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    Today, 01:00
    Mikeandvan replied to a thread Boris big win. in Abstract Chat
    The trouble with Brexit and immigration is that no one takes peoples concerns about it seriously. The influx of Eastern Europeans had a massive...
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    Yesterday, 22:10
    Mikeandvan replied to a thread Boris big win. in Abstract Chat
    I think many who voted Brexit will wonder what they voted for, I don't think Boris will even deliver the Brexit they wanted. That doesn't make Labour...
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    Yesterday, 21:50
    Mikeandvan replied to a thread Boris big win. in Abstract Chat
    Yes of course, but I simply cannot fathom not having enough agency to feed your own kids, I think it goes beyond poverty. For many folk these days...
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    Yesterday, 21:48
    Mikeandvan replied to a thread Boris big win. in Abstract Chat
    Much of Labours support came from London boroughs, under Corbyn Labour is dead to the working class, wonder why that is? Still, we all missed out on...
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    Yesterday, 21:42
    Mikeandvan replied to a thread Boris big win. in Abstract Chat
    A third of Scottish Nationalists are pro Brexit. So both.
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    Yesterday, 21:40
    Mikeandvan replied to a thread Boris big win. in Abstract Chat
    Give it a chance, we haven't even left the EU yet. After a year or so when the gears begin to grind and the many hurdles that are put in our place...
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    Yesterday, 21:33
    Mikeandvan replied to a thread Boris big win. in Abstract Chat
    Exactly, what sort of cretin cannot feed their own kids, food is cheap as hell these days.
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    Yesterday, 00:18
    Mikeandvan replied to a thread Boris big win. in Abstract Chat
    Most economists would agree that giving up membership of a trading bloc which is also our biggest trading partner is a bad idea. Brexit wasn't about...
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    13-12-2019, 23:56
    Mikeandvan replied to a thread Boris big win. in Abstract Chat
    Shame he doesn't have the ability to stand up to an Andrew Neil interview. The man believes in nothing but his own ego, he switched sides in the...
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    13-12-2019, 23:20
    Mikeandvan replied to a thread Boris big win. in Abstract Chat
    Lets see what you think in a years time when incompetent Boris is shown out of his depth. Believe me it won't be glorious.
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    13-12-2019, 22:39
    Mikeandvan replied to a thread Boris big win. in Abstract Chat
    Disgusting anti-Corbyn bias. :lol:
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    13-12-2019, 22:31
    Mikeandvan replied to a thread Just got a 401 in Idle Vice
    Just looked in my hifi bits'n'bobs drawer and realised I had 4 washers and nuts that came with the 401, its been so long since I got it from...
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    13-12-2019, 21:43
    Mikeandvan replied to a thread Boris big win. in Abstract Chat
    Once again if English Nationalism is thriving and the driving force behind Brexit then explain the popularity of Brexit in Wales. Also the main...
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    13-12-2019, 21:19
    Mikeandvan replied to a thread Boris big win. in Abstract Chat
    They don't want independence, they want to be part of the EU.
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    13-12-2019, 12:59
    Mikeandvan replied to a thread Boris big win. in Abstract Chat
    Overall I think this version of the Tory party are going to be damaging for country, like Cameron they are young and inexperienced, and seem to have...
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    13-12-2019, 12:53
    Mikeandvan replied to a thread Boris big win. in Abstract Chat
    By English Nationalism you mean Brexit, also popular in Wales...…..And Scottish and Welsh independence have long sought to 'destroy the union'. No...
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    13-12-2019, 09:35
    Mikeandvan replied to a thread Just got a 401 in Idle Vice
    Sorry Hugo, wasn't criticising the Zafino cables which were of a fantastic build, just trying to make sure the next cable I buy is right for my...
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    13-12-2019, 00:46
    Mikeandvan replied to a thread Just got a 401 in Idle Vice
    Was the same on my Jelco 750, impossibly tight. Looking at the Yannis Tome website, I see din plugs in slightly different sizes. Doesn't seem to be...
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    13-12-2019, 00:09
    Mikeandvan replied to a thread Just got a 401 in Idle Vice
    Thanks I had a Zafino but it was much too tight for my Jelco and Roksan Nima, I didn't realise these din plugs came in very slightly different sizes.
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    12-12-2019, 23:46
    Mikeandvan replied to a thread Just got a 401 in Idle Vice
    Just wondering about the mounting bolts, do users have nuts on them when used in plywood or slate plinths? I noticed that pressing down on the front...
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    11-12-2019, 00:21
    Mikeandvan replied to a thread Just got a 401 in Idle Vice
    The transit bolts are fully released, pretty sure some nuts on the mounting bolts will stop the humming sound.
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    10-12-2019, 23:21
    Mikeandvan replied to a thread Just got a 401 in Idle Vice
    Thanks Tom, think I've a while to go yet before this thing is set up correctly, firstly I need a tonearm cable that actually fits! The current one is...
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    10-12-2019, 23:18
    Mikeandvan replied to a thread Just got a 401 in Idle Vice
    Two, one at either end. The deck was humming but its not the earthing, its the vibration, as when I press down quite hard on the front near the...
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    10-12-2019, 23:13
    Mikeandvan replied to a thread My new deck.. in Analogue Art
    Does the motor still sit within the plinth or go walkies to a near by metal box?
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    10-12-2019, 00:20
    Mikeandvan replied to a thread Just got a 401 in Idle Vice
    Where do I earth the tonearm cable at the Turntable end? Is there a general checklist to get the 401 running correctly, this TT is crazy complicated,...
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    10-12-2019, 00:16
    Yes precisely that.
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    10-12-2019, 00:15
    Yes it is, only using it until I buy a straight one, so just a few days. The bass is overwhelming at the minute, and the sound is a bit raw, so...
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    10-12-2019, 00:12
    Mikeandvan replied to a thread My new deck.. in Analogue Art
    OK basic question, what do you mean by 'the motor is decoupled'? Just getting my 401 set up now finally, so looking for advice, thanks.
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Current system. NAS Interspace, Jelco 750, /Nagaoka MP 200/Graham Slee Era V. CDP - Mission PCM 7000. Amps - Quad 909/Croft micro 25. Chario Syntar 100 Tower. QED XT40 speaker cable/Straight wire interconnects.

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