RCA CT-100
The Merrill
Chassis Serial Number B8002390
Cabinet Serial Number 663

Picture Page 4
Pictures on this page are after Feb 10, 2002 and show progress of the restoration
as well as some before and after comparisons.

Click on images below for larger pictures
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bezel_2.jpg (48582 bytes)
Removing the trim and glass revealed
a deteriorated gasket.
bezel_1.jpg (41579 bytes)
Cleaning is slow and difficult.  Getting
the old gasket off with out damaging the finish
is difficult. This is an area where I'm working.
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Old gasket residue on glass.
bezel1.jpg (70939 bytes)
Mar. 24, 2002. New gasket made of
PVC weather-strip.
bezel2.jpg (81288 bytes)
Clean and ready to install
in the cabinet.
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Rear view of bezel after cleaning.

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This is an original HV cage cover.
Click image for side by side comparison
with the new cover.
hvcover2.jpg (67136 bytes)
This is the reproduction cover.  It is virtually
impossible to distinguish it from the original.
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This is the original rectifier cover
rectcvr3.jpg (67045 bytes)
This is the new rectifier cover.
rectcvr1.jpg (70574 bytes)
Another view of the new reproduction
rectifier cover.  The new covers were
manufactured in March 2002

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Created: June 30, 2001. Last Updated: June 15, 2013
Copyright 2002, PakRatz, Corpus Christi, Texas, USA