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  1. savatage1973 replied to the thread Finally a difference I can hear.

    Now try some different 12AU7 tubes and listen for the differences--some are VERY apparent.

    Dec 14, 2018 at 9:16 AM
  2. savatage1973 replied to the thread Sondra Locke died on Nov 3..

    @Bill Ferris For the record--the movie was Sudden Impact--1983. I can't believe it took this long for an announcement, and I'd have...

    Dec 14, 2018 at 7:23 AM
  3. savatage1973 liked Oerets's post in the thread My prayers have been answered.

    If I'm going to stink up the house smelling of fried chicken, it better leave my hands greasy and stomach full. The person who thought...

    Dec 14, 2018 at 6:22 AM
  4. savatage1973 liked EngineerNate's post in the thread The current state of men`s wardrobes.

    The other thing that kills me is dudes wearing no-show socks with dress shoes.

    Dec 14, 2018 at 6:17 AM
  5. savatage1973 replied to the thread Vintage Dual Turntable Repair.

    In addition to the platter being removed, counterweights should also be removed and packed separately--they can come off and become...

    Dec 13, 2018 at 11:02 PM
  6. savatage1973 replied to the thread Vintage Dual Turntable Repair.

    There are tutorials on YouTube for how to pack a TT for shipping, but I agree with the above--contact whoever you are sending it to for...

    Dec 13, 2018 at 6:27 PM
  7. savatage1973 replied to the thread Brand New Integrated Amp 1000 Watts Check This Out!.

    Glad to see they went with the "heavy duty" spring clip speaker wire binding posts capable of handling at least 18 ga wire for optimum...

    Dec 13, 2018 at 6:25 PM
  8. savatage1973 replied to the thread Full Sized Trucks--When Will The "Size War" End?.

    Interesting observation, and I think you might be onto something, because chronologically, it does seem to bear out.

    Dec 13, 2018 at 5:57 PM
  9. savatage1973 replied to the thread Full Sized Trucks--When Will The "Size War" End?.

    This is the truly scary part of the rapid rebound in sales of gas-guzzling trucks and SUVs. The minute that fuel prices dropped,...

    Dec 13, 2018 at 5:54 PM
  10. savatage1973 replied to the thread The current state of men`s wardrobes.

    I'm a bit of a watch guy. Even working construction, I wear a Rolex or Omega to work every day.

    Dec 13, 2018 at 2:11 PM
  11. savatage1973 replied to the thread Not All Pressing Plants Are The Same.

    Yeah--and a lot of folks fail to realize that. In many cases, it is just another commercial "plastics plant". And then we get to the...

    Dec 13, 2018 at 8:35 AM
  12. savatage1973 replied to the thread Who's Baking Christmas Cookies?.

    I make those too from time to time. I think I'll whip up a batch later today--one modification, though--a splash of Grand Marnier for a...

    Dec 13, 2018 at 8:27 AM
  13. savatage1973 replied to the thread The current state of men`s wardrobes.

    I dress like a bum--I admit it--and don't care. I own a construction company and dress like a contractor. If its not work clothes, it is...

    Dec 13, 2018 at 6:38 AM
  14. savatage1973 replied to the thread Full Sized Trucks--When Will The "Size War" End?.

    I know, but I am probably going to hold out for one of the 2020's when they arrive--supposedly within the next 6 months. It is my...

    Dec 13, 2018 at 5:30 AM
  15. savatage1973 replied to the thread Who's Baking Christmas Cookies?.

    Pretty much--they are basically just butter, flour and nuts rolled in confectioner's sugar.

    Dec 12, 2018 at 4:11 PM