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Old 12-28-2017, 06:29 PM
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did i make a score or what?

stopped by a second hand store today that ive never been in. picked up a pioneer ct-f9191 cassette deck. this thing has to weigh 30 pounds. filthy dirty, smells like cigarettes, but should clean up nicely. i finally got it to play a tape, there is a gummy build-up on the capstan flywheel that should clean up. im going to replace the belts.
next find is a sony tc 558. no power cord so i couldnt test it. looks clean so i took a chance. made a power cord from an old battery charger cord and a couple of crimp on female spade connectors. powers up and sounds excellent
the seller wanted $50 for the sony, and $30 for the pioneer. walked out with both for $45.
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Old 12-29-2017, 09:10 AM
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Now that's what I call a bargain!
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