rodman99999

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New expensive power cord for amp and no change in sound?
Should have called the cable company.    Try before you buy!                                               EXACTLY!         There are also a number of other cable manufacturers and purveyors that allow a listening period and return policy, if ... 
New expensive power cord for amp and no change in sound?
@squared80  (et al)- Enjoy your snake oil. Anyone who says high priced power cords or speaker wire changes the sound is lying, ignorant, or a victim of confirmation bias.             Another rerun, since so many of you are a waste of keystroke... 
New expensive power cord for amp and no change in sound?
@mikhailark - ...selected to deliver power in environment full of RF interference and when performance may literally mean life or death. They would perform well in a less hostile conditions :-)      No doubt: they're selected to dependably del... 
New expensive power cord for amp and no change in sound?
@mikhailark -      I'm fairly certain; very little critical audio listening goes on in fighter planes.      However: here's something that NASA selected, to conduct power, for their portable LASERs.              https://homeaudio.analysis.plus... 
Did anyone else disconnect thier equipment due to the geomagnetic storms?
       Dryers typically run on 240V, so: I 'spose they'd get a double dose of any surge. @mahgister -      Were you affected by the 1989 Quebec Solar Outage?  
New expensive power cord for amp and no change in sound?
           For anyone ACTUALLY interested in doing some study, another rewind:         Anyone needing a rationale for experimenting with new cables in their system and/or feeling dissuaded by the Church of Denyin'tology's antiquated electrical do... 
New expensive power cord for amp and no change in sound?
     Back in March 2022: a thread about power cords and break/burn-in was started.      I hate to type, so: I'm going to copy/paste some of my speculations.      That a highly complex musical signal, MIGHT affect Poynting vectors and signal spee... 
New expensive power cord for amp and no change in sound?
                                                          Time for a rewind:      "Louis Pasteur's theory of germs is ridiculous fiction."  (Pierre Pachet, Professor of Physiology at Toulouse , 1872)       "The abdomen, the chest, and the brain ... 
A stupid question(s) about power cords
                                                 Time for a rerun:         Anyone needing a rationale for experimenting with new cables in their system and/or feeling dissuaded by the Church of Denyin'tology's antiquated electrical doctrines: ... 
A stupid question(s) about power cords
     Isn't it amusing: someone that doesn't even know what Physics considers the best electrical conductor, has the unmitigated gall to mention Science?                                              What hubris!                  A perfect example... 
A stupid question(s) about power cords
Hi, @mrdecibel -      Every cable, currently in my system, is silver (except for the 8TCs on my Subs).  ie:  1 pair) Kimber KS1030 & 1 pair) KS1130, 2) SR AC Master Coupler X pcs,  6) Zu Mother pcs and 1 pair) Analysis Plus Big Silver Ovals. ... 
A stupid question(s) about power cords
Copper is the best metal for conduction of electricity.                                   correction:        Silver is the best metal for conduction of electricity. https://www.thoughtco.com/the-most-conductive-element-606683  
can you help me narrow my speaker cables short list please?
@garebear -  You could use a coat hanger and not tell the difference, and that's a fact. ……really ; “ a coat hanger “‘.          Wow …..maybe another hobby is in order if that’s how building your system is approached.       Perhaps they mi... 
Should we care if a piece of equipment comes from a pet-free, kid-free, smoke-free home?
 ...it was the captialist with tiny hands that she had an affair with back in ’06.                                              OH,,, #45?       You DO realize: he's a rather large individual, which may make his hands appear smaller.     After... 
Should we care if a piece of equipment comes from a pet-free, kid-free, smoke-free home?
LOL!  I don't think it was autobiographical . . .       I was thinking more along the line of a blanket expose' of ALL porn stars.       Don't think they just shoot that doo-doo they do, for poo-poo, do you? I heard it was about another noto...