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Old 14th January 2006, 07:26 AM   #1
rlaury is offline rlaury  United States
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Hi Group:
Does anyone know where to get replacement end bells
for Dynaco MK III transformers?
I'm restoring a set and the endbells are rather pitted up and rusty. I may be able to primer them enough to make them useable, but I'd rather replace them.

Any Info apprecaited


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Old 14th January 2006, 10:48 AM   #2
billr is offline billr  New Zealand
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Ned Carlson at www.triodeelectronics.com may be able to help. he sells dyno clone transformers. worth a punt.
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Old 14th January 2006, 06:06 PM   #3
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From what these guys tell me, they are the only people left in the states that make these...

http://www.bahrsdie.com/

I don't how the feel about selling 2 or 4. But if you mail them a box with prepaid return postage... that is usually a good start to get some "samples".

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Old 14th January 2006, 10:50 PM   #4
rlaury is offline rlaury  United States
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Well, after wire brushing and sand blasting the ones I've got,
I think their going to look fine. I'm waiting for the primer to dry
and then I'll start with the lacquer. I also have some high temp
engine pain I'm considering.


Thanks for the info!

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Old 15th January 2006, 12:21 AM   #5
Sherman is offline Sherman  United States
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Ron,
Rustoleum makes a spray paint called "Appliance Laquer" or something like that. I've used it one trafos, both PTX and OPT as well as chokes. It does a wonderful job, goes on smooth without effort and dries so it can be handled in about 10 or 15 minutes. It withstands a lot of heat.

(No association with Rustoleum, I just like that product.)
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Old 17th January 2006, 09:15 PM   #6
cerrem is offline cerrem  United States
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Bahrs die does sell in high volume.....
If you need just a small order for transformer end covers and or laminations ect... RAM Sales in California is the ticket...
They do not have a web site last I checked but they are in the White Pages...I just got it....

Ram Sales & Distributing
14823 Aetna Street, Van Nuys, CA 91411
(818) 997-8057

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