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by savvypaul
Mon Apr 23, 2018 10:21 pm
Forum: Elsewhere on the Web
Topic: The Audio Standard Forum.
Replies: 3833
Views: 285270
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Re: The Audio Standard Forum.

The more bragging they do, the more I doubt their belief in their own design.

Firebottle jumps straight onto any thread to claim that the Vivant is better than The Paradise (and all others).

Well, put up or shut up...
by savvypaul
Mon Apr 23, 2018 10:12 pm
Forum: Elsewhere on the Web
Topic: The Audio Forum
Replies: 21
Views: 593
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Re: The Audio Forum

These days, Marco serves it on a bed of celeriac mash with caramelised Picard onions and a red wine jus...
by savvypaul
Sun Apr 22, 2018 11:15 pm
Forum: Elsewhere on the Web
Topic: The Audio Standard Forum.
Replies: 3833
Views: 285270
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Re: The Audio Standard Forum.

The claim to be correcting language for the sake of clarity rarely ever holds water...it is merely the refuge of semi-educated pedants.
by savvypaul
Sun Apr 22, 2018 6:25 pm
Forum: Elsewhere on the Web
Topic: AoS
Replies: 16776
Views: 882653
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Re: AoS

It is the need to continually pat himself on the back, and seek same from others, that is more telling...
by savvypaul
Sun Apr 22, 2018 6:21 pm
Forum: Elsewhere on the Web
Topic: The Audio Standard Forum.
Replies: 3833
Views: 285270
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Re: The Audio Standard Forum.

If you make my bake off you can hear the Q5 then...
by savvypaul
Sun Apr 22, 2018 6:18 pm
Forum: General Audio
Topic: Speaker Stands
Replies: 14
Views: 356
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Re: Speaker Stands

Light and rigid has worked best for me. With hollow 'heavy metal' stands I hear ringing and the bass goes bloated and slow. If I were going to fill your atacamas I would probably put sawdust in them to damp the ring without adding more mass. I use very light and rigid torlyte stands with my cube 1s....
by savvypaul
Sun Apr 22, 2018 11:37 am
Forum: Elsewhere on the Web
Topic: The Audio Standard Forum.
Replies: 3833
Views: 285270
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Re: The Audio Standard Forum.

I don't mind direct sellers bringing their stuff to bake-offs. In fact, they should do it more. It is real world comparison. It is the direct sellers who always avoid bake-offs that inspire most suspicion. Firey has a foot in both those camps, based on previous behaviour. Dealers and distributors, l...
by savvypaul
Sat Apr 21, 2018 11:19 pm
Forum: Elsewhere on the Web
Topic: The Audio Forum
Replies: 21
Views: 593
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Re: The Audio Forum

Hastily created, rapidly withdrawn.

Why bother?

Ego? Mischief? Self- Delusion?
by savvypaul
Sat Apr 21, 2018 6:26 pm
Forum: Elsewhere on the Web
Topic: The Audio Forum
Replies: 21
Views: 593
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Re: The Audio Forum

Should get "friendly" pretty quickly then...
by savvypaul
Sat Apr 21, 2018 6:00 pm
Forum: Elsewhere on the Web
Topic: The Audio Forum
Replies: 21
Views: 593
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Re: The Audio Forum

Ok. Thanks for sharing.

I see it's another "friendly" forum :roll: . Until someone tells him that he's wrong.

Oh, well...

:epopc: