Today's aquisition

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hewlew1
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Today's aquisition

Post by hewlew1 » Tue May 08, 2018 10:59 pm

Picked up this jewel . Sansui tube receiver from 1963 it is in nice shape for its age 55. Have not done anything with it yet hopefully this week will power it up on the variac.
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Re: Today's aquisition

Post by frenchguy » Tue May 08, 2018 11:11 pm

Nice find Harry!! =D> I bet it will sound pretty sweet!! \:D/
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Re: Today's aquisition

Post by BrianT » Wed May 09, 2018 5:53 am

Looks great Harry =D>
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Re: Today's aquisition

Post by Snoop65 » Wed May 09, 2018 1:48 pm

Beautiful piece of vintage gear Harry!!!
CARVER LIGHTSTAR REFERENCE+SUNFIRE CLASSIC TUBE PREAMPLIFIER+JBL XPL200+MUSIC HALL MMF-9.1+GRADO REFERENCE MASTER 1+Cayin CDT-17a =WOW!!!!!!

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Re: Today's aquisition

Post by MRHP » Wed May 09, 2018 5:14 pm

Nice! And if you get a chance we'd love to see under the hood :D
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Re: Today's aquisition

Post by BobSmi57 » Wed May 09, 2018 6:10 pm

Very nice, Harry. Let us know how it sounds.

hewlew1
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Re: Today's aquisition

Post by hewlew1 » Sat May 12, 2018 12:04 pm

Just for you Eric, 14 tubes total counting the tuning eye
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Re: Today's aquisition

Post by Robert R » Sat May 12, 2018 12:33 pm

Gear was so much better looking before the late 1980s, when everything had to be plain black.

I count 16 tubes, btw. Did you miss the AM IFs?

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Re: Today's aquisition

Post by hewlew1 » Sat May 12, 2018 1:19 pm

Yep I missed those 2 Robert
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C1,C2,CT3,CT6,CT7/3,CT23,CT26,C4000,The Receiver,M500,M500T/6,M1.5T,TFM24/2,TFM/25/3,TFM35,TFM35X,TFM42/2,DTL200,TDR1700,DPL20,TX11/2, 5.2Center,5.1Sub/3,Original Amazings,Platinum Amazings/2,AL3'S,Polk SDA SRS, Polk SDA 1C's, Polk RTA11's, Polk Monitor 10's/2 ,Monitor 7's, Sunfire 300x2 /5, Sunfire pre, Sunfire MK2 Sub/2, 4 Carverfest monoblocks, Carverfest linestage preamp/2, Mapletree Audio Designs Tube Preamp,Phase Linear Andromeda III speakers, Phase Linear 4000 Preamp, Dahlquist DQ-10's
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