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  1. 2 hours ago, Marvel said:

    A friend from Australia posted this of her FB page. Mayber @Full Range has tried it. Friend is in Tasmania which is kind of a different place.

     

     

     

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    Pies are fast food in Australia and the best ones are from bakeries 

     

    The ones you mentioned look like a jaffel or toasted sandwich but these ones use puff pastry and are only available at gas stations 

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  2. 2 hours ago, MicroMara said:

    Well buddies ...my last weekend to spin some tunes , next wednesday is my departure to the rehab till march 20th. Be sure I¬īll follow what¬īs going on here from the clinic .ūüėĀYou can¬īt escape ūüėā


     

    Hope everything goes well mate and let me tell you that the rehab exercises are very important to a quicker recovery 

    As an example - wife had new knee replacement surgery and because she did not miss any exercises she was running in six months instead of a year 

     

    To keep you amused I can post some holiday photos that are of a musical genre 

     

    Leaving in about 4 hours 

     

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  3. A quick update 

    The Audio Technica ATML170 cartridge repair to original specifications is now complete and will be posted ASAP 

    The technician said it has ‚Äú30dB¬†separation and on testing sounds fab¬†too.‚ÄĚ

     

    In 4 days time I will be departing for a 14 day holiday / vacation, It‚Äôs on a cruise ūüöĘ to New Zealand¬†

    If it‚Äôs not to cold as it‚Äôs now Autumn here, and New Zealand is cold for someone that lives in the tropics ūüėéI am going to wear my Ohio state football T shirt just in case I bump into like minded fans from the US¬†

     

    On past cruises my wife and I visited the jazz blue room nightly for coffee and live jazz so will do that again and will post photos if time permits 

    I have internet so will check in regularly and although I won’t be spinning vinyl I will be entertained by your posts 


     

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  4. Sunday¬†evening Prog¬†ūü§ė

     

    An album that some say surpassed the debut album and I would personally give this album very high marks 

     

    Artist - King Crimson 

    ‚ÄėTitle - Larks Tongues In Aspic¬†

     

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  5. Moving on to another Fripp collaboration 

    This time with a hybrid techno synth  / jazz rock improvisation 

     

    Its a record release that grows on you the more one listens to it 

     

    ‚Äė‚ÄôArtist -¬†Andy Summers,¬†Robert Fripp¬†

    ‚ÄėTitle ‚ÄstBewitched

     

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  6. A very influential album full of sensual auditory pleasures in an experimental form 

    The music creeps up on you to first hold onto to ones thoughts and only stops when the track finishes 

     

    What a wonderful feeling

     

    Artist - Fripp and Eno

    Title - No Pussyfooting 

     

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    2 hours ago, Klipsch104db said:

    Installed Ania on Planer 3 about a month ago. Skeptical at first. High frequencies where shrill. After 25 hours the highs have mellowed out. Bass is spectacular! It's a whole new listening experience!!

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    Looks like it will sting like a bee ūüźĚ¬†

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  7. 24 minutes ago, Tim Sr. said:

    It works! and others say PVA does too. As long as it can be removed without damaging the vinyl, I say go for it!


    I agree with this comment - as long as the job can be done without damage then it’s OK 

     

    Using gum glue for me was a decision made after experiencing issues with PVA glue not releasing its bond and I had to soak the record over night to remove the glue, and that took about 30 min for one side (lucky it was a test record) 

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  8. 1 hour ago, Tim Sr. said:

    I know, I know... I never listen...

    To everyone here thank you for the participation in the humor, it has brightened my day!

     

    @Full Range what brand is your glue? may I ask

     

     


    Locally in AU it’s studymate gum glue    https://www.officeworks.com.au/shop/officeworks/p/clear-gum-glue-125ml-ssjbgum125#features
     

    For the US 

    ‚ÄėIt‚Äôs clear Gum Glue - not PVA¬†

    Available in any school or craft supply outlet 

     

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    @Marvel

    Yes it sounded much better 

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  9. 18 hours ago, Klipsch104db said:

    I ran it through my spin clean. I watched the glue clean method on YouTube. Might be the perfect record to try glue clean with.


     

    OK now that we have had some side splitting laughs 

    This is a new Tubular Bells LP that sounded dull even after ultrasonic cleaning

    So I decided to give a gum glue clean - Have a look at the colour of the glue on a white background 

     

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  10. 2 hours ago, Klipsch104db said:

    $1.00 bin copy. And sounds like it came from the $.50 bin ūüėā

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    Tip time

    ‚ÄėGive the record a glue clean¬†

    And the best glue to use is “ Gum Glue “ not PVA 


     

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  11. 2 hours ago, GWSmith said:

    Hello friends! 

     

    This is mainly for PAUL.   Over on the PS-Audio chat forum, we have two regulars from Australia.  One of them mentioned something about a strong wind storm that took out some 6 high power transmission line towers and shut down Loy Yang!

     

    Did this effect you at all? (besides all those medical snafus you reported....)  This was in the Victoria area I guess.  Let us know.  

     

    Thanks.


     

    We were not affected as the distance to the storm in Victoria is from my location is Canada to Mexico 

     

    However in the period of Christmas and New Year 23/24 we had the same thing happen in our area but about 70 miles from us ( storm epicentre Gold Coast Queensland ) 

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  12. This album just arrived in the mail 

    It was on pre order and it arrived earlier than expected 

     

    A half speed mastering  of Wings - Band On The Run

    50th Anniversary 

     

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  13. A quick update on my broken cartridge the Audio Technica ATML170

    @MicroMara would be interested in this development 

     

    I have found a local (well the same state) technician to replace the broken canterlever with a new boron one and new diamond tip to original or better specs 

     

    So hopefully it will be ready in a few weeks 
     

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