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Old 27th August 2005, 10:04 PM   #11
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... when you can remember the proper bias point on an amplifier that you haven't owned since 1990 but you can't remember why your wife sent you to the grocery store.
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what did she send me down to the basement to get?
Elderberry wine, for you and that other nice older gentleman.
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Acquaintances think of you when getting rid of those 200-250 NOS RCA, GE and Aperex tubes in the basement rather than toss them out (two Fridays ago :P).
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