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Swan 350etc.

Post by narfedwards1 » Monday, 11 September 2017, 17:28 PM

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Post by narfedwards1 » Monday, 11 September 2017, 17:36 PM

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Re: Swan 350etc.

Post by MDYoungblood » Tuesday, 12 September 2017, 8:03 AM

Back in the day they were known as the "Drifty 350", good radio,, thanks for the pics.

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Re: Swan 350etc.

Post by narfedwards1 » Tuesday, 12 September 2017, 12:11 PM

Drift is easy fix...couple new temp.compensating caps in the right spot and relocate VFO board clean bandswitches good now solid as a rock after warmup.120W on 11M from a pair of 6HF5's and 140-150 minimum on all other bands....awesome transmit audio man..also tweaked AGC for nice easy listenen

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Re: Swan 350etc.

Post by MDYoungblood » Wednesday, 13 September 2017, 8:01 AM

Yes I did that cap mod on my Siltronix 1011C, takes about 10 minutes of warm up and then it only drifts a few hz, keep it inline with a frequency counter.

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Re: Swan 350etc.

Post by narfedwards1 » Thursday, 14 September 2017, 15:46 PM

I also have a 1011C with a 6JS6C in the PA and a 1011D Comanche with the 8950.All kinds of old stuff...457 Navahos,CBS-1000,TRC448,Anytone 5555 in the mobile,Emperor TS-5010 prolly more layin around or lent out hahaha

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Re: Swan 350etc.

Post by narfedwards1 » Thursday, 14 September 2017, 15:48 PM

Oh yeah...just scrapped a Hallicrafters FPM300...using the VFO cap out of it on the magnetic loop ...works real good...hahaha

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Re: Swan 350etc.

Post by narfedwards1 » Sunday, 05 November 2017, 5:38 AM

Here's the Golden Eagle Mark III etc....so nice
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Re: Swan 350etc.

Post by narfedwards1 » Sunday, 05 November 2017, 5:40 AM

Oh yeah...almost forgot...
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