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Old 09-05-2011, 03:28 PM
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Old 09-05-2011, 03:35 PM
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Congratulations on the ET-5 I am sure you will love it , I bought 3 NOS westinghouse 6922 's that sound wonderful in my ET-5 even better than the EAT I installed. If you want to send me a mailing address I will send you one for your preamp kind of a new house warming gift.
I tried to pm you, no luck. Can you pm me an email address? I'll pay for the tube. That's very gracious of you.

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Old 09-05-2011, 04:04 PM
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I should order up some Gold Lion 6922s for my Pr17.
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Yeah, yet another Premier 17. Jim, is your pre on roller blocks?...unusual feet under the 17.
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Old 09-05-2011, 04:12 PM
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Very nice gear!
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Old 09-05-2011, 04:17 PM
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Here's my Premier 17 with it's clear Plexi tube cover...had one of the Mech E's at work run this up on SolidWorks and the model shop made it up for me.



I like the looks of it a lot more than the painted metal one, and it matches the LP70's plexi tube guards.
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here goes.....topless ET-5
Cool shot Rayooo. I have not opened mine up yet and broken the seal
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here are a few pics of the CJ family
Very nice. I love the look of C-J gear. Very elegant.

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Hey congratulations mon ami, well done....
amazing preamp, enjoy
Hi Rafale,

Thank you! I would love to get the GAT at some point, I bet yours is wonderful. My ET5 really makes the MC601's bloom. It's just what I was looking for.

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You'll have to give us your impression of how it stacks up against the Burmester 077.
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