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by fran604g
Sat Sep 25, 2021 5:33 am
Forum: British & European Machines
Topic: Interesting Article from 1898
Replies: 4
Views: 154

Re: Interesting Article from 1898

So in 1898, what was the value of 5.25 GBP in USD?
by fran604g
Sat Sep 25, 2021 5:04 am
Forum: Machines
Topic: Phonospace (or, "Where's Waldo?)
Replies: 353
Views: 43062

Re: Phonospace (or, "Where's Waldo?)

Django wrote: Fri Sep 24, 2021 6:15 pm Sorry about the redundant posts. I wasn't aware of this topic. I love to see the machines and displays that people have. These were taken today, music room and the new annex.
Very nice collection! Thanks for sharing, you've clearly put a lot of thought into curating.
by fran604g
Wed Sep 22, 2021 6:49 am
Forum: Music
Topic: I don't like it ................... except when ......
Replies: 19
Views: 983

Re: I don't like it ................... except when ......

Over many years, I have used different machines and technologies to play shellac records. This includes acoustic playback on earlier and later (Orthophonic) machines and modern variable speed turntables with various sizes of diamond stylii. Certainly the best playback of a specific disc is to choos...
by fran604g
Wed Sep 08, 2021 6:49 am
Forum: Yankee Trader
Topic: The Phonograph Shop - Ron Sitko
Replies: 30
Views: 1178

Re: The Phonograph Shop - Ron Sitko

Congratulations, and thank you for carrying on a noble cause.

Cheers,
Fran Pratt
by fran604g
Fri Sep 03, 2021 6:32 am
Forum: Machines
Topic: Pics of Early Collectors
Replies: 38
Views: 1496

Re: Pics of Early Collectors

These photos are a real treasure! I hope others chime in on their names. Thanks for sharing.

Cheers,
Fran
by fran604g
Sun Aug 15, 2021 7:05 am
Forum: Yankee Trader
Topic: FOR SALE: Edison Schubert - delivered to APS Buena Park
Replies: 8
Views: 625

Re: FOR SALE: Edison Schubert - delivered to APS Buena Park

This is one of the finest examples of Edisonic Schubert I've had the pleasure of viewing. If I didn't already own one that is very special to me, and I was on the west coast, I'd be all over it.

One couldn't do better at any price!

GLWTS,
Fran
by fran604g
Thu Aug 12, 2021 11:13 am
Forum: Yankee Trader
Topic: FOR SALE : AT OHIO PHONOGRAPH SHOW 08/29 7am-3pm - Various
Replies: 2
Views: 508

Re: FOR SALE : AT OHIO PHONOGRAPH SHOW 08/29 7am-3pm - Various

IMO that's a pretty sweet deal for a 2 latch "suitcase" Standard. If I were in the market for one, I'd be all over it.

GLWTS,
Fran
by fran604g
Thu Aug 12, 2021 11:07 am
Forum: Yankee Trader
Topic: FOR SALE: 1946 Seeburg “Trashcan” Jukebox - $2500
Replies: 3
Views: 317

Re: FOR SALE: 1946 Seeburg “Trashcan” Jukebox - $2500

Wow, that's just gorgeous!

GLWTS,
Fran
by fran604g
Sat Aug 07, 2021 12:05 pm
Forum: Machines
Topic: So what is this?
Replies: 6
Views: 441

Re: So what is this?

My pleasure Steve, I hope it helps.

Cheers,
Fran
by fran604g
Fri Aug 06, 2021 11:18 am
Forum: Machines
Topic: You think your phonograph is in bad shape!
Replies: 22
Views: 966

Re: You think your phonograph is in bad shape!

Inigo wrote: Thu Aug 05, 2021 3:28 pm And, friends... Once more the tonearm has been placed at the wrong side of the record!!! :D :D :D
Everybody's an art critic! :lol: ;)