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Post Wed May 27, 2009 5:50 pm

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No Bill.......but I can take one and post it later.

Heres another one that I found

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Post Wed May 27, 2009 6:23 pm

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Still haven't had an answer to the question. With the ribbons in their present shape do they sound bad. ??????????????????????????? Art
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Post Wed May 27, 2009 6:31 pm

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Sorry Art.......no they sound fine...... :-"

Heres a pic of what they look like right now:

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Post Wed May 27, 2009 7:48 pm

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That's WEIRD!
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Post Wed May 27, 2009 7:54 pm

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Hmmm... Maybe DaveS can chime in here.
It should sound like it isn't there!
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Post Wed May 27, 2009 11:30 pm

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That`s the way they should look, FLAT. The crinkled ones have a dent every 1/4 to 3/8 of an inch. Yours look fine. http://www.carveraudio.com/index2.htm
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Post Wed May 27, 2009 11:34 pm

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Thanks Dave.....

Just got off the phone with James and thats pretty much what he said.

Thanks for your time,

Perry
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Post Thu May 28, 2009 7:05 am

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Perry, just saw the pictures of those speakers you got. Wow I really missed out on that one. $500 the deal of the year. Oh well that's what I get for living on the other side of the country. My deal certainly doesn't look that good as you probably saw by the pictures I posted. Art. P.S. All that and the boxes too. Those things are as rare as hell.
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Post Thu May 28, 2009 9:38 am

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you got the original boxes with your ALS's?? Please post pics; I've never seen Original ALS boxes before!!
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Post Thu May 28, 2009 10:04 am

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Sure Gary.....original boxes, all original styro packaging, original blue polythene covers.
I'll post some pics tonight.

The boxes have the ser #(0758L &0758R IIRC) and the date.....1987 on them, I think.
All from the original owner and the sticker of where they were shipped from Ontario

There was only 2 blemishes....one of the feet had come out....fixed that in 10 min.
The other was a pin hole that came from a dart his wife threw at a party. Its about
2" below the bottom of the ribbon. Besides that they were mint.
I think the guy really needed the $....he didnt want to part with them.

They really are almost in new condition.......thats why I was so worried.

Perry
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