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Old August 17th 06, 02:18 PM posted to rec.radio.amateur.boatanchors
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For sale - T368E/URT, made by B & W, Serial Number 151170PP62, SR655

The T3 is in excellent shape. I purchase the T3 many years ago from a
local ham who got the rig from Fair Radio. It was used for a few years
then I went overseas for 4 years. I have recently returned and not active
anymore so cleaning out the cellar.

Pictures are he


Click on T368


The only change to the T3 I can remember was to the speech section. I
forget what I did but it got good reports. What I did should be marked up
on the schematics. Typically whenever I made a change or replace any part
on any transmitter or receiver I marked up the schematic for that rig. The
change was minor and can be easily traced and backed.


The manual was purchased new from the government. The manual for T3's
is the same for all models as the variations between models is slight. I
was surprised that the manual had A, B and C but that's what you get for
ordering any T3 model from the government. I enquired some more and found
that there were supplements available for the T3 later models which I have.
As it turns out the changes are minor and all you need is the basic manual.
As far as I know I'm the only one in the east with T3 supplements.

The picture of the manual shows 5 folders which have extra manual
schematic copies and supplements. I made up extras of the schematics as I
like to go over them with a felt pen and markup circuits for easy
understanding. Although the transmitter is big and powerful it's basically
a beefed up Ranger. Even though I have the extra documentation if you just
use the main manual you'll probably never notice the changes described in
the supplements.


Essentially I got the rig many years ago. After a few months I put in
the speech amp mods which were minor. When I first got the T3 there was an
arcing problem as I mentioned on the phone. That was finally found to be a
carbon trace which was wiped away and solved the problem. I think the
carbon trace was caused by improper tuning or a non-matching antenna by the
previous owner.

After those initial things I never had to touch the rig so used it like
that for years and that's the condition it's in now. Years ago I put in new
4-400's so given ham service they should last through your lifetime.

Price: $1600.


Marlborough, Mass.


If you have any questions you can contact me by email at

David N1RBM

Old August 17th 06, 08:16 PM posted to rec.radio.amateur.boatanchors
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Default T368 for sale

Does have it's foot switch.


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