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Forum: High End Audio Yesterday, 11:00 AM Posted to rec.audio.high-end
Replies: 23
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Posted By [email protected]
Introducing a New Horse to the Stable

While much of what you say below is, strictly speaking, technically
correct under some very specific cases, it's misleading and could well
not be applicable in reality.

I've not got a lot of time...
Forum: High End Audio September 15th 19, 10:49 PM Posted to rec.audio.high-end
Replies: 23
Views: 256
Posted By [email protected]
Introducing a New Horse to the Stable

On Saturday, September 14, 2019 at 9:58:44 AM UTC-4, Trevor Wilson wrote:
> So, a little Ohm's Law should tell you if you are demanding more current
> than the output devices are capable of...
Forum: High End Audio September 4th 19, 02:09 PM Posted to rec.audio.high-end
Replies: 11
Views: 171
Posted By [email protected]
Radford STA25 Mk 3 modifiactions

On Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at 4:10:54 PM UTC-4, Peter Wieck wrote:
> We have apples: "Good working order".
>
> And we have Oranges: "Of course it's a very old amp...".
>
> That it was only a...
Forum: High End Audio June 11th 19, 02:43 PM Posted to rec.audio.high-end
Replies: 10
Views: 1,092
Posted By [email protected]
JR 149s

On Monday, June 10, 2019 at 9:11:28 PM UTC-4, wrote:
> One of the other correspondent's suggestion of adding a subwoofer
> to the system could be beneficial, if and only if...
Forum: High End Audio June 11th 19, 02:11 AM Posted to rec.audio.high-end
Replies: 10
Views: 1,092
Posted By [email protected]
JR 149s

On Friday, June 7, 2019 at 11:05:50 AM UTC-4, Howard Stone wrote:
>
> I wonder if you know of any other speakers which are good to stack.
> Small ones, very small ones, preferably.

As a general...
Forum: High End Audio June 6th 19, 11:29 PM Posted to rec.audio.high-end
Replies: 10
Views: 1,092
Posted By [email protected]
JR 149s

On Thursday, June 6, 2019 at 5:52:21 PM UTC-4, Howard Stone wrote:
> Do you think it would help to stack two pairs of them?
>=20
> They are cute, cheap, have a sweet midrange, easily sellable.
> So...
Forum: High End Audio June 6th 19, 04:22 PM Posted to rec.audio.high-end
Replies: 10
Views: 1,092
Posted By [email protected]
JR 149s

On Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at 1:12:27 PM UTC-4, Howard Stone wrote:
> What are people's experiences with JR 149s?
>
> I have a pair being driven by a Quad 520 . The sound is not very
> satisfactory...
Forum: High End Audio May 22nd 19, 07:17 PM Posted to rec.audio.high-end
Replies: 8
Views: 469
Posted By [email protected]
Musical Fidelity Nu Vista 300

On Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at 5:37:40 AM UTC-4, Howard Stone wrote:
> and now I have a sound which is more like live music than
> I’ve ever had at home before.

That's because everything is more...
Forum: High End Audio May 15th 19, 01:26 AM Posted to rec.audio.high-end
Replies: 26
Views: 868
Posted By [email protected]
Ways to make speakers go anywhere.

On Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at 5:46:10 AM UTC-4, Howard Stone wrote:
> Thanks for all these interesting , stimulating.=20
>=20
> The =C2=AB=C2=A0really annoying=C2=A0=C2=BB thing is just that the...
Forum: High End Audio May 13th 19, 08:11 PM Posted to rec.audio.high-end
Replies: 26
Views: 868
Posted By [email protected]
Ways to make speakers go anywhere.

On Thursday, May 9, 2019 at 6:21:40 PM UTC-4, Howard Stone wrote:
> The speakers I have are really annoying because, to get them
> sounding as good as they should, they need to be positioned in
>...
Forum: High End Audio March 5th 19, 06:27 PM Posted to rec.audio.high-end
Replies: 41
Views: 2,033
Posted By [email protected]
More than 30W per chanel Class A transistor amps

On Monday, March 4, 2019 at 4:47:15 PM UTC-5, Trevor Wilson wrote:
> On 5/03/2019 7:11 am, Peter Wieck wrote:
>>
>> Um. Not so much. Back in the day, AR made a huge point on
>> the power-handling...
Forum: High End Audio March 4th 19, 06:11 PM Posted to rec.audio.high-end
Replies: 41
Views: 2,033
Posted By [email protected]
More than 30W per chanel Class A transistor amps

On Monday, March 4, 2019 at 11:32:18 AM UTC-5, Howard Stone wrote:
> On Monday, 4 March 2019 16:06:40 UTC, Peter Wieck wrote:
> > On Monday, March 4, 2019 at 9:59:57 AM UTC-5, Howard Stone wrote:
>...
Forum: High End Audio March 4th 19, 05:45 PM Posted to rec.audio.high-end
Replies: 41
Views: 2,033
Posted By [email protected]
More than 30W per chanel Class A transistor amps

On Monday, March 4, 2019 at 11:06:40 AM UTC-5, Peter Wieck wrote:
> On Monday, March 4, 2019 at 9:59:57 AM UTC-5, Howard Stone wrote:
>
> > Aha, this is an argument for active pre-amps. Passive...
Forum: High End Audio November 21st 18, 01:20 PM Posted to rec.audio.high-end
Replies: 11
Views: 1,075
Posted By [email protected]
I just am not satisfied

On Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at 9:54:19 PM UTC-5, wrote:
> On Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at 6:01:26 AM UTC-5, Trevor Wilson wrote:
>> On 5/09/2018 9:09 pm,...
Forum: High End Audio November 21st 18, 02:54 AM Posted to rec.audio.high-end
Replies: 11
Views: 1,075
Posted By [email protected]
I just am not satisfied

On Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at 6:01:26 AM UTC-5, Trevor Wilson wrote:
> On 5/09/2018 9:09 pm, wrote:
>> I just am not satisfied with the sound from any solid state...
Forum: Tech July 3rd 18, 03:27 PM Posted to rec.audio.tech
Replies: 2
Views: 1,152
Posted By [email protected]
Damping Factor in drivers

On Monday, July 2, 2018 at 1:41:13 PM UTC-4, G wrote:
> I understand effects of electrical damping of woofers. I'm wondering how It
> may affect midranges and tweeters. Is it the same, or does it...
Forum: Tech June 30th 18, 01:51 PM Posted to rec.audio.tech
Replies: 6
Views: 888
Posted By [email protected]
Peerless Speakers

On Friday, June 22, 2018 at 3:56:25 AM UTC-4, G wrote:
> Julian Macassey wrote:
> > On Wed, 20 Jun 2018 07:37:33 -0000 (UTC), gregz wrote:
> >> Can anyone can tell a story about Peerless in Mass. and...
Forum: High End Audio June 22nd 18, 01:05 AM Posted to rec.audio.high-end
Replies: 2
Views: 822
Posted By [email protected]
Polk Audio - Opinions?

I recall vividly attending the 1986 CES show in Las Vegas, and I
had an appointment with Matt Polk regarding some custom driver work
he was looking at: I was to meet them at their suite. Approaching...
Forum: High End Audio March 30th 18, 06:20 PM Posted to rec.audio.high-end
Replies: 9
Views: 764
Posted By [email protected]
Recommend me a valve amp to go with Quad ESL 63s

On Friday, March 30, 2018 at 10:56:35 AM UTC-4, wrote:
> So the difference between 75 watts in and 100 watts in is NOW 3 dB, but
> about 1 dB.

Sorry, that's "NOT 3dB, but 1...
Forum: High End Audio March 30th 18, 03:56 PM Posted to rec.audio.high-end
Replies: 9
Views: 764
Posted By [email protected]
Recommend me a valve amp to go with Quad ESL 63s

On Friday, March 30, 2018 at 7:55:54 AM UTC-4, Peter Wieck wrote:
> Here goes the math again - into the Quads:
>
> 1 watt = 86 dB
> 10 watts = 96 dB
> 100 watts = 106 dB
>
> 35 watts = 98 dB
> 75...
Forum: High End Audio March 30th 18, 03:00 AM Posted to rec.audio.high-end
Replies: 9
Views: 764
Posted By [email protected]
Recommend me a valve amp to go with Quad ESL 63s

On Thursday, March 29, 2018 at 1:28:43 PM UTC-4, Peter Wieck wrote:
> On Thursday, March 29, 2018 at 10:47:54 AM UTC-4, wrote:
> > I believe that it will need at least 35W per...
Forum: High End Audio March 17th 17, 09:37 PM Posted to rec.audio.high-end
Replies: 38
Views: 2,797
Posted By [email protected]
The end of R.A.H-E

On Friday, March 17, 2017 at 9:51:23 AM UTC-4, Peter Wieck wrote:
> p.s.: Every device in the inventory that once used 3055s is now
> using 3772s with the 'proper' bias adjustments. Much better,...
Forum: High End Audio March 17th 17, 12:02 PM Posted to rec.audio.high-end
Replies: 38
Views: 2,797
Posted By [email protected]
The end of R.A.H-E

On Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 6:21:52 PM UTC-4, Peter Wieck wrote:
> On Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 12:48:11 PM UTC-4, ScottW wrote:
> ould I dispute that if it were the same thing to all people.
>...
Forum: High End Audio March 17th 17, 12:01 PM Posted to rec.audio.high-end
Replies: 38
Views: 2,797
Posted By [email protected]
The end of R.A.H-E

On Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 9:32:42 AM UTC-4, Peter Wieck wrote:
> On Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 6:15:15 AM UTC-4, wrote:
> > On Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at 12:57:52 PM...
Forum: High End Audio March 16th 17, 10:15 AM Posted to rec.audio.high-end
Replies: 38
Views: 2,797
Posted By [email protected]
The end of R.A.H-E

On Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at 12:57:52 PM UTC-4, Peter Wieck wrote:
>
> Sure there are things that are exceedingly difficult to measure,
> possibly not at all, that do affect sound from audio...
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