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Tube radio tuning thread slipping

I have an old tube radio which plays beautifully.
The proble is that that tuning thread slips so as I keep turning the tuning knob, it doesn;t change frequencies, or very little.

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The dial cord may will likely need replacement, good luck finding anyone who can do it. There are some chemicals ("non-slip" from GC) that might be applied to the cord at the dial or at the tuning capacitor, but I would recommend that this be done by a tech.

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