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I’m now a domestic appliance engineer & have been for the past 25 years having been in the TV trade for over 20 years previous. My collections are mainly PYE & GEC TVs mono & now thanks to crustytv(Chris) colour.
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RE: 1974 20" Ferguson 3C03; Thorn 4000 ; Super Rare

@crustytv I noticed you need a 10 pin socket I’m sure the 8500 decoder had one I’m sure I have one if you need it

In forum Colour Television

3 days ago
RE: KB WV90 Dual Standard 23" Console Set

@till yes I remember the kit you mention I fitted a few as an apprentice , & I still have a 19” kit in my spares , sadly I don’t have a 23” version

In forum Black & White Television

1 week ago
RE: 1974 HMV 2726 Coloumaster; Thorn 4000

@crustytv That’s a big relief that the crt is good as I bet it would be like trying to find hens teeth to locate another A67-150X let’s hope the 20” one is as good 👍 chris

In forum Colour Television

2 weeks ago
RE: 1974 20" Ferguson 3C03; Thorn 4000 ; Super Rare

@crustytv looks very interesting , I think if I was going to build another frame panel I would be inclined to use discreet components rather than try and replicate those thick film units I think I ha...

In forum Colour Television

2 weeks ago
RE: Thorn 9904; 9000 Series Chassis

@crustytv I remember throwing 2 of those in the skip just before I moved up to the north east , but that was 20 years ago now ,I haven’t seen one since , didn’t sell well customers didn’t like them fo...

In forum Colour Television

2 weeks ago
RE: 1974 HMV 2726 Coloumaster; Thorn 4000

My heart sank too when I saw the frame panel missing its one of those moments you wish you would never come across , I felt the same with the Telpro missing power supply but it all came good in the e...

In forum Colour Television

3 weeks ago
RE: A Pair Of Philips G6 Single Standard; Cabinet Restoration

@irob2345 i don’t recall the K9 set was this anything like the K70 ? Ive just acquired a K70 but as yet I still have to collect it , I recall these having a similar line output transformer as in the ...

In forum Colour Television

1 year ago
RE: A Pair Of Philips G6 Single Standard; Cabinet Restoration

@crustytv I must say how absolutely thrilled I was to see the results Chris has achieved with these tiered old G6’s they look stunning now I really didn’t think they would come any where near to what ...

In forum Colour Television

1 year ago
Philips G8

After taking delivery of several large TVs from Chris (crusty) recently. I was talking with Chris at the weekend saying that’s me about done as I’m running out of room fast, so I’m not buying any more...

In forum Colour Television

2 years ago
RE: RBM A823AV (marked CO-OP) and a GEC2110 complete both 19"

I would just like to say a big THANK YOU firstly to Alastair for the very kind gift of the GEC C2110 it is very much appreciated secondly to Jayceebee for collecting it and delivering it all the wa...

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

2 years ago
Ferguson golden glide

I recently took delivery of a long awaited set , the last time I saw one of these I was a teenager and that’s a very long time ago The set is a Ferguson golden glide model 4606 a 17” 405 only set fro...

In forum Black & White Television

2 years ago
RE: RBM A823AV (marked CO-OP) and a GEC2110 complete both 19"

@alastair many Thanks looking forward to getting the GEC very much appreciated chris

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

2 years ago
RE: RBM A823AV (marked CO-OP) and a GEC2110 complete both 19"

@alastair Thats brilliant Alastair John ( jayceebee ) messaged me last night to say he was interested in the RBM and said if we are both successful he would collect the GEC for me at the same time . ...

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

2 years ago
RE: RBM A823AV (marked CO-OP) and a GEC2110 complete both 19"

Hi , I’m very interested in your TVs , especially the GEC as this is my field of collecting please put my name down for at least the GEC Thanks Chris

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

2 years ago
RE: Wincanton to Durham

all sorted now thanks Mods please close thread?

In forum Transport Requests

2 years ago
RE: Wincanton to Durham

@mendipviews Hi thanks for the offer of help it will depend on what day you were going to Walsall I can only do Friday Saturday or Sunday due to work commitment . Let me know what day you are thinking...

In forum Transport Requests

2 years ago
Wincanton to Durham

can anyone help with moving a TV set from wincanton in Somerset to Durham or anywhere north of Birmingham many thanks chris

In forum Transport Requests

2 years ago
RE: GEC C2100

Posted by: @lloyd Very nice TV! Is the melted bit a plastic moulding or some sort of covering like rexine stuck over wood?Yes the plastic moulding is melter like someone took a blow lamp to the fro...

In forum Colour Television

2 years ago
GEC C2100

A 4 hour round trip to collect TVs ? I must be mad but it was worth it to collect thisAttachment : 056EC7AB-0A44-4B03-BFBA-9E48BAFF6CC9.jpegAttachment : C7C87AB6-955D-4CCB-91AC-461B7F6804...

In forum Colour Television

2 years ago
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