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Galaxy DX99V back in service

Discussion in 'General CB Services Discussion' started by OldTech03, Aug 21, 2019.

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  1. OldTech03

    OldTech03 Sr. Member

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    This is Unit# 46 repaired in the last 6 weeks while working another full-time job!! Wow for me. Anyway, this is one that was done for a WWDX member which I will not mention.

    99 on bench 2.jpg
    the image below shows the Restored top cover.
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  2. Slowmover

    Slowmover Sr. Member

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    Nice. Very nice. Post formatting & clarity in video made for an enjoyable review.
     
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  3. Low_Boy

    Low_Boy Well-Known Member

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    Nice Job. And I see your bench is looking great as they always used to./
     
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  4. Shadetree Mechanic

    Shadetree Mechanic 808 On The North Side of Dover

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    Looking good! Thanks for fixing it up for me. Can't wait to get it back on the air. Funny that there are about ten different members named Chris here, so even though you said my name I was still anonymous. Haha, too funny!
     
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  5. OldTech03

    OldTech03 Sr. Member

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    Well, you are no longer anonymous!!!
     
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    Shadetree Mechanic 808 On The North Side of Dover

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    Hey OT,
    I put it in the shack to check it out and it is working great! I talked to someone in NJ on 38lsb and got great reports. Thanks OT for fixing it up and thanks for fixing the top cover. The guy I got it from had glued the radio into his console with RTV silicone. I guess he just gooped it on and slapped it in there. Now the radio looks good enough to keep in the shack. Haha. The price to repair is extremely reasonable and you could probably charge more. I have another radio that I will be sending you soon.
    Thanks again!
    Chris

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  7. Rwb

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    Looks well done old tech,chris you should be 1 happy camper
     
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    Shadetree Mechanic 808 On The North Side of Dover

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    Still loving my 99v, just wish I had more time to play with my toys.:)
     
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  9. OldTech03

    OldTech03 Sr. Member

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    It is always GOOD!. To hear this kind of feedback. Great cozy space you have there!.......
     
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    sadly ,oldd tec guys like you are few n far,no younger folk want to pick up n carry the torch
     
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  11. snippits75

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    Looks and sounds good.

    Still miss my Galaxy radio that got stolen years ago when I was driving long haul.
     
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