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Old 06-01-2007, 03:13 PM   #1
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Tx Maintenance....?

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For the radio experts, how often should I complete a maintenance routine on my transmitter, apart from the usual battery care/replacement?

Does anyone recommend sending it in to Futaba for detailed cleaning, parts check-up? If not, what do I look for to make sure evrything is okay!

If you care, I own a Futaba 9CAP, purchased new about 3 years ago, with moderate to sustained usage over that time. Stored in a foam padded case, always babied!

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Old 06-01-2007, 03:33 PM   #2
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I send mine in at the end of every season. They've occasionally caught an output transistor out of spec. Cheap insurance for expensive toys.
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