Damaged Spectra Pictures  

Command Board arced over to chassis, caused big burn on board and chassis wall.

A view of the chassis wall.  Damage from arching board.

A view of the arced board.

Fried PA in a VHF High Power Spectra

(note blown capacitor near right side of board)

Close up of the Fried Capacitor and Damaged Foil Trace.

The bad cap was removed, the two SMD electrolytic capacitors in the picture had failed. The board was cleaned, bad caps replaced, fried cap replaced, foil trace repaired. This radio was re-capped, aligned and is back in service in a Deputy Sheriff's Patrol Car.

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