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by mainscablesrus
Mon Jul 06, 2020 9:30 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: The Owston that never was..
Replies: 18
Views: 648

Re: The Owston that never was..

steve

ffs man up

lol

we need it this year man

september or november is good
by mainscablesrus
Mon Jul 06, 2020 9:28 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Ebay charges.
Replies: 3
Views: 101

Re: Ebay charges.

LOL
by mainscablesrus
Thu May 28, 2020 10:50 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Corona Virus Lock Down 'Rant' Thread.
Replies: 584
Views: 23064

Re: Corona Virus Lock Down 'Rant' Thread.

Ray P wrote:
Thu May 28, 2020 8:10 am
To borrow from the King James Bible, (Proverbs 21:20), 'A fool and his money are soon parted'...

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-52810220
thats got f..k all to do with the virus
by mainscablesrus
Tue Apr 28, 2020 10:44 am
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: AMPLIFIER PORN!
Replies: 28
Views: 1356

Re: AMPLIFIER PORN!

Nick wrote:
Tue Apr 28, 2020 10:38 am
They are not even trying to keep fingers away from those anode caps.
There are 2 massive thick slabs of glass go in the front chief, took them off to move the bloody things, they weigh about 35kg each.
by mainscablesrus
Tue Apr 28, 2020 10:09 am
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: AMPLIFIER PORN!
Replies: 28
Views: 1356

AMPLIFIER PORN!

JUST FOR PHIL..................... https://i622.photobucket.com/albums/tt309/themainsman/themainsman058/20200427_190813_zpsfxpyprrm.jpg https://i622.photobucket.com/albums/tt309/themainsman/themainsman058/20200427_190747_zpsuwi8xtk2.jpg https://i622.photobucket.com/albums/tt309/themainsman/themainsm...
by mainscablesrus
Wed Apr 15, 2020 9:38 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Corona Virus Lock Down 'Rant' Thread.
Replies: 584
Views: 23064

Re: Corona Virus Lock Down 'Rant' Thread.

Here you can check how many confirmed cases in your area, mine is still very, very low 369 out of population of 440,000 https://news.sky.com/story/coronavirus-uk-tracker-how-many-cases-are-in-your-area-updated-daily-11956258 The apparent rate down here is even lower but it's pretty meaningless as y...
by mainscablesrus
Wed Apr 15, 2020 9:33 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Corona Virus Lock Down 'Rant' Thread.
Replies: 584
Views: 23064

Re: Corona Virus Lock Down 'Rant' Thread.

I am not lucky I am careful.

133,000 deaths so far.

https://coronavirus.jhu.edu/map.html
by mainscablesrus
Wed Apr 15, 2020 8:50 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Corona Virus Lock Down 'Rant' Thread.
Replies: 584
Views: 23064

Re: Corona Virus Lock Down 'Rant' Thread.

Here you can check how many confirmed cases in your area, mine is still very, very low

369 out of population of 440,000

https://news.sky.com/story/coronavirus- ... y-11956258
by mainscablesrus
Tue Apr 14, 2020 8:39 pm
Forum: News
Topic: RIP Art Dudley
Replies: 1
Views: 425

RIP Art Dudley

NOT KILLED BY THE VIRUS FFS
by mainscablesrus
Tue Apr 14, 2020 8:38 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Oh no Tim Brooke-Taylor
Replies: 10
Views: 1028

Re: Oh no Tim Brooke-Taylor

No this thread is not for ranting, it is the News thread, sub thread Tim Brooke-Taylor. You have previously posted on another thread with this glib attitude. My further reading of the forum suggests at last you are starting to take things more seriously. You are in no position to accuse me of posti...
by mainscablesrus
Mon Apr 13, 2020 10:37 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Oh no Tim Brooke-Taylor
Replies: 10
Views: 1028

Re: Oh no Tim Brooke-Taylor

The press like to sensationalize anything to do with the virus, we will probably never know if he died because of it, just like Eddie Large who went in for a heart problem, died and because he had caught the virus while in there they said that's what he died of which is crap. Dave, Eddie Large live...
by mainscablesrus
Mon Apr 13, 2020 8:29 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Corona Virus Lock Down 'Rant' Thread.
Replies: 584
Views: 23064

Re: Corona Virus Lock Down 'Rant' Thread.

Does make grim reading.

https://gisanddata.maps.arcgis.com/apps ... 7b48e9ecf6

We have now overtaken China for confirmed cases.

I seriously doubt the validity of a lot of the figures though.
by mainscablesrus
Mon Apr 13, 2020 8:24 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Oh no Tim Brooke-Taylor
Replies: 10
Views: 1028

Re: Oh no Tim Brooke-Taylor

The press like to sensationalize anything to do with the virus, we will probably never know if he died because of it, just like Eddie Large who went in for a heart problem, died and because he had caught the virus while in there they said that's what he died of which is crap. Ecky Thump made me cry ...
by mainscablesrus
Tue Apr 07, 2020 10:16 pm
Forum: News
Topic: owston
Replies: 1
Views: 380

owston

assume it will not be going ahead this year or maybe postpone until autumn?
by mainscablesrus
Sat Apr 04, 2020 6:02 pm
Forum: News
Topic: New Toy To Play With
Replies: 42
Views: 3060

Re: New Toy To Play With

Quartz Power Supply to Run a Sony TTS 8000. Have you compared the inbuilt vs off board Quartz PS ? Is there any noticeable improvements to be had by adding the off board Quartz PS ? I am totally in agreement that getting the interfaces 'on the money' from the Tonearm through to a Phonostage Output ...