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by Orchorsol
Mon Jun 14, 2021 5:21 pm
Forum: UK/European Trader
Topic: WANTED: DECCA "88" portable 1927
Replies: 5
Views: 83

Re: WANTED: DECCA "88" portable 1927

Odd - there was one on eBay just yesterday, which disappeared quickly: https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Very-Rare-Decca-88-Portable-Gramophone-/353533235346?hash=item5250391092%3Ag%3A08cAAOSw%7EW1gxhHB&nma=true&si=fa0%252FF4BStkLtbrMg8FBbMtUqCgs%253D&orig_cvip=true&nordt=true&rt=nc&...
by Orchorsol
Sat Jun 12, 2021 6:58 pm
Forum: British & European Machines
Topic: That Expert Senior...
Replies: 20
Views: 429

Re: That Expert Senior...

Congratulations Ahmed! Such good news, hearing that it's found a fitting owner. What a stroke of amazing luck! And sounding fabulous!
by Orchorsol
Fri Jun 11, 2021 1:10 pm
Forum: Machines
Topic: Homemade Exponential Horn Project
Replies: 12
Views: 433

Re: Homemade Exponential Horn Project

That looks excellent, well done! Looking forward to seeing how it comes together!
by Orchorsol
Thu Jun 10, 2021 4:07 pm
Forum: eBay & Craigslist Alerts
Topic: EMG Cheltenham
Replies: 31
Views: 1383

Re: EMG Cheltenham

The more I see this discussed between various friends, the more it seems that a large-scale internet problem was highly significant.
by Orchorsol
Wed Jun 09, 2021 7:35 am
Forum: British & European Machines
Topic: 'Orchorsol' question
Replies: 6
Views: 118

Re: 'Orchorsol' question

Stuff of nightmares, that image! I think epigramophone is right, it came later.
by Orchorsol
Tue Jun 08, 2021 8:43 am
Forum: eBay & Craigslist Alerts
Topic: EMG Cheltenham
Replies: 31
Views: 1383

Re: EMG Cheltenham

Somebody got a thundering bargain - £2700 hammer price, £3573 including commission and VAT. I wish I'd bid myself now!
by Orchorsol
Mon Jun 07, 2021 3:29 pm
Forum: British & European Machines
Topic: Apollo Super 9
Replies: 23
Views: 371

Re: Apollo Super 9

Inigo wrote: Mon Jun 07, 2021 3:17 pm It depends on the speed of your internet connection, but it should take typically a similar time to its length...
Also the size of the file - on some video cameras the resolution is adjustable.
by Orchorsol
Mon Jun 07, 2021 4:58 am
Forum: British & European Machines
Topic: Apollo Super 9
Replies: 23
Views: 371

Re: Apollo Super 9

Congratulations Steve, what a fine and fascinating machine, and as already said, the video is just great! As an aside, chasing top sound quality from acoustic gramophones in videos can become a frustrating rabbit hole, as it can never hope to do justice to the actual sound in the room, and Youtube a...
by Orchorsol
Tue Jun 01, 2021 7:24 am
Forum: eBay & Craigslist Alerts
Topic: HMV102 Red Leather version on UK eBay
Replies: 12
Views: 453

Re: HMV102 Red Leather version on UK eBay

soundgen wrote: Tue Jun 01, 2021 6:28 am... looks dodgy and crazed
Hahaha, so do I half the time! 🤪
by Orchorsol
Tue Jun 01, 2021 2:23 am
Forum: British & European Machines
Topic: World Record Company records
Replies: 7
Views: 174

Re: World Record Company records

Excuse me if this has already been posted. I recall seeing somewhere a list of "World Record Company" records for use with the World Record Controller. I can't seem to find the page anymore. Does anyone also have any pictures of the records. Thanks Here's the page on Michael Thomas's inva...