks,
> Mike Sprenger
> (37.9167N  81.1244W is the Summit)
> 


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