Responses from willy-t

Who will soon be going to a live concert?
Here’s the facts2020 flu 38,000,000 cases 22,000 deaths2020 Covid 30,000,000 cases600,000 + deaths and countingcome on now!  
Critical listening and altered states
Even the right CBD will make your hearing more acute like THC does 
If Power Cords Don't Matter...
As we all know high end audio or the obsession for audio perfection, is an ocd hobby. I think we can all agree on that. I am included in the above label. The topic of power cords is pretty simple.   If your ocd obsession is not strong enough to st... 
Record Cleaning Machines
I have been using the Elmasonic P60H which works at 37hz/80 with tegrakleen as a solutiondistilled rinse after cleaningAn online professional record cleaning service led me straight to this machine.  15 minutes per record with 37/80 sweep has prod... 
Ultrasonic LP Cleaning vs. “Thread Type” Cleaning (Keith Monks/Loricraft/etc.)
To Rhoades 98Elmasonic P60Hpurchased from Elmasonic USA direct at Elmatrasonic.comvinylstack .com  for rotary partsdistilled water and Tegrakleen15 drops per batch.  Washes at least 30 records.   
Ultrasonic LP Cleaning vs. “Thread Type” Cleaning (Keith Monks/Loricraft/etc.)
I followed an online record cleaning service advise and got the Elmasonic machine  and a Record Stack rotary  The Elmasonic used 2 frequencies and bounces from one to the other during the process.  Once done I use a distilled water rinse and then ... 
Rack recommendations
Hold out for a used Solid Steelmiddle of their line and up are excellentI landed a walnut 4 shelf and was floored by the isolation improvementgood luckWill 
What is your favorite album cover?
The Zombies Odessey and Oracle Perfect for the times! 
Pure analog system with high power
Best bang for the watt/buckParasound A21+ AmpParasound JC2 Preamp both for less than $4kReally good solid state equipment and resale is very good as wellthis system will drive nearly any speakerGood luck Willy-T 
Cat Scratch Fever?
FactsIn 2020 39,000,000 contracted the Flu.   20,000 diedFeb 2020 to Feb 2021 29,000,000 contracted Covid 520,000 diedSad but true 
What phono preamp are you using?
HelloI went through multiple phono pre’s before I popped on a Sutherland 20/20 with Lyra Delos cart.  If you want super quiet low noise and have potential for hum,the Sutherland is a good choice.  This is a great combo and I also just replaced a S... 
Tinnitus sufferer: is it the speakers or the 24bits/192kHz
Hey Sorendo you remember the dose and or purity of the Ginko?Ive tried it but it always gave me a headacheTablejockeyYes cbd will help the intensity.I have tried a number of them and the brand mentioned above was the only one that I could feel the... 
Tinnitus sufferer: is it the speakers or the 24bits/192kHz
HelloI too suffer from this condition and have found one thing that actually gives some relief and lowers the ringing Charlottes Webb cbd cbd is suppose to relax or dull your central nervous system and I believe this actually is how it reduces the... 
Back to vinyl need phono stage help!
Sutherland 20/20 with linear power supply for around $2200 lots of gain and impedance options super quiet and made inUSA. Have owned one for about 6 months and have had no issues and am very pleased good luckwilly-T 
New Hobby Ultrasonic Record Cleaning
Versa-Clean is a pharmaceutical plastic cleaner and a whole liter is $19.36 Amazoni have used several solutions and 3 tablespoons per 1.5 gallons of distilled water is doing a great job and not costing a lot Willy-T