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Old 2nd July 2012, 06:20 PM   #1
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Default Hello from near Toronto, Canada

Bless me father for I have sinned. I have this "thing" for speakers. It began back in Uni days when I built a pair of speakers using electro voice components. (8 inch cone speaker and horn tweeter) When I married, my wife came with her own Tannoy Berkley speakers (that sounded just a bit better than my home-builts.) Lately, I've been buying speaker pairs from garage sales for $5 or $10. These include Polk Audio, JBL 500, Rega, Cerwin Vega, and just yesterday a pair of pioneer HPM 100.

Can anyone recommend a shop to refoam the Tannoy cones in the Toronto area, please?
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Old 2nd July 2012, 06:56 PM   #2
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Welcome to the forum.

I don't know any shops, but if you post over in the Multi-Way forum I'm sure you'll get an answer.
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Old 2nd July 2012, 07:45 PM   #3
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Welcome to the forum Frank.

Canadian Tannoy Distrib is in Kitchener... i'd phone them.

community sites t-linespeakers.org, frugal-horn.com, frugal-phile.com ........ commercial site planet10-HiFi
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Old 2nd July 2012, 07:50 PM   #4
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Thanks, Pano and Dave. I just emailed the Kitchener site.
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Old 2nd July 2012, 09:59 PM   #5
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Hello Frank, welcome aboard. You will find many a similar sinner here.

But not me, no sir not me.
planet10 needs your help:
Let's help Ruth and Dave
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