[Boatanchors] Drake T4-XC Plate Tuning Capacitor

Garey Barrell k4oah at mindspring.com
Thu Aug 9 11:32:16 EDT 2012

Mike -

That number indicates that it was a special from Johnson.  So your best source is a donor radio.  On 
the bright side, ALL of the Drake T-4X(any) and TR-4(any) use the same LOAD capacitor.  So it 
shouldn't be difficult to find.  A 'want' post to the 'DrakeRadio' Yahoo list should turn one up.

73, Garey - K4OAH
Glen Allen, VA

Drake 2-B, 2-C/2-NT, 4-A, 4-B, C-Line
and TR-4/C Service Supplement CDs

Mike Lewis wrote:
> I bought a used T4-XC that has a warped plate tuning capacitor. It is an
> EF Johnson, part number 149-16-3. Does anyone know of anywhere to look
> to try to find a suitable replacement?

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