ahh the good old melaka. it was the son of the old galaxy ssb
. it was the cheapest galaxy base at the time. they were about $189 new from copper electronics. back in the late 90's. thwy could be expanded for extras but you needed to unlock the clairifer to get 10k of slide for able's. once you did this ssb
because useless. ive seen a few with cracked mainboards, why i dont know.
they get pretty loud (and splattery). ssb
was nothing to write home about, they had a signal meter meter and a "on air" light instead of a second meter. uses 1969 final with peak around 20 watts.
modulation vr-14 am
VR 1 ~ AM
VR 2 ~ SSB
VR 3 ~ SSB
VR 4 ~ AM
VR 5 ~ FM
VR 7 ~ SSB
VR 8 ~ RF Meter
VR10 ~ Final Bias
VR11 ~ Driver Bias
VR20 ~ Final Bias
VR21 ~ TX
TALK BACK MODIFICATION:
To add Talkback to your Galaxy Melaka , Locate D-80 inside the radio near the Audio Transformer. Cut one end of D-80.
#1 ~ Remove the Top and Bottom Cover's.
#2 ~ Notice on the Bottom side of the main board towards the Front there is a small Jumper wire soldered to the board. One end of the wire is soldered to Ground and the other end is soldered across 2 pins. Remove this wire and at the same time make sure that the 2 pins are no longer shorted together.
#3 ~ Re-install the Top & Bottom Cover's.