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What Did Your Secret Santa 2018 Give You?

Discussion in 'AK Charities & Christmas' started by ehoove, Dec 2, 2018.

  1. ehoove

    ehoove Old & New - Carpe Diem Staff Member Super Mod Subscriber

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    This is the thread to let us know what you got!
    Regards,
    Jim
     
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  2. 4-2-7

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  3. MRL_Audio

    MRL_Audio AK Subscriber Subscriber

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    I got a package of unknown origin. No note so I am unsure. Included two sealed Larry Coryell LP's. Assume this is my Secret Santa shipment. Man some folks work fast. I have been posting for sometime that I was interested in some Coryell. Perfect fit for me. Very pleased. 4-2-7... I got not pics for ya. Sorry.
     
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  4. dfunghi

    dfunghi AK Subscriber Subscriber

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    Some folks are so easy to research.... some are not. And no it was not from me. My recipient was a bit tough to gauge what they would want and whether or not they already had it. I hope I hit the mark. Ordered and sent.
     
  5. luvvinvinyl

    luvvinvinyl Lily! Staff Member Admin Subscriber

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    Not every seller is diligent about including a gift note, from the purchaser. In past years, I have gotten SS gifts which were sent directly from the shipper to me, without any indication of who the sender was. In your case, MRL_Audio, I guess the content tells you that it's from your Secret Santa. Larry Coryell? You, sir, have good taste.

    We've been having postal problems (rotating strikes), here in Canada, so I am fortunate that I have a US address to which I can have something shipped. My outbound gift also has been sent.
     
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  6. captouch

    captouch AK Subscriber Subscriber

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    I got a pack of Mobile Fidelity inner sleeves. I had bought 3 packs from Karmices awhile back and didn't think I'd ever need more. But sure enough, I'm running low now, so I can use these. Thanks Santa.

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  7. MKG

    MKG AK Subscriber Subscriber

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    Santa sent me something completely unexpected but *super* awesome. It’s a canvas print of my favorite band. I’m guessing they searched my post history and saw my post on the “what concert tickets are in your pocket” thread. You did very good, thank you.
    I still need to send my gift out, I should be able to get to the post office Friday.
    I don’t think the one I’m sending out is near as awesome, but I don’t think I have much time to rethink it. :idea:
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  8. Ski

    Ski what? Subscriber

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    upload_2018-12-6_14-2-31.jpeg I will find you Santa. I got a quad of WE 403B tubes. I put a pair in my tube buffer and am jamming right now. Awesome.
     
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  10. C6Bill

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    And just to make sure it wasn't 20 year old fruit cake, or a cat in a tube, I opened mine. It is this beautiful custom mat with my name on it :) Right now it is being used to keep the dogs off of the second listening chair, once warmed up and flat I will find a nice spot to hang it on the wall. Thanks Santa !!!!!


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  11. 4-2-7

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    I like that Bill, so is it heavy rubber?
     

     

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    You'll always need inner sleeve, that's a given.
     
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  13. MRL_Audio

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    Very cool...
     
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  14. C6Bill

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    Correct, not the kind you would put outside but useable around the house. But I'll make wall art out of it.
     
  15. C6Bill

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    Happy Holidays everyone, play nice lol
     
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  16. xrayspex78

    xrayspex78 Footprints in the sounds of time Subscriber

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    Santa got me a Shure M91ED cart!! :banana:
    I only have two and they are both installed. How did you know Santa!?

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    Annnddd!!! I got some fun lights from Santa too! I decided to put them on my rig. I think it makes the Naim boxes pop! :thumbsup:

    Thanks Santa!!! These are really cool gifts!:beerchug:
     
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  17. paulvo

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    I received a package from Secret Santa two days ago . I want to wait till Christmas to open it but I can’t I haven’t received any gift like this for a loooong loooong time .
    Thank you Santa
    Paulvo
     

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  18. VinylHanger

    VinylHanger Navigaret ex ironia

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    Hanukkah Harry done did good this year. A six pack of Tiger Sauce and a nice new Heart- Dreamboat Annie album. Both are two of my all time favorite things in the world. :thumbsup: The saucing has already happened and the unwrapping will happen this weekend. :rockon:
     

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