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by karatestu
Tue Oct 27, 2020 9:27 pm
Forum: General Audio
Topic: My hifi is a disaster 1 problem at a time .
Replies: 847
Views: 103554
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Re: My hifi is a disaster 1 problem at a time .

You won't need to put the heating on.
by karatestu
Tue Oct 27, 2020 2:37 pm
Forum: Music
Topic: I Tried So hard Bands you've tried to get, but just don't
Replies: 31
Views: 694
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Re: I Tried So hard Bands you've tried to get, but just don't

There used to be some graffiti under one of the bridges on the A64 going in to Leeds which said "Captain Dogfart" :lol: :lol: :lol:


Used to make me chuckle when driving to the recording studio near Yorkshire TV.
by karatestu
Tue Oct 27, 2020 10:33 am
Forum: DIY
Topic: Doc modding Marantz imperial 7
Replies: 936
Views: 105310
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Re: Doc modding Marantz imperial 7

Been reading about Larsen model 4 speakers. Very odd looking things with drivers at 45 degrees. Designed for use right up against the wall which is what interested me the most.
by karatestu
Mon Oct 26, 2020 9:30 pm
Forum: Admin-Intro-Chitchat
Topic: Boozing tonight ?
Replies: 44
Views: 1491
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Re: Boozing tonight ?

San Miguel on a Monday night :shock:
by karatestu
Mon Oct 26, 2020 8:37 pm
Forum: Music
Topic: I Tried So hard Bands you've tried to get, but just don't
Replies: 31
Views: 694
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Re: I Tried So hard Bands you've tried to get, but just don't

Queen. Some of the hits are okay but I've never felt the urge to buy an album. Michael Jackson. If he comes on the radio then I turn it off. Bob Dylan. his voice just grates in my ears. Leonard Cohen - see Bob Dylan The Rolling Stones. Really tried but just do not like them. I get the Queen one. I ...
by karatestu
Mon Oct 26, 2020 4:22 pm
Forum: DIY
Topic: Doc modding Marantz imperial 7
Replies: 936
Views: 105310
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Re: Doc modding Marantz imperial 7

Hi Peter. You are quite correct, almost all tweeters are closed back so they don't interact with the mid bass. Cone tweeters are a different matter though on the whole. Dome tweeters are deeper than most panels so you have to cut a hole. But say your baffle was 5 cm thick you wouldn't have to cut al...
by karatestu
Mon Oct 26, 2020 9:07 am
Forum: General Audio
Topic: Naim Muso Qb
Replies: 5
Views: 189
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Naim Muso Qb

I had a whole evening listening to Amazon music through this £750 Naim box of tricks. Got the iPhone to connect to it eventually. It is a cube shape of approx eight inches. Very small and you could hide it in all sorts of places. What about how it sounds ? Surprisingly Good for a tiny box full of ne...
by karatestu
Sun Oct 25, 2020 9:41 pm
Forum: Music
Topic: Your last listen
Replies: 5866
Views: 719025
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Re: Your last listen

Got that. Yes it is immense.

Queens of the stone age - songs for the deaf.

Not for wimps
by karatestu
Sat Oct 24, 2020 7:38 pm
Forum: Admin-Intro-Chitchat
Topic: Boozing tonight ?
Replies: 44
Views: 1491
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Re: Boozing tonight ?

Chilling out to Metallica :lol: I like Metallica but I don't think I could chill out with it.