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by JOHNNYTREMPs
Thu Apr 08, 2021 4:56 pm
Forum: Yankee Trader
Topic: Wanted: Victor #4 Reproducer
Replies: 3
Views: 155

Re: Wanted: Victor #4 Reproducer

hexaphone wrote: Thu Apr 08, 2021 9:37 am are you looking for gold, nickel, brass or pot metal fine. What machine will you use it on?
I'll be using it on a VV-XVI. I would love a gold one!
by JOHNNYTREMPs
Wed Apr 07, 2021 10:35 pm
Forum: Yankee Trader
Topic: Wanted: Victor #4 Reproducer
Replies: 3
Views: 155

Wanted: Victor #4 Reproducer

Hi, I'm looking for a #4 reproducer!
by JOHNNYTREMPs
Sat Apr 03, 2021 1:06 pm
Forum: Machines
Topic: Sound Box Help
Replies: 12
Views: 380

Re: Sound Box Help

Victor, itself, sold the Victor #4 sound box as an upgrade component--circa late 1925/early 1926--for those who wanted to get more out of the then newly introduced electrical recordings without opting for an Orthophonic Victrola model. That would probably be the most authentic option if you can fin...
by JOHNNYTREMPs
Sat Apr 03, 2021 1:03 pm
Forum: Machines
Topic: Sound Box Help
Replies: 12
Views: 380

Re: Sound Box Help

I believe the Victor no4 is the thing to go for. I don't know if an hmv no4, very similar, would fit. Your xvi carries a Victor Concert? That soundbox is earlier than that model, maybe someone substituted it, for I believe xvis always carried an exhibition reproducer, and later models, a Víctor no2...
by JOHNNYTREMPs
Sat Apr 03, 2021 12:26 pm
Forum: Machines
Topic: Sound Box Help
Replies: 12
Views: 380

Sound Box Help

Hi all! I recently inherited my grandmother's old Victrola, a VV-XVI. It has a victor improved concert head. The problem is, she also has mostly electrically recorded discs. From my research I have found that to get good sound you need a reproducer made for those discs. Here is where I need your hel...