Can't find recent Hint and Kink
|Aug 26th 2011, 13:01|
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A member asks: I have a couple of Kenwood TS-930S transceivers that are both in need of S-meter pilot lamp replacements. They are no longer available as a replacement parts so I’d like to replace them with white LED’s. I recall seeing something in QST (I believe in Hints & Kinks) where some has provided information on LED substitution for a small light. For the life of me, I’ve combed several years of QST magazines and wasn’t able to find the info.
With all your experience I thought you might be able to provide the info or a reference to the QST issue that contained the information.
Thanks very much in advance for any light you can shed on the issue. (No pun intended.)
I found it with a search for “bulb”
Jul 2011 - QST (Pg. 60)
An Easy Replacement for Bayonet Bulbs
Author: Ockert, William R., ND0B
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Keywords: LED dial lamp
I noticed in error in the listing, and added some Keywords to make it easier for others to find this article. At one time we had a paid TIS Coordinator to read articles and enter in useful Keywords, but he passed away unexpectedly and his position was left vacant.
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