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by keepitsimplestupid
Tue Mar 05, 2019 9:07 pm
Forum: Elsewhere on the Web
Topic: What is a hi-fi forum shill.
Replies: 74
Views: 3024
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Re: What is a hi-fi forum shill.

I don't care if someone is indoctrinated by a dealer or brand, people are want to like all sorts of strange shit. But if they receive a contracted benefit as a result of their supporting a dealer or product then that's shilling. I think the grey area is awfully big. You can smell them though. It's e...
by keepitsimplestupid
Sun Mar 03, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: Elsewhere on the Web
Topic: AoS
Replies: 18424
Views: 1180197
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Re: AoS

It's never as black and white as that. You are correct for the most part and concentrations of cadmium are currently limited to <100ppm in general electronic components for a number of years, but the latest restrictions do not come in place until October this year. There are certain electronic compo...
by keepitsimplestupid
Sun Mar 03, 2019 2:02 pm
Forum: Elsewhere on the Web
Topic: POLL- Rate hi-fi forums
Replies: 22
Views: 1579
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Re: POLL- Rate hi-fi forums

Diyaudio.com for me.
by keepitsimplestupid
Sun Mar 03, 2019 1:30 am
Forum: Elsewhere on the Web
Topic: AoS
Replies: 18424
Views: 1180197
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Re: AoS

I'm with Richard here, having similarly looked at the somewhat opaque law and asked for clarification. If you manufacture goods containing cadmium, even if just assembling kits for money, you are liable for the lifetime of the product. Same goes for any none rohs parts. It's totally legal to sell th...
by keepitsimplestupid
Sun Mar 03, 2019 1:22 am
Forum: Admin-Intro-Chitchat
Topic: Forum Errors
Replies: 220
Views: 16381
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Re: Forum Errors

How often are the servers that the forum resides on rebooted?
by keepitsimplestupid
Sun Mar 03, 2019 1:20 am
Forum: General Audio
Topic: a couple of turntable restorations
Replies: 56
Views: 5134
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Re: a couple of turntable restorations

Because they'll get rim warp.
by keepitsimplestupid
Thu Feb 28, 2019 8:30 pm
Forum: Elsewhere on the Web
Topic: Audio Addicts (ex The Audio Forum)
Replies: 465
Views: 37113
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Re: Audio Addicts (ex The Audio Forum)

Give him a little credit gents, we've all gotta start somewhere, he's at the semi random swapping parts stage. Eventually he'll buy a scope, learn to use it, read some books on basic principals and who knows where he'll end up? I think he comes from a genuine love of audio and that's no bad thing. I...
by keepitsimplestupid
Tue Feb 26, 2019 1:09 am
Forum: Elsewhere on the Web
Topic: AoS
Replies: 18424
Views: 1180197
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Re: AoS

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Separated at birth
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Nice to see him in a cage.
by keepitsimplestupid
Sun Feb 24, 2019 8:25 pm
Forum: Elsewhere on the Web
Topic: AoS
Replies: 18424
Views: 1180197
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Re: AoS

Dr Bunsen Honeydew wrote:
Sun Feb 24, 2019 6:49 pm
keepitsimplestupid wrote:
Sun Feb 24, 2019 6:43 pm
I'm not looking to offend with this one, but I just assumed that Missi was a new name for 'wakefield's prog rock flouncer extroadinaire' is it actually someone else?
No he is not Andre.
Well, you could knock me down with a feather.