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  • mhardy6647 wrote: » There's a pair of OM-somethings in my basement* -- they're big but I don't think they're OM-9s. They're pretty decent; all of the Mirages I've heard are pretty darned pleasant to listen to. 001 by Mark Hardy, on Flickr _…
    in Om 9 Comment by FTGV November 13
  • jeremie wrote: » So no concerns running 150 watts to each the upper and lower post? I forgot to mention that the amplifiers need to have identical gain or you will end up with a frequency imbalance.
    in bi amping Comment by FTGV September 24
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    in bi amping Comment by FTGV September 24
  • jeremie wrote: » So no concerns running 150 watts to each the upper and lower post? No problem but the sonic benefits of passive bi amping are highly debatable. Also, what ohm would my amp see? 4 or 8 at each post Since there is a cr…
    in bi amping Comment by FTGV September 24
  • jeremie wrote: » So considering bi amping my 707s. So I removed the jumpers to check impedance. The bottom is 6.8 and the top post does not show anything. When I add the jumpers it show 6.8. What am I missing here? With bottom posts y…
    in bi amping Comment by FTGV September 24
  • I may pick up tickets for their Oshawa show. Hansen seems to be a capable fill in for Lou Gramm.
  • After the pile up the result was highly predictable so I switch the channel to Eskimo bowling. I was curious to see how high Alonso could finish with the black and orange bus.
    in Formula 1 Comment by FTGV September 18
  • Slapaho wrote: » Especially boiled brains. That sounds yummy.
  • txcoastal1 wrote: » I've been a proponent of integrated subs since a Wilson Audio RMAF 2013 demo with their TOTL speakers and subs playing Wilson's master HD recordings presented by Peter McGrath. Just feels like you get all the music. You hear…
  • txcoastal1 wrote: » There's your sign....nearly 25yrs to win the Cup Ouch. However the rosters of all those Merican teams that have won it since have been loaded with Canucks. We do have a few Olympic Golds to help ease the pain.
  • I have an XF1+ body I'm not using.
  • That's a long bow season. Ours starts Oct 1 and runs to Dec 31. We purchase a buck tag and enter our names into a draw. If selected the tag can be then used for buck or doe. Good luck.
  • mhardy6647 wrote: » He was (is) a Canadian National Treasure, along with Bruce Cockburn. Forget that nasal sounding guy that sang with Crosby, Stills and Nash sometimes Don't forget Stompin' Tom Connors.
  • Nice vintage setup.
  • According to the schematic it is.
  • That looks like a big'n. Be safe Ron.
  • Thanks Rich. I will have to get my read on.
    in Full of Schiit Comment by FTGV August 24
  • SCompRacer wrote: » I'm on the fence waiting for Twisted Pears newest offering. Of particular interest is a new output board he has been sitting on. I haven't been following the latest developments for some time. My interest has shifted mo…
    in Full of Schiit Comment by FTGV August 23
  • SCompRacer wrote: » Way to go Aaron! I like their design. Love that balanced out. And they paid some attention to the power supply. Shunt regs for the analog section.Nice.
    in Full of Schiit Comment by FTGV August 22
  • pitdogg2 wrote: » FTGV wrote: » pitdogg2 wrote: » Isn't that against the Geneva convention We would only use that as a last resort in a scorched earth scenario. Thanks Fred you had me worried just a smidgen... We d…
  • pitdogg2 wrote: » Isn't that against the Geneva convention We would only use that as a last resort in a scorched earth scenario.
  • megasat16 wrote: » Look at the mess at the border town in Quebec. It looks like a payback. Nah they are just sneeking over for the great poutine.
  • lightman1 wrote: » Oi! I say we invade Canada tonight! Got ahead try it! You will get your ars#s beat so bad with composite hockey sticks you will be crying for your mommies.
  • The Pass and Ayre are both expertly engineered products. The the choice between them is likely a system/ personal taste thing.
  • That large null at 80 hz that Audyessy is trying to correct is likey to be 1)the sub being out of phase with the mains2)and or crossover on sub itself set too low 3)A room induced cancelation do to subs location.
  • Apparently orange is the new black.
    in Black paint Comment by FTGV June 29
  • So then all is well Chris?
  • SCompRacer wrote: » https://media.yourdailydish.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/IntlCatDay_Ribbons.jpg RAAL,RAAL,RAAL. I have not heard them but they are much admired by the DIY loudspeaker guys. The best ribbons I have ever heard were fro…
  • heroesunplugged wrote: » Everyone I've discussed this with at Emotiva, including this tech, asks somebody else whether this amp is common ground and consistently have the same answer, but if they're asking the same person, or getting information f…
  • The Emo tech gave you great advice and the correct procedure to track down and eliminate ground loop issues. However I believe earlier you measured 14 ohms across the two negative binding posts with the ground lift switches in the ground position. I…
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