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  1. kevzep replied to the thread SX1010 Quick Freshen up and alignment.

    It measures great, less distortion than spec, more power than spec, Pioneer were really on their game when they designed this unit, and...

    Apr 26, 2018 at 5:33 PM
  2. kevzep liked Leestereo's post in the thread SX1010 Quick Freshen up and alignment.

    The adhesive backing on small computer heatsinks have a thermal conductivity of ~0.6 W/m-K (e.g., 3M 8810); for comparison silicone/zinc...

    Apr 26, 2018 at 4:56 PM
  3. kevzep replied to the thread Defective AU-X1 for $200.

    Oh yes indeed it is!! Extremely complex, and extremely temperamental to work on, I am a veteran of two X1's, you will sink hundreds and...

    Apr 26, 2018 at 3:48 AM
  4. kevzep replied to the thread Mc402 Vs. Mc452.

    Exactly, and this is how we roll here, if I can't spend my money, money I don't have, I am happy to help members here part with their...

    Apr 26, 2018 at 3:43 AM
  5. kevzep replied to the thread Mc402 Vs. Mc452.

    All good as long as you are set......would not be good to miss out!! You will need muscle to unpack it and set it up, those boxes are...

    Apr 25, 2018 at 9:23 PM
  6. kevzep replied to the thread Mc402 Vs. Mc452.

    Credit card transaction over the phone!! Wont you pay more through PP with their 5% thing they do?

    Apr 25, 2018 at 8:52 PM
  7. kevzep replied to the thread Mc402 Vs. Mc452.

    Of course they are, one of the best amps they ever made, sensible amount of power, compact, but pack a punch.....

    Apr 25, 2018 at 7:50 PM
  8. kevzep replied to the thread Mc402 Vs. Mc452.

    Hahahaha you're such a Hoot!! Wouldn't matter if I left my cards at home or not, they wouldn't work anyway, I'd get the inevitable...

    Apr 25, 2018 at 7:48 PM
  9. kevzep replied to the thread Mc402 Vs. Mc452.

    Oh thats GOLD!! You have gone pretty much the same path I did, except I got a lightly used 352, loved it and then one day just went...

    Apr 25, 2018 at 7:20 PM
  10. kevzep replied to the thread Half Breed X-1.

    Nice one, thanks John, I'll pop into Jaycar tomorrow and grab some... Cheers!!

    Apr 25, 2018 at 5:21 PM
  11. kevzep replied to the thread SX1010 Quick Freshen up and alignment.

    Those are great, I'll order some of those up and install. I have another recap/restore to do for the same guy so the 1010 will be on my...

    Apr 25, 2018 at 3:10 PM
  12. kevzep replied to the thread G-9000 Bias Voltage at zero and can't be set after replacing pre driver transistors.

    What do you mean "not equal"? I use those very substitutes and have never had an issue, the KSC has a little more gain, and a higher ft,...

    Apr 25, 2018 at 3:07 PM
  13. kevzep replied to the thread Defective AU-X1 for $200.

    Yep if its all there with the original outputs, then hell yes!! Best sounding Sansui I have ever heard!!

    Apr 25, 2018 at 2:58 PM
  14. kevzep replied to the thread How not to package a spec two.

    Yes I have done that before too, its as much as you can do to make sure it doesn't turn up damaged.

    Apr 25, 2018 at 2:57 PM
  15. kevzep liked zebulon1's post in the thread How not to package a spec two.

    It takes experience to pack these heavy units. Then the shipper realizes the expense that goes into it and a timeline to ship The sum is...

    Apr 25, 2018 at 2:55 PM