Re: [neonixie-l] Dial bezel for the DAC10

2018-02-04 Thread ~ Billy … Æsops . Tech ~
this is the best I can do. Kinda cheap for such a fine radio. https://www.ebay.ie/itm/Vintage-BUSH-TYPE-DAC-10-Bakelite-Valve-Radio-G647/132488159607?hash=item1ed8e8e177:g:RWQAAOSwsABacJRI

Re: [neonixie-l] Dial bezel for the DAC10

2018-02-04 Thread Nick
The bezel is always the first to fail. 10s of 1000s of these were made, so there are spares out there. There are two UK-centric vintage radio forums worth asking on: https://www.vintage-radio.net/forum/index.php and http://golbornevintageradio.co.uk/forum/index.php Both are full of helpful

Re: [neonixie-l] Dial bezel for the DAC10

2018-02-04 Thread Terry S
The radio was shipped to me from the UK, it was pristine until then. Poor packing caused the bezel to crack cleanly in half. I've glued it and it's not bad, but I'll continue to look for a better example. Terry On Sunday, February 4, 2018 at 8:17:41 PM UTC-6, Nick wrote: > > That white bezel

Re: [neonixie-l] Dial bezel for the DAC10

2018-02-04 Thread Nick
That white bezel often cracks in the corners and discolours. The DAC10 runs quite hot - I'm not sure what plastic it's made of (not Bakelite) but it's pretty crude stuff and gets very brittle, as do the buttons. It's also difficult to clean without damaging it - almost everyone smoked in those

Re: [neonixie-l] Dial bezel for the DAC10

2018-02-04 Thread Terry S
Thanks for checking, John. On Sunday, February 4, 2018 at 2:32:07 PM UTC-6, Nixcited delighted wrote: > > > On 4 Feb 2018, at 19:19, Terry S wrote: > > That's true of the DAC 90 but not true of the DAC 10, please google the > picture.. It's an ivory plastic bezel

Re: [neonixie-l] Dial bezel for the DAC10

2018-02-04 Thread John Smout
> On 4 Feb 2018, at 19:19, Terry S wrote: > > That's true of the DAC 90 but not true of the DAC 10, please google the > picture.. It's an ivory plastic bezel surrounding the dial glass, held on > with 4 screws. > > DAC 10 >