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Help Recapping a Spectra

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wdatkinson

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I have a Spectra with an A5 remote head that I purchased off of ebay probably over a year ago. It was reported to be in perfect working condition. Upon receiving the unit, I benched it, and immediately noticed that it had issues powering on and off.

As I mentioned that was over a year ago. Tonight, I pulled it down out of the closet and opened up the head and the radio body to examine the caps. I don't see any major damage like I've seen on some of the recapping websites, but I do notice a little discoloring of the PCB around the caps.

I'd like to find someone that I could ship the radio to to have the caps replaced. If I keep it on the bench, I'm never going to get around to it. I'm sure there is someone out there that's done this that could lend me a hand. I'm willing to pay a fair amount as well as two-way shipping.

Any takers?
 

cmdrwill

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Hello, been a long time since I was here. I am here and can help with the Spectra problems.

Will
 
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