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by Mike H
Sun Jul 12, 2020 5:48 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.
Replies: 697
Views: 99128

Re: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.

Go on? Image

I did have plans to go there this year, before the virus hit


And here it is again!

Doing Things With Hubs (part 1)

Bantam Rebuild Part 12

by Mike H
Fri Jul 10, 2020 5:14 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: General health matters.
Replies: 80
Views: 5562

Re: General health matters.

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by Mike H
Fri Jul 10, 2020 5:11 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.
Replies: 697
Views: 99128

Re: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.

:lol:
by Mike H
Fri Jul 10, 2020 4:49 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: dc-dc converters
Replies: 11
Views: 555

Re: dc-dc converters

if anybody has any ideas about filtering this then please share I've had good results by following with a common mode rejection filter. Basically two coupled coils on a ferrite toroid followed by a cap, 100 - 220 nF sort of thing, like what you often see on mains inlets. This kind of thing: Google ...
by Mike H
Fri Jul 10, 2020 4:40 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.
Replies: 697
Views: 99128

Re: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.

:lol:
by Mike H
Fri Jul 10, 2020 3:27 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.
Replies: 697
Views: 99128

Re: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.

You don't say?? Ta muchly :lol:

I just went in the shop, opened gob, and said "I want four of them, plus saucers" :lol:

I also got a teapot and milk jug. And a tray.
by Mike H
Fri Jul 10, 2020 2:35 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.
Replies: 697
Views: 99128

Re: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.

Oh well I've just turned the cup over and indeed it has Portmeirion written on the bottom. So there ya go. Not normally in the habit of looking at the bottoms of cups :lol:

If I knew that before I'd forgotten.
by Mike H
Fri Jul 10, 2020 2:30 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.
Replies: 697
Views: 99128

Re: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.

Really?? OK then. :D

I did get it in a craft shop in Wales but no idea of any Portmerion connection.

Altho the shop is called Meirion Mill, which is a bit spooky .. Image

Google Maps – Meirion Mill
by Mike H
Fri Jul 10, 2020 2:19 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 11655
Views: 1045367

Re: Nothing In Particular

:lol:


Real place in Orkney –
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by Mike H
Fri Jul 10, 2020 2:09 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.
Replies: 697
Views: 99128

Re: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.

Ray P wrote:
Tue Jul 07, 2020 7:11 pm
Are you getting product placement fees from Portmerion?
I'm sure this is very clever but I'm afraid it eludes me .. Image
by Mike H
Fri Jul 10, 2020 2:05 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.
Replies: 697
Views: 99128

Re: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.

Oh yes!

:lol:
by Mike H
Tue Jul 07, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Long interconnects.
Replies: 6
Views: 127

Re: Long interconnects.

Probably too late but I've had great success (or at least I think so) with instrument cable from Rapid Evolution XPC 301-011 20M Professional Instrument Cable Black 20m | Rapid Online Though it's probably very similar to the above. I soldered gold plated phono plugs to the ends, quite fiddly to do t...
by Mike H
Tue Jul 07, 2020 7:02 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.
Replies: 697
Views: 99128

Re: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.

The cup of tea seems like becoming bit of a feature, need to make sure I include it in future videos :lol:
by Mike H
Tue Jul 07, 2020 7:00 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Tapping.
Replies: 13
Views: 213

Re: Tapping.

Just a thought, 2.4mm is just about 3/32 inch ...
by Mike H
Tue Jul 07, 2020 5:12 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.
Replies: 697
Views: 99128

Re: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.

Amal 361 carburettor reassembly. The Amal 361 is extremely simple, has a separate float chamber, no starter jet, no idle jet, just a main and needle jet, and tapered needle in a round slide; no throttle stop screw, you set slide height with the cable adjusters to get a tickover; no mixture adjustmen...