HP 2100A Restoration

David Gesswein djg at pdp8online.com
Sun Jul 18 12:14:48 CDT 2021

On Sat, Jul 17, 2021 at 04:27:23PM -0700, Glen Slick wrote:
> > The question I have is, do you know an easy way to remove and insert globes in the front panel switches please?
> At somewhere around $30 for those tools I haven't been curious enough
> about buying one to see if it is suitable for removing and inserting
> HP 2100A front panel lamps.

I've use shrink tubing of the right diameter. Push it over the bulb and it
normally grips well enough to pull the bulb out. For inserting it works but
you need a small screwdriver to hold it in while you pull off the tubing
assuimg the HP has enough room for that. 

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