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re: Endless Sleep - The Obituary Thread - Marco Esquandolas
Friday on my Mind has always been a favorite of mine....
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re: Randy Jackson solo shows - Marco Esquandolas
If you ever have the chance to hang out with him, you will find he is one of the nicest people you will ever come across....
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re: Audiophile/Vinyl Thread - Post Pics, Advice, Questions, Setups, etc. - Marco Esquandolas
[quote]Marco, what equipment do you have in the shelves behind your couch on the left? [/quote] The lower section of gear resting atop the granite is an Emotiva 200w amp, which powers the 4 Polk Atrium speakers for the backyard/pool, on top of that is a Furman power filter, on top of that is th...
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re: Audiophile/Vinyl Thread - Post Pics, Advice, Questions, Setups, etc. - Marco Esquandolas
The shelves are 2" thick--maple. The wood shop built a maple multiple-ply board that was 20"x96"x2". The 8' length was then cut into (2) 24" wide and (1) 48" wide shelves, which are the 3 you see in the rack. They also lathed in the corners, and top and bottom bevels on the wood, and also dri...
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re: Lightning strike to my house fried all of my tv's - Marco Esquandolas
I had a big direct hit on July 14th of this year. It took out just about everything electronic in the house except the central A/C. Many of the coax lines in the attic were "burst"--all coax in the house was rerun as was cat6. I replaced the washer, dryer, dishwasher, microwave, stove, 7 cable boxe...
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re: Washing machine question. - Marco Esquandolas
I followed Napoleons advice and got a Speed Queen washer and dryer (my LGs were taken out in July due to a direct lighting strike to the house). They really are better...all analog!...and they wash and dry better as well....
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re: Audiophile/Vinyl Thread - Post Pics, Advice, Questions, Setups, etc. - Marco Esquandolas
One of my audio buddies who is an LSU fan and hangs out on the "other" LSU forum brought me a gift for the new room... [img]http://i.imgur.com/QOJY14A.jpg[/img] It will be displayed proudly among the LP box sets. :cheers:...
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What is the most underrated "overrated" thread? - Marco Esquandolas
...I think it's the one where overrated topic gets discussed more, thus giving it a higher rating. ...
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re: Audiophile/Vinyl Thread - Post Pics, Advice, Questions, Setups, etc. - Marco Esquandolas
No idea what the title will be, but it should be announced soon...and when you get the email from music direct, order it that same day, as they sell out quickly....
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re: LNST 69 degrees and cloudy edition - Marco Esquandolas
Drugs are bad....mmmm-kay...
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re: Most overrated band in history? - Marco Esquandolas
Phish... ...no, not really---they are the most underrated. Won't you step into the freezer? ...
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re: Audiophile/Vinyl Thread - Post Pics, Advice, Questions, Setups, etc. - Marco Esquandolas
HerbertFest08, Yes, the rack pictured is the one I built. The maple shelves were built and cut at a custom woodworking shop in old downtown Covington. I then bought 1.25" threaded rod (Acme threads) from Fastenal, and got the appropriate nuts and washers. I bought a can of satin clear coat to...
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re: Audiophile/Vinyl Thread - Post Pics, Advice, Questions, Setups, etc. - Marco Esquandolas
On now...just got it in the mail this evening...Donald Fagan--"The Nightfly" Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab Direct Metal Master, 200g, 2 LPs, 45rpm, 2017. Words can not describe how incredible this album sounds. It is probably the finest sounding piece of vinyl I own. This is one of the new ...
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re: Audiophile/Vinyl Thread - Post Pics, Advice, Questions, Setups, etc. - Marco Esquandolas
I now have the maple racks complete and the second system set up and running. --Rotel AM/FM tuner linked to giant antenna in the attic --Simaudio Supernova CD --Project Debut Carbon table --Nakamichi CR-7A cassette deck ...all connected to... --2 EICO 14 watt mono integrated amps ....
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re: LNST Fly the L - Marco Esquandolas
Buck Williams...
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re: iPad Pro 10.5 - I'm in love - Marco Esquandolas
Yep...same here. I got the 10.5 as the larger one causes me to lose the ability to hold it in one hand (by the lower right hand corner) and surf using only a thumb and taps....
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re: LNST welcome back BBMgEe edition - Marco Esquandolas
I am as well, but it's been a while since I ran through all 9 Beethoven symphonies, so I am doing just that....
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re: LNST welcome back BBMgEe edition - Marco Esquandolas
op.67 Allegro con brio Andante con moto Allegro Allegro Now onto Symphony no.6 in F major op.68--Pastorale...
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re: LNST welcome back BBMgEe edition - Marco Esquandolas
Halfway through a KIND bar and Ludwig Van Beethoven Symphony No. 5 in C Minor :cheers:...
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re: Token Ring - Marco Esquandolas
IEEE 802.5...
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