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by IslandPink
Fri Dec 03, 2021 7:07 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: TKD pots
Replies: 7
Views: 52

Re: TKD pots

Stepped attenuators would be good if using the right sort of resistors - surface mount ones should be good, I know these are good as grid-stoppers, and I believe are made from tantalum. Some of the others you can buy ( OK, years ago.. ) with the brown metal-films were not that good. The conductive p...
by IslandPink
Fri Dec 03, 2021 6:32 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: TKD pots
Replies: 7
Views: 52

Re: TKD pots

I don't like the bit about " Their conductive tracks are made from laser-trimmed conductive plastic taper"
by IslandPink
Fri Dec 03, 2021 6:14 pm
Forum: Jokes
Topic: A little light humour
Replies: 2118
Views: 626359

Re: A little light humour

... and to allow the rest of the traffic to keep moving on A-roads.
by IslandPink
Fri Dec 03, 2021 4:52 pm
Forum: Your Fave Artists
Topic: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?
Replies: 4995
Views: 1178683

Re: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?

Aha - I recognise that. I think I played it about a year ago !
by IslandPink
Wed Dec 01, 2021 6:52 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 13536
Views: 2668743

Re: Nothing In Particular

Ant, I feel your pain. Fate seems to have a particularly cruel trait of piling up the misery when something goes wrong. Just over a week ago, I had to agree a time for my mum to come out of temporary care with staff for a home visit/evaluation, which we did yesterday pm. That was already stressful e...
by IslandPink
Wed Dec 01, 2021 6:45 pm
Forum: Your Fave Artists
Topic: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?
Replies: 4995
Views: 1178683

Re: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?

Cool Ed - smokin' Stones !
Greg wrote: Wed Dec 01, 2021 9:28 am
Your mention of the Beatles prompted me. I recently coughed up the £8 for a months subscription to Disney+ so I could watch the new Peter Jackson Beatles film, Get Back.
I think Rick liked it too :
by IslandPink
Wed Dec 01, 2021 6:35 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: More Lab JC fun
Replies: 6
Views: 3876

Re: More Lab JC fun

This might be of interest.
JC live at this year's ETF :

by IslandPink
Wed Dec 01, 2021 1:11 pm
Forum: Your Fave Artists
Topic: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?
Replies: 4995
Views: 1178683

Re: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?

Thanks for the tip, Greg. That does sound very interesting.
by IslandPink
Wed Dec 01, 2021 12:07 am
Forum: Your Fave Artists
Topic: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?
Replies: 4995
Views: 1178683

Re: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?

Just been through a horrid day. Back to the family home when my mum was brought back for a Occ Health assessment (from Intermediate Care). She was physically much less capable than 6 weeks ago, and is losing her memory and perception ( which were excellent until very recently ) I feel a partial bere...
by IslandPink
Tue Nov 30, 2021 9:21 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.
Replies: 1172
Views: 295268

Re: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.

Very nice !
I'm guessing this is not the Dave Angel from the Fast Show ?
by IslandPink
Tue Nov 30, 2021 5:15 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 13536
Views: 2668743

Re: Nothing In Particular

I think I was last there around 1980 !
by IslandPink
Mon Nov 29, 2021 8:10 pm
Forum: Everyones Projects
Topic: 801a amplifier
Replies: 101
Views: 5303

Re: 801a amplifier

'Come home to a real amplifier'
by IslandPink
Sun Nov 28, 2021 1:09 am
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Pre-Owston Natter 26th Nov
Replies: 41
Views: 841

Re: Pre-Owston Natter 26th Nov

pre65 wrote: Sun Nov 28, 2021 12:47 am My theory (not the Ann Elk one) is...
Good on you for remembering that sketch !
by IslandPink
Sat Nov 27, 2021 12:04 am
Forum: Everyones Projects
Topic: 801a amplifier
Replies: 101
Views: 5303

Re: 801a amplifier

Good effort !