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by emerson
Sat Apr 03, 2021 7:31 pm
Forum: Machines
Topic: Sound Box Help
Replies: 12
Views: 380

Re: Sound Box Help

I purchased a complete motor (on motor board) with all hardware and Concert reproducer from a kid that was left his uncle's XVI (not an L-Door) and was going to put his new music apparatus in it. I had to beg him not to do it and to keep the original stuff in case he changed his mind in the future a...
by emerson
Sun Mar 28, 2021 3:12 pm
Forum: eBay & Craigslist Alerts
Topic: Anyone know fonofan?
Replies: 5
Views: 566

Re: Anyone know fonofan?

Hello Jerry, I joined Ebay in the very early days and they Thanked me for that. Since then I have received records broken by sellers way to often. I now nine times out of ten message sellers and say---Have you ever shipped fragile shellac records before? They need to be shipped in a good size box, b...
by emerson
Fri Mar 26, 2021 5:12 pm
Forum: Machines
Topic: Early VV-X needing life support
Replies: 13
Views: 442

Re: Early VV-X needing life support

OK, I'll throw my 2-cents in, or should I say I'll put my "X sense" in----BRING IT BACK TO LIFE. You have the majority of it. Put an ad in for the parts and have the patience to wait, they will show up for this 110 year old expensive machine in it's day---let it stay the VICTOR in this bra...
by emerson
Tue Mar 23, 2021 8:21 pm
Forum: eBay & Craigslist Alerts
Topic: Anyone know fonofan?
Replies: 5
Views: 566

Anyone know fonofan?

So, on Ebay a 9" Emerson record, seller says looks like it has never been played----well it never will be played because he sent it in a vinyl record mailer and it arrived broken. In his description--says things are packed well and with a name like fonofan--- I let my guard down, thinking no pr...
by emerson
Tue Mar 23, 2021 8:12 pm
Forum: eBay & Craigslist Alerts
Topic: VV-X table model for parts/restore? Ca, marketplace
Replies: 8
Views: 338

Re: VV-X table model for parts/restore? Ca, marketplace

Oh Yes You Can---bring it back to completion. The Forum members prove that all the time, offering help with their knowledge and parts availability. AND, You can do it. So, lets hear what is all there when you pick it up---Looking forward to your next post.
by emerson
Fri Mar 19, 2021 8:50 pm
Forum: Tips, Tricks, & Tutorials
Topic: Columbia "1911" Reproducer repair
Replies: 4
Views: 301

Re: Columbia "1911" Reproducer repair

I would try posting it in --- machines I think more people would see it and maybe more helpful. Good Luck
by emerson
Thu Mar 18, 2021 9:55 pm
Forum: TMF Tech Support
Topic: Where's the Parlor gone ?
Replies: 2
Views: 261

Re: Where's the Parlor gone ?

To find the Parlor, I have to sign on and then scroll down to see it, if I don't the last thing showing is Ebay and Craig list alerts
by emerson
Thu Mar 18, 2021 9:48 pm
Forum: Machines
Topic: Not another Emerson ----NO TWO
Replies: 4
Views: 287

Re: Not another Emerson ----NO TWO

Hey Shane, The one seen on most record sleeves is an upright Model 20---their top of the line upright. The Louis XV was their top of the line console model, with the lid and Music Master Horn located in the center of machine. This was followed by the Burgandy, which also had the lid and horn in the ...
by emerson
Thu Mar 18, 2021 9:24 pm
Forum: Machines
Topic: Victor silver pull record binders
Replies: 5
Views: 293

Re: Victor silver pull record binders

Bob, Maybe the first style 14 might of used them ?---since they had a pull out record shelf (like an L-door 16) and also used nickel plating for the tonearm and other components ----just guessing until someone in the know can share their knowledge.
by emerson
Wed Mar 17, 2021 6:44 pm
Forum: Machines
Topic: Victor silver pull record binders
Replies: 5
Views: 293

Re: Victor silver pull record binders

Really would like to know about the Victor silver pull record albums----anyone have them in their machines?