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by Jerry B.
Sat Oct 16, 2021 10:51 am
Forum: Machines
Topic: My Latest Nipper Project
Replies: 7
Views: 330

Re: My Latest Nipper Project

A work in progress. I use acrylic paint for the features. It's easy to work with and the results are good.

Jerry
by Jerry B.
Fri Oct 15, 2021 6:52 pm
Forum: Machines
Topic: My Latest Nipper Project
Replies: 7
Views: 330

Re: My Latest Nipper Project

Nipper is painted. Now the fun part. I get to paint the features.

Jerry
by Jerry B.
Thu Oct 14, 2021 9:45 am
Forum: Machines
Topic: My Latest Nipper Project
Replies: 7
Views: 330

Re: My Latest Nipper Project

Yesterday the features on Nipper were stripped. A few stains remain but that should not be an issue. After stripping Nipper was given some tub time in the utility sink. He was cleaned with Simple Green and rinsed off. Once dried he was sprayed with plastic prep. Tomorrow should be warm enough outsid...
by Jerry B.
Wed Oct 13, 2021 8:06 pm
Forum: Yankee Trader
Topic: The Phonograph Shop Update
Replies: 5
Views: 410

Re: The Phonograph Shop Update

Great news. Thanks for carrying the torch!

Jerry B.
by Jerry B.
Tue Oct 12, 2021 10:27 am
Forum: Yankee Trader
Topic: FOR SALE: 14" Reproduction Horns - $45
Replies: 7
Views: 1009

Re: FOR SALE: 14" Reproduction Horns - $45

I am down to about ten black horns that are available.

Thanks, Jerry
by Jerry B.
Tue Oct 12, 2021 12:23 am
Forum: Machines
Topic: My Latest Nipper Project
Replies: 7
Views: 330

My Latest Nipper Project

Here's an example of the midsized plastic Nipper. Typical of this type of Nipper, the painted features are in poor condition. The original features flake because the plastic was not properly prepped. The ears. nose, and collar were poorly touched up. The circle around the eye makes it look like Our ...
by Jerry B.
Sun Oct 10, 2021 10:59 pm
Forum: Yankee Trader
Topic: Green felts for 12” turntables needed
Replies: 4
Views: 190

Re: Green felts for 12” turntables needed

How about felt from your local fabric store?

Jerry B.
by Jerry B.
Fri Oct 08, 2021 6:24 pm
Forum: Machines
Topic: Grafonola Decal
Replies: 9
Views: 303

Re: Grafonola Decal

Gregg Cline did not have the decal?

Jerry B.
by Jerry B.
Thu Oct 07, 2021 7:18 pm
Forum: Yankee Trader
Topic: FREE: Cabinet Parts for Early VV-XIV
Replies: 1
Views: 173

Re: FREE: Cabinet Parts for Early VV-XIV

The lid, record rack, and pullout shelf are spoken for. Thanks!
by Jerry B.
Thu Oct 07, 2021 9:41 am
Forum: Machines
Topic: Recent Amberola DX purchase
Replies: 4
Views: 275

Re: Recent Amberola DX purchase

I'd much rather see the Fireside mechanism than the Gem so that's also a plus.

Jerry B.