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Repair Cheetah MD16 Drum Machine

Repair Cheetah MD16 Drum Machine

This Cheetah had a battery damage.

Repair Cheetah MD16 Drum Machine

Repair Cheetah MD16 Drum Machine

Fortunately there was not too much damage. Most damage happened to a bunch of components,

Repair Cheetah MD16 Drum Machine

Repair Cheetah MD16 Drum Machine

which I changed.

Repair Cheetah MD16 Drum Machine

Repair Cheetah MD16 Drum Machine

And to a trace which I fixed.

Repair Cheetah MD16 Drum Machine

Repair Cheetah MD16 Drum Machine

I cleaned up that area, pcb, contacts, switches. I changed „weak“ electrolytics, rectifiers and the regulator.

Repair Cheetah MD16 Drum Machine

Repair Cheetah MD16 Drum Machine

So mainly did a complete refurbishing. See full picture story here: