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  1. Shelby1420

    The weird, wacky and sometimes wonderful world of this hobby!!!

    Sitting here listening to my system that by all accounts should NOT sound nearly as good as it does!! Each piece of gear I own is at least 2 to sometimes 4 or more steps down in terms of cost and ( from what I’ve read) quality, that I myself have owned..... I’ve long understood the paramount...
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    New toy for me to play with...

    Hey guys, been a while so thought I’d offer an update of sorts. So, about 2 months ago I had the chance( and took it) to buy a functioning and pristine condition Pioneer PL-570 for pretty much a song and dance! I have re capped it, opened up the dreaded gear box to clean out the old grease...
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    New toy to help me through this Covid crap!!!

    Started building this last night, holy iron Batman!!!!
  4. Shelby1420

    Fostex FE208EZ Sigma series build.

    So I just bought myself a set of these and am looking at options to build!! I see Madisound offers pre cut cabinets and that may just be exactly what I do with them but thought I would ask some of the experts here if I should consider any other enclosures for them?? Any thoughts are most welcome!
  5. Shelby1420

    Uptone Audio USB REGEN - For Sale 100.00USD

    Title says it all, these are 175.00 new. This one is about 6 months old!
  6. Shelby1420

    My Altec-GPA 6048H in custom cabinets!!! 1800.00 Local only.

    Recent events in life have made the sale of my entire system a must. I have posted a link to my add on CAM, there they are listed at 1900.00 here 1800.00, no shipping on this one!! I will be listing some other items soon.
  7. Shelby1420

    Almarro A205a MKll with Teflon output caps (Solen).. $650.00

    Hey all, selling my Almarro A205a MKll, its been a great little amplifier as well as integrated amplifier, brought to an entirely new level with the teflon caps and even more so by a new set of tubes!!!! I would like to sell this locally however will reluctantly ship for a few extra bucks for...
  8. Shelby1420

    Happy birthday Hyperion!!!

    Hope it's a great day for you!!
  9. Shelby1420

    Happy birthday pustelniakr!!!

    Hope it's a great day for you!!!
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    Happy birthday Prime Minister!!!!

    Happy birthday you young whippersnapper you!!!! Many happy returns big guy, hope this is a great year for you!!!!
  11. Shelby1420

    Happy birthday Chops54!!!

    Hope it's a great day for you!!!
  12. Shelby1420

    Help me pick a new tonearm for my Garrard 301!!!!!

    Ok, so I am in the position of owning two decent carts but only one tonearm, with enough room on my plinth for another tonearm!!! I have mated the Consonance T988 with the Grado Master Reference 1 - but still have the (13.5 gram with the 10 compliance cartridge) - Charisma MC-1. I was thinking...
  13. Shelby1420

    Happy birthday cudbog!!!

    Hope it's a great day for you!
  14. Shelby1420

    High compliance cartridge suggestions wanted!!

    Soooooooo, I have swapped out my tonearm for the Consonance T988 which is a low mass tonearm and at the moment I am using the Charisma MC-1 cartridge, ( Dynamic compliance of 15 um/mN) also fairly low.......for shits and giggles my bud brought over his ( my old...) Shure V-15 be honest...
  15. Shelby1420

    Happy birthday Drybasement!!

    Hope it's a great day for you!!!:smile:
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    Happy birthday MikeT!!!

    Hope it's a great day for you!!!:smile:
  17. Shelby1420

    Its been a while, with many changes!!!

    Sooooooooooo, I have moved on from the Spendors and on to the GPA 604 8H ll, and at the same time with some extensive tube rolling finally settled on the Almarro A205a and moved on from the Marantz PM15S2B Limited!! This combo has proven to be the one that has caught my ear and has kept me...
  18. Shelby1420

    Happy birthday el84bill!!!

    Hope it's a great day for you!!!
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    Happy birthday King70!!!

    Hope it's a great day for you!!!
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    Happy birthday Arkay!!!

    Hope it's a great day for you!!!