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by pre65
Sat Jan 25, 2020 6:47 pm
Forum: General Vinyl
Topic: Cartridge cleaning
Replies: 5
Views: 56

Re: Cartridge cleaning

Max N wrote:
Sat Jan 25, 2020 6:43 pm
pre65 wrote:
Sat Jan 25, 2020 6:33 pm
How about one of these ?
Hmmm, I have one of them - might give it a go, cheers Phil
:)

No DIY er should be without one.
by pre65
Sat Jan 25, 2020 6:36 pm
Forum: Jokes
Topic: A little light humour
Replies: 1718
Views: 277419

Re: A little light humour

I was looking at a car auction on EBay a while ago.

Ad said "female driver with black box". :shock: :lol: :lol:
by pre65
Sat Jan 25, 2020 6:33 pm
Forum: General Vinyl
Topic: Cartridge cleaning
Replies: 5
Views: 56

Re: Cartridge cleaning

How about one of these ?

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by pre65
Thu Jan 23, 2020 9:02 am
Forum: Your Fave Artists
Topic: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?
Replies: 3575
Views: 360343

Re: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?

Dave the bass wrote:
Thu Jan 23, 2020 8:42 am
^^^^ now that's a random list!
I recognise two on that list. :lol:
by pre65
Sun Jan 19, 2020 3:53 pm
Forum: Solid State
Topic: DIY Transistor Amp Using NVA Boards
Replies: 126
Views: 16773

Re: DIY Transistor Amp Using NVA Boards

Dave the bass wrote:
Sun Jan 19, 2020 3:48 pm
Well done on finding the problem Steve.
Yes, well done Steve.

I prefer to use non metallic capacitor clamps if possible.
by pre65
Sun Jan 19, 2020 8:45 am
Forum: Solid State
Topic: DIY Transistor Amp Using NVA Boards
Replies: 126
Views: 16773

Re: DIY Transistor Amp Using NVA Boards

Cressy Snr wrote:
Sat Jan 18, 2020 11:49 pm
Thanks for the suggestions guys. The smoke came from the on off switch, just a small wisp. That was enough to trigger a hurried switch-off. I’ll have a look tomorrow.
I've wired up DP on/off switches incorrectly in the past. :oops: :oops:
by pre65
Sat Jan 18, 2020 10:04 pm
Forum: Solid State
Topic: DIY Transistor Amp Using NVA Boards
Replies: 126
Views: 16773

Re: DIY Transistor Amp Using NVA Boards

Dave the bass wrote:
Sat Jan 18, 2020 8:06 pm
Ooo errr.

If it was me I'd check TX phase
Many years ago I had transformer smoke and TX phase was the problem.
by pre65
Fri Jan 17, 2020 11:15 am
Forum: Instruments
Topic: 335
Replies: 5
Views: 214

Re: 335

Stop faffing about Ed, just buy it.

You know you want to. :lol:
by pre65
Thu Jan 16, 2020 8:32 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: The Audio-Talk Cycling thread.
Replies: 2254
Views: 220456

Re: The Audio-Talk Cycling thread.

Prey tell us more please. :) Second-hand Canon 5D Mk.II and the new Tamron SP 35mm f/1.4 which has been getting rave reviews. I had been reading some very good optical tests of modern lenses on a site called Lens Rentals.com (Blog) and it seemed the lens technology was moving on even from the Leica...
by pre65
Thu Jan 16, 2020 5:15 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: The Audio-Talk Cycling thread.
Replies: 2254
Views: 220456

Re: The Audio-Talk Cycling thread.

IslandPink wrote:
Thu Jan 16, 2020 5:12 pm

Just bought a big digital SLR and an expensive lens this morning -
Prey tell us more please. :)
by pre65
Tue Jan 14, 2020 10:01 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 11093
Views: 883781

Re: Nothing In Particular

That you can think of. :wink: So the advantage is that it exerises the brain trying to imagine advantages... Have you never wanted anything simply because it can be done ? It's emotion based rather than just being rational. I could be rational and think about ALL the very many disadvantages of ridi...
by pre65
Tue Jan 14, 2020 9:27 pm
Forum: Computer Audio
Topic: homeplugs
Replies: 8
Views: 163

Re: homeplugs

simon wrote:
Tue Jan 14, 2020 9:23 pm
We're the same steve, but apparently we have to have one by the end of this year.
The man who phoned about me having one could not understand my reluctance to have one, but I flatly refused the offer.
by pre65
Tue Jan 14, 2020 9:23 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 11093
Views: 883781

Re: Nothing In Particular

Ray P wrote:
Tue Jan 14, 2020 9:14 pm
pre65 wrote:
Tue Jan 14, 2020 8:02 pm
Why not ? Just because it's easy to see the disadvantages does not make it a bad idea.
Because it offers no advantages!
That you can think of. :wink:
by pre65
Tue Jan 14, 2020 8:02 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 11093
Views: 883781

Re: Nothing In Particular

Ray P wrote:
Tue Jan 14, 2020 7:42 pm
shane wrote:
Tue Jan 14, 2020 7:00 pm
For all our cyclists.
Why would anyone think that was a good idea?
Why not ? Just because it's easy to see the disadvantages does not make it a bad idea.
by pre65
Mon Jan 13, 2020 4:54 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Car Tyres
Replies: 15
Views: 466

Re: Car Tyres

Mike H wrote:
Mon Jan 13, 2020 3:24 pm
OK, just wondered why in Yorkshire :D
Cos I go there now and then and I thought Yorkshire tyres may be less expensive. :)