Text Box: The flying leads are then attached to the turret board to prepare the board for installation.  Itís critical that I get this step right because I wonít be able to access the board from below once itís installed.
Text Box: Here Iíve added some components to the tube sockets.
Text Box: The next job is to install the turret board using metal standoffs.
Text Box: Feeding the chassis leads through the board can be pretty difficult.  Then comes the very time consuming task of connecting all the leads from the chassis to the board.  It looks like a ratís nest now, but itíll clean up.
Text Box: Here, many of the control-side leads are connected.  I make all those connections by soldering around the base of the turret.  This leaves the top open for components.