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On my Galaxy Saturn, I'm getting a carrier on SSB.

Several people mentioned try adjusting the carrier balance, and I cannot find out what VR to adjust or the specific sequence if multiple need adjusting. Are you able to provide any help or steer me in the right direction? And when I turn my in line amp on, the carrier is amplified to about 700-800 on SSB, which is about 85% of the total output power if the Texas Star DX1200.

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