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by Curt A
Sun Oct 03, 2021 4:53 pm
Forum: Machines
Topic: Does this ring a bell? NEW: Decal Pic
Replies: 4
Views: 421

Re: Does this ring a bell? NEW: Decal Pic

THANKS, GEORG... I was thinking of something like a front mount Busy Bee or Aretino...
by Curt A
Sun Oct 03, 2021 4:49 pm
Forum: eBay & Craigslist Alerts
Topic: Edison Concert + Bettini Reproducer
Replies: 2
Views: 272

Re: Edison Concert + Bettini Reproducer

CONTACT SELLER
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by Curt A
Sun Oct 03, 2021 4:41 pm
Forum: Machines
Topic: Does this ring a bell? NEW: Decal Pic
Replies: 4
Views: 421

Re: Does this ring a bell? NEW: Decal Pic

Does this decal give any clues?
by Curt A
Sun Oct 03, 2021 3:40 pm
Forum: Machines
Topic: Silvertone restoration
Replies: 55
Views: 2081

Re: Silvertone restoration

David, that machine was a goner... dead and ready to be buried or burned for firewood... What a great save, congrats. :shock:
by Curt A
Sun Oct 03, 2021 3:12 pm
Forum: eBay & Craigslist Alerts
Topic: Alternatives to eBay?
Replies: 20
Views: 947

Re: Alternatives to eBay?

It won't be too long before online sales taxes are not a big issue. Now, or soon, any deposits to or withdrawals from your bank account that exceed $600 (it has been $10,000) will be reported to and scrutinized by the IRS and I expect cash will be eliminated as a form of payment. Sorry, Curt, but t...
by Curt A
Fri Oct 01, 2021 5:32 pm
Forum: Machines
Topic: Does this ring a bell? NEW: Decal Pic
Replies: 4
Views: 421

Does this ring a bell? NEW: Decal Pic

A front mount phonograph, with a decal on the case that reads "HARMONY DELUXE"? It has a single spring motor (original) with a spring approx. 1 ½" wide, similar to a music box motor. No pictures yet, but it needs the 3 hole mount front support arm, traveling arm, horn and reproducer. ...
by Curt A
Fri Oct 01, 2021 1:58 pm
Forum: Machines
Topic: Rigid Arm with BIG horn
Replies: 8
Views: 439

Re: Rigid Arm with BIG horn

Not a good idea, but the horn is supported by a floor crane, which takes most of the weight off the elbow.

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by Curt A
Fri Oct 01, 2021 1:05 pm
Forum: eBay & Craigslist Alerts
Topic: Alternatives to eBay?
Replies: 20
Views: 947

Re: Alternatives to eBay?

It won't be too long before online sales taxes are not a big issue. Now, or soon, any deposits to or withdrawals from your bank account that exceed $600 (it has been $10,000) will be reported to and scrutinized by the IRS and I expect cash will be eliminated as a form of payment. It's not just eBay....
by Curt A
Fri Oct 01, 2021 12:41 pm
Forum: eBay & Craigslist Alerts
Topic: G&T Deluxe Berliner
Replies: 13
Views: 716

Re: G&T Deluxe Berliner

I agree that some aspects of this machine look to be suspect: The traveling arm shape and fitment seem to be off, no extra support leg for the long horn on the traveling arm support rod and the crank appears to be too long... but, admittedly, I am no expert on these machines and it might be 100% cor...