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wiicrackpot
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Re: General banter

Unread post by wiicrackpot » Sun Dec 03, 2017 9:27 pm

Andy-831 wrote:
Sun Dec 03, 2017 5:23 pm
Seems everyone has Flu :evil: :grin:
1.Waiting for your report on your new toys. :grin:

2.Just back from my first Badminton session after my eye op from 03/08,
had a rough time of it recovery wise but i think i am over the worst of it, hard going but enjoyed it.

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Re: General banter

Unread post by Andy-831 » Sun Dec 03, 2017 10:09 pm

wiicrackpot wrote:
Sun Dec 03, 2017 9:27 pm
Andy-831 wrote:
Sun Dec 03, 2017 5:23 pm
Seems everyone has Flu :evil: :grin:
1.Waiting for your report on your new toys. :grin:
Bit soon Andy they have only been in the system a couple of days, so things have not "loosened" up yet.

I will write a few words in a month or so once I understand what they new toys are doing, but initial impressions are good.

My bloody Tannoys are singing tonight thought 15" and smashing out some Chicane.
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Re: General banter

Unread post by savvypaul » Sun Dec 03, 2017 10:23 pm

Old Speckled Hen, dominoes...and 'general banter'.
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Re: General banter

Unread post by Simon Hickie » Sun Dec 03, 2017 10:31 pm

Still looking for my 8 inch drivers for the Allison Sixes. Either the removers have put them somewhere odd or they are in my mate's garage buried under stuff the removers wouldn't put in store. Raspberry Pi ordered too.
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Re: General banter

Unread post by Alfi » Sun Dec 03, 2017 10:41 pm

karatestu wrote:
Sun Dec 03, 2017 6:38 pm
Alfi wrote:
Sun Dec 03, 2017 6:21 pm
I've just been rebuilding the power supply of my second Marantz CD73 which has started to give trouble (notorious for dry joints) and I found one too! As I had most here I've replaced a number of the PS caps, I just need a few more which should arrive mid week to complete, so it should be rocking again soon - we'll see?

Alfi.
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Oh yes indeed Stu. A rather hapless one though :oops: Too many cock-ups that I'd dare to mention here but I am learning slowly :o

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Re: General banter

Unread post by Lindsayt » Mon Dec 04, 2017 8:52 am

Ben Stokes in for the 3rd Test?

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Re: General banter

Unread post by karatestu » Mon Dec 04, 2017 8:54 am

Lindsayt wrote:
Mon Dec 04, 2017 8:52 am
Ben Stokes in for the 3rd Test?
From what I heard on the news this morning I think they all should be sacked :lol:
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Re: General banter

Unread post by CN211276 » Mon Dec 04, 2017 12:28 pm

I am missing the highlights on terrestial tv, that was never a problem when Sky had it. BT must have paid a hell of a lot and I will not subscribe to them as Sky is better. I think that Sky were of the opinion that this was one to let go of because of the time difference greatly restricting live viewing figures.
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Re: General banter

Unread post by Dr Bunsen Honeydew » Mon Dec 04, 2017 12:50 pm

You can get it free live streamed to your computer.

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Re: General banter

Unread post by Hemmo1969 » Mon Dec 04, 2017 1:18 pm

CN211276 wrote:
Mon Dec 04, 2017 12:28 pm
Sky is better.
At what?

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