Featured Post

Beogram 4002: Restoration of DC Motor Video Published - Check It Out!

By popular request (really, I got quite a few emails about this!...;-), I finally completed my Beogram DC motor restoration video! It demon...

Saturday, April 30, 2016

Beogram 4002 (5514): Installation of a New DIN5 Plug With Gold Coated Terminals

The Beogram 4002 (5514) that I am currently restoring is making progress. In my opinion a Beogram restoration is only complete with a modern all-metal DIN 5 plug that has gold coated contact terminals. The original plugs are usually corroded and that is not a great thing for transmitting the precious signals from the MMC cartridge. Here is an impression of the original plug with oxidized terminals:
This shows the soldering job inside the new plug:
And here the final result:
Pretty, isn't it?? This is Beolove! On to adjusting the platter and sub-chassis...

No comments:

Post a Comment

Comments and suggestions are welcome!