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Stern Lightning has sound but no Speech


By spandol

8 months ago



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#1 8 months ago

I had my VSU-100 serviced but it’s not working, so I’m wondering if the SB-300 is set to use it. In researching, I’ve read the sound board needed a jumper for the speech board to work. Mine has no jumper, so is this the issue? Also, here is a photo of my connectors to see if the wires are in the right place. Any help would be appreciated.

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#2 8 months ago

https://www.pinwiki.com/wiki/index.php?title=Bally/Stern#Stern_SB-300_Sound_Board_Modification_for_VSU-100_Usage

You need to take your sb300 out and verify between the connections show in pinwiki for continuity - some of the later boards have traces for it AFAIK. If not, just add the jumper as pictured.

#3 8 months ago

That was it. I needed the jumper. All works now!

Many thanks!

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