Wonfor v Dunn Bake-off for fun

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Re: Wonfor v Dunn Bake-off for fun

Unread post by Colin Wonfor » Wed Dec 27, 2017 2:03 pm

Being part Welsh do I cross the bridge free, No ok no probs, are you near Tenby? spent months there in Hospital when I was 17yrs Old I fell of the cliff. So no pushing of cliff please Doc eeeeeeh splat, nice Bass sound on sand contact.
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Unread post by Dr Bunsen Honeydew » Wed Dec 27, 2017 2:05 pm

I really would not fancy that drive, what is the nearest station.

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Unread post by Alfi » Wed Dec 27, 2017 2:22 pm

Colin Wonfor wrote:
Wed Dec 27, 2017 2:03 pm
Being part Welsh do I cross the bridge free, No ok no probs, are you near Tenby? spent months there in Hospital when I was 17yrs Old I fell of the cliff. So no pushing of cliff please Doc eeeeeeh splat, nice Bass sound on sand contact.
Tenby is 35 Miles further west than Kidwelly Col. It would be be a real honour to meet you if you could make it.


What part of you is Welsh? :-?

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I really would not fancy that drive, what is the nearest station.

Change at Swansea for Kidwelly where I could pick you up, either Arriva trains Wales or Great Western run services.

Alternatively, I could collect you and Colin from Swansea for a 40 minute drive to Kidwelly. Well ahem, about 35 minutes in my Alfa, you'll have to hunker down in the seats though. :lol:


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Unread post by Colin Wonfor » Wed Dec 27, 2017 10:22 pm

My Great Grand Dad mums side was Welsh from Cardiff,Philips was his name.
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Unread post by Alfi » Wed Dec 27, 2017 11:45 pm

Excellent Col!

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Unread post by Dr Bunsen Honeydew » Thu Dec 28, 2017 12:12 am

I seriously do not want to go that far. Sorry.

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Unread post by zebbo » Thu Dec 28, 2017 10:08 am

I'd love to be able to help out with this as I have a complete NVA setup here already, but the difficulties are just too prohibitive I'm afraid. My work is stupidly busy these days so I wouldn't know when I'd be available, the hi-fi is in the lounge so I'd have to turf the rest of the family out for the day and then there's the "RACK!" which looks great - (for the lounge) - but is a complete PITA for connecting up. Sorry.
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Unread post by savvypaul » Thu Dec 28, 2017 2:13 pm

This does sound like a good day. I have free train travel and a gang of old mates to catch up with / stay with in Essex, so I would be up for a trip dan sarf...
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Re: Wonfor v Dunn Bake-off for fun

Unread post by Colin Wonfor » Sat Dec 30, 2017 5:44 pm

OK so what next, my home is far to small shall we hire a hall like they did on TAS? and have a lot of cake,tea, coffee and more kit?


http://theaudiostandard.net/thread/3086
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Unread post by Dr Bunsen Honeydew » Sat Dec 30, 2017 6:05 pm

I asked but I was banned from attending the TAS event, and I think even NVA gear was banned there - mad feckers ain't they :angry-fire:

How about your friends at HiFi Answers, I presume they have a listening room, they would definitely not be NVA fan boys. They could include LFD to join in the fun they are good amps. Are they based in London, that would be good. Also we could gather a few pairs of ears from the forums, if there is room.

It could be promoted on the other forums but on AoS you would have to put *** instead of NVA :lol:

Apart from that I have one other person to ask who has a big enough room for it in Herne Bay (that's not too far) and we might pull Paul Messenger in to do some listening with us as he lives less than a mile away.

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