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Old 23rd Sep 2023, 7:38 pm   #1
Viscount
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Default Dynatron GR8.

just aquired this player with a few faults,firstly very distorted,as well as that all controls noisy and lastly intermittant volume ,well on inspection distortion wes due to one of the deck securing clips had fallen of and was sitting on the smoothing cap ,how it didnt go bang is a mystery to me ,intermittant volume was down to dirty valve pins ,i then cleaned the volume/bass/treble controls and it sounds great with no hum at all ,only thing wrong is it appears to have the wrong cart fitted ,its a x5m ,sounds amazing even so,by the way a payed a fiver for it, success i recon
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Old 24th Sep 2023, 6:45 pm   #2
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Default Re: Dynatron GR8.

A bargain I recon ! the x5m is not a bad cartridge , well done getting it sorted. Mick.
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Old 25th Sep 2023, 8:24 pm   #3
Edward Huggins
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Default Re: Dynatron GR8.

The BSR X5M will be an ideal match to the amplifier.
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