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Crosley CR83 transformer needed

I imported a Crosley CR83 from USA . Fine on arrival. Unfortunately I was too keen, plugged it into adapter and switched on. Should have used transformer for voltage change. My local repair company tell me I blew the main transformer in the machine. PLEASE can anyone tell me where I can get a replacement?
Many thanks
Meggie

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  • meggie58 Jan 26, 2008

    Thanks for that, YUBEUT, I will try these things and report back

    Meggie58

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Hi Meggie58,

There are a few ways to repair the damage....

1/ Obtain a genuine replacement transformer from the Crosley
company in the USA. 120volts and you must then use a
step down transformer for the Australian power supply.
2/ Obtain a locally manufactured transformer that has a 230v
Primary but the secondary is matched to the Crosley power
requirements.
This can be sorted out by your service technician..
3/ Advertise in the "Wanted to buy" section of E-bay or any
other USA Internet trading post to obtain another CR-83
complete...
4/ Advertise in the "Wanted to buy" section of any Australian
Internet trading post to obtain another CR-83 complete....
(You just might get lucky)
Ensure the mains transformer is OK...
4/ Watch the internet trading post sites for another CR-83
complete and working "for sale" Buy that one then use your
existing one for spare parts in the future..(Excluding the
transformer of course).

Hope this Helps you... YUBEUT

Posted on Jan 26, 2008

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