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RE: Philips 385U 9" TV

Spent many an hour patching in veneer, my best advice is to use PVA glue to patch in pieces using either Kapton tape or masking tape. The level i went to with one set for some woodworm repair used scr...

In forum Black & White Television

1 month ago
RE: Ekco T344F

@helloekco Does you lopt still have its sticker SA number, i managed to purchase several NOS LOPT`S last year if you need an option. Try changing the boost cap and trying again.

In forum Black & White Television

1 month ago
RE: Music Magnet 4 AC Version

The capacitor is open at last, what a work of art. Must have taken serious time to make each one. It involved grinding back the female threaded brass end, heated the opposite end of the brass can wit...

In forum Radio

1 month ago
RE: Music Magnet 4 AC Version

Attachment:570214918_o.jpgAttachment:alternative 3.jpgIt seems to be very rare, they were a kit offered as an upgrade for the 2 volt battery version or fully built which this one appears to be. ...

In forum Radio

2 months ago
RE: Music Magnet 4 AC Version

So another question, what does everyone else do with these capacitors. Can they be opened neatly for re stuffing ? It is very evidently electrically leaky.Attachment:20210226_111724.jpg

In forum Radio

2 months ago
Music Magnet 4 AC Version

Was presented with a fine example of Music Magnet Four a while ago, and have started to look through it but it requires a couple of 650ohm grid leak style resistors. Any suggestions on these would be ...

In forum Radio

2 months ago
RE: Yet another Mullard HSVT restore...

Wasnt there something about transformer saturation/leakage causing the dot to go off the screen, might be the early version im thinking of.

In forum In The Workshop

2 months ago
RE: Wanted colour television set

Stuart AKA Pastyboy

In forum Items for Sale, Wanted, Swaps or F.O.C.

2 months ago
RE: Centre fine-tuning knob forBush TV75

Just to let everyone know, the brand new old stock Knobs are with the set. here are a couple of pictures. not very exciting but they were almost certainly the very last NOS ones anywhere in the world....

In forum Items for Sale, Wanted, Swaps or F.O.C.

2 months ago
RE: Control knobs and back for Ekco T344

Will have a look, in the meantime it would be well worth contacting John Wakley AKA Heatercathodeshort on the UKVRR forum. He has a vast array of parts and may be able to help you with it all, he is/w...

In forum Items for Sale, Wanted, Swaps or F.O.C.

2 months ago
RE: Control knobs and back for Ekco T344

Can you post a picture of the knobs needed, i have some outers and inners but they may be for different Ekco`s

In forum Items for Sale, Wanted, Swaps or F.O.C.

2 months ago
RE: Ekco T344 plus another one

Well done for persevering, thought you replaced all the Hunts already !

In forum Black & White Television

3 months ago
RE: Centre fine-tuning knob forBush TV75

This is very odd, this is the second time today a request for an inner knob for a TV75, from two totally different people !

In forum Items for Sale, Wanted, Swaps or F.O.C.

4 months ago
RE: Ekco T344 plus another one

Could you try injecting a video signal into the stages and work back from the video output valve to see where it drops.

In forum Black & White Television

4 months ago
RE: MP4 playback problems

This is to do with the Codec MP4 type ,my player is a Humax HDR that is exactly the same, i can have two MP4 files and one plays whilst the other doesn't. Video files using MP4 file container are comp...

In forum General Technical Discussion

4 months ago
RE: Sony 9-90UM

Its got an 850mA slow blow and runs fine.

In forum Black & White Television

4 months ago
RE: Sony 9-90UM

I meant to mention, following on from my earlier observation about no fuse in the secondary side of the mains transformer. It struck me that the solution was to use the fuse holder already present in...

In forum Black & White Television

4 months ago
RE: Sony 9-90UM

They are reproducing nicely 😱

In forum Black & White Television

4 months ago
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