[TechAssist] Re: I've gotta ask

Yes, there's a simple answer:
Somewhere, there's a village missing an idiot.
Phil Bader

Wayne Vanaman wrote:
> 
> Just pulled a CTC187 chassis with typical TOB solder problems.
> 
> Somebody had discarded the top cover for the tuner, and carefully "greased"
> the tabs on the bottom cover with some kind of silicon grease.  They also
> applied whatever this was to the solder connection on the F connector at the
> shield.
> 
> The bottom cover was factory solder.  It had never been pulled.
> 
> Has anyone heard of, what, a wives tale or something, about this?  Is there
> some "logic" that I am missing?
> 
> Wayne Vanaman
> Omega Electronics
> 6904 W Fairfield Dr
> Pensacola, Fl.  32506-3310
> 
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