If you can afford it There is a ham selling an "Upgrade regulator board".
Over the years the Astron was "Revised" numerous times to correct for minor problems such as RF blowing the regulator IC etc and it gets hard to find the correct schematic.
Since you blew one of the 2n3771 it is recommended/best to replace all 4 since they are in parallel.....
I thought I could get rich in the stock market by investing in
Viagra, Geritol, And Ginseng but my stocks didn't rise to the occasion.
Hell, I figured that there was always somebody somewhere either trying to
Get it up
Get it going
Trying to remember what to do with it.
73 De Bubba
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