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Old 9th Dec 2018, 2:42 pm   #35
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Default Re: Baird T5 retoration project.

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Originally Posted by peter_scott View Post
Looks like a horrible thing to work on.
Hi Peter,
The can type electrolytic capacitors are post-war replacements for the card box types.
The line output transformer is subject to a high voltage flyback pulse which could result in the possibility of insulation breakdown. It will be a good idea to warm it up to drive out any moisture.

DFWB.
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