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by David Brook
Thu Jan 18, 2018 9:40 pm
Forum: Admin-Intro-Chitchat
Topic: The Postman / Royal Mail
Replies: 5
Views: 349
Austria

Re: The Postman / Royal Mail

I am a late riser and late worker. I don't emerge into reality until 10am. Wander down stairs to get the post to find one of their red notes that a parcel has been put in Green Recycling Bin, no other information. Well today is rubbish collection day, and the truck had been and gone = empty bin. So...
by David Brook
Thu Jan 18, 2018 9:36 pm
Forum: Elsewhere on the Web
Topic: AoS
Replies: 16465
Views: 843555
Austria

Re: AoS

I often wonder why anyone who is not a qualified electrician (maybe he is) attempts to build anything that would invalidate your house insurance if there was an explosion or other mis-hap? Its like putting in your own dedicated spur for the hifi then instead of terminating it to the wall socket as p...
by David Brook
Thu Jan 18, 2018 9:28 pm
Forum: General Audio
Topic: Boring ?
Replies: 35
Views: 824
Austria

Re: Boring ?

Dull , dull, dull. AOS, WAM, PFM, TAS they are all so dull nowadays, being honest AOS when Martin T, Nick, myself and many others were in full swing it was really good but as we all eventually got banned it became mind numbingly boring, what are you eating today or 2 words daily FFS is that really w...
by David Brook
Mon Jan 15, 2018 9:04 pm
Forum: Bake-Offs
Topic: The Yorkshire Hi-Fi Club
Replies: 26
Views: 1080
Austria

Re: The Yorkshire Hi-Fi Club

Hemmo1969 wrote:
Mon Jan 15, 2018 2:14 pm
Question for the ‘Brookmeister’.... are we retiring to a local establishment afterwards like last meet (although I missed it)

:guiness;
Of course we are, pie, chips, peas and gravy and a few pints!
by David Brook
Sun Jan 14, 2018 9:20 pm
Forum: Bake-Offs
Topic: Wonfor v Dunn Bake-off for fun
Replies: 44
Views: 1923
Austria

Re: Wonfor v Dunn Bake-off for fun

You are both welcome to use my place come up on the train the night before and we can all go out for a curry.
by David Brook
Sun Jan 14, 2018 9:18 pm
Forum: Bake-Offs
Topic: The Yorkshire Hi-Fi Club
Replies: 26
Views: 1080
Austria

Re: The Yorkshire Hi-Fi Club

One for the next bake off I expect.

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by David Brook
Sun Jan 14, 2018 9:16 pm
Forum: Elsewhere on the Web
Topic: The Audio Standard Forum.
Replies: 2924
Views: 248165
Austria

Re: The Audio Standard Forum.

When you are all referring to a 10k regenerator is that supposed to me it costs £10,000? If so you are all wrong it costs £5000 FFS :roll: I am not an electrical engineer but AFAIK most DC comes from SMPS's in the household appliances, having work done on your villages electrical supply will make kn...
by David Brook
Fri Jan 12, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: Bake-Offs
Topic: The Yorkshire Hi-Fi Club
Replies: 26
Views: 1080
Austria

Re: The Yorkshire Hi-Fi Club

Sunday 28th January.

Confirmed.
by David Brook
Thu Jan 11, 2018 10:18 pm
Forum: NVA Loans
Topic: Arkless modded Cambs Audio phono stage
Replies: 6
Views: 297
Austria

Re: Arkless modded Cambs Audio phono stage

If I had say a £50 pair of speakers and a £200 Pro-Ject deck and an old NAD amp as an example the arkwright would probably sound OK. Indeed I suspect the people who like it have mediocre systems at best (not being funny obviously as we are all different) but when I read elsewhere about the lemming l...
by David Brook
Mon Jan 08, 2018 8:58 pm
Forum: Elsewhere on the Web
Topic: PFM
Replies: 3507
Views: 206793
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Re: PFM

Ta! If you have any new ideas you are more than welcome to give them. Ignore everything said/written about you (as I do), enjoy the rest of your life (none of us are getting any younger), spend less time typing and more time doing something meaningful. Expand your horizons, do something new its a n...