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PostPosted: Sat Jul 22, 2017 12:04 pm 
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For Vancouver I can highly recommend David Yee

He builds his own tube amps and also fixes stuff as well. He rewound a transformer for me on a tube amp and did extensive work on a Bedini 25/25. This guy really knows his stuff and his prices aren't outrageous. He's also an audio nut which is great as he gets the obsessive need that audiophiles have.

I won't post his contact info as I don't not have his permission but I found him through a Craigslist posting for tube repairs.


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PostPosted: Mon Jul 31, 2017 6:12 pm 
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In the London or SW Ontario region you must try Bob at The Nostalgia Company. He is a qualified tech with a passion for the vintage stuff. I had him do a full resto on an amp and a receiver and have another unit in with him now. I highly recommend.


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 01, 2017 5:39 am 
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This is a great list, I just picked up an older Technics SL-D2 and would like to have it properly serviced. Anybody knows somebody in Mississauga? Thanks,


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PostPosted: Wed Sep 13, 2017 6:11 pm 
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Can anyone recommend a place to repair/switch out a headphone 3.5mm plug that is cutting Ina me out? Would be best in west toronto or enroute up the 400 to Barrie inclusive. Ring audio in toronto is on the east end and has a 1 month wait list. Thanks.


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PostPosted: Thu Nov 23, 2017 6:30 am 
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First post here, but long-time attendee from the sidelines... :)

To let you all know, Claudio (CL Audio) of Mississauga has now retired and is no longer taking on any more work. This is a great shame, as he has done some excellent repairs and mods for me over the years. I will miss him. Great guy, and I wish him all the best in his retirement. May it be a long and happy one.

I am presently looking for someone to do an upgrade to a Sony TA-E86B preamp, and to do an inspection/refurb of a Sugden P28 power amp. My first stop will be to DTS in Hamilton, based on how many here speak so highly of Dan.


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PostPosted: Thu Nov 23, 2017 6:55 am 
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Dan Santoni- DTS - absolutely excellent work


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PostPosted: Thu Nov 23, 2017 6:59 am 
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mikjam wrote:
Dan Santoni- DTS - absolutely excellent work


Thanks for the feedback. I'm looking forward to getting the TA-E86B preamp upgraded. It's been recapped once already, about 20 years ago, but it really should be re-evaluated to see if it was done properly and if more is possible to really open up the sound. Looking forward to meeting Dan.


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PostPosted: Thu Nov 23, 2017 9:03 am 
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Do not hesitate to look up Dan Santoni (DTS) - he should #1 on your list.
Outstanding work!!!!
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PostPosted: Thu Nov 23, 2017 9:12 am 
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Will do! Thanks JP.


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http://sigmaelectronicservices.com/

For those in/around the YEG (Central North Alberta) one of the finest techs I've run into for a very long time.

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