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Re: my mancave

Post by mbskeam » Mon Oct 08, 2012 11:15 pm

that looks heavy, reminds me of a roman sword....
the bayonet in my pic is a WW1 German issue
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CARVER: TFM-75, TFM-45(3), SD/A-490T
SUNFIRE: Tube pre
WTL Amadeus GTA+DV DRT XV-1t
2 sets of ALS'3, set of SILVERS, set of PLATS
AUDIOCONTROL: phase coupled activator
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Re: my mancave

Post by Shortcake » Tue Oct 09, 2012 1:18 pm

mbskeam wrote:that looks heavy, reminds me of a roman sword....
the bayonet in my pic is a WW1 German issue

very heavy but to me, goes with the other objects - not necessarily the sword. Kind of reminds me of medieval dragons etc. I have another object - not sure what the hell it is - kind of landed in my lap when the ex bf moved and he thought he could send his shit to my house with my son. Maybe you can tell me what it is - will send pic when I get chance. Looks cool, so keeping for my collection. You know what they say - possession is 9/10 of the law.
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Re: my mancave

Post by mbskeam » Sat Oct 13, 2012 10:28 pm

got the wires run, the hard part is done......
just have to terminate, this is the easy part.
still need to run a rca cable out to the garage for the subs amp (pt2400)
now when the neighbor wants to play sub wars, I can knock his pictures off the walls.... :D



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SILVER 7's
Amazing Line Source
2 SVS PB16 SUBS
#1 BLACK BEAUTY's made by the man, the myth, the legend Bob Carver
CARVER: TFM-75, TFM-45(3), SD/A-490T
SUNFIRE: Tube pre
WTL Amadeus GTA+DV DRT XV-1t
2 sets of ALS'3, set of SILVERS, set of PLATS
AUDIOCONTROL: phase coupled activator
KENWOOD: BASIC M2a (2)

“Youth ages, immaturity is outgrown, ignorance can be educated, and drunkenness sobered, but stupid lasts forever.”
― Aristophanes

The only thing I'll feel......will be the RECOIL
Necronomicon Ex-Mortis....... Klaatu Barada Nikkto
"We should seek the greatest value of our action"

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Re: my mancave

Post by TNRabbit » Sat Oct 13, 2012 10:35 pm

Ain't it fun running wiring in existing structure! ;-)
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Re: my mancave

Post by mbskeam » Tue Oct 30, 2012 12:19 am

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Mbskeam

SILVER 7's
Amazing Line Source
2 SVS PB16 SUBS
#1 BLACK BEAUTY's made by the man, the myth, the legend Bob Carver
CARVER: TFM-75, TFM-45(3), SD/A-490T
SUNFIRE: Tube pre
WTL Amadeus GTA+DV DRT XV-1t
2 sets of ALS'3, set of SILVERS, set of PLATS
AUDIOCONTROL: phase coupled activator
KENWOOD: BASIC M2a (2)

“Youth ages, immaturity is outgrown, ignorance can be educated, and drunkenness sobered, but stupid lasts forever.”
― Aristophanes

The only thing I'll feel......will be the RECOIL
Necronomicon Ex-Mortis....... Klaatu Barada Nikkto
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Re: my mancave

Post by angelod307 » Tue Oct 30, 2012 12:33 am

looks good you show off!!!!
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Re: my mancave

Post by TNRabbit » Tue Oct 30, 2012 2:58 am

I really like the stands you've made, Mike! =D> =D> =D>
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Sunfire TG-IV/400~7 Amp
Carver SD/A-360 CDP
Benchmark DAC-1
Sony SACD/DVD-A
Active bi-amp: Ashly XR-1001 & 2 Rane PEQ-15s
Main: HotRodded AL-IIIs
Sub: Klipsch RT-12d
Center: Sunfire CRS-3c
Surround: Sunfire CRS-3 (x 2)

OconeeOrange wrote:"Gary likes to play it 'loud' as do I. His system begs you turn it up until you die"

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Re: my mancave

Post by BrianT » Tue Oct 30, 2012 5:23 am

Mike

Looks like you did a real nice job

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Re: my mancave

Post by kingman » Tue Oct 30, 2012 6:06 am

That looks super nice Mike. I really like the presentation of the TFM-75 with your Black Beauties!!! =D> =D> =D>
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Re: my mancave

Post by MRHP » Tue Oct 30, 2012 8:30 am

Mmmmm......that 75 and them black beautys..... =D> =P~ =P~ =P~
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Re: my mancave

Post by Chauss » Tue Oct 30, 2012 8:42 am

Nice job Mike!!! =D> =D> =D>
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Re: my mancave

Post by Don » Tue Oct 30, 2012 8:29 pm

Very, very nice Mike! =D> =D> 8) 8)
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Re: my mancave

Post by Snoop65 » Tue Oct 30, 2012 9:17 pm

I'm seeing blue!!!! OUTSTANDING MIKE!!!!!!!! =D> =D> =D> =D> =D> =D> =D> =D> =D> =D> =D> =D> =D> =D> =D> =D> =D> =D> =D> =D>
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Re: my mancave

Post by mbskeam » Wed Oct 31, 2012 2:42 pm

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I have come to the conclusion that I need a better camera......

next project turntable stand.... :D
Mbskeam

SILVER 7's
Amazing Line Source
2 SVS PB16 SUBS
#1 BLACK BEAUTY's made by the man, the myth, the legend Bob Carver
CARVER: TFM-75, TFM-45(3), SD/A-490T
SUNFIRE: Tube pre
WTL Amadeus GTA+DV DRT XV-1t
2 sets of ALS'3, set of SILVERS, set of PLATS
AUDIOCONTROL: phase coupled activator
KENWOOD: BASIC M2a (2)

“Youth ages, immaturity is outgrown, ignorance can be educated, and drunkenness sobered, but stupid lasts forever.”
― Aristophanes

The only thing I'll feel......will be the RECOIL
Necronomicon Ex-Mortis....... Klaatu Barada Nikkto
"We should seek the greatest value of our action"

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Re: my mancave

Post by OconeeOrange » Wed Oct 31, 2012 8:31 pm

Incredible. You have real talent.

Any update on the Carver Amps you are building for me?

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