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  1. #2031
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    Quote Originally Posted by southall-1998 View Post
    Bunch of ole gits

    S.
    Back in your corner boy!
    Mr. Tact!

    Main system: MMs/ADCs/Low output MC's/One rare Japanese SUT/One scarce British phono stage/various tonearms/hefty Japanese DD TT and hefty Japanese BD TT and small British BD TT. 4 CD players/2 jitter buster/2 DACs/Valve buffer. TVC stepped attenuator or valve pre-amp or solid state pre-amp. Current dumping power-amp or either of two Class A SS power-amp or Class A EL34 valve monos or big Japanese (part Class A) integrated. Big dual concentric speakers/Smaller dual concentric speakers/Two way British compacts and full range speakers, amongst others. And too much more to list!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Arkless Electronics View Post
    No, on here! Received a friend request from a new member from USA who I've never even heard of and has only made 1 post.... I've tried ticking the "do not accept" box etc but can't get rid of the notification which looks like I've got a new PM and so is confusing...
    Moaning fat ole git

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    Quote Originally Posted by walpurgis View Post
    Back in your corner boy!

    Catch me first slow man!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Arkless Electronics View Post
    No, on here! Received a friend request from a new member from USA who I've never even heard of and has only made 1 post.... I've tried ticking the "do not accept" box etc but can't get rid of the notification which looks like I've got a new PM and so is confusing...
    PM Nick (Beechwoods) with your problem. He's an Administrator here, and a wizz with Forum software issues.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Macca View Post
    Just go on the dole until they decide to pay you a pension, That's my plan,
    Just make sure you cash out any private pension and savings and piss it all up the wall first though, otherwise you'll get nowt.

    I'm thinking of acquiring a proper hard drug habit for my retirement.
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    Quote Originally Posted by RichB View Post
    I'm thinking of acquiring a proper hard drug habit for my retirement.
    That's the way to go Rich...

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    Quote Originally Posted by RichB View Post
    Just make sure you cash out any private pension and savings and piss it all up the wall first though, otherwise you'll get nowt.
    .
    I took the alternative strategy of pissing it up the wall as I was going along, so no private pension to muddy the waters
    Martin



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    Quote Originally Posted by Ninanina View Post
    That's the way to go Rich...
    By which time a stereo will be unnecessary as technology will have advanced to the level that you just just beam the music directly into your brain.

    Besides I'll probably be deaf by then anyway.
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  9. #2039
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    'Travellers' dumping rubbish.

    http://metro.co.uk/2017/07/23/travel...field-6800441/

    We have this problem locally too. They are scum!
    Mr. Tact!

    Main system: MMs/ADCs/Low output MC's/One rare Japanese SUT/One scarce British phono stage/various tonearms/hefty Japanese DD TT and hefty Japanese BD TT and small British BD TT. 4 CD players/2 jitter buster/2 DACs/Valve buffer. TVC stepped attenuator or valve pre-amp or solid state pre-amp. Current dumping power-amp or either of two Class A SS power-amp or Class A EL34 valve monos or big Japanese (part Class A) integrated. Big dual concentric speakers/Smaller dual concentric speakers/Two way British compacts and full range speakers, amongst others. And too much more to list!

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    My pet hate at the moment is people blocking train seats with bags / luggage and nonchalantly leaving them on when it gets crowded with people standing up...
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