Any of yall know how to remove a real tight rusted screw on speaker? I have tried spraying some penetrating oil but it doesn't work.
Calling All "Vintage" Speaker Owners - Page 35
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These was my set up when we were still living is Sacramento. Now that were living in San Diego and we don't have enough space for dedicated listening area I have decided to trade the ESS Amt 1d speakers for Onkyo this(tuner not in pics). BTW I got the speakers for $50 bucks and I refinished the cabs.
Anybody got any experience with Norman Labs or Snell?
im either gonna pick up a pair of Norman labs model 82 or Snell JII.
just trying to get some opinions on either.
they aren't in the same place so i can't A/B them directly and figure they both sound very good and similarly priceSUBMIT
I loved the Snell JII. I'm 90% sure that was the model. I was house sitting for a older couple and he had a Marantz 2230B running to the the Snells. I know they were from the middle 70's and were maybe a little over 24" tall. It's been a while since I've been out there. That receiver/speaker combo is what started the whole vintage gear chase for me.
these are about 2 feet tall, they just a two way with i think a 10" woofer. and they have a stand which for some reason i think they came with stands back then. not sure htese are that old though. i will find out tomorrow. what makes them more tempting now is that i plan on running them off a 2245. but in OK its hard to pass up a good working pair of Norman Labs. we'll see. probably just go with whichever will give me the lowest price lol