I wanted to upload the only two pictures that are sort of view-able from last weekend's tape recording session. A shot of the Denon Sport 100 minute tape I used to make one of what will certainly be many Yes mix tapes:
Interestingly, when I had the deck refurbished (that adventure is what I am writing about next), i learned that there is no "bulb" per se behind the light in the cassette well. Interesting. And, here is a shot of the copper-clad rear of the STR-GX90ES:
Which we learned has a problem with one channel of its phono output, which is a shame. If anyone can recommend a good repair outfit in the NY, CT, NJ area please let me know. I don't think Wayne at In House Repair is still open. If I am wrong about that, someone please let me know, as I need to make an appointment to bring this receiver in!