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  1. ScottO13 replied to the thread Onkyo m-504, m-508, and m-509 repair/upgrade, conundrum/problem..

    And the article I read said that they ONLY came in black! So the M-588's and M-510 had actual, real wood sides instead of the MDF? nice....

    Aug 13, 2017 at 10:03 PM
  2. ScottO13 replied to the thread Onkyo m-504, m-508, and m-509 repair/upgrade, conundrum/problem..

    I don't believe this. I've been looking for info about one of these for awhile. You have or had one and one just popped up for sale on...

    Aug 13, 2017 at 9:56 PM
  3. ScottO13 replied to the thread Onkyo m-504, m-508, and m-509 repair/upgrade, conundrum/problem..

    There's one more that's "supposed" to be better than a M-509, It has a larger power supply than the 509 but still not as large as the...

    Aug 13, 2017 at 11:41 AM
  4. ScottO13 replied to the thread Onkyo m-504, m-508, and m-509 repair/upgrade, conundrum/problem..

    But thanks for looking, I need all the help I can get!

    Aug 13, 2017 at 2:47 AM
  5. ScottO13 replied to the thread Onkyo m-504, m-508, and m-509 repair/upgrade, conundrum/problem..

    Hee hee, Never seen an m-509? I have three but two need allot of work! Deeztip, they will "kind of" make a connection. The kind that...

    Aug 13, 2017 at 2:43 AM
  6. ScottO13 replied to the thread Onkyo m-504, m-508, and m-509 repair/upgrade, conundrum/problem..

    I looked at all of mine from the side of the posts and there didn't look to be enough room for banana plugs I didn't think. I thought...

    Aug 13, 2017 at 2:29 AM
  7. ScottO13 replied to the thread Receiver recommendation...vintage look, modern guts?.

    I've always wondered about those Chinese tube amps. Are they copies of proven designs? Or just "cheap as they could make 'em's"? And...

    Aug 13, 2017 at 1:37 AM
  8. ScottO13 replied to the thread Onkyo m-504, m-508, and m-509 repair/upgrade, conundrum/problem..

    there iS some space available for larger caps. Especially vertically. I'll measure Monday. By utilizing a larger four caps it was...

    Aug 13, 2017 at 1:12 AM
  9. ScottO13 replied to the thread Onkyo m-504, m-508, and m-509 repair/upgrade, conundrum/problem..

    Great! Thank you so much! as they say, "A picture is worth a thousand words". I am taking it in for service Monday anyway so now I can...

    Aug 12, 2017 at 11:56 PM
  10. ScottO13 replied to the thread Onkyo m-504, m-508, and m-509 repair/upgrade, conundrum/problem..

    I am wondering after reading online about re-capping "replacing" the 8 main capacitors. There was a thought posed that it might actually...

    Aug 12, 2017 at 11:37 PM
  11. ScottO13 replied to the thread Onkyo m-504, m-508, and m-509 repair/upgrade, conundrum/problem..

    So the screws can be accessed vertically with the covers off? Thanks!

    Aug 12, 2017 at 1:27 PM
  12. ScottO13 replied to the thread Onkyo m-504, m-508, and m-509 repair/upgrade, conundrum/problem..

    Since two of the amps came missing panels and the m509 had damaged panels, I decided to make new ones. Instead of the original...

    Aug 12, 2017 at 1:25 PM
  13. ScottO13 posted a new thread.

    Onkyo m-504, m-508, and m-509 repair/upgrade, conundrum/problem.

    Hello, I have been looking for a more musical amp set up than the Rotel RB1080's I've been using. The cost being prohibitive of anything...

    Forum: General Audio Discussion

    Aug 11, 2017 at 10:45 PM
  14. ScottO13 replied to the thread Onkyo m-504, m-508, and m-509 repair/upgrade, conundrum/problem..

    Also, does anyone know how to remove the original wood side panels from the m509? It should be exactly the same as the m510. Unlike the...

    Aug 11, 2017 at 10:43 PM
  15. ScottO13 posted a new thread.

    Onkyo m-504, m-508, and m-509 repair/upgrade, conundrum/problem.

    Hello, I have been looking for a more musical amp set up than the Rotel RB1080's I've been using. The cost being prohibitive of anything...

    Forum: General Audio Discussion

    Aug 11, 2017 at 10:35 PM