128x128

normb

Responses from normb

Zephyr MIMC vs Hana ML
Jumped the gun on prior post. Cartridge not available after all. gonna wait, play Ortofon more, think about Lyra Delos, Hana Umami, something in between. interested in Soundsmith’s ctges, just that they’re all so low compliance.    Thanks again.  
A new way of adjusting anti skate!
Took most of my first cuppa joe this morning to parse this thread.  I seem to recall adjusting this visually after balancing my tonearm in neutral, and sort of compromising on too little vs. too much movement of the TA as I made AS adjustments at... 
Zephyr MIMC vs Hana ML
@sns - saving as in piggy bank.      
Whats on your turntable tonight?
Shelly Manne Daktari and Miles’ Jazz Track (mono)  
Zephyr MIMC vs Hana ML
Funny, I’d started out thinking about saving a few more dollars and looking for a Umami Red.  Hadn’t given any thought at all to AT. a brief online search is steering me in that direction. No hurry.     US made is a factor but most of my system ... 
Do speaker wires have to be the same length for each speaker?
As an exercise for the perennially geeked, calculating the differences in capacitance, inductance should give a few seconds of mathematical bliss - at least. intuitively, one would want as small a difference as possible (obviously),  but a few CM... 
Whats on your turntable tonight?
Shelley Manne. mannekind, manne we love, and then a count basie duke ellington “battle of the big bands” sort of.      
Whats on your turntable tonight?
Miles.  Jazz Track.  Mono. Cool.  
Your Favorite Christmas Song-One only Please-
Bob Rivers’ timeless “Chipmunks Roasting on an Open Fire.”  
What song have you played the most?
Fripp & Eno, Heavenly Music Corporation 
What were the radio stations of your youth that helped you on your music/audio journey?
WUSF FM, Tampa FL.  Spent my teen years in St. Pete, where one of my favorite things was listening to “the Underground Railroad” Saturday night at midnight.In stereo. The show opened with the sound of a steam train chuff-chuffing from left to righ... 
Whats on your turntable tonight?
Quadrophenia.  
Whats on your turntable tonight?
-Journey - Look into the Future”-John Wetton (RIP)/Phil Manzanera  
Guys, this is part of the issue I am asking about in my other thread...
1- user manual (Hifiengine has many online) for OEM part value.2- eBay, Amazon, Zoro, Grainger, lots of sources.2 major manufacturers of automotive and audio fuses (generally 1x1/4” or 5x25mm although 20mm length are also common) include Buss and ... 
Whats on your turntable tonight?
Steven Wilson.The Raven That Refused to Sing.