Johnson Valliant II problem

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frank baker
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Johnson Valliant II problem

Post by frank baker » Tue Apr 27, 2004 2:14 pm

I have a Johnson Valliant II. I recently fired it up and C98 15uf Cap went up in smoke. I installed a NOS C98 and it did the same thing.
Anyone have any idea's what the problem is?. I'm getting neg. Grid current.
Thanks, Frank

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Valiant II

Post by W0LPQ » Thu Apr 29, 2004 7:09 pm

Frank, look up K9STH, Glen in TX. Go to and send him an email. Glen has a "bunch" of Boat Anchors and may well have your answer. He is also one of the moderators on and is very knowledgeable about the old stuff (think he has a Valiant).

I have not played with the Valiant, so personally cannot help you.


Bill, W0LPQ

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