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  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 18,711
    or Back to the Future :)

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    "It's like watching a roomful of people who couldn't get through college algebra discussing the flaws of quantum physics theory. I guess it could be fun, but it's ultimately a waste of time." -- seen on audiokarma

    "Some amps run on self bias, some amps run on fixed bias. But his amps run on confirmation bias." -- seen on audioasylum

    "Writing about hifi is like dancing about architecture" -- paraphrasing some wag (possibly Frank Zappa)
  • mrbironmrbiron Posts: 4,811
    Here's a picture of my wood.












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  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 18,711
    Good -- it's disappearin' fast up this-a-ways thanks to the crazy cold snap since Christmas (currently in remission, though).
    https://www.npr.org/2018/01/11/577453517/how-firewood-is-faring-in-vermont-after-severe-cold-spell
    "It's like watching a roomful of people who couldn't get through college algebra discussing the flaws of quantum physics theory. I guess it could be fun, but it's ultimately a waste of time." -- seen on audiokarma

    "Some amps run on self bias, some amps run on fixed bias. But his amps run on confirmation bias." -- seen on audioasylum

    "Writing about hifi is like dancing about architecture" -- paraphrasing some wag (possibly Frank Zappa)
  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 18,711
    Every man looks upon his wood pile with a kind of affection.
    -- Thoreau
    "It's like watching a roomful of people who couldn't get through college algebra discussing the flaws of quantum physics theory. I guess it could be fun, but it's ultimately a waste of time." -- seen on audiokarma

    "Some amps run on self bias, some amps run on fixed bias. But his amps run on confirmation bias." -- seen on audioasylum

    "Writing about hifi is like dancing about architecture" -- paraphrasing some wag (possibly Frank Zappa)
  • tonybtonyb Posts: 29,537
    mrbiron wrote: »
    Here's a picture of my wood.












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    Ya know....I looked at your wood....but I had one eye closed, just in case.
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  • verbverb Posts: 2,938
    Winters in Michigan always force me to put my toys to bed. But it gives me a chance to work on my speakers !!!

    http://forum.polkaudio.com/discussion/179960/another-1c-upgrade-path#latest

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  • ClipdatClipdat Posts: 4,478
    That front wheel on the first one is sweet.
    Got Dayens?
  • verbverb Posts: 2,938
    Clipdat wrote: »
    That front wheel on the first one is sweet.

    Thanks @clipdat. My first Harley. 99 Sportster has 2500 miles on it. Bought it used 5 years ago for 2 grand and since over doubled that amount with many mods. Whole new front end to accomodate the Paul Yaffe front wheel. Upgraded engine, brakes, chrome, custom bags, stupid money, etc ...

    Just picked up the 2003 Heritage Softail earlier this year. What a different ride !!!

    Love em both !!!

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  • ClipdatClipdat Posts: 4,478
    Sportster all dayyyyy
    No comparison :)
    Got Dayens?
  • FestYboyFestYboy Posts: 2,654
    edited January 12
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    When the local SWAT wants to do drills....

    They come to me (my back yard that is).
  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 18,711
    FestYboy wrote: »
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    When the local SWAT wants to do drills....

    They come to me (my back yard that is).

    As long as it's just a drill -- you don't have anything to tell us, do you?

    :)

    I vividly remember birding along the Nashua River with my wife one afternoon in Harvard, MA some years back. The other side of the river was still part of the Army's Ft. Devens. There were exercises going on. Soldiers in full battle gear running through the brush, dropping like that & firing.

    It was a little -- unnerving.

    :)

    "It's like watching a roomful of people who couldn't get through college algebra discussing the flaws of quantum physics theory. I guess it could be fun, but it's ultimately a waste of time." -- seen on audiokarma

    "Some amps run on self bias, some amps run on fixed bias. But his amps run on confirmation bias." -- seen on audioasylum

    "Writing about hifi is like dancing about architecture" -- paraphrasing some wag (possibly Frank Zappa)
  • FestYboyFestYboy Posts: 2,654
    Yeah, just an exercise. That pic was actually taken by Caety (significant other) while I was working out of state. Said an officer came to the door and asked permission to use the property. I think the only thing that bothered us about it is the fact that there's an elementary school directly across the street from us and that there may be a need for that kind of preparedness.

    I figure it this way though: it's better to have and not need than to need and not have (in this case a plan and preparation).
  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 18,711
    FestYboy wrote: »
    ... I think the only thing that bothered us about it is the fact that there's an elementary school directly across the street from us and that there may be a need for that kind of preparedness.

    I figure it this way though: it's better to have and not need than to need and not have (in this case a plan and preparation).

    That's a big 10-4.

    :|

    "It's like watching a roomful of people who couldn't get through college algebra discussing the flaws of quantum physics theory. I guess it could be fun, but it's ultimately a waste of time." -- seen on audiokarma

    "Some amps run on self bias, some amps run on fixed bias. But his amps run on confirmation bias." -- seen on audioasylum

    "Writing about hifi is like dancing about architecture" -- paraphrasing some wag (possibly Frank Zappa)
  • mrbigbluelightmrbigbluelight Posts: 7,501
    I vividly remember birding along the Nashua River with my wife one afternoon

    Uhm ......
    There were exercises going on.

    I'm not exactly sure if that's really appropriate for ....
    ..... running through the brush, dropping like that & firing.

    :o

    Well ! Yet, still .....

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  • verbverb Posts: 2,938
    Clipdat wrote: »
    Sportster all dayyyyy
    No comparison :)
    Yep that's why I decided to keep the Sporty !!! Acceleration, handling, etc., more crisp than the Heritage.
    The Heritage is a great cruiser !!! Long distance rides, lower CG, comfort, just more refined than the visceral Sportster.
    Gotta have both !!!
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    Office: PC, Marantz AMP-1, Acoustic Technologies Classic Speakers, Polk PSWi225 wireless sub, MIT AVt2 cables, IFI Purifier2, AQ Cinnamon USB cable
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  • OldmanSRSOldmanSRS Posts: 442
    nbrowser wrote: »
    A picture...of a picture...yeah I'm bored...


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    Gizmo on the left, is posting pictures on facebook again.
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  • stangman67stangman67 Posts: 780
    Listening buddy!

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  • Tony MTony M Posts: 5,855
    edited January 14
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    Most people just listen to music and watch movies. I EXPERIENCE them.
  • Tony MTony M Posts: 5,855
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    Most people just listen to music and watch movies. I EXPERIENCE them.
  • Tony MTony M Posts: 5,855
    edited January 14
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    Most people just listen to music and watch movies. I EXPERIENCE them.
  • Viking64Viking64 Posts: 3,053
    nbrowser wrote: »
    C'mon Santa Ana CA drivers...this takes some real skill. GTA V level skillz.

    Those Santa Ana winds must have been brutal over the weekend.

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Santa_Ana_winds
  • xschopxschop Posts: 853
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  • ken brydsonken brydson Posts: 7,072
    Tony M wrote: »
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  • tonybtonyb Posts: 29,537
    nbrowser wrote: »
    C'mon Santa Ana CA drivers...this takes some real skill. GTA V level skillz.

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    Could be the dude had a real bad tooth ache, given what he crashed into. If not before....definitely after. :)
    HT SYSTEM-
    Pioneer elite vhx 21
    Sony 4k BRP
    Tad 803 bookies
    Polk 500 surrounds
    Polk s35 center
    SVS SB-2000
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    Joule la-100 pre
    B&k 1403 amp
    Cary xciter dac
    Cullen modded Sonos
    ERA D5 bookies

    Cables-
    Acoustic zen Satori speaker cables
    Analysis plus crystal oval ic's
    Wireworld eclipse 7 ic's
    Audio metallurgy ga-o digital cable
  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 18,711
    I heard about that 2nd floor crash... sounds like fodder for one of those Farmers' Insurance commercials. :|


    "It's like watching a roomful of people who couldn't get through college algebra discussing the flaws of quantum physics theory. I guess it could be fun, but it's ultimately a waste of time." -- seen on audiokarma

    "Some amps run on self bias, some amps run on fixed bias. But his amps run on confirmation bias." -- seen on audioasylum

    "Writing about hifi is like dancing about architecture" -- paraphrasing some wag (possibly Frank Zappa)
  • Tony MTony M Posts: 5,855
    edited January 15
    Deleted again.

    Do you see my Facebook page when I post a picture from it?

    When I click on the link after I post it here, my page link comes up. That's why I've deleted it. Nothing too much to hide but politically incorrect info. might pop up here and there.
    Most people just listen to music and watch movies. I EXPERIENCE them.
  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 18,711
    Depending on browser: you should be able to right click on an image, choose "copy image" and then simply paste here.

    This uploads a copy to this forum's servers, assigns a URL to it, and adds "img" tags so that it's 1) hosted locally and 2) displayed.

    I do it all the time (albeit not from Facebook -- I don't "do" facebook).

    Here's an example... :)

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    original image URL:
    https://c8.staticflickr.com/4/3918/14285982279_15a7d8d1a1_b.jpg

    hotlink:

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    http://articles.chicagotribune.com/1988-10-28/entertainment/8802110267_1_speakers-matthew-polk-midrange-drivers
    "It's like watching a roomful of people who couldn't get through college algebra discussing the flaws of quantum physics theory. I guess it could be fun, but it's ultimately a waste of time." -- seen on audiokarma

    "Some amps run on self bias, some amps run on fixed bias. But his amps run on confirmation bias." -- seen on audioasylum

    "Writing about hifi is like dancing about architecture" -- paraphrasing some wag (possibly Frank Zappa)
  • Tony MTony M Posts: 5,855
    That's what I thought. I see an image on facebook and then right click. A little list of 5 things pops up. If I don't see copy picture or copy url, I click copy link. Then a littler box with a URL code pops up. I copy that. Then I paste it here. The last 2 times my page screen pops up too.

    Then when I paste the copied Picture, I must also be copying a link to my Facebook page too, because it pops up and I can click on my home or friends and it goes there too. It must be when I see LINK, don't paste it.
    Most people just listen to music and watch movies. I EXPERIENCE them.
  • Tony MTony M Posts: 5,855
    edited January 15
    This time I didn't see a url box so it was only one right click and copy link click. But then I posted it here and clickred on it, my page poped up with the picture but then my page info bar disapeared quickly. I'll try it again.

    https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=2001158949898159&set=gm.1456386431105348&type=3
    Most people just listen to music and watch movies. I EXPERIENCE them.
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