Category Archives: FT757

Yaesu FC757 battery replacement

Original CR2025 battery Back inĀ 2008 a friend of mine passed me an FT757GX transceiver and an FC757 auto antenna tuner that he had got as part of an antenna and tower deal. At that time the FT757GX suffered many issues, … Continue reading

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The FT757 lives again

During the weekend I spent a bit of time with the cover off the FT757GX, making some repairs and adjustments. This was brought about by the display showing all 8s and the front panel buttons not working. You can read … Continue reading

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It’s happening again….!

Went into the shack last night for the first time in a couple of days. Turned the FT757GX on and saw a sight I had not seen for a while, and one I didn’t want to see ever again. On … Continue reading

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FT 757 display fault fixed – I hope

Yesterday I had finally had enough of the display problem with the Yaesu FT757 and hopefully I have now fixed it. By way of explanation, the FT757 is on loan from a friend of mine. When my friend got the … Continue reading

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CQ World Wide DX contest

Saturday 25 October and Sunday 26 October was the CQWW DX Contest for 2008. At the start of 2008 I had made bookings at the Gilwell Park scout camp for a few contests, including CQWW DX. However coming a week … Continue reading

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