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by IslandPink
Sun Jul 28, 2019 10:43 pm
Forum: Speakers
Topic: Something stirs in the Undergrowth
Replies: 2436
Views: 334750

Re: Something stirs in the Undergrowth

More :
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by IslandPink
Sat Jul 27, 2019 9:26 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 10649
Views: 741902

Re: Nothing In Particular

ed wrote:
Sat Jul 27, 2019 10:31 am
I can recommend TM...if it's still on offer.
Thanks, good advice. & concentrate on what I can influence .. like not watching the news too much.
by IslandPink
Sat Jul 27, 2019 9:24 pm
Forum: Speakers
Topic: Something stirs in the Undergrowth
Replies: 2436
Views: 334750

Re: Something stirs in the Undergrowth

Nice to have wood stacked up in the hall again - feels right.
Kornett_parts.JPG
This is the next phase of 'Plan A'. Given that 'Plan B' is more or less finished, and operational.
by IslandPink
Sat Jul 27, 2019 5:49 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Measuring transformers
Replies: 25
Views: 1395

Re: Measuring transformers

Great work.
Did you take away the soundcard distortion profile from the transformer results ? - only, some of the peaks are lower than the soundcard.
by IslandPink
Fri Jul 26, 2019 11:36 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 10649
Views: 741902

Re: Nothing In Particular

Just ruined another TV. Last time it was Trump. This time some f*ckwit young work-experience woman on the BBC who kept referring to 'House of Frazier" "House of Frazier" instead of 'Frazer' . Threw the TV remote at the screen. Another £400 down the drain. None of this would happen if I could only ge...
by IslandPink
Fri Jul 26, 2019 7:10 pm
Forum: Your Fave Artists
Topic: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?
Replies: 3308
Views: 277529

Re: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?

Another loan from Dan at work. Pure class - lovely on a summer's evening -
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by IslandPink
Wed Jul 24, 2019 11:45 pm
Forum: Everyones Projects
Topic: The Nemesis 813 PP Amplifier
Replies: 332
Views: 21305

Re: The Nemesis 813 PP Amplifier

I suspect about x10.
As a pentode ( as I use ) it's around x22 without a cathode by-pass cap and x32 with one.
by IslandPink
Wed Jul 24, 2019 8:11 am
Forum: Everyones Projects
Topic: The Nemesis 813 PP Amplifier
Replies: 332
Views: 21305

Re: The Nemesis 813 PP Amplifier

:D
I know - when testing these I started to think that maybe a lot of what I heard as differences in various SE amps might have just been the filament supplies.
by IslandPink
Tue Jul 23, 2019 10:09 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 10649
Views: 741902

Re: Nothing In Particular

Is it just my imagination or is it ... like ... stupidly hot ?
by IslandPink
Mon Jul 22, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: Your Fave Artists
Topic: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?
Replies: 3308
Views: 277529

Re: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?

Class.
Hammond like a circular saw.
by IslandPink
Mon Jul 22, 2019 6:48 pm
Forum: Buying and Selling
Topic: Le cleach Horns
Replies: 8
Views: 1235

Re: Le cleach Horns

I have looked at them Steve and considered, but they are a bit mahoosive and I'd still go for an elliptical in that range myself. I'd start chopping bits off if I had them, so it's best they go to someone on EBay.
by IslandPink
Sun Jul 21, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: Everyones Projects
Topic: Tweeter Amp for OB or Horns
Replies: 155
Views: 16093

Re: Tweeter Amp for OB or Horns

I forgot to mention, the tweeter amp now has some little feat -
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Now in system and playing.
by IslandPink
Wed Jul 17, 2019 5:59 pm
Forum: Speakers
Topic: ariels
Replies: 8
Views: 1321

Re: ariels

You'll find my name from time to time on there, years ago. As Stephen says, hard to find anything now. it became a compendium of anything related to the potential drivers, horns, acoustics, stereo etc etc and a lot of tedious argument, much of it stirred-up by Earl Geddes. It's a shame as there was ...
by IslandPink
Tue Jul 16, 2019 10:37 pm
Forum: Valves
Topic: uTracer 400V upgrade kit available...
Replies: 28
Views: 7340

Re: uTracer 400V upgrade kit available...

Nice !
by IslandPink
Tue Jul 16, 2019 9:39 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.
Replies: 502
Views: 47917

Re: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.

Classic :)
Just like me, yesterday, in the Lake District after 4 hours on the fells !!