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    Re: the last mile — sonore opticalRendu

    hence, the benefit of optical isolation in eliminating all upstream electrical noise from the signal.
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    Re: the last mile — sonore opticalRendu

    correct ...this type jitter is not an issue with an asynchronous DAC receiving a USB data stream. here, the DAC takes at-rest data (i.e. cached) and uses its own internal clock for conversion timing....
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    the last mile — sonore opticalRendu

    previously, my diy roon ROCK server was connected directly to my DAC via USB as described in this thread. however, with recent system changes it was necessary to move the server down to the...
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    Re: Pictures of your room

    a photo after this year's amplification upgrade and addition of an analog source.

    i think i am pretty much at the end-game point. that being said, i won't rule out the possibility of upgrading a...
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    Re: What are you listening to tonight ?

    "Though technically considered a studio album, Heavy Load Blues was recorded live in the studio at The Power Station New England on analog tape, utilizing vintage guitars, amps and other equipment to...
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    Re: What Vinyl Do You Have On The Table?

    all the good times (are past and gone) | gillian welch and dave rawlings ...great description of the recording through the lacquer cutting in the liner notes.

    two more sides of just flawless vinyl...
  7. Thread: New Preamp

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    Re: New Preamp

    amazing! congrats! ...i really with is had the knowledge to be able to build something that technically sophisticated. there is nothing more satisfying than a well executed diy project.
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    Re: A pitch too High!

    the supplied wrench that fits the lock screw is labeled "2" -- which indicates a 2mm size hex key and that key does indeed measure at 2mm. hope this helps

    when you get things all set up let me...
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    Re: A pitch too High!

    i have the same turntable. adjusting the VTA is detailed in the owners manual which is available online from clearaudio if you don't still have yours.

    setting the VTA is pretty straightforward......
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    Re: What are you listening to tonight ?

    so, what's the verdict? do you think the sound and pressing quality deliver on expectations?
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    Re: what is your tolerance for defective LPs ?

    at this point i am really only buying audiophile reissues from reputedly high quality pressing plants. even here it seems to be impossible to avoid defects...

    as an example, i recently bought an...
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    what is your tolerance for defective LPs ?

    having read a thread on this topic at another venue i though it would be informative to get thoughts on this from the AS community.

    there are few things more disappointing in the world of audio...
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    Re: What Vinyl Do You Have On The Table?

    whoa yeah!! thought the release date was mid-Dec.

    interested to hear your thoughts after listening to all 22 sides which, hopefully, are defect free!!
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    Re: Black

    no idea -- but i find this question and your avatar ...interesting :lol:

    btw: i am also partial to black [and wood] versions of gear.
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    Re: Bob’s System Evolution

    i have no idea of the history between the AS forum and rhapsody... so notwithstanding, i am happy the hear what a fellow member is up to. i find it interesting that bob has found a new corner of the...
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    Re: Bob’s System Evolution

    i agree!! i would love to visit that room ...and, bob wouldn't even have to switch on the gear although that would be a definite bonus.

    ;):D
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    Re: Pink Floyd in High Resolution

    listened to the 24/96 DSOTM on qobuz ...can't say it wowed me. the mids seemed pretty lifeless.

    but then i had just been listening to the OJC masterings of sunday at the village vanguard and waltz...
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    plan a is also vinyl, plan b is files, and in the event of power failure it is books !!
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    Re: What Vinyl Do You Have On The Table?

    analog productions 2x45 LPs re-master: eight sides of flawless vinyl ...not to mention the brilliantly reproduced cover art.

    ...mr mojo risin !!!
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    Re: What are you listening to tonight ?

    good stuff from the catskills: the felice brothers | from dreams to dust
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    Re: *NEW* Esoteric N-05XD

    can't wait to hear the report after you have run it in!

    wonder if the SQ is higher for the black version? ;):D
  22. Re: first flight to tokyo: the lost 1961 recordings ... audio tranferd from ¼” tape(?)

    well, it took a while but today i received an answer to this question from blue note support:


    "...the upcoming Art Blakey release, the mastering chain on the vinyl edition of Art Blakey’s First...
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    Re: Eagles MOFI One Step’s

    sadly, i missed the bus on these two ...as they say: you snooze, you lose
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    Re: Where does it end?

    lmao!! ...see this thread: end game audio system -- how do you know you are there?

    i was at the "my system is more than good enough" point at this time last year and was asking the very same...
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    Re: Ready to make a change

    no idea if these fit your room and amplification ...but if i were in the market for new speakers for SS amplification, QLN would be at the very top of my list. heard the mid-range prestige three...
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