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Offline Kent Kassler

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Re: Vintage Audio Kit - Members' Pics
« Reply #15 on: July 16, 2014, 12:31:49 AM »
...at least i now know where the transformers i gave a friend came from......that 303
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Re: Vintage Audio Kit - Members' Pics
« Reply #16 on: July 16, 2014, 06:38:10 AM »
Correction - I have three.


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Re: Vintage Audio Kit - Members' Pics
« Reply #17 on: July 19, 2014, 04:22:06 PM »
what happened to Sansui??
There modern stuff now is hardly desirable?
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Re: Vintage Audio Kit - Members' Pics
« Reply #18 on: July 19, 2014, 06:18:31 PM »
Bean counters took over the running of the Company. Apparently they believed it was more profitable to make a lot of rubbish instead of fewer high-quality units.

More reading:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sansui_Electric

http://www.sansui.us/index.shtml


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Re: Vintage Audio Kit - Members' Pics
« Reply #19 on: July 19, 2014, 07:58:05 PM »
How old should hifi components be to be regarded as vintage  :thinking:
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Re: Vintage Audio Kit - Members' Pics
« Reply #20 on: July 19, 2014, 09:22:56 PM »
Up to the beholder! Good point above - when Sansui stopped making quality gear. Their old stuff = vintage. new stuff = ... well, you fill in the gaps.


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Re: Vintage Audio Kit - Members' Pics
« Reply #21 on: July 19, 2014, 09:37:26 PM »
My Vintage kit picture contribuion: Pioneer SA-706 stereo amplifier, Yamaha CT-610 tuner and Kenwood KL-444A speakers. I love old school!





Come on guys - post your pics. :whip:


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Re: Vintage Audio Kit - Members' Pics
« Reply #22 on: July 20, 2014, 11:57:16 PM »
Bean counters took over the running of the Company. Apparently they believed it was more profitable to make a lot of rubbish instead of fewer high-quality units.

More reading:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sansui_Electric

http://www.sansui.us/index.shtml


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Re: Vintage Audio Kit - Members' Pics
« Reply #23 on: July 21, 2014, 12:20:13 AM »
Bump?


Should be more than 30 years old :rubhands:

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Re: Vintage Audio Kit - Members' Pics
« Reply #24 on: July 21, 2014, 12:58:18 AM »



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Re: Vintage Audio Kit - Members' Pics
« Reply #25 on: July 23, 2014, 10:42:44 PM »

Should be more than 30 years old :rubhands:

Does that mean my Pioneer PL-512 classifies then  :clap:

And that set is very nice indeed Curlycat
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Re: Vintage Audio Kit - Members' Pics
« Reply #26 on: July 25, 2014, 07:01:23 AM »
My Vintage kit picture contribuion: Pioneer SA-706 stereo amplifier, Yamaha CT-610 tuner and Kenwood KL-444A speakers. I love old school!



[img width=502
height=800]http://i1371.photobucket.com/albums/ag292/curlycat77/a0330717-9355-463f-80aa-9aabb10737b7_zpse24f4d24.jpg[/img]


Come on guys - post your pics. :whip:

My YAMAHA A960 is looking for a tuner like that.

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Re: Vintage Audio Kit - Members' Pics
« Reply #27 on: July 25, 2014, 06:01:42 PM »
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Re: Vintage Audio Kit - Members' Pics
« Reply #28 on: July 25, 2014, 06:09:47 PM »
I was looking forward to a feast of vintage audio pics.  :-\

I was hoping to see someone post a pair Yamaha Ns1000's

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Re: Vintage Audio Kit - Members' Pics
« Reply #29 on: July 26, 2014, 08:40:59 AM »
My Vintage kit picture contribuion: Pioneer SA-706 stereo amplifier, Yamaha CT-610 tuner and Kenwood KL-444A speakers. I love old school!





Come on guys - post your pics. :whip:



How do you keep your stuff looking so shinny?