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  1. smurfer77 liked kevzep's post in the thread Sansui 310 receiver, do I get to join the club now?.

    No not Euro only, I worked on one recently and it was Multi voltage......

    Jun 24, 2018 at 10:01 PM
  2. smurfer77 liked Eastham's post in the thread Sansui 310 receiver, do I get to join the club now?.

    No idea but what I do know is that it does have a multi voltage selector with a 110v option.

    Jun 24, 2018 at 10:01 PM
  3. smurfer77 replied to the thread Sansui 310 receiver, do I get to join the club now?.

    Sorry, old thread i know.... Does anyone know if the 310 is a euro only model? I have never seen it in the USA

    Jun 23, 2018 at 9:36 AM
  4. smurfer77 liked ivandezande's post in the thread Sansui AU-11000A Rebuild.

    Oh man.....I don't want to give this guy back. Filter caps turned out not looking too bad. Right channel drops level and tone still so...

    IMG_5060.jpg IMG_5054.jpg Jun 22, 2018 at 9:13 AM
  5. smurfer77 liked Donald&Lydia's post in the thread Sansui AU-717 phono section vs. AU-317 ?.

    Its not that the onkyo is better sounding , i prefer the Au-717 , its just that when i received the Onkyo i did not have a preamp to...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 6:04 PM
  6. smurfer77 liked johnny_fever's post in the thread AU 111 - Is it worth it?.

    Hey _Mano. glad you chimed in. I value your opinion. My findings were based on having demoed both amps on K-Horns. The original needed...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 3:14 PM
  7. smurfer77 replied to the thread Sansui AU-717 phono section vs. AU-317 ?.

    Question for OP: is the Onkyo M-504 really better sounding in the power amp section than the Sansui AU-717 etc or it is aesthetic (those...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 1:31 PM
  8. smurfer77 liked Hyperion's post in the thread Sansui AU-717 phono section vs. AU-317 ?.

    It depends how critical you are with your phono listening. The AU-317 would be adequate, but it has a different design phono amp which...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 1:30 PM
  9. smurfer77 liked _mano's post in the thread AU 111 - Is it worth it?.

    the 111G and the vintage have the same load resistors of 8ohm marked as 10W on the diagram. Never looked for it when I had the cover...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 1:26 PM
  10. smurfer77 replied to the thread AU 111 - Is it worth it?.

    A little hint.... don't touch those dummy loads if they have been active. Don't ask me how I know this. Anyway, you can imagine with...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 12:19 PM
  11. smurfer77 replied to the thread AU 111 - Is it worth it?.

    The original AU-111 has dummy loads inside that provide load when speakers are set to off. I don't know about the "G". But anyway that...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 11:12 AM
  12. smurfer77 liked craggd's post in the thread AU 111 - Is it worth it?.

    The AU-111 is a great tube integrated, I have no doubt you would love one. Incredible build quality, powerful, asthetically beautiful...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 10:12 AM
  13. smurfer77 liked johnny_fever's post in the thread AU 111 - Is it worth it?.

    The older unit was in need of a resto. It sounded good considering it was all original. You can't fairly compare it to the G (2001)...

    Jun 21, 2018 at 10:12 AM
  14. smurfer77 liked sKiZo's post in the thread QR-4500 Best way to get at controls for Deoxit?.

    Yah ... excellent design. This folks, is what ancient modular looked like ... [IMG]

    Jun 20, 2018 at 11:28 AM
  15. smurfer77 replied to the thread Getting LEDs right on Yamaha receivers and amplifiers.

    John, thanks for this thread. I have a habit of doing things myself even when I could just pay someone to do it. So when it came to...

    Jun 19, 2018 at 4:25 PM