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by Greg
Tue May 14, 2024 6:27 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 16535
Views: 4929171

Re: Nothing In Particular

In a bizarre hobby-crossover, our-Greg is famous :) In the latest edition (number 300!) of the Royal Enfield club magazine 'The Gun' he's listed as the 2nd ever member of the owners club. There's a feature on the reformation of the RE Owners Club Newsletter based in Bristol 1977. I can't upload sca...
by Greg
Sat May 04, 2024 1:17 pm
Forum: Speakers
Topic: TG "The Loudspeaker" Build (Sort of)
Replies: 180
Views: 19288

Re: TG "The Loudspeaker" Build (Sort of)

For what it's worth I don't like that egg crate type foam lining. From experiment in the past I find this can suck the life from some of the midrange magic. Interesting that TG never uses it also and a reason why a lot of TL speakers use it to line the taper outlet on this type design speaker? I us...
by Greg
Fri Apr 26, 2024 12:02 am
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: RCA Phono Plug Recommendations
Replies: 9
Views: 629

Re: RCA Phono Plug Recommendations

It’s been a while since I last used or even built RCA phono interconnects, but when I did, I had very good results with this type. My supplier was different and they used to be half the price! Gold plated versions are available if preferred. https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/285075603120?_trkparms=amclksrc...
by Greg
Fri Apr 12, 2024 10:50 am
Forum: News
Topic: Diana’s PIP has been approved
Replies: 10
Views: 958

Re: Diana’s PIP has been approved

Great news Paul. Hope it boosts your morale and strengthens your carer’s resolve.
by Greg
Fri Apr 05, 2024 2:54 pm
Forum: Everyones Projects
Topic: ECL82 SE
Replies: 29
Views: 33227

Re: ECL82 SE

Simon, just sent the build instructions and diagrams by email to you.
by Greg
Fri Apr 05, 2024 11:17 am
Forum: Speakers
Topic: TG "The Loudspeaker" Build (Sort of)
Replies: 180
Views: 19288

Re: TG "The Loudspeaker" Build (Sort of)

Max N wrote: Thu Apr 04, 2024 10:57 pm If you do want to take it further you could remove some more material in 8 segments between the fixings, if that makes sense.
…………and you could replace those cut down T nuts with threaded inserts.
by Greg
Tue Mar 05, 2024 9:13 am
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 16535
Views: 4929171

Re: Nothing In Particular

andrew Ivimey wrote: Tue Mar 05, 2024 7:52 am Good news f'sure but how did you get a contraption like that down a typical busy high street!?
Telescopic vertical pole with rotational horizontal boon. Easy!
by Greg
Wed Feb 14, 2024 8:34 am
Forum: New Users
Topic: Hi from MistyBlue
Replies: 11
Views: 2940

Re: Hi from MistyBlue

andrew Ivimey wrote: Tue Feb 13, 2024 9:32 pm Never to grow old ?
Golden Rose
by Greg
Mon Feb 12, 2024 9:56 am
Forum: Everyones Projects
Topic: More RTZ DAC Fun.
Replies: 18
Views: 3170

Re: More RTZ DAC Fun.

Cressy Snr wrote: Mon Feb 12, 2024 7:35 am
Mike H wrote: Sun Feb 11, 2024 11:02 pm Yes interesting. Where did you get the mesh from?
Wickes.
Also available at B&Q.
by Greg
Sun Feb 11, 2024 12:25 am
Forum: New Users
Topic: Hi
Replies: 3
Views: 1014

Re: Hi

A blast from the past!

Good to see you back Leo, or Leon if that is your preference now.
by Greg
Wed Feb 07, 2024 10:21 am
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Zero emission road vehicles.
Replies: 935
Views: 431528

Re: Zero emission road vehicles.

pre65 wrote: Wed Feb 07, 2024 8:26 am The world's first public two-car electric crash test by Mercedes-Benz.

And, there was no fire.
Yep, and see here.

https://www.topgear.com/car-news/mythbu ... ching-fire
by Greg
Wed Jan 24, 2024 2:33 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 16535
Views: 4929171

Re: Nothing In Particular

Yep, same happened to me with Churchill and I couldn’t improve on the quote through comparison websites.
by Greg
Tue Jan 23, 2024 1:27 pm
Forum: Buying and Selling
Topic: Transmitter and Rectifier valves for sale
Replies: 0
Views: 2513

Transmitter and Rectifier valves for sale

Thought I’d bring this to attention. The WAM forum seems to have fallen and has been superseded by the Maverick HiFi forum. https://www.maverick-hifi.com/ Offered for sale there. https://www.maverick-hifi.com/post/mega-sale-of-european-radio-triodes-2023-12838140?pid=1337042353 https://www.maverick-...
by Greg
Tue Jan 23, 2024 1:04 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Parking fine.
Replies: 25
Views: 4377

Re: Parking fine.

Well done, although the ‘good boy’ bit might be tough :D