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Old 24th May 2008, 11:50 AM   #1041
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And the very expensive but very nice Bulgins.
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Old 24th May 2008, 11:51 AM   #1042
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Audio1st. Looks great, but what does it sound like. I remember you made one mounted in a (Bamboo ?) chopping board ?. I have some off cuts of granite lying around. What's the difference sound wise between Wood (Bamboo) and Granite ?
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Old 24th May 2008, 02:31 PM   #1043
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Default switches

And the Flatfish switches, how do they operate ?
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Old 24th May 2008, 02:48 PM   #1044
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The Flatfish is using a toggle switch called TOC/Stop that is the "Door Closed" switch. Flip it to read the CD TOC (Table of Content) then flip the play switch:

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There are four tiny toggle switches: for power, selecting tracks, pause and play, and one marked Stop/TOC. You have to flick the Stop/TOC switch or the Flatfish won’t read the entire CD if the previous CD you played had fewer tracks. For instance, if the previous CD had ten tracks, that is all the Flatfish will recognize on a subsequent disc until you click the switch to identify the contents of the new disc. However, if you Stop/TOC a disc with, say, 20 tracks, you should be covered for most CDs that follow
Just a few reviews:
http://www.positive-feedback.com/Iss...bsflatfish.htm
http://www.soundstage.com/revequip/4...rogression.htm
http://www.enjoythemusic.com/Magazin...600/47labs.htm
http://www.dagogo.com/47LabFlatfishP...ionReview.html
http://www.stereotimes.com/trans050802.shtml
http://www.onhifi.com/product/47labs_products.htm
http://www.6moons.com/audioreviews/47lab/shigaraki.html


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Old 24th May 2008, 05:45 PM   #1045
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The switches I have in my partsbox stay open or they stay closed, and can not be used as a substitute for pushbuttons. But I like the look of the flatfish switches, how do I specify this functionality ?
What I want is a " off - (on) " configuration , correct ?


The closest I get is (on)-off-(on) (on rsonline), but there is a difference between DPDT and DPST contact configuration , anyone care to clarify on this?

I guess that properly wired I can get a (on )-off -(on) to select tracks back and forth , and maybe play / pause ... ha.. am I answering my own question ?
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Old 24th May 2008, 10:32 PM   #1046
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Default Re: These may be cheesy

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normally open switch

normally closed switch

From MPJA @ $0.29 ea.

Whadaya think?

...100?...200?...
I'm using essentially this very switch, and it works fine.. I tried some of the other larger types and while they look nice, the feel is not so good.
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Old 25th May 2008, 01:06 AM   #1047
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Just add the 18mm MDF top and sit the granite base on three soft feet (or two soft feet and a spike).
All done...
Thanks audio1st

Did you consider adding Daruma roller blocks underneath.

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Old 25th May 2008, 07:06 AM   #1048
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Audio1st. Looks great, but what does it sound like. I remember you made one mounted in a (Bamboo ?) chopping board ?. I have some off cuts of granite lying around. What's the difference sound wise between Wood (Bamboo) and Granite ?
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Old 25th May 2008, 07:59 AM   #1049
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Hi
i ordered a RC-EZ31B
and
SF-P101N-15 PIN
mechanism, like future replacement opt
from the local store
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Is that a right transport mech. for the transport from ez31 ?
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Old 25th May 2008, 06:21 PM   #1050
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what do you do for LED DISPLAY ?
because I need 0.6 VDC for back light + what's SYNC1 and SYNC2 ?


other question:
The crystal oscillator to change for Citizen 300-8441 it's X901 ?

thanks in advance !

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