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#1 Hisrudeness

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Posted 27 February 2016 - 02:21 PM

Just had this big ol Goldstar arrive.
All fulling working and in good condition. Nice big sound from this and a good tape deck.
Reminds me of my Asahi box. They look similar but are not Aka's. 8 inch drivers vs 7.25inch.

Hope you like the pics.

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#2 Northerner

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Posted 27 February 2016 - 03:03 PM

Very nice...supposed to sound good these and I like the look. I've got a 640 I really like. Congrats

#3 MyOhMy

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Posted 27 February 2016 - 04:08 PM

Very smart with clean lines and aesthetically pleasing to boot! :thumbsup:



#4 redbenjoe

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Posted 27 February 2016 - 10:30 PM

i always called that model the m90 for poor people  :-D

it sort of is  :-)



#5 jimmyjimmy19702010

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Posted 27 February 2016 - 11:06 PM

Great looking radio - I'd love me one of those bad boys!!

Congrats,

James.... :-)

#6 ralrein1

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Posted 27 February 2016 - 11:09 PM

Very nice!It truly has thee look that I think of when thinking of boomboxes.

#7 baddboybill

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Posted 28 February 2016 - 12:41 AM

Very clean find. 👍


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#8 THAFUZZ

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Posted 28 February 2016 - 12:51 AM

Congratulations. I've heard nothing but positive remarks about those. I'd love to hear one someday. Maybe even get one too.

#9 Mystic Traveller

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Posted 28 February 2016 - 01:38 AM

A good one - congrats!  :yes:

Still on my wish list.

Ist it a GoldStar TSR-800 or 801?



#10 Hisrudeness

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Posted 28 February 2016 - 04:08 AM

A good one - congrats!  :yes:
Still on my wish list.
Ist it a GoldStar TSR-800 or 801?


Yes it's a TSR-800. 240v

#11 Hisrudeness

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Posted 28 February 2016 - 04:12 AM

i always called that model the m90 for poor people  :-D
it sort of is  :-)

Yes I can agree with that. It's about the same same size. The sound is not that far off and it has some good features like music search, loudness, stereo wide, tape selector etc. The tape deck is quite snazzy. The obvious difference is the switch gear and the finish. The build quality is decent but not JVC quality.

#12 im_alan_partridge

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Posted 28 February 2016 - 10:56 AM

There is no doubting the sound quality of the M90 but imo these look nicer :yes:

 

Great score, yours looks in really good condition.



#13 Reli

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Posted 28 February 2016 - 03:18 PM

Goldstar made some good boxes.  Even the smaller TSR581 sounds great, almost as good as an M9994 in fact.



#14 Lasonic TRC-920

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Posted 28 February 2016 - 08:48 PM

I have never had one of these, but the sure look great

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Posted 29 February 2016 - 12:20 AM

Looks super clean, very nice boxes, I think Dr. DER has one of these.



#16 Sel The Don

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Posted 29 February 2016 - 07:16 AM

I have one too, Goldstar TSR-850



#17 systemaddict

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Posted 29 February 2016 - 03:48 PM

That Goldstar is an awesome looking beast,not your average run of the mill box, congrats☺

#18 THAFUZZ

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Posted 01 March 2016 - 09:51 AM

This thread is not helping with my temptation in trading my Rising 20/20 for Mauricio's (Hardmen) Goldstar.

#19 riker1068

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Posted 12 December 2016 - 07:43 PM

I have the unitech aka version which is 19 watts. Is this goldstar model more powerful? Mine pushes good bass, but the right side vibrates and I ain't got time for that. Think I will pull the grills off. The cassette door would not open either. Took it apart. Eject mechanism will not engage properly. No care, I pulled the door off.

#20 Dr DER

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Posted 12 December 2016 - 10:08 PM

I have one for sale ..

#21 ViennaSound

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Posted 17 February 2017 - 06:14 AM

Gold Star rocks.

I love mine also, the analog VUs are great :yes:

 

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#22 -GZ-

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Posted 17 February 2017 - 11:04 AM

Gold Star rocks.
I love mine also, the analog VUs are great :yes:

ROMAN!!!! WHERE THE F HAVE YOU BEEN!!!???

#23 ViennaSound

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Posted 22 February 2017 - 04:14 AM

 

Gold Star rocks.
I love mine also, the analog VUs are great :yes:

ROMAN!!!! WHERE THE F HAVE YOU BEEN!!!???

 

Sorry, so less spare time for the forum an fleas... :blush:

But i try to do better now. ;-)