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by mainscablesrus
Sun Oct 10, 2021 9:47 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Owston ‘21: What Are You Bringing?
Replies: 16
Views: 609

Re: Owston ‘21: What Are You Bringing?

May just bring this lot as reports from the show that has just finished down in Daventry were very positive It was Kerr Acoustics room, a young guy who makes speakers, I loaned him the equipment including Nick's rather excellent monoblocks. https://scontent.flba3-1.fna.fbcdn.net/v/t1.6435-9/24497231...
by mainscablesrus
Sat Oct 02, 2021 12:36 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Owston ‘21: What Are You Bringing?
Replies: 16
Views: 609

Re: Owston ‘21: What Are You Bringing?

Only so much can fit in an estate car sadly. LOL May try SACD this year, transport and DAC. Longdog power amps. I found a pair of mint Edingdales in my storage room the other week, will bring those, anyone interested in buying them make an offer on the day. They are black fitted with a rear tweeter ...
by mainscablesrus
Mon Sep 20, 2021 11:51 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Owston 21 ???
Replies: 37
Views: 1283

Re: Owston 21 ???

Yes please and a friend as well ! LOL

So 2 of us. Either date is good Steve.

Expect we can stay in the usual place in owston hall as they are open.

https://www.owstonhall.com/hotel/
by mainscablesrus
Sun Sep 19, 2021 3:24 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Owston next meet ?
Replies: 24
Views: 2949

Re: Owston next meet ?

IT NEEDS TO BE DECEMBER 2021 MAN

Next year!!

LOL

The meeting room has windows if anyone is scared of catching summat.

We can dream about covid going away but it won't so why hold off plans expecting it to subside.

PLUS.........................A new turntable should be ready to show you all.
by mainscablesrus
Fri Sep 03, 2021 8:33 pm
Forum: Everyones Projects
Topic: New direct drive turntable
Replies: 7
Views: 333

New direct drive turntable

Some will know others won't, Nick and myself have been involved with a turntable project that started out about 5 years ago, 2 guys started it, one is a collector of uber high end japanese turntables from back in the day, I think the story goes they decided to try and build one from scratch, clean s...
by mainscablesrus
Fri Jul 23, 2021 9:10 am
Forum: News
Topic: Our friend Nick Baker
Replies: 25
Views: 1888

Re: Our friend Nick Baker

Gutted to hear this, as has already been written he was such a nice bloke.

RIP fella. God bless.
by mainscablesrus
Wed Feb 17, 2021 9:51 pm
Forum: General Vinyl
Topic: Cleverclamp
Replies: 1
Views: 654

Cleverclamp

Yes its is rather clever as its made from plastic, does the job its designed for and costeth 25 pund.

Image
by mainscablesrus
Sun Feb 14, 2021 5:52 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 13351
Views: 2491017

Re: Nothing In Particular

You could always buy one and you rent it out mate.

More sensible option surely is to support small businesses as we wont be around otherwise.
by mainscablesrus
Sun Feb 14, 2021 12:11 am
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 13351
Views: 2491017

Re: Nothing In Particular

steve s wrote: Thu Feb 11, 2021 4:01 pm Dave should rent one of those meters out, I'd happily pay £15 or so for weeks use
Try buying it your tight arsed t....t

LOL
by mainscablesrus
Sun Feb 14, 2021 12:10 am
Forum: General Vinyl
Topic: Zenith Errors
Replies: 15
Views: 2472

Re: Zenith Errors

Its fair to say 90+% of audiophiles do not have their turntable set up correctly.
by mainscablesrus
Tue Feb 09, 2021 10:37 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: What are your favourite reference recordings?
Replies: 26
Views: 5311

Re: What are your favourite reference recordings?

Ali Tait wrote: Tue Feb 09, 2021 11:27 am What’s the deck?
CS Port TAT2

https://www.csport.audio/products/products-tat2-en.html
by mainscablesrus
Mon Feb 08, 2021 9:27 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: What are your favourite reference recordings?
Replies: 26
Views: 5311

Re: What are your favourite reference recordings?

LOL I never heard that before.

They adjust.
by mainscablesrus
Mon Feb 08, 2021 9:18 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: What are your favourite reference recordings?
Replies: 26
Views: 5311

Re: What are your favourite reference recordings?

All vinyl Nils Lofgren - Keith Don't Go Joan Baez - Brothers In Arms Miles Davis - So What Patricia Barber - Cafe Blue (all of it, new Impex 1 step box set) Stevie Ray Vaughan - Roughest Place In Town Dire Straits - Brothers In Arms Amos Lee - Arms Of A Woman Elvis - Fever Eva Cassidy - Fields Of Go...
by mainscablesrus
Sat Dec 19, 2020 11:58 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Sars-Cov-2 stuff
Replies: 341
Views: 50316

Re: Sars-Cov-2 stuff

Seems not, so I can see my Mum (without Jean) and Jean can see her Mum (without me). So, my Christmas in West Yorkshire is cancelled. Well we don't want you southerners up here anyway LOL To late.. theres 1000s packing on the trains heading north out of London before sundays out according to the bb...