A tad expensive, but the replacement has arrived.
That is 'acceptible'....
It has to be said after the 'fat darleck', the cheap looking see-more thing stamped out of cheap looking nickel and, well errrm......Mr Brown (!!!) I hadn't had such high hopes. And it carries an X which is kinda like nice because I have the MAX at the moment - I like something that lends a nod to the old master, I used to do it with my speaker designs (the XQ10 took a nod from the LS35a).
That's why China signed me up hunnies - I was once one of the hottest properties in the Hi-Fi game.....
It's a bit 'Battlestar Galactica' but compared to those others - yes please....and that's going to take more than a few RG's at 50 bucks!!!!
[I will start to prepare a fresh campaign over this putter - I want it in my bag and I have already had to scavenge 2 items of equipment from very kind friends indeed, but I really wanna show them that I am good enough to make my own way in this game, Stands at bottom of mountain, looks up.......]