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|6/16/2000 3:31 AM|
|Tim Swartz||Matchless - Idiotic Filter Cap Layout|
I've worked on various Matchless's over the years, and always scratched my head when looking at the grotesque pile of filter caps, all glued together and wrapped in electrical tape...I've always wondered..."How in the heck would you ever change one, especially one of the bottom ones?"....Well tonight I'm working on a Chieftain that's blowing fuses...Guess what?...One of the caps on the bottom of the stack is shorted...AAAAAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!!!!!!!!!!
Thanks for allowing me to vent...and BUY VINTAGE!
|Peter S It's not really difficult Tim.....I... -- 6/16/2000 3:40 AM|