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by keepitsimplestupid
Fri Jan 25, 2019 10:35 pm
Forum: General Audio
Topic: Class D experience
Replies: 11
Views: 786
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Re: Class D experience

The Hypex gear is very good, marginally better with a linear PSU depending if the rest of your kit is shitty mains agnostic. A friend had 989's with added ribbon tweeter and dipole subs, they sound very good at his but he and I prefer the sound of a composite chip amp as it's noticeably sweeter in t...
by keepitsimplestupid
Tue Jan 22, 2019 6:03 pm
Forum: Elsewhere on the Web
Topic: HiFi Foo Fight
Replies: 309
Views: 35266
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Re: HiFi Foo Fight

That Rock photograph, that's f-kin genius.
by keepitsimplestupid
Thu Jan 17, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: Elsewhere on the Web
Topic: The New Wigwam
Replies: 2184
Views: 206488
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Re: The New Wigwam

I'd love to go and show again, but i'll be buggered if I'm paying for a room before I know which room I'm getting. What does he think this is, bloody Brexit negotiations.
by keepitsimplestupid
Thu Jan 17, 2019 9:26 pm
Forum: Elsewhere on the Web
Topic: Madness
Replies: 13
Views: 602
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Re: Madness

So just braided wire with wide crossing areas, great, why not just put a small capacitor and an inductor on a cheap bit of cable and be done with it? FFS
by keepitsimplestupid
Wed Jan 16, 2019 10:12 pm
Forum: Elsewhere on the Web
Topic: The New Wigwam
Replies: 2184
Views: 206488
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Re: The New Wigwam

Wasn't it always James and the mods who organised it previously to pet food pete?
by keepitsimplestupid
Wed Jan 16, 2019 10:10 pm
Forum: NVA Discussions
Topic: BMU noise
Replies: 18
Views: 1040
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Re: BMU noise

and if you have more DC than that simple two cap unit can deal with try one of these, he does bare pcbs as well

https://sjostromaudio.net/cart/en/mains ... -unit.html
by keepitsimplestupid
Sat Jan 12, 2019 12:12 am
Forum: Elsewhere on the Web
Topic: The New Wigwam
Replies: 2184
Views: 206488
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Re: The New Wigwam

that's a shame it was a good day out, more time for bake offs though.
by keepitsimplestupid
Thu Jan 10, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: NVA Discussions
Topic: Right to repair.
Replies: 15
Views: 770
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Re: Right to repair.

Cars are used as the Gold Standard for open source in this issue. Most manufacturers are very open. The movement largely stems from companies like Apple suing any repairer who shows their schematics, claiming it's IP theft etc. The grey area for me is the use of (third party sourced) remanufactured ...
by keepitsimplestupid
Tue Jan 08, 2019 7:43 pm
Forum: Elsewhere on the Web
Topic: The New Wigwam
Replies: 2184
Views: 206488
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Re: The New Wigwam

Headfi is the ultimate shill site.
by keepitsimplestupid
Sun Jan 06, 2019 8:48 pm
Forum: General Audio
Topic: Grounding Boxes
Replies: 25
Views: 2296
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Re: Grounding Boxes

I think anyone gullible enough for one type of scam audio product is likely to be susceptible to others. Technical none savvy, believers of tree and sky fairies, etc etc.

There's a higher than usual % of god-botherers in the audio foo camp IME.