Some views of the before and after work

A project log for ZENITH H-845 Restoration

A little ( yeah right ) restoration radio project

Dr. CockroachDr. Cockroach 06/15/2021 at 13:042 Comments

Just some images of how the chassis wiring looked before and after the caps were replaced as well as the rectifier diode and added resistor.

Before with the waxy caps.... and then after with the metal films and electro caps in place. Bypassed the selenium rectifier and added a hefty diode and added 90 Ohm resistor.

Trust me, it now sounds much better than it did before :-)


Dr. Cockroach wrote 06/15/2021 at 19:00 point

Thanks. I used to work with the much older sets years ago. I might be ready to dive back in and work with tubes once again :-)

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Ken Yap wrote 06/15/2021 at 13:16 point

Sounds great! Cool to think it"s putting out music that wasn"t written yet when it was manufactured.

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