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Esteemed Bose® Model 901 Active Equalizer – Serial #230 Repair

Cross-posted from Rain City Audio:

I had the distinct pleasure of working on one of the earliest  Bose® Model 901 Active Equalizers from Series I’s first production run. 258 more words

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Modern Hand Made Vacuum Tubes

Enterprising French amateur Claude Paillard , F2FO, creates beautiful modern vacuum tubes by hand in his shop. These would be effective as an 01A replacement or similar in an early radio. 10 more words

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1956 Grundig 8080 German Hi-Fi Console Repair

Cross-posted from Rain City Audio:

German radios like this one are a lot more difficult to work on than most American and Canadian radios, and they’re a lot less common, but they do turn up once in a while. 244 more words

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Wherever you go - you're headed for FUN with Motorola Portables

No matter where you’re going, you’re headed for more Fun with a Motorola Portable! They play anywhere – on their own batteries or on house current. 39 more words

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NordeMende Globetraveler 7/601 Rebuild

This repair is cross-posted from Rain City Audio:

This rare and valuable example of late 1960s German engineering came through my shop recently, the… 556 more words

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1958 Zenith HF1284 (Chassis 12Z20) Hi-Fi Console Repair

This 1958 Zenith Hi-Fi came into my shop for a full overhaul including an electrical repair, dial re-stringing, and some work on the turntable. These vintage hi-fi consoles are some of the best sounding pieces of vintage gear around, and this one’s no exception with a pair of 12″ woofers and a pair of electrostatic tweeters. 13 more words

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