Galaxy 959 mods. Galaxy DX959 2019-03-27

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Galaxy DX 959 Review

galaxy 959 mods

Either let the radio's environment warm up or cool down. The limiter is there for a reason! While the accuracy of the meter itself is always a factor of how well it has been manufactured and calibrated by the factory, the large scale definitely allows for easier noting of the needle position. If going on a Semi I recommend a Sirio 5000. The radio never let me down. So this prototype was on his bench being put through its paces.

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Galaxy DX

galaxy 959 mods

After doing that and adding a frequency counter you can easily control your transmit and receive frequency in case you need to adjust for drift. I will warranty for a full 90 days and Galaxy warranty remains intact for 2 years. This actually works very well for any distant station giving you an S-1 to an S-5 signal. Once you take a look at what you're up against you'll see what I mean. Registering takes only a few moments but gives you increased capabilities. This is a lot trickier than it sounds due to the placement, size, and proximity of the surrounding traces and solder points.

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Galaxy DX959

galaxy 959 mods

Note: Some 10 meter radios come with echo from the factory. The center position is for normal channels. This counter shows the number of hits since the 14th December 1998 Copyright © RadioMods 1997-2016. However, don't be foolish by removing the limiter. This is a special noise filter that de-emphasizes audio high frequency response in. This website does not condone or take part in illegal activities and can not be held responsible for any illegal acts committed by anyone including visitors or any other persons who may read or see or hear about any content from this website. This is an excellent feature if you intend to run an amplifier some of the time but wish to run the radio barefoot the rest of the time.

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Galaxy DX 959 Lescomm Frequency Mod + Receive Improvement Demo

galaxy 959 mods

Take note of their colors. Do to their requirements, we are unable to accept returns on Galaxy radios after purchase. This radio has plenty of audio to spare. No where near worth what the guy selling them is asking for one. Seeking other options Doug in time came up with the 2290 modification.

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Galaxy DX 959 CB Radio

galaxy 959 mods

Getting max range from your Galaxy means the best antenna you can get. I have one of these radios and they are a bit anemic right out of the box. Since the 10kc mod also requires a switch, I decided to add the new one to the project box as well. Overall this is a very compact unit. A lot of this will of course depend on who tunes the radio as well one of the 959's was pretty noisy until I made some adjustments but a good tech can set up these radios to hear very well.

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Galaxy DX 959 Lescomm Frequency Mod + Receive Improvement Demo

galaxy 959 mods

To be posted on YouTube, Subscribe to my for notice. And t his mod excels at accomplishing that task very well. Feel free to contact us for any questions concerning performance enhancements. Make a completion video to show tune-up levels and modifications. They don't need to be.

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Galaxy DX 959

galaxy 959 mods

Something else that I like is that the radio is made in Malaysia. They can be installed behind the original knobs giving it a back-glow effect or you can choose to have Clear Knobs installed in place of the factory originals. This will allow you to lower the dead key and still have the full swing capability of this radio. Here is a link to the for the above new frequencies. No cb radios come with echo from the factory. One option is to use any existing switch located on the front panel of the radio due to the fact that it is so cluttered with switches and knobs already. It's just not worth messing up a neighboring trace and well, you know what that means.

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Galaxy DX 959

galaxy 959 mods

Yes, there are remedies to this by tinkering with the clarifier circuit in various ways, but why? This gives complete control over all of the frequency mod functions in one handy control unit. In reality and simplicity, the purpose of having an unlocked clarifier for talking on sideband is to match your transmitting frequency with the other person's receive frequency -thus making communications much easier. . Add a power mike and you'll really be screaming loud. Install a 1N4001 diode in series with the resistor, being sure to place the banded end of the diode in the vacated main board hole. Super Swing Modification - R264 Again, since it is asked for so often, I have included the Super Swing modification for this radio.

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