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Binatone Action 950 Mods:

1.  Removing Aerial & Fitting BNC

Taking it apart:

Remove the 2 tiny Philips screws hidden under 2 rubber grommets (shown by red arrows)

Remove the last 2 screws hidden in battery compartment

Then gently remove case and unsolder the aerial which is held onto the pcb.

 

 

 

Now carefully re-solder a small wire from this point to the centre of the BNC socket. The earth from the BNC socket should be soldered with a small wire to the negative of the battery compartment or other suitable earth.

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2.  BINATONE 950   1.7watt POWER MOD 

 

It seems the binatone action 950 comes under an italian branding with hi/lo power switch. It's under the batterys behind a sticker, much like other handsets. If you look under the batterys you can see a small cutout panel thats still intact. Opening the box shows us a switch is pictured on the board but not fitted. Please excuse some excess drawing as it's a picture from development
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You need to fit a smt switch, or short the connections as such
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This apparently give's 1.7w of output power on the italian radio. I'm seeing double the field strength round the antenna and having put a modded and non modded unit side by side on vox, the modded one can transmit for some time, and offers more range. Perhaps just 15% around town, but it's something, and should provide better returns from an aerial mod.

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