Ft101DZ frequency jumps on transmit on CW

Discussion in '"Boat Anchor" & Classic Equipment' started by 2E1HHK, Jan 11, 2021.

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  1. 2E1HHK

    2E1HHK QRZ Member

    I shall take another look online, awaiting service manual to arrive, pretty sure the instruction manual doesn’t mention it
     
  2. G3YRO

    G3YRO Ham Member QRZ Page

    Well if there is no pot to adjust this, it's Yaesu scrimping on costs again in the Z series ! (compared to the original FT101 series, where there is a pot)

    You may have to change fixed resistors that have changed value. (there has to be resistors equivalent to the Clarifier pot centre position)

    Have you tried cleaning the Clarifier on off switches? (both Rx and Tx)

    Roger G3YRO
     
  3. 2E1HHK

    2E1HHK QRZ Member

    Hi Rodger,
    No I haven’t cleaned clarifier pot as yet, maybe worth doing, volume a little scratchy to.
    I shall look into the resistors around clarifier, and get back to you on that
    Cheers
    Mark
     
  4. G3YRO

    G3YRO Ham Member QRZ Page

    No, not the Clarifier Pot . . . it's the two Clarifier SWITCHES (Rx & Tx) that could cause problems if they're dirty.

    Roger G3YRO
     

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