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Replacements bulbs for TFM-15cb light meters?

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nemodat

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Post Sat Dec 25, 2010 3:34 pm

Replacements bulbs for TFM-15cb light meters?

Hello and Merry Christmas. I have just taken my Carver system out of retirement (TFM-15cb amp and TC-17 preamp/tuner). Everything is working perfectly except the light meter bulbs on the amp which are dead (the needles still work). I live in Vancouver, BC so perhaps my best bet is Rita's Vintage Audio Repair in Washington state? Can the bulbs be replaced independent of the rest of the meters? If so, is the bulb a generic type along the lines of a fuse, or do I need to track down Carver-specific bulbs?

Many thanks.
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Don

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Post Sat Dec 25, 2010 4:29 pm

Re: Replacements bulbs for TFM-15cb light meters?

This is what I used in my TFM-55's.

419-LAM-C Clear Axial Lead 12V meter lamp for Galaxy Radios $1,95

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Post Sat Dec 25, 2010 4:42 pm

Re: Replacements bulbs for TFM-15cb light meters?

i got some from mcm and parts express. on my tfm15 i used one of the two, and it worked out well. pm me your address and i will mail you two bulbs. they only cost a few dollar at best, so merry christmas.
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Don

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Post Sat Dec 25, 2010 5:10 pm

Re: Replacements bulbs for TFM-15cb light meters?

angelod307 wrote:i got some from mcm and parts express. on my tfm15 i used one of the two, and it worked out well. pm me your address and i will mail you two bulbs. they only cost a few dollar at best, so merry christmas.



That's the Christmas spirit Angelo! =D>
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nemodat

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Post Sun Dec 26, 2010 2:05 am

Re: Replacements bulbs for TFM-15cb light meters?

angelod307 wrote:i got some from mcm and parts express. on my tfm15 i used one of the two, and it worked out well. pm me your address and i will mail you two bulbs. they only cost a few dollar at best, so merry christmas.


Wow...your generosity leaves me nearly speechless...Merry Christmas to you!
Will PM you now.
ND
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Scarabeo

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Post Sun Dec 26, 2010 9:41 pm

Re: Replacements bulbs for TFM-15cb light meters?

nemodat wrote:
angelod307 wrote:i got some from mcm and parts express. on my tfm15 i used one of the two, and it worked out well. pm me your address and i will mail you two bulbs. they only cost a few dollar at best, so merry christmas.


Wow...your generosity leaves me nearly speechless...Merry Christmas to you!
Will PM you now.
ND

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