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  1. sootshe

    SOLD: FS: TIVOLI MODEL ONE RADIO

    This is sold....pending payment
  2. Item: TIVOLI MODEL ONE AM/FM RADIO Location: KUMBIA QLD Price: $50 Item Condition: EXCELLENT Reason for selling: NLR Payment Method: Pickup - Cash, Paypal, COD Only Extra Info: Tivoli Model One AM/FM radio in excellent condition. Bought this some time back & it has never been used. I never got around to setting it up & now have no use for it, so someone should enjoy using it. Comes in original box & will ship at buyers cost. Should be reasonable to ship via Aus Post, so send your suburb & postcode & I will get a quote. Note that this is not the new Bluetooth version. Pictures:
  3. sootshe

    SOLD: FS: SPEAKER STANDS

    Sold.
  4. sootshe

    SOLD: FS: SPEAKER STANDS

    Sold.....pending payment.
  5. Item: SPEAKER STANDS Location: Kumbia QLD Price: $100 Item Condition: Excellent Reason for selling: NLR Payment Method: Pickup - Cash, Paypal, COD Only Extra Info: Set of metal speaker stands. Excellent condition in low sheen black. These have an additional black granite top bolted to the top of the speaker stand for additional mass & a greater footprint for the speaker to sit on. They can be fitted with sand, lead shot or other additional weight material. I believe they are an older model of Atacama stand & they are 600mm high....620mm with the granite tops. Can ship at buyers cost for packaging & freight. Pictures:
  6. sootshe

    SOLD: Werner Jagusch Crossovers

    An Elliptrac from Dave Harris in the States.
  7. sootshe

    SOLD: Werner Jagusch Crossovers

    I made these babies.
  8. Item: Linn Majik 140 Speakers Location: Kumbia QLD Price: $2950 Item Condition: As new - only a couple of months old Reason for selling: Bought these to try out. Payment Method: Pickup - Cash, Paypal, COD Only Extra Info: For sale is a pair of Linn Majik 140 speakers in black ash. This is a 4 way design, utilising Linns 2K mid/tweeter driver array, a 6.5 inch mid driver covering the region below 1.6K and a 6.5 inch driver covering up to 200Hz. It can be single, bi, tri or quad wired or single, bi, tri or quad amped. Dimensions: 975mm high, 250mm wide, 335mm deep Impedance: 4 Ohms Sensitivity: 88db Spectacular sound from a very affordable design. Definitely punches well above it's weight. This pair is as new. Consecutive serial numbers and no marks, scratches or defects anywhere. Can ship in box's at buyers expense. Pictures:
  9. Item: Werner Jagusch Crossovers Location: Kumbia QLD Price: $590 Item Condition: As new - about 12 months old Reason for selling: NLR Payment Method: Pickup - Cash, Paypal, COD Only Extra Info: For sale is a pair of Werner Jagusch crossovers. These crossovers are about 12 months old & are pretty much as new. They employ quality German Autoformers for level adjustment & PIO caps for a beautiful smooth, natural sound. These are the 3 way version with crossover points at 500Hz & 6000Hz and can also be used as a 2 way crossover at 500Hz. Level adjustment for both the mid & top end is via 11 x 1.5db steps. Suitable for a variety of DIY speaker projects & can also be used as replacements for many factory crossovers, particularly for many vintage JBL, Altec & Klipsch designs. New price for these is nearly $1000. Happy to post in secure packaging at buyers expense. Pictures:
  10. Item: JBL 4430 CLONES IMPROVED Location: Kumbia Queensland Price: $5,500 Item Condition: As New Reason for selling: Health reasons Payment Method: Pickup - Cash, Paypal, COD Only Extra Info: JBL 4430 CLONES IMPROVED Up for reluctant sale are my pair of JBL 4430 clones. These speakers are modelled on the famous JBL 4430, but have a more modern take on the mid range & top end sections. The bass section is modelled on the 4430 cabinet to ensure that the bass driver will work just as the factory intended. It has the same internal dimensions & the same port dimensions, so the bass tuning has not been left to guesswork. The bass drivers were originally JBL 2225’s & have been reconed with genuine JBL 2235 cone kits, turning them into JBL 2234’s, so the cones & surrounds are good for another 15-20 years. For serious buyers, I can go into detail about how the above statement is correct. The cabinets were custom made for me & were cut on a CNC machine. All joins are tongue & groove joined, glued & screwed. Accuracy is less than a millimetre. The material used is MDF & all sides are 32mm thick, with extensive internal bracing. These cabinets do not vibrate. They are veneered in Silky Oak, with an oiled finish. The mid range drivers are brand new A55G compression drivers, mated to Elliptrac hand built timber horns. The top end is handled by JBL 2404 “Baby Cheeks” tweeters, fitted with brand new original JBL diaphragms. Crossovers are built by Werner Jagusch of Germany & incorporate PIO caps & autoformers. Mid & top end levels are adjustable on the autoformers & the crossover points are 500 Hz & 6000 Hz. Efficiency is around 96db & they weigh approximately 80-100kg each. The bass section & the mid & top section are in seperate cabinets. Suffice to say that I believe these speakers nearly do it all (I also believe that no speaker is perfect). They have incredible dynamics and the power & authority that you would expect, but can also loaf along & still produce a huge sound. These do not sound like horn speakers. I hope I haven’t forgotten anything, but PM me if you want any more info. Auditions for serious buyers welcome. I have added up the cost of all the components needed to make these & I got a total of over $7,000 & that doesn’t include any labour or the 100’s of hours involved. Looking for a quick sale, hence my asking price for less than the cost of the components. Thanks for looking. Pictures:
  11. I'll take it.....will send PM.
  12. sootshe

    Litz crossover inductors

    I have mine here....at the back of the speaker....just easier to get to things, rather than having the crossover at the amp end, especially if you have lots of adjustments on the crossover that you might want to change. I just put a set of binding posts on the crossover board that go to the input of the crossover, then I can use my normal speaker cables & plug straight into the crossover input.
  13. sootshe

    Litz crossover inductors

    ALK has some interesting views on this subject. If you go to http://alkeng.com & go to "Klipsch Upgrades"on the left menu, then "Questions & Answers" at the bottom of that page you will see his reasoning. Above my head as to whether it makes any sense, but he does make very nice sounding crossovers.
  14. sootshe

    DIY JBL Clones

    The horn is made from MDF. It is made in 19mm segments, each cut to a different curve to make up the complete horn assembly. Each segment is glued & screwed together & then filed & sanded to the final curve. You can see the complete build of these speakers here at the Lansing Heritage site. http://www.audioheritage.org/vbulletin/showthread.php?40412-2234-Project
  15. I'm selling these for a friend. I know he used a Magnus solid state with them that sounded great. He also used a valve amp with them which also sounded fabulous.
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