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    You might be a Dynaco tube fanatic IF ..

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    Post by GP49 on Mon Jul 14, 2014 9:24 pm

    MontanaWay wrote:
    GP49 wrote:
    ixe13 wrote:When you  start to have a conversation with the electronic parts while buiding/upgrading a ST-70    drunken


    Wait a minute.  I've done that.  Like when something doesn't fit.  "G*D D*MN PIECE OF SH*T!!"

    It never answered back....

    but it did!...by being a G*D D*MN PIECE OF SH*T!!!!!!!

    I see...the stong, silent type?...
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    Post by corndog71 on Wed Jul 16, 2014 12:50 pm

    ...when you want to build one of each Dynaco amp.
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    Post by Bally on Wed Jul 16, 2014 3:16 pm

    17. You become a solder fume addict while building your ST120....
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    Post by jwb474 on Sun Jul 20, 2014 2:43 pm

    Completed building a Pam1 a couple of years ago and have NOS parts for 2 more yet to be built.
    A couple of highly modified MK3s will get a D/A converters with each amp assigned wheater it is a right or left channel and instead of an RCA input will get a Toshlink input.
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    Post by jwb474 on Sun Jul 20, 2014 2:51 pm

    Follow-up to my last post-checking if there is a reply to a post only 1 minute after being posted. (I actually did that).
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    Post by sKiZo on Sun Jul 20, 2014 9:25 pm

    Bally wrote:17. You become a solder fume addict while building your ST120....

    It's a "gateway" thing ... build an amp, next thing you know, you'll be re-plumbing your house with copper, using the "hard stuff" ... can I get that with extra lead?

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    Head rush!!    cyclops 

    I just rebuilt the master bath here, and the hardware store people looked at me funny when I started buying copper. Apparently, that's a bit of a lost art ...
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    Post by anbitet66 on Thu Jul 24, 2014 12:27 pm

    You bought a used ST70 in great condition for an even greater price, then realized someone else got all the fun of building your Dynaco so you make the plans to purchase all the necessary reproduction parts to cull together a "kit" to assemble (not knowing anything about Dynakit parts, or guys like Bob or Dave...) so you won't feel left out.

    And Bob,

    For justification; because the original owner drilled a hole in the cover to make it easier to adjust the bias without removing the cover and this is condidered sacrilegious‎ within the tube community.  Very Happy 

    Tony

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