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Old 06-19-2017, 06:35 PM
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Greetings from New Jersey, Such as it is

Always good to start off with a joke😀

My name is Joe. I'm 27 and I live in NJ. I've got some good friends on here who I've known for years in Dave Sica, Matt Reynolds and John Tyminski. I have been collecting antiquated electronics of all sorts since I had own car and my parents could no longer control what I brought home. I like to work on old radios and get them working. I buy, restore and resell pinball machines as both a hobby and a side gig. I also fixed up a 1960s GE tabletop black and white tv set at one point. I have a 1958 GE Concierge Console project that I would be interested in finding a new home for. What I am really looking for now is an early 60s RCA floor model round tube color set that I can get up and running, to go with my Fisher Contemporary II HiFi.
I have a lead on a free RCA CTC-16 in good shape other than that it has been necked. Is it difficult to find a 21fjp22?

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Old 06-19-2017, 08:36 PM
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I would get that ctc-16 if I were you. Good for parts if nothing else, and you can't beat free.
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Old 06-19-2017, 11:48 PM
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Old 06-28-2017, 09:48 AM
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Old 10-10-2017, 12:06 AM
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Hi, Joe. Do you own the Mata Hari machine in your picture? That was a great pinball machine.
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Old 10-11-2017, 11:14 AM
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Ahh, Jackson. I used to live 20 minutes from there. Now I'm a bit further south in Burlington. I'm 26 and born and raised in Mercer County!

It looks like you have the passion AND time/skill for your projects. I just have the passion. Cool to know there's other VKers in NJ, and so close to my old hometown!

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Old 10-12-2017, 02:47 PM
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Welcome aboard! I sold my Gorgar and Williams Firepower to Levi Nayman out your way, back when I was into pins......
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Old 10-14-2017, 06:07 PM
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