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square4 replied on Sun, Mar 8 2020 4:02 PM

This weekend i was in Jutland to pick up a package

What could it be ?

 

A beogram 3000 in very nice condition,and it seemed to work properly,but it must have done a service.

I got it at a very very good price.

Henrik

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square4 replied on Sun, Mar 29 2020 6:49 AM

 

Yesterday i was lucky to find this ultra rare stereo width box mk.l

Here it is compared to my mk.ll

Henrik.

 

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chartz replied on Sun, Mar 29 2020 8:43 AM
Hi Henrik,

I am positively green.

I’ve been looking for a Stereo Width box (as well as a BG3000) for ages. Zero luck.

Well done 👍🏻👍🏻

Please publish inside views of both boxes. Noboby has ever seen the mk1 I think!

That’s the one I copied.

Jacques

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square4 replied on Sun, Mar 29 2020 11:11 AM

Hi chartz.

here are some pictures from the inside.

First mk.lll

And mk.l

Henrik.

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chartz replied on Sun, Mar 29 2020 11:22 AM
Thanks!

Here’s my clone:

Jacques

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lausvi replied on Sun, Mar 29 2020 12:05 PM

Henrik; wow, those are very nice pieces. I had never seen a MkI box, I have a MkII (which looks identical to yours).

Btw; as in your first MkII photo, there is a white piece between the high power resistors and the metal plate supporting the small transformer. I am not sure if your MkI has it too. That white piece *might* be asbestos, used as a heat insulation. Probably harmless if not disturbed, but something to keep in mind.

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square4 replied on Sun, Mar 29 2020 5:34 PM

Hi lausvi. 

The insulation is on the mk1, but you cant see it on the picture.

Henrik. 

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I am positively green.

I’ve been looking for a Stereo Width box (as well as a BG3000) for ages. Zero luck.Well done 👍🏻👍🏻

Same here Jacques, that BG 3000 has been on my list for years, not even sure if it will run on 60 Hz

Congrats Henrik, if possible I am more green than Jacques

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square4 replied on Mon, Mar 30 2020 1:33 AM

Thanks Søren 😊

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Kasse replied on Tue, Mar 31 2020 11:27 AM

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my new two keyrings from UltimateBeo Llewelyn. Thank you so much Smile

 

 


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CB replied on Tue, Oct 27 2020 6:28 PM
Awesome collection Smile
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Thank you Smile

 

The next step is working for B&O to deliver the christmas presents to the customers with my new truck collection Wink Whistle


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square4 replied on Sun, Jan 17 2021 12:08 PM

Some time ago i got this suitcase,it was full of tools ,but definitely not tools to repair televisions with Smile

 

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CB replied on Sun, Jan 17 2021 1:41 PM
And ????

Stop the teasing Laughing
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chartz replied on Sun, Jan 17 2021 8:14 PM
This. At last, after almost 6 years looking.

My Beolab 5000 is now complete. Smile

Jacques

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square4 replied on Mon, Jan 18 2021 3:07 PM

Hi cb.

There is absolutely no teasing,i only wanted to show my tv repairman suitcase Smile

HI chartz.

Congratulations on your stereo width box,where did you find it ?

If you do not live in Denmark they can be difficult to find

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chartz replied on Mon, Jan 18 2021 6:17 PM

I found it in the UK. I've never seen any in France. I think £ 100 was a fair price.

Jacques

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sonavor replied on Mon, Jan 18 2021 6:59 PM

Hi Jacques,

How does it sound and how does it connect to the Beolab?

-john

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chartz replied on Tue, Jan 19 2021 6:28 AM

Hi John,

It is connected to the SPK2 terminal, with the centre speaker connected to it. 

I have a custom box I built a few years ago, see here, because I couldn't find the real Mccoy!

It gives some depth to the soundstage. Frede has an article about it on his website, somewhere.

Jacques

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