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by tomb
Wed Sep 15, 2021 12:31 am
Forum: Machines
Topic: What’s old is new again: the cure!
Replies: 20
Views: 842

Re: What’s old is new again: the cure!

That definitely will be a cure. I see most of the ingredients are available at his shop. Problem is the customer will not be a repeat customer. Tom
by tomb
Tue Sep 07, 2021 11:30 pm
Forum: Yankee Trader
Topic: The Phonograph Shop - Ron Sitko
Replies: 30
Views: 1144

Re: The Phonograph Shop - Ron Sitko

This is great. I know you will keep us posted , and let us know when your services will be available. Tom
by tomb
Fri Aug 27, 2021 11:25 pm
Forum: Machines
Topic: APS Expo Aquisitions?
Replies: 11
Views: 673

Re: APS Expo Aquisitions?

That class M had the funnel horn on it that I have been looking for a few years. It was a beautiful phonograph. I walked away with a couple of nice horns and a original speaking tube. The one that is flexible. I may be wrong on the terminology . One of the horns was a plain wrap red horn that I hope...
by tomb
Wed Aug 11, 2021 12:54 am
Forum: eBay & Craigslist Alerts
Topic: Would you dare to bring this home?
Replies: 10
Views: 521

Re: Would you dare to bring this home?

I was surprised and socked when I brought a Zenith transoceanic radio a few months. It came with some unwanted accessories. I got half a refund on this one and threw a lot of it out. I was a mess. Part of the treatment could be playing several times the Sneeze/Snore record we've being discussing the...
by tomb
Fri Aug 06, 2021 12:04 am
Forum: Machines
Topic: Amazing before and after on walnut 1917 XVI
Replies: 11
Views: 352

Re: Amazing before and after on walnut 1917 XVI

Nice job. Looks good. I like the before and after pics Tom
by tomb
Thu Aug 05, 2021 12:22 am
Forum: Machines
Topic: You think your phonograph is in bad shape!
Replies: 22
Views: 958

Re: You think your phonograph is in bad shape!

How about cow pies dipped in epoxy and JB Welded into a miniature copy of the Eiffel Tower? :lol: :lol: You may be on to something Curt. You could be giving away a future artists secret. I wonder how many people know what a cow pie is. I learned the hard way by not watching my step. :lol: Tom
by tomb
Thu Aug 05, 2021 12:16 am
Forum: Machines
Topic: My First Automatic
Replies: 5
Views: 276

Re: My First Automatic

Looks great so keep us up to date when you get settled. Tom
by tomb
Sat Jul 31, 2021 11:17 pm
Forum: British & European Machines
Topic: The Plumber-o-Phone
Replies: 9
Views: 326

Re: The Plumber-o-Phone

Are they selling the record albums with it?? It is an odd duck but interesting. By chance have you heard it play ?? Tom
by tomb
Sun Jul 25, 2021 11:56 pm
Forum: Machines
Topic: Retouching Wood Grain Metal Finish
Replies: 8
Views: 482

Re: Retouching Wood Grain Metal Finish

I think the battle damage helps confirm its age. I would leave it alone. If you mess up you will always see the imperfection you created even though it looks just OK. As it is it looks like a very nice older horn. Tom