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by gninnam
Sat May 18, 2019 12:45 am
Forum: Your Fave Artists
Topic: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?
Replies: 3246
Views: 243061

Re: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?

7 albums not 4........
by gninnam
Fri May 17, 2019 10:10 pm
Forum: Your Fave Artists
Topic: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?
Replies: 3246
Views: 243061

Re: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?

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A Certain Ration : Box

4 Album box set of rare tracks, singles and B-sides.

Been following these since 1980 and still going 8)
by gninnam
Thu May 02, 2019 11:53 am
Forum: Speakers
Topic: Edingdale GT, the ultimate Edingdale? Probably
Replies: 66
Views: 4205

Re: Edingdale GT, the ultimate Edingdale? Probably

Mike H wrote:
Wed May 01, 2019 7:09 pm
Oh my word!

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+1
by gninnam
Sat Mar 30, 2019 2:28 pm
Forum: Speakers
Topic: Edingdale GT, the ultimate Edingdale? Probably
Replies: 66
Views: 4205

Re: Edingdale GT, the ultimate Edingdale? Probably

Glad you look to have come out the other side of your situation and these new drivers sound very interesting so good luck :D
by gninnam
Fri Mar 15, 2019 9:53 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: 3D Printer
Replies: 5
Views: 790

Re: 3D Printer

Yep - baerwald.
I do not notice too much difference betwixt the 2 once setup correctly with either.
by gninnam
Sun Mar 03, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: 3D Printer
Replies: 5
Views: 790

3D Printer

Just printed off a cartridge alignment tool:

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Seems to be pretty accurate so happy with the results :D
by gninnam
Sat Mar 02, 2019 4:53 pm
Forum: Your Fave Artists
Topic: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?
Replies: 3246
Views: 243061

Re: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?

Just bought and now playing David Sylvian, Dead Bees on a Cake.
Absolutely fantastic 8)
by gninnam
Thu Feb 21, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Quick and dirty PSU
Replies: 17
Views: 1852

Re: Quick and dirty PSU

Why not hinges by the way? I'm just curious. I feel like I'm missing something. The point of the lid is to protect the arm/cartridge and reduce the amount of dust on the turntable. When I listen to a record I take the lid off as I feel they sound better without it on. So, hinges are not needed as t...
by gninnam
Mon Feb 18, 2019 10:52 am
Forum: Jokes
Topic: A little light humour
Replies: 1633
Views: 227438

Re: A little light humour

:lol: Very clever (or a complete waste of time....)
by gninnam
Sun Feb 10, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Quick and dirty PSU
Replies: 17
Views: 1852

Re: Quick and dirty PSU

:mrgreen:
by gninnam
Sat Feb 09, 2019 10:32 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Quick and dirty PSU
Replies: 17
Views: 1852

Re: Quick and dirty PSU

The plan is to put sides on then I will look to have something on the back for mounting to the plinth (not hinges though)
Hopefully all will come obvious soon!
by gninnam
Sat Feb 09, 2019 9:10 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Quick and dirty PSU
Replies: 17
Views: 1852

Re: Quick and dirty PSU

I was thinking more a terrarium ;)
by gninnam
Sat Feb 09, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Quick and dirty PSU
Replies: 17
Views: 1852

Re: Quick and dirty PSU

Yep - and here is the result. Discovered I need a new jigsaw as mine doesn't keep the blade straight so will have another go once I buy another one but this is a good start. https://i15.photobucket.com/albums/a373/gninnamag/Hifi/New%20Lenco%20Plinth/20190209_172405_zps5ybj6q7l.jpg http://i15.photobu...
by gninnam
Fri Feb 08, 2019 7:56 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Quick and dirty PSU
Replies: 17
Views: 1852

Re: Quick and dirty PSU

Put 2 PSU's in parallel to boost the amps and all good - the nichrome now glows red: https://i15.photobucket.com/albums/a373/gninnamag/Hifi/Lashed%20Up%20PSU/20190208_184618_zpswvxpgydk.jpg And it works - bent a test piece perfectly :) http://i15.photobucket.com/albums/a373/gninnamag/Hifi/Lashed%20U...
by gninnam
Sun Feb 03, 2019 8:56 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Quick and dirty PSU
Replies: 17
Views: 1852

Re: Quick and dirty PSU

The length of the nichrome is around 29 inches so over 2 feet. The power supply module only goes up to 5 amp so not enough grunt. I connected one of the laptop PSU's direct to the nichrome - 19.5v and 11 amp output. Still not enough I have 2 identical PSU's (from Dell laptops) with 19.5v and 11 amp ...