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Old 31st July 2012, 06:17 AM   #1
ncdrawl is offline ncdrawl  United States
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Mr. Ivey was working on my phono amp, and as time wore on, his grandson took over the project(Ivey became too ill). His grandson recently informed me that Ivey had passed, so I wanted to let the forum know.

He was a very nice man.

RIP Ivey.
Old 31st July 2012, 06:21 AM   #2
ncdrawl is offline ncdrawl  United States
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Mods, move this/delete it.

Apparently ivey has not passed after all.

ive been duped.

someone posing as "his grandson" said he had passed(and gave that as the reason for the amp not being completed)

the grandson used his email address.


twilight zone.

felt very , very bad because I had spoken to him on the phone. actually was very sad about it(hence my tribute thread here)

god man, how screwed up. faking someones death.

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Old 31st July 2012, 06:29 AM   #3
TonyTecson is offline TonyTecson  Philippines
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just like Mark Twain used to say, "the news about my death is grossly exaggerated".....
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Old 31st July 2012, 06:31 AM   #4
ncdrawl is offline ncdrawl  United States
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this is a first for me.

last contact (allegedly from his "grandson") said he had died.

this is extremely screwed up. if i hadnt checked here, id be in the dark.
Old 31st July 2012, 06:33 AM   #5
ncdrawl is offline ncdrawl  United States
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original thread 2 years ago

Building a Tube PreAmp for Teddy

still no amp, and im out dough and tubes that i ordered for him.
Old 31st July 2012, 06:57 AM   #6
analog_sa is online now analog_sa  Europe
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Great link. Regarding your preamp, have you considered calling the guys in white coats who took Ivey away?
Old 31st July 2012, 07:05 AM   #7
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Thread closed at OP's request.
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