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Post Sun May 02, 2010 5:04 pm

Re: New Member Here! Hey Folks...

Welcome to the forum!! I feel sorry for you, we all need friends like yours to just give you Carver equipment! \:D/ You really have no idea what he has done do you? :lol: And now that you have found this site! It's all over for you Big Time! :lol:
We call it OCCD (obsessive Carver Collecting Disorder) and believe me, it's real! :lol: Maybe your friend is well, not really a friend at all? either that or he has a crush on your wife and knowing where this OCCD will lead, maybe he has a chance after the Divorce? :lol: :lol: Just messin with ya! You might have an open ground loop if the connection is broke off? This amp is a great amp is well worth the money sending it in for repair where they refurbish like "new". We suggest to repair shops both on the west coast. Shipping would cost you, but worth it.




Both do an excellent job and know what they are doing. Bob Carver visits regularly at Rita's and you could request Bob Carvers signature while your unit is in for repair > how cool is that? \:D/

Welcome to the forum again! Maybe others will reply with better detail of what is happening with your unit. Good luck


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Post Sun May 02, 2010 5:27 pm

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\:D/ Welcome to the forum Rezvordwg. I wish I had friends like yours. I'd take all the banged up Carver stuff he wanted to give me! I second the advice given you by Jag_97470. He's absolutely correct. That amp will be like new when it comes back, and you will be able to enjoy it for years. :D
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(pair of) SILVER-7 TUBE AMPs

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Post Sun May 02, 2010 5:59 pm

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Welcome to the forum!!! =D> =D> =D> The 55 is a great amp and well worth fixing right.
In reality, it only matters what it sounds like to YOU!!!


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Post Sun May 02, 2010 7:22 pm

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Carver M4.0T in front channels to Caver AL VI's in SACD & 2 Channel setup
C 16, PT 2400, Slim Device, Carver TX-8, 490T and Rega TT w Grado Gold cart in the 2 channel setup
Bogen SRB20 is computer amp
Carver PM-350 donated for youth church use


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Post Sun May 02, 2010 9:08 pm

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Welcome to the forum. The 55 is well worth getting fixed!
Some cool Carver stuff!

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Post Sun May 02, 2010 11:03 pm

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Welcome to the machine 8)

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