[AMRadio] B&W 5100

John Dilks oldradio at comcast.net
Mon Jul 17 18:55:55 EDT 2017

Hi Mark,

You didn't mention the size?  Depending on size, mounting a pilot light in the hole might cover it. Large jeweled pilot lights are 3/4" or 1"(forget) and the standard ones are smaller.  I might have one for you if you want?  Gotta look in my stash.

73, John Dilks, K2TQN
Having fun smelling hot rosin and solder again.

>     On July 17, 2017 at 6:41 PM mark <lexnonscripta at usa.com> wrote:
>     Hi All,
>     I picked up a B&W 5100 - not the "B" version, but the first iteration.
>     One of the issues is that someone drilled a hole just above the meter. I
>     havent delved into the circuitry yet, do I dont know why that was done,
>     but that hole bugs me and I'd like to put the radio back to stock.
>     Anyone know of someone that has screened a face for one of these, or has
>     some idea on how to go about a repair. Right now I am considering just
>     filling it with a little weld from my mig, sanding it out and then of
>     course, I need to re-do the front panel.
>     ON the other hand, maybe someone has a skeleton and I can get the front
>     panel.
>     Ideas or comments welcome!
>     Best 73'
>     Mark
>     Kd9cxh
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