[Coco] As the cm-8 turns series finale

Neil Morrison neilsmorr at hotpop.com
Wed Apr 21 22:53:04 EDT 2004

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Kevin Diggs" <kevdig at hypersurf.com>

> Hi,
> I have found what appears to be a burn streak on the lower
> vertical deflection coil. So it looks like the deflection coil is
> bad.


> Is this supposed to happen?


> How often? There are 2 power
> resistors (R481 & R711) on the circuit board below it and in the
> vicinity. Both get hot enough that they are slowly burning the
> circuit board (from heat conducted through the leads?). Could they
> have helped cook it?


> It really burns me up to have to through a monitor away for
> this!
> Just for the record, It would be nuts to try to rewind this,
> right.

Probably. Depends on how desperate you are. Mostly these coils are
wound flat then formed to shape. Not easy to do one off.


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