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by karatestu
Fri Mar 24, 2017 11:12 pm
Forum: Elsewhere on the Web
Topic: The New Wigwam
Replies: 2184
Views: 217669
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Re: The New Wigwam

It's all :Bllocks: :Bllocks: and more :Bllocks:
by karatestu
Fri Mar 24, 2017 10:37 pm
Forum: Music
Topic: Your last listen
Replies: 3642
Views: 352396
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Re: Your last listen

Currently watching Chuck Berry on BBC4. Most enjoyable, what a shirt that is and his sideburns are awesome.

And get this one. Been watching Sara Cox 80's 24hr danceathon for comic relief on youtube. Phwoar.
by karatestu
Fri Mar 24, 2017 10:02 pm
Forum: Music
Topic: Your last listen
Replies: 3642
Views: 352396
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Re: Your last listen

http://i63.tinypic.com/2aa0lyt.jpg Sheryl Crow self titled album from 1996. If she ain't fit i don't know what is. Saw her play in Manchester a few years ago. Even though she was no spring chicken there was a pool of drool where i was stood. music is cracking too. Some cracking tunes on this but th...
by karatestu
Thu Mar 23, 2017 8:19 pm
Forum: DIY
Topic: Steel Suppliers
Replies: 1
Views: 1084
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Re: Steel Suppliers

Good news in the end. Steel is not cheap.

Mine was free as i have loads laying about in the farm shed, most of it used. Buzz over with a wire brush on angle grinder and soaked in vinegar it came up like new .

Stu
by karatestu
Thu Mar 23, 2017 6:16 pm
Forum: General Audio
Topic: Waiting for God :- WHO
Replies: 34
Views: 3825
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Re: Waiting for God :- WHO

Best wishes Colin. These greedy dishonest people who have upset you deserve a slow and horrible death.

Stu
by karatestu
Wed Mar 22, 2017 7:23 am
Forum: Admin-Intro-Chitchat
Topic: Introduce Yourselves
Replies: 1047
Views: 108518
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Re: Introduce Yourselves

Hi Frank,

Welcome. Your CD player is a modifiers wet dream. Loads of stuff on the tinternet regarding what can be done to it if you are that way inclined.

Hope you have fun here, i do. :dance:

Stu
by karatestu
Tue Mar 21, 2017 7:40 am
Forum: DIY
Topic: Building amplifiers in to floorstanding speakers or speaker
Replies: 9
Views: 884
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Re: Building amplifiers in to floorstanding speakers or spea

I hear you Doc. This place is slowly changing my way of doing things.

I need my baffle sorting out on the marantz now. I will have to contact my helper.

Stu
by karatestu
Mon Mar 20, 2017 8:21 pm
Forum: DIY
Topic: Building amplifiers in to floorstanding speakers or speaker
Replies: 9
Views: 884
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Re: Building amplifiers in to floorstanding speakers or spea

My crossovers are currently 6 " behind my amps and then speaker cable to the cabs. I thought about this to save space and make use of dead space. I have four mono blocks to house with separate psu for front end and output stage along with regulators for the front end, soft start and speaker protecti...
by karatestu
Mon Mar 20, 2017 1:27 pm
Forum: DIY
Topic: Building amplifiers in to floorstanding speakers or speaker
Replies: 9
Views: 884
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Re: Building amplifiers in to floorstanding speakers or spea

Cheers doc, I did not realise that. My power amp transformers are 350VA each (four of them). I had them custom built by Canterbury windings on oversized cores and about 80mm x 140mm. They weigh a bloody ton. They are physically bigger than some of the 500VA I have seen. Maybe I could fit two of them...