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by Alfi
Tue May 15, 2018 1:41 pm
Forum: General Audio
Topic: Things that go walkie's
Replies: 9
Views: 441
Wales

Re: Things that go walkie's

The idiot who stole it sold it to a guy in Somerset. I will never get it back. It was designed for Maggy Speakers and it was 50W/8R, 100W/4R, 200W/2R, 400W/1R in stereo, or 800W/0.5R Mono or 200W/8R, 400W/4R, 800W/2R and only 1200W/1R mono bridge. A few dealer tried it and on Wharfedale Diamond is ...
by Alfi
Tue May 15, 2018 11:49 am
Forum: General Audio
Topic: Things that go walkie's
Replies: 9
Views: 441
Wales

Re: Things that go walkie's

Some pretty serious heat sinking on the rear and ventilation to the top there Col. Good you got it back too.

Alfi.
by Alfi
Tue May 15, 2018 8:56 am
Forum: NVA Announcements
Topic: NVA and hi-fi shows
Replies: 41
Views: 1596
Wales

Re: NVA and hi-fi shows

keepitsimplestupid wrote:
Mon May 14, 2018 10:41 pm
"price has" or "prices have"

Other than that, it looks good.
Well spotted Si.

Alfi.
by Alfi
Mon May 14, 2018 8:12 pm
Forum: NVA Announcements
Topic: NVA and hi-fi shows
Replies: 41
Views: 1596
Wales

Re: NVA and hi-fi shows

All being well next year, I'll be up for it Doc.

Good luck with the shows this year.

Alfi.
by Alfi
Mon May 14, 2018 4:39 pm
Forum: NVA Announcements
Topic: NVA and hi-fi shows
Replies: 41
Views: 1596
Wales

Re: NVA and hi-fi shows

Plenty controversial for some in the industry I think Doc. Only wish I could tag along to assist. Hoping you'll have enough assistance at each show.

Alfi.
by Alfi
Sat May 12, 2018 9:11 pm
Forum: General Audio
Topic: What should I do with my old LP12?
Replies: 28
Views: 893
Wales

Re: What should I do with my old LP12?

Hmm, actually there were many versions of the Goldring Lenco GL 75/78. As they were out sourced and therefore rebadged, you want to find the best version. For example, HMV versions were top of range with sprung chassis and more importantly the metal idler wheel. To get the best you need to dig deep...
by Alfi
Fri May 11, 2018 6:09 pm
Forum: NVA Discussions
Topic: A20 love
Replies: 17
Views: 598
Wales

Re: A20 love

The main issue with the LP12 is far too much variability in manufactured components and again with assembly/service /set-up skills. Minimise those and it has a chance of performing very well. The motor/belt pulls across the arm axis instead of along it, something Arthur's mod minimised in reposition...
by Alfi
Fri May 11, 2018 4:45 pm
Forum: General Audio
Topic: What should I do with my old LP12?
Replies: 28
Views: 893
Wales

Re: What should I do with my old LP12?

Thanks Dan, not what's usually fitted to a PT is it, usually I see Helius or Rega arms, or SME V's on the Anni?

The Zyx has a dedicated following I read.

Alfi.
by Alfi
Fri May 11, 2018 3:44 pm
Forum: General Audio
Topic: What should I do with my old LP12?
Replies: 28
Views: 893
Wales

Re: What should I do with my old LP12?

Daniel Quinn wrote:
Fri May 11, 2018 1:31 pm
Sort out the suspension and get a dc motor. Then stop worrying if it is bettered and play your records.
Purely out of inquisitiveness Dan, what tonearm and cartridge do you run on your PT ?

Alfi
by Alfi
Fri May 11, 2018 1:06 pm
Forum: Music
Topic: Eurovision song contest......!!!
Replies: 71
Views: 6894
Wales

Re: Eurovision song contest......!!!

Can't wait for our eventual escape for the E ffffing U


Alfi.