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 Forum: General Audio Discussion   Topic: Your Mission: Complete the design of this system.

Posted: Thu Jul 19, 2018 4:06 am 

Replies: 27
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No sign of the OP for a while but, further to my recommendation for the Canterbury’s. I’ve owned a few speakers by now and nothing can handle the extreme dynamic range that classical throws out. Listening to Bach’s St. Mathews passion, a key piece of music for me, is different on the 15” Tannoys th...

 Forum: General Audio Discussion   Topic: Poll: Does foo exist ?

 Post subject: Re: Poll: Does foo exist ?
Posted: Wed Jul 18, 2018 5:48 am 

Replies: 32
Views: 1487


Tangram wrote:
What does foo mean in this context? The interweb was no help. Feeling old...


From the very first post of this thread:

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Foo is defined as HiFi products and services of no value that rely on audiophiles gullibility.

 Forum: General Audio Discussion   Topic: Poll: Does foo exist ?

 Post subject: Re: Poll: Does foo exist ?
Posted: Wed Jul 18, 2018 4:44 am 

Replies: 32
Views: 1487


Thanks to all that responded. Now I'd like to close the poll. I'm not sure how I can do that.

 Forum: General Audio Discussion   Topic: System Too Bright / Attenuators

 Post subject: Re: Attenuators
Posted: Mon Jul 16, 2018 6:19 am 

Replies: 50
Views: 778


brf wrote:
Attenuators reduces the amplitude of an electronic signal, they are not frequency filters.


+1

 Forum: General Audio Discussion   Topic: Poll: Does foo exist ?

 Post subject: Poll: Does foo exist ?
Posted: Sun Jul 15, 2018 6:26 am 

Replies: 32
Views: 1487


No comments pls just running a poll. No arguments and mud slinging.

Foo is defined as HiFi products and services of no value that rely on audiophiles gullibility.

 Forum: General Audio Discussion   Topic: Your Mission: Complete the design of this system.

Posted: Sat Jul 14, 2018 8:57 am 

Replies: 27
Views: 1157


If this helps, I am a huge fan of Jordi Savall and Baroque music in general. Is that all you listen to? What about rock or pop, or pop rock? Be nice to see a floor plan as well... Ripblade, Classical music gets me through the day from morning to night except when I'm driving around in my pick up tr...

 Forum: General Audio Discussion   Topic: Your Mission: Complete the design of this system.

Posted: Fri Jul 13, 2018 2:53 pm 

Replies: 27
Views: 1157


If this helps, I am a huge fan of Jordi Savall and Baroque music in general.

 Forum: General Audio Discussion   Topic: Your Mission: Complete the design of this system.

Posted: Fri Jul 13, 2018 2:27 pm 

Replies: 27
Views: 1157


All amateur and professional sound system engineers are invited to complete the design of this system by recommending an amp & speakers combo to meet the following specs: 1) The system must be designed to play classical music first and foremost. 2) The source is already in place, Linux PC Server...

 Forum: Cables & Accessories   Topic: Audio Shananigans

 Post subject: Re: Audio Shananigans
Posted: Fri Jul 13, 2018 12:12 pm 

Replies: 67
Views: 3486


Debertin, Lets not have anymore of this nonsense, save it for another time and another forum.

Read the form rules. It is forbotten.

Praise Be!

 Forum: General Audio Discussion   Topic: Possibly a daring statement but its fact and reality

Posted: Fri Jul 13, 2018 12:04 pm 

Replies: 73
Views: 3298


I agree with Sevan7. I believe he is mostly correct when says that digit recordings are poorly mastered.

But I need to say that the recent classical CD's I have purchased are the best ever.

 Forum: Cables & Accessories   Topic: Audio Shananigans

 Post subject: Re: Audio Shananigans
Posted: Thu Jul 12, 2018 1:35 pm 

Replies: 67
Views: 3486


debertin wrote:
An interesting article on some of shananigans going on in the audio industry

http://www.realhd-audio.com/?p=6236


I believe this contravenes CAM policy as it applies to the "Cable and Accessories" forum.

 Forum: PC Audio and Music Servers   Topic: Windows 10 is ruining my life

Posted: Sat Jul 07, 2018 6:58 am 

Replies: 39
Views: 2567


I Think Linux Mint is the answer Yeah Baby! I use it with VLC. Absolutely flawless handling of different resolutions. FCK Microsoft.-- 07 Jul 2018 14:59 -- I Think Linux Mint is the answer Yeah Baby! I use it with VLC. Absolutely flawless handling of different resolutions. FCK Microsoft. I forgot t...

 Forum: Cables & Accessories   Topic: Cardas or Furutech

 Post subject: Re: Cardas or Furutech
Posted: Fri Jul 06, 2018 1:00 pm 

Replies: 25
Views: 1162


By definition a filters job is to " filter out " something you don't want so I would say yes, it qualifies as a filter. In the case of bx cable, which is the only one I know, the shielding is minimize the EMF being emitted by the conductors. The signal and the noise being carried by the c...

 Forum: Cables & Accessories   Topic: Cardas or Furutech

 Post subject: Re: Cardas or Furutech
Posted: Fri Jul 06, 2018 12:36 pm 

Replies: 25
Views: 1162


You should get a power cord that passively filters out noise in the 60hz range . Benefit to your whole system. Sent from my Pixel XL using Tapatalk Are you really sure about what you just wrote? Two points: 1) The AC signal is 60Hz. No 60Hz no power. 2) In all practicable senses a power cord by its...

 Forum: Cables & Accessories   Topic: Cardas or Furutech

 Post subject: Re: Cardas or Furutech
Posted: Fri Jul 06, 2018 12:39 am 

Replies: 25
Views: 1162


You should get a power cord that passively filters out noise in the 60hz range. Benefit to your whole system. Sent from my Pixel XL using Tapatalk Are you really sure about what you just wrote? Two points: 1) The AC signal is 60Hz. No 60Hz no power. 2) In all practicable senses a power cord by itse...
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