{Collins} Re: Help on rusted RCA jacks - Update

Well thanks for all the comments on the rusted 
jacks.  I thought I would start off slow with some
elbow grease - a metal cleaner and light sand paper.

Looks like I made some progress:




> http://mysite.verizon.net/jkelly/ham/collins.jpg
> http://mysite.verizon.net/jkelly/ham/collins2.jpg
> http://mysite.verizon.net/jkelly/ham/collins_back1.jpg
> http://mysite.verizon.net/jkelly/ham/collins_back2.jpg
> http://mysite.verizon.net/jkelly/ham/collins_back3.jpg
> I had a typo in the links that prevented some from viewing 
> the images - this should fix it.  Sorry for the error.
> Jeff
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Jeff Kelly" <jkelly@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: <collins@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> Sent: Tuesday, January 10, 2006 10:01 PM
> Subject: {Collins} Help on rusted RCA jacks
>> Hello,
>> This is my first post to this group because last week I was
>> given a retired Collins S line as a thank you for helping someone.
>> With the help of Gene K2KJI and Herb we got everything 
>> cleaned up and running great.  The twins picture below
>> plus the power supply and 30L-1.  You wouldn't believe
>> what they looked like last week!  They sat for over 25 years.
>> A few left over projects are the rusted RCA jacks on the
>> back as seen in the back photos below.  I would appreciate
>> any tips on cleaning these without causing additional 
>> damage.
>> Thanks for any direction,
>> Jeff
>> KT2K
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