Canuck Audio Mart Hifi and Audio ForumCanuck Audio Mart Hifi and Audio Forum
It is currently Thu Dec 14, 2017 8:42 pm

All times are UTC - 8 hours




Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 36 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2, 3  Next
Author Message
 Post subject: Re: Well...
PostPosted: Wed Jul 20, 2016 6:21 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Mon Jun 19, 2006 3:45 pm
Posts: 17865
Location: Peterborough, ON, CA
Thanks Rip...too tru :lol:

_________________
“This is a very complicated case, Maude. You know, a lotta ins, lotta outs, lotta what-have-you's. And, uh, lotta strands to keep in my head, man. Lotta strands in old Duder's head.”


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: Well...
PostPosted: Fri Jul 22, 2016 3:39 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Mon Jun 19, 2006 3:45 pm
Posts: 17865
Location: Peterborough, ON, CA
...delivered this AM at about 7:30...warming up... 8)

_________________
“This is a very complicated case, Maude. You know, a lotta ins, lotta outs, lotta what-have-you's. And, uh, lotta strands to keep in my head, man. Lotta strands in old Duder's head.”


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: Well...
PostPosted: Fri Jul 22, 2016 4:16 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Mon Jun 19, 2006 3:45 pm
Posts: 17865
Location: Peterborough, ON, CA
...initial listening session...Tales of Mystery and Imagination...enhanced detail and soundstage...sublime... 8)

_________________
“This is a very complicated case, Maude. You know, a lotta ins, lotta outs, lotta what-have-you's. And, uh, lotta strands to keep in my head, man. Lotta strands in old Duder's head.”


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: Well...
PostPosted: Fri Jul 22, 2016 4:32 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Mon Mar 31, 2008 9:17 am
Posts: 13879
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Never thought of Alan Parsons as morning music... :lol:

_________________
To a hammer, everything looks like a nail


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: Well...
PostPosted: Fri Jul 22, 2016 4:36 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Mon Jun 19, 2006 3:45 pm
Posts: 17865
Location: Peterborough, ON, CA
ripblade wrote:
Never thought of Alan Parsons as morning music... :lol:


...neither (apparently) had the wife... :shock:

_________________
“This is a very complicated case, Maude. You know, a lotta ins, lotta outs, lotta what-have-you's. And, uh, lotta strands to keep in my head, man. Lotta strands in old Duder's head.”


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: Well...
PostPosted: Fri Jul 22, 2016 7:06 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Mon Mar 31, 2008 9:17 am
Posts: 13879
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Stone wrote:
ripblade wrote:
Never thought of Alan Parsons as morning music... :lol:


...neither (apparently) had the wife... :shock:
That's why she loves you...you're ready for anything....anytime. lol

_________________
To a hammer, everything looks like a nail


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: Well...
PostPosted: Fri Jul 22, 2016 7:13 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Mon Jun 19, 2006 3:45 pm
Posts: 17865
Location: Peterborough, ON, CA
Word! :D

_________________
“This is a very complicated case, Maude. You know, a lotta ins, lotta outs, lotta what-have-you's. And, uh, lotta strands to keep in my head, man. Lotta strands in old Duder's head.”


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: Well...
PostPosted: Sun Jul 24, 2016 4:38 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Mon Jun 19, 2006 3:45 pm
Posts: 17865
Location: Peterborough, ON, CA
...last comment...the Perreaux handles the "complicated" info it gets from the TT (cart, arm) better than the micro basic (more competently)...for example...in passages that present choral, orchestral and standard rock instrumentation the micro basic was overwhelmed (muddy-ish reproduction)...the audiant sounds un-stressed...detail and soundstage intact...

_________________
“This is a very complicated case, Maude. You know, a lotta ins, lotta outs, lotta what-have-you's. And, uh, lotta strands to keep in my head, man. Lotta strands in old Duder's head.”


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: Well...
PostPosted: Sun Jul 24, 2016 6:19 am 
Offline

Joined: Mon Apr 18, 2011 10:55 am
Posts: 323
Location: Richmond Hill, ON, CA
Have you come up for air yet? Or just wallowing in vinyl? :lol: :lol:

_________________
Now young faces grow sad and old, and hearts of fire grow cold,
We swore blood brothers against the wind, now I'm ready to grow young again.

No Surrender


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: Well...
PostPosted: Sun Jul 24, 2016 6:32 am 
Offline

Joined: Tue Nov 07, 2006 4:50 pm
Posts: 1089
Location: Moncton, New Brunswick, NB, CA
ripblade wrote:
Never thought of Alan Parsons as morning music... :lol:


More like mourning music. :wink:

del Sol


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: Well...
PostPosted: Sun Jul 24, 2016 6:43 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Mon Jun 19, 2006 3:45 pm
Posts: 17865
Location: Peterborough, ON, CA
...spun a bunch of Bowie and Steely Dan last night...and a dude named Kurt Vile...awesomeness... :D

_________________
“This is a very complicated case, Maude. You know, a lotta ins, lotta outs, lotta what-have-you's. And, uh, lotta strands to keep in my head, man. Lotta strands in old Duder's head.”


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: Well...
PostPosted: Sun Jul 24, 2016 6:53 am 
Offline
Moderator
User avatar

Joined: Sat Apr 16, 2011 7:26 pm
Posts: 2711
Location: Airdrie, AB, CA
Pics,pics, we want pics ! :mrgreen:


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: Well...
PostPosted: Sun Jul 24, 2016 7:02 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Mon Jun 19, 2006 3:45 pm
Posts: 17865
Location: Peterborough, ON, CA
...I've taken pics but can't figure out how to resize them...the files are too large to upload here... :cry:

EUREKA!!


Attachments:
small.jpg
small.jpg [ 141.59 KiB | Viewed 810 times ]
resized.jpg
resized.jpg [ 300.22 KiB | Viewed 813 times ]

_________________
“This is a very complicated case, Maude. You know, a lotta ins, lotta outs, lotta what-have-you's. And, uh, lotta strands to keep in my head, man. Lotta strands in old Duder's head.”
Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: Well...
PostPosted: Sun Jul 24, 2016 9:09 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Mon Mar 31, 2008 9:17 am
Posts: 13879
Location: Toronto, ON, CA
Meh...I would've spent the money on a better TT. :mrgreen: :lol:

Ahem....joking aside :) ... what lead you to the Perreaux specifically? There sure are a lot of choices out there....

_________________
To a hammer, everything looks like a nail


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
 Post subject: Re: Well...
PostPosted: Sun Jul 24, 2016 9:28 am 
Offline
User avatar

Joined: Mon Jun 19, 2006 3:45 pm
Posts: 17865
Location: Peterborough, ON, CA
ripblade wrote:
Meh...I would've spent the money on a better TT. :mrgreen: :lol:

Ahem....joking aside :) ... what lead you to the Perreaux specifically? There sure are a lot of choices out there....


I set 2kish as a max...bang for buck (the sucker is new/unused w original msrp around 3k cdn)...and I really like the flexibility w gain and loading (though currently on factory settings)...next up...a better cart :D...oh...and I find it pleasing to the eye...like my wife (but she has no gain settings) :lol:

_________________
“This is a very complicated case, Maude. You know, a lotta ins, lotta outs, lotta what-have-you's. And, uh, lotta strands to keep in my head, man. Lotta strands in old Duder's head.”


Top
 Profile  
Reply with quote  
Display posts from previous:  Sort by  
Post new topic Reply to topic  [ 36 posts ]  Go to page Previous  1, 2, 3  Next

All times are UTC - 8 hours


Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 2 guests


You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot post attachments in this forum

Search for:
Jump to:  
Powered by phpBB® Forum Software © phpBB Group