Weather at Your House?

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  • Tony MTony M Posts: 4,052
    ^^^^^
    Yup, that's the worst time to drive and a lot of people don't know about black ice. A man passed me in the mountains and I knew there were patches of ice in the shady spots. Less than 5 min. later I drove past the man upside down in his little truck. he was spinning around slowly like a top on the shoulder. I looked at him and he at me. He was strapped in real good and upside down but when I saw his eyes looking at me the way he did, I knew he was ok. But his truck wasn't. I drove on for some reason.
    Most people just listen to music and watch movies . I am glad to be a part of a select group that tries to take our auditory and visual senses to a higher level: we EXPERIENCE them.... GOT SDA?... Got TFM ?
  • mhardy6647mhardy6647 Posts: 16,113
    edited January 13
    Tony M wrote: »
    ^^^^^
    Yup, that's the worst time to drive and a lot of people don't know about black ice. A man passed me in the mountains and I knew there were patches of ice in the shady spots. Less than 5 min. later I drove past the man upside down in his little truck. he was spinning around slowly like a top on the shoulder. I looked at him and he at me. He was strapped in real good and upside down but when I saw his eyes looking at me the way he did, I knew he was ok. But his truck wasn't. I drove on for some reason.

    And it's (almost) always a big, evil pick-em-up truck or a big fancy (or small fancy) SUV, IME.
    The laws of physics still apply to them -- or, as our electrician put it: "Four wheel drive doesn't mean four-wheel stop".

    Patty Larkin has a wonderful song about her harrowing drive in a blizzard in a rented Chevy Chevette :)



    And trucks were sliding slideways like sons of b!tches
    They were putting on tire chains, rolling into ditches
    And I crawled on by, like God was throwing the switches
    For me and that train
    "Some amps run on self bias, some amps run on fixed bias. But his amps run on confirmation bias." -- seen on audioasylum

  • Tony MTony M Posts: 4,052
    edited January 13
    Man, I like her style! Thanks. ;)

    But what was the TRAIN she was talking about?
    Most people just listen to music and watch movies . I am glad to be a part of a select group that tries to take our auditory and visual senses to a higher level: we EXPERIENCE them.... GOT SDA?... Got TFM ?
  • BlueMDPickerBlueMDPicker Old Polk Posts: 6,761
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  • BlueMDPickerBlueMDPicker Old Polk Posts: 6,761
    It's officially below freezing now... :o

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  • Mikey081057Mikey081057 Posts: 4,913
    Sun is out now and temps are rising... It hit 31 here right around sunrise.... hoping no damage... Sun feels warm....
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  • soundfreak1soundfreak1 Posts: 2,809
    It hit "phuking cold" at my house this morning.
    Main Rig:
    Krell KAV 250a biamped to mid/highs
    Parasound HCA1500A biamped to lows
    Nakamichi EC100 Active xover
    MIT exp 1 ic's
    Perreaux SA33 class A preamp
    AQ kingcobra ic's
    OPPO 83 CDP
    Lehmann audio black cube SE phono pre, Audioquest phono wire (ITA1/1)
    Denon DP-1200 TT. AToc9ML MC cart.
    Monster HTS 3600 power conditioner
    ADS L1590/2 Biamped
    MIT exps2 speaker cable
  • Mikey081057Mikey081057 Posts: 4,913
    edited February 5
    10:00 AM in SWFL 74* going to 82*

    Spectacular morning here.

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    HT:Polk LSiM 706 LSiM 705's VR3 LSiM 703's LSiM 702's| Marantz AV7702 | Sunfire TGA-7401 | Oppo BDP-103D | Sony PS4 | Directv Genie HD DVR | Samsung 64" Plasma | SVS PB13 Ultra | MIT EXP 2's (Fronts & Center)

    ManCave: Parasound Halo A23 x2 Amps Parsound Halo A21 Amp & P5 Pre | Marantz SR5011 AVR | Usher Dancer Mini-x DMD's| Usher BE-616 Center|KEF T100 Surrounds | SVS SB2000 Sub |Oppo UDP 203 | MIT Shotgun S3's | Marantz SA8004 SACD | Bluesound Node 2 | Music Hall MMF 5.3se TT w/ Soundsmith Carmen | Mytek Brooklyn DAC+ | HP Elite Slice PC |Samsung 50" SUHD TV

    Patio Polk Atrium 8's |Marantz 2252B |

    Office Bluesound Node | Audioengine P4 | Peachtree Nova 125SE |

    Closet | SDA SRS 2.3's | Monitor 5B's Yamaha M80 | Yaqin MC100B with Shuguang Treasures KT 88's & CV181Z's | Tesla E83CC's | Marantz 2385
  • dromundsdromunds Posts: 6,598
    How does -27 wind chill this morning sound to you?
  • Mikey081057Mikey081057 Posts: 4,913
    Not even close to sub tropical... Stay warm!!!
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    ManCave: Parasound Halo A23 x2 Amps Parsound Halo A21 Amp & P5 Pre | Marantz SR5011 AVR | Usher Dancer Mini-x DMD's| Usher BE-616 Center|KEF T100 Surrounds | SVS SB2000 Sub |Oppo UDP 203 | MIT Shotgun S3's | Marantz SA8004 SACD | Bluesound Node 2 | Music Hall MMF 5.3se TT w/ Soundsmith Carmen | Mytek Brooklyn DAC+ | HP Elite Slice PC |Samsung 50" SUHD TV

    Patio Polk Atrium 8's |Marantz 2252B |

    Office Bluesound Node | Audioengine P4 | Peachtree Nova 125SE |

    Closet | SDA SRS 2.3's | Monitor 5B's Yamaha M80 | Yaqin MC100B with Shuguang Treasures KT 88's & CV181Z's | Tesla E83CC's | Marantz 2385
  • nbrowsernbrowser Posts: 7,383
    dromunds wrote: »
    How does -27 wind chill this morning sound to you?

    brrrrr.
    Living room: Samsung UN55KU7000 4K UHD HDR 55 inch TV, Marantz CD6004, Pro-Ject Debut Carbon, Parasound zPhono, Mac Mini, Oppo BDP-93, XBox One S 2Tb, Kenwood DPX792BH car deck for radio purposes, Marantz SR5010 AVR, Parasound HCA-1200II, Front SDA 2 modded with Larrys Rings and RD0-194-1 tweeters, Rear Onkyo SKF-4800 Towers, Center CSiA6, BOOM Tannoy TS2.12 Sub, Audioquest Evergreen interconnects just about everywhere except from AVR to amp, MIT Terminator 4, MIT AVT3 speaker cables with extra terminals covered up Monitor 5 Jr+ in the wings for a center channel.
  • lightman1lightman1 Posts: 9,043
    10:00 AM in SWFL 74* going to 82*

    Spectacular morning here.

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    Seeing that picture makes me want to drive my bucket truck through your yard.....four times.
  • lightman1lightman1 Posts: 9,043
    HaaaaaHaaaaaa!! :D :D
  • Mikey081057Mikey081057 Posts: 4,913
    This is getting a little monotonous

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    HT:Polk LSiM 706 LSiM 705's VR3 LSiM 703's LSiM 702's| Marantz AV7702 | Sunfire TGA-7401 | Oppo BDP-103D | Sony PS4 | Directv Genie HD DVR | Samsung 64" Plasma | SVS PB13 Ultra | MIT EXP 2's (Fronts & Center)

    ManCave: Parasound Halo A23 x2 Amps Parsound Halo A21 Amp & P5 Pre | Marantz SR5011 AVR | Usher Dancer Mini-x DMD's| Usher BE-616 Center|KEF T100 Surrounds | SVS SB2000 Sub |Oppo UDP 203 | MIT Shotgun S3's | Marantz SA8004 SACD | Bluesound Node 2 | Music Hall MMF 5.3se TT w/ Soundsmith Carmen | Mytek Brooklyn DAC+ | HP Elite Slice PC |Samsung 50" SUHD TV

    Patio Polk Atrium 8's |Marantz 2252B |

    Office Bluesound Node | Audioengine P4 | Peachtree Nova 125SE |

    Closet | SDA SRS 2.3's | Monitor 5B's Yamaha M80 | Yaqin MC100B with Shuguang Treasures KT 88's & CV181Z's | Tesla E83CC's | Marantz 2385
  • deronb1deronb1 Posts: 4,155
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  • steveinazsteveinaz Posts: 17,951
    edited February 7
    We continue to get over this Winter, today will be around 74 degrees, when the average for this time of year is 63 for a high. Since I came to Arizona in 1989, this has been the mildest Winter I have experienced.
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  • chumliechumlie Posts: 8,252
    COLD !!!
  • pumpkinmanpumpkinman Posts: 5,595
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    Because I am The Pumpkinking


    A Kind Word Is An Easy Gift To Give
  • verbverb Posts: 828
    edited February 9
    Michigan. Yuk. Snowfall since yesterday: 6" More coming.
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    But at least I get to work from home today!
    2CH: Micro Seiki MB14 TT, Rotel 1580 Pre, Marantz CD6006 CDP, Carver TX8 Tuner, Carver TFM35x Amp, Furman 15PFi Power Conditioner, AQ Diamondback (version 1) RCA IC's
  • polk500polk500 Posts: 1,178
    -31C when I got up this morning with a -40C windchill had to drag the dogs out for their morning jaunt.

    Cheers
    Roger
  • Mikey081057Mikey081057 Posts: 4,913
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    HT:Polk LSiM 706 LSiM 705's VR3 LSiM 703's LSiM 702's| Marantz AV7702 | Sunfire TGA-7401 | Oppo BDP-103D | Sony PS4 | Directv Genie HD DVR | Samsung 64" Plasma | SVS PB13 Ultra | MIT EXP 2's (Fronts & Center)

    ManCave: Parasound Halo A23 x2 Amps Parsound Halo A21 Amp & P5 Pre | Marantz SR5011 AVR | Usher Dancer Mini-x DMD's| Usher BE-616 Center|KEF T100 Surrounds | SVS SB2000 Sub |Oppo UDP 203 | MIT Shotgun S3's | Marantz SA8004 SACD | Bluesound Node 2 | Music Hall MMF 5.3se TT w/ Soundsmith Carmen | Mytek Brooklyn DAC+ | HP Elite Slice PC |Samsung 50" SUHD TV

    Patio Polk Atrium 8's |Marantz 2252B |

    Office Bluesound Node | Audioengine P4 | Peachtree Nova 125SE |

    Closet | SDA SRS 2.3's | Monitor 5B's Yamaha M80 | Yaqin MC100B with Shuguang Treasures KT 88's & CV181Z's | Tesla E83CC's | Marantz 2385
  • verbverb Posts: 828
    Still snowing. Blah.
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    2CH: Micro Seiki MB14 TT, Rotel 1580 Pre, Marantz CD6006 CDP, Carver TX8 Tuner, Carver TFM35x Amp, Furman 15PFi Power Conditioner, AQ Diamondback (version 1) RCA IC's
  • verbverb Posts: 828
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    BTW you suck! :smiley: Love the wind chill factor (feels like). That NEVER happens in Michigan!
    2CH: Micro Seiki MB14 TT, Rotel 1580 Pre, Marantz CD6006 CDP, Carver TX8 Tuner, Carver TFM35x Amp, Furman 15PFi Power Conditioner, AQ Diamondback (version 1) RCA IC's
  • verbverb Posts: 828
    Big pileup in South Central Michigan: Still snowing here. Ugh.
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    2CH: Micro Seiki MB14 TT, Rotel 1580 Pre, Marantz CD6006 CDP, Carver TX8 Tuner, Carver TFM35x Amp, Furman 15PFi Power Conditioner, AQ Diamondback (version 1) RCA IC's
  • Tony MTony M Posts: 4,052
    ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ :o :o :o :o :o :o :o :s :s :s :s
    Most people just listen to music and watch movies . I am glad to be a part of a select group that tries to take our auditory and visual senses to a higher level: we EXPERIENCE them.... GOT SDA?... Got TFM ?
  • NotaSuvNotaSuv Posts: 2,441
    77 and sunny here.....................................
  • Mikey081057Mikey081057 Posts: 4,913
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    And the pool temp is up to 88
    HT:Polk LSiM 706 LSiM 705's VR3 LSiM 703's LSiM 702's| Marantz AV7702 | Sunfire TGA-7401 | Oppo BDP-103D | Sony PS4 | Directv Genie HD DVR | Samsung 64" Plasma | SVS PB13 Ultra | MIT EXP 2's (Fronts & Center)

    ManCave: Parasound Halo A23 x2 Amps Parsound Halo A21 Amp & P5 Pre | Marantz SR5011 AVR | Usher Dancer Mini-x DMD's| Usher BE-616 Center|KEF T100 Surrounds | SVS SB2000 Sub |Oppo UDP 203 | MIT Shotgun S3's | Marantz SA8004 SACD | Bluesound Node 2 | Music Hall MMF 5.3se TT w/ Soundsmith Carmen | Mytek Brooklyn DAC+ | HP Elite Slice PC |Samsung 50" SUHD TV

    Patio Polk Atrium 8's |Marantz 2252B |

    Office Bluesound Node | Audioengine P4 | Peachtree Nova 125SE |

    Closet | SDA SRS 2.3's | Monitor 5B's Yamaha M80 | Yaqin MC100B with Shuguang Treasures KT 88's & CV181Z's | Tesla E83CC's | Marantz 2385
  • gudnoyezgudnoyez Posts: 5,891
    edited February 12
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    Dug out the trucks that got plowed in and dug the peremiter of the house out a balmy -2 this morning, impending heat wave on the way upper 30's by Wednesday, time to bust out the shorts.
    Home Theater
    Parasound Halo A 31 OnkyoTX-NR838 Sony XBR55X850B 55" 4K RtiA9 Fronts CsiA6 Center RtiA3 Rears FxiA6 Side Surrounds Dual Psw 111's Oppo 105D Signal Ultra Speaker Cables & IC's Signal Magic Power Cable Technics SL Q300 Panamax MR4300 Audioquest Chocolate HDMI Cables Audioquest Forest USB Cable

    2 Channel
    Adcom 555II Vincent SA-T1 Marantz SA 15S2 Denon DR-M11 Clearaudio Bluemotion SDA 2.3tl's (Z) edition MIT Terminator II Speaker Cables & IC's Adcom 545II Adcom Gtp-450 Marantz CD5004 Technics M245X SDA 2B's, SDA CRS+

    Stuff for the Head
    JD LABS C5 Headphone Amplifier, Sennheiser HD 598, Polk Audio Buckle, Polk Audio Hinge, Velodyne vPulse, Bose IE2, Sennheiser CX 200 Street II, Sennheiser MX 365

    Shower & Off the beaten path Rigs
    Polk Audio Boom Swimmer, Polk Audio Urchin B)
  • deronb1deronb1 Posts: 4,155
    Its 72º and sunny in SW Ohio on Feb 19? Ill tale it!
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