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Old 18th September 2008, 07:55 PM   #1
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Default A400x volum pot clean?

Another issue,
I do found the volum potentiometer has a bit of noise on the left channel. I want to clean it, but don't want to de-solider it if possible. Will this spary solvent work? http://www.jaycar.co.nz/productView...eMax=&SUBCATID=
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Old 19th September 2008, 01:56 AM   #2
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It says:
A blend of non- CFC solvents and RF contact treatment oil. Ideal for cleaning and lubricating non- arcing contacts and mechanisms. Can be used for cleaning & lubricating all types of contacts.Safe on most plastics.

Link: http://www.jaycar.co.nz/productView....Max=&SUBCATID=
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Old 19th September 2008, 07:23 PM   #3
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You only want to clean so use the one without the lubricant.

NA1004 from Jaycar
http://www1.jaycar.com.au/productVie...Max=&SUBCATID=

or T3066 from Altronics
http://www.altronics.com.au/index.as...=item&id=T3066

I recently cleaned a pot on a A400X and used the first one listed.
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Old 19th September 2008, 09:44 PM   #4
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I was thinking the cleaning solvent withour lube will clean out all the oil in the pot, so I tried the cleaner with lube. And it works. Thanks.
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