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oh dear. i don't think so.

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oh dear. i don't think so.

Postby beedub » 21 Aug 2018 03:00

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i was asked if this could be cheaply restored, it still likely works, right?
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I don't think so. :roll: :roll:
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Postby Copperhead » 21 Aug 2018 03:43

Coughed up by a whale after being thrown into the sea in the 1990s.
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Postby Doug G. » 21 Aug 2018 05:29

Stored on the bottom of the ocean?
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Postby Spinner45 » 21 Aug 2018 05:46

THAT?
Restored CHEAPLY?

NO!
Possible parts unit, or just chuck it in the garbage bin.
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Postby vinyl master » 21 Aug 2018 08:56

ORRR...Just buy this cheaply...

https://www.ebay.com/itm/Dual-Belt-Driv ... 8317!US!-1

...and should you need any parts for it, you'll already have them! :wink:
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Postby Solist » 21 Aug 2018 09:41

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m8OlDPqYBLw


Do you have any pics of the mechanism?
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Postby Tinkaroo » 21 Aug 2018 10:08

It could be a poster boy for how not to store your turntable! #-o
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Postby Woodbrains » 21 Aug 2018 13:28

Hello,

Start a new fad.....Rat-Rod turntables, it could catch on!

Mike.
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Postby Slavikcc » 21 Aug 2018 14:46



TLC as in Tender Loving Care or Totally Lost Cause?
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Postby Copperhead » 21 Aug 2018 15:28

Rust doesn't affect plastic, bit of a wipe and it should be fine.
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Postby billshurv » 21 Aug 2018 16:55

I think it could start a whole new 'rat table' movement. :)
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Postby abs1 » 21 Aug 2018 17:31

Be real careful if you're gonna deal with the mold :roll:

Cheers,
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Postby tcolegrove » 21 Aug 2018 18:40

Spinner45 wrote:Possible parts unit, or just chuck it in the garbage bin.


I'm in the turntable parts business. I'd throw the platter into the aluminum recycle bin and the rest in the trash. And I'd be wearing gloves while I handled it!
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Postby TudorTurtle » 21 Aug 2018 18:49

I store shovels better than that poor thing.
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Postby vinyl master » 21 Aug 2018 20:01

And the sad thing is...What is WRONG with people that they would abuse a turntable so badly like that??? :?
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