Welcome to the AudioShark Forums.

Search:

Type: Posts; User: sleepysurf

Page 1 of 6 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.01 seconds.

  1. Replies
    21
    Views
    786

    Re: Watch your accounts

    Brad, is it possible your initial "notification" was really a "phishing" email (or text) that you (or your wife) clicked, which then took you to a "spoofed" Fifth Third Bank website, and got you to...
  2. Replies
    20
    Views
    637

    Re: turntable for beginner!

    Mikey Fremer himself just posted this (more or less rave) review of the Cambridge Audio Alva plug n' play turntable (with built-in phono preamp and bluetooth). It's a bit more expensive than the...
  3. Re: Actually did something right with the stock market

    For those worried about the current recession, here's an interesting graphic illustrating what typically happens after!


    https://www.audioshark.org/attachment.php?attachmentid=27789&stc=1
  4. Re: Actually did something right with the stock market

    The problem with TIMING the market is that you need to be right TWICE... when to get out, and, more importantly, when to get back in. The latter is harder than the former.

    Many "speculators" who...
  5. Re: Actually did something right with the stock market

    Academic studies have consistently shown that "TIME" in the market beats "TIMING" the market. Time will tell if your strategy really paid off. Good luck!
  6. Replies
    21
    Views
    1,259

    Re: Axpona moves to August

    As one of the show volunteers manning the registration table, I can attest there were LOTS of "snowbird" attendees, including many from the Northeast, Canada, and elsewhere! Some specifically...
  7. Replies
    142
    Views
    11,696

    Re: Florida Audio Expo - Pictures and Comments

    While volunteering at the registration desk, a middle-aged woman who attended with her husband proudly proudly proclaimed that she had her OWN two channel system comprised of tube gear, turntable,...
  8. Replies
    142
    Views
    11,696

    Re: Florida Audio Expo - Pictures and Comments

    AJ/Soundfield deserves an award for the most honest marketing!


    https://www.audioshark.org/attachment.php?attachmentid=27301&stc=1
  9. Replies
    38
    Views
    1,732

    Re: FL Expo - AudioShark Dinner

    Now we're down to 1 slot left.

    Mike (Suncoast Audio)
    Alan (sleepysurf)
    The Professor
    Bart Andeer
    Charles H
    John Chait
    A.J. (Soundfield Audio)
    Larry (Wire World)
  10. Replies
    38
    Views
    1,732

    Re: FL Expo - AudioShark Dinner

    OK, now we're up to 4 slots available.

    Mike (Suncoast Audio)
    Alan (sleepysurf)
    The Professor
    Bart Andeer
    Charles H
    John Chait
    A.J. (Soundfield Audio)
    Larry (Wire World)
  11. Replies
    38
    Views
    1,732

    Re: FL Expo - AudioShark Dinner

    Opps! Guess I assumed everybody knows "A.J." is synonymous with Soundfield Audio!
  12. Replies
    38
    Views
    1,732

    Re: FL Expo - AudioShark Dinner

    Now we're down to 3 spots left.

    Mike (Suncoast Audio)
    Alan (sleepysurf)
    Ritmo
    Jose
    The Professor
    Bart Andeer
    Charles H
    John Chait
  13. Replies
    38
    Views
    1,732

    Re: FL Expo - AudioShark Dinner

    Done! Now only 4 slots left.
  14. Replies
    38
    Views
    1,732

    Re: FL Expo - AudioShark Dinner

    Currently 25 RSVP's, so only 5 slots left.
  15. Replies
    38
    Views
    1,732

    Re: FL Expo - AudioShark Dinner

    OK, now we have 2 tables accommodating 30 total (one for 14 @ 6 PM, one for 16 @ 6:30 PM). We'll sort out seating arrangement that evening. Currently 26 RSVP's, so only 4 slots left.

    Mike...
  16. Replies
    38
    Views
    1,732

    Re: FL Expo - AudioShark Dinner

    Hah! I've been emailing Mike re this. We've booked a large table at Seasons 52 (across street from the show) on Sat for 630 PM. Unfortunately, they can only accommodate 16 max.

    Thus far we...
  17. Replies
    51
    Views
    5,029

    Re: Florida Audio Expo 2020 is sold out!

    I just searched Tripadvisor for hotels in the Tampa Westshore district, and there are many available, including some with rates as low as $120 (plus tax). Can likely find something even more...
  18. Replies
    3
    Views
    278

    Re: Loudspeakers can save the earth

    Interesting! They should also play Handel's Water Music.

    Could also use this underwater laboratory for objective measurements comparing digital vs. analog... calculating the CRF (Coral Reef Fish)...
  19. Replies
    50
    Views
    3,885

    Re: Amazon Music

    Unfortunately, the new Amazon service uses a proprietary (closed) API, so no plug-in for those of us still using Squeezebox streamers or the open source Logitech Music Server software. Guess I'll...
  20. Nelson Pass answers a question from Michael B on Steve Guttenberg video!

    Great interview! Impressive that he says Mike's name rings a bell. Perhaps Mike can get him to visit Suncoast Audio for a talk and demo!


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Prz6IpHlSg
  21. Re: Ground loop hum eliminated.............. the expensive way!

    Interestingly, the Techs that came to my house also complained about Frontier (vs. Verizon, for whom they previously worked). They both said their signal testing meters were broken, but Frontier...
  22. Re: Ground loop hum eliminated.............. the expensive way!

    Here's an updated pic which better explains the configuration.

    https://www.audioshark.org/attachment.php?attachmentid=26190&stc=1
  23. Re: Ground loop hum eliminated.............. the expensive way!

    Main coax into 2-port splitter... 1st split (50% signal loss) goes direct to Family/Listening Room (with Jensen isolator at that end), and 2nd split (also 50% signal loss) feeds into a 4-port...
  24. Re: Ground loop hum eliminated.............. the expensive way!

    FINALLY solved the ground loop hum! Neither of the fiber HDMI cables helped. Turns out, the culprit (as always suspected) was my Frontier cable coax. However, inserting a Jensen coax ground loop...
  25. Replies
    33
    Views
    12,114

    Re: What "Other" Hobbies Do You Enjoy?

    I'm also into cycling (100+ mi/wk), table tennis (intermediate player), and pickleball (novice). I also spend a lot of time studying personal finance/investing. High-end audio is my meditation.
Results 1 to 25 of 126
Page 1 of 6 1 2 3 4