2006 12 -- The Hitlist
The overall job is to replace the existing SGC SSB with a new ICOM 802 unit and also troubleshoot issues with the Furuno 208 weatherfax:
- Confirm all SSB wiring, grounding, etc.
- Troubleshoot poor quality images coming from Furuno 208 weatherfax
The Outcome -- 2006 12
- New ICOM 802 and AT140 tuner installed and operational.
- Furuno unit serviced by Furuno factory and reinstalled.
2007 01 Update
SSB appears functional but requires mounting clean up to address excessive silicon behind mounting panel, plugging a hole in the
instrument panel and mounting the mic clip. Weatherfax problem persists even after factory service.