Tube Radio Forum - The friendliest radio forum on the net!
Would you like to react to this message? Create an account in a few clicks or log in to continue.

Magnavox Micromatic Idler Wheel Issue

Go down

Magnavox Micromatic Idler Wheel Issue Empty Magnavox Micromatic Idler Wheel Issue

Post by PhonoBrit Mon Jul 22, 2013 6:58 pm

Idler wheel pulls strong when engaged, however it seems to take a few seconds to engage and sometimes even longer or not at all. I was wondering if a spring might be missing. Any ideas? Photo attached

Magnavox Micromatic Idler Wheel Issue 0itmBhn

PhonoBrit
Member
Member

Number of posts : 91
Registration date : 2011-09-28

Back to top Go down

Magnavox Micromatic Idler Wheel Issue Empty Re: Magnavox Micromatic Idler Wheel Issue

Post by PhonoBrit Mon Jul 29, 2013 4:30 pm

Pulled off the idler wheel bracket and cleaned and lubed it. That seemed to fix the problem.

PhonoBrit
Member
Member

Number of posts : 91
Registration date : 2011-09-28

Back to top Go down

Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum