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Old 08-26-2007, 06:02 PM
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power tuning pots for high and low power AM and SSB and modulation. thanks in advance.

only seeing about 10 watts carrier and max 20 swing.
(on high setting)


i thought this radio would do a little more than this ?


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Old 08-30-2007, 02:43 AM
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that sounds pretty close actually.10watt dk is max
for that radio and 25-30 watt pep.and 25-30 pep on ssb
thats all they do.with clean audio
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depending on the condition of the finals and driver, I would expect between 35 and 40 out of that radio. If its an older radio with all original parts, then 25-30 is a fair expectation. If it is only doing 20 peak, then set the key for about 5 watts. (4:1 ratio)
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orignal galaxy saturan [not 2517 version]
vr14-modulation set to max or a tad under
vr13-am high dk-i set to 8 but no more than 10 watts
vr16-am low dk-2 watts
vr12-ssb alc iset mine generally 3/4 ways up.ssb warble may
start if ya max it out.i wouldnt max this out.also i do this
on cb ch.20 seem to balance out power.use a dummy load
also if ya have one,if not i ould get one thier inexpensive
and work great.
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na it not on the board this one is old.and is just loaner from a friend.

must have had to many screw drivers in it. the low rf power wont ajust. LOL make my 8 pill cadillac along at 100 swinging 300.

will be sending the 2995dx off to ranger probly next week.
it only lasted 2 weeks after the lightening hit. then it let out the smoke.

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this is the old galaxy saturn right?
or is it a galaxy 11b which if i remember right both look same
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