Robert in Cambridge

"rmluk"
Robert Laws
Helpful votes received on reviews: 87% (273 of 313)
Location: England
 

Reviews

Top Reviewer Ranking: 43,881 - Total Helpful Votes: 273 of 313
SBRG 72383 POWER BIGGS/PINKHAM Soler 6 Concerti LP E Power Biggs / Daniel Pinkham
THis is the best performace of the Soler organ duets (two organs) that I know of. Even the trills are played in pefect synchronisation. Sadly it is only available on LP and, IIRC, in mono.
3.0 out of 5 stars disappointed - I upgraded from the 5400, 16 Mar 2014
I upgraded from the 5400 to this 5402 because of one TV channel I wanted which was only on HD. I use the satellite receiver mostly for as a radio for classical music and I admit I am quite picky about the sound quality.

Good:
You can turn off the naff TV picture of a portable radio when using radio - theTV can now be blank
You do get HD pictures

Bad:
audio suffers from short (about 10-100ms) drop outs roughly every 5-10 minutes on all channels (this is a show-stopper for me)
programmes stored on the disk by the 5400 cannot be played on the 5402, although they do appear in the listing.
recorded strogrammes no longer have the date and time in… Read more
Fishers Steel Crown Bell - Fishers
The internal spring is made of plastic, so don't expect a kloing life. The one I am using also gets stuck fro mtime to time. However, the bell tone is quite nice.