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Down Memory Lane
« on: August 22, 2017, 09:16:25 PM »
So I got to do some servicing on a slightly older "one off" that I did a couple of years ago... I x noisy PRP resistor, and a 555 timer on one channel gone poof... 
7 channel x 200 that I did for a very lucky customer (lucky, because if I had known how much time and work it would take, it would not have happened)
Never, Ever shall this be repeated  :sulky:

55 Kg of pretty decent movie sound this turned out to be though. Modular output stages with driver stages and power supplies on one large mother board. Hybrid of course  ;D











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Re: Down Memory Lane
« Reply #1 on: August 22, 2017, 10:27:13 PM »
That faceplate is simple and elegant.
So how many randzelas would bend the rubber arm   :mates: worth a try.

As usual the innards are a work of art. When building this master piece did you base or compare to any other HT amp?

Valve magic movies would be a treat to have a listen.
« Last Edit: August 22, 2017, 10:34:24 PM by juventino »
Time to get back to when I enjoyed listening......no more upgrading, more of a headache than a pleasure

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Re: Down Memory Lane
« Reply #2 on: August 23, 2017, 05:03:52 AM »
Oh WOW !!!

What a beauty  :drool: :drool:
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Re: Down Memory Lane
« Reply #3 on: August 23, 2017, 08:19:43 AM »
Brilliant, that must be one very happy customer.
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Re: Down Memory Lane
« Reply #4 on: August 23, 2017, 10:24:55 AM »
What a beautiful piece of work :clap:

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Re: Down Memory Lane
« Reply #5 on: August 23, 2017, 10:35:11 AM »
Very pretty. Nicely finished. Well done.

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Re: Down Memory Lane
« Reply #6 on: August 23, 2017, 11:09:38 AM »
I saw this post briefly yesterday, but didn't have time to comment. 

....so what happened?  I DREAMT ABOUT IT LAST NIGHT!!! seriously!!

It looks absolutely awesome Oom Schalk :)

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Re: Down Memory Lane
« Reply #7 on: August 23, 2017, 12:01:22 PM »
This lucky soul owns a Collector's Item then!  :envy:
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Re: Down Memory Lane
« Reply #8 on: August 23, 2017, 01:35:59 PM »
For those who like this sort of thing, this is the sort of thing that they like.

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Re: Down Memory Lane
« Reply #9 on: August 23, 2017, 05:23:06 PM »
if I had known how much time and work it would take, it would not have happened)
Never, Ever shall this be repeated  :sulky:

I remember speaking to you around that time. Hoo! You were not a happy camper.

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Re: Down Memory Lane
« Reply #10 on: August 23, 2017, 07:50:51 PM »
Simply beautiful
World class as always

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Re: Down Memory Lane
« Reply #11 on: August 23, 2017, 08:26:26 PM »
I saw this post briefly yesterday, but didn't have time to comment. 

....so what happened?  I DREAMT ABOUT IT LAST NIGHT!!! seriously!!

It looks absolutely awesome Oom Schalk :)

Thanks Judy!  :cleansound:  Makes me feel all warm and fuzzy. Of course these other guys I ignore, they are just bumping up their post counts :ROFLMAO:

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Re: Down Memory Lane
« Reply #12 on: August 23, 2017, 08:53:22 PM »
 ;D ;D

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Re: Down Memory Lane
« Reply #13 on: August 24, 2017, 07:23:50 AM »
OMFG That has to be one of the most beautiful Audio creations i have ever seen.
I cant imagine what it must even sound  like  :notworthy:

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Re: Down Memory Lane
« Reply #14 on: August 24, 2017, 08:04:41 AM »
Thanks Judy!  :cleansound:  Makes me feel all warm and fuzzy. Of course these other guys I ignore, they are just bumping up their post counts :ROFLMAO:

 :ROFLMAO:

^^ Like so, gives me one more post count  ;D
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