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re: Company pressuring employees to get vaccine. - Marco Esquandolas
[quote]HIPPA[/quote] ...tells me you know nothing about HIPAA...
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re: Post an unpopular music opinion - Marco Esquandolas
[quote]John Bonham was an awful drummer.[/quote] You obviously don’t play a musical instrument....
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re: Audiophile/Vinyl Thread - Post Pics, Advice, Questions, Setups, etc. - Marco Esquandolas
[quote]pheroy [/quote] My friend Jason, The Audiophile Junkie, did a 3-part YouTube system interview with “Audio Dave” in Thibadoux about 8 months ago. Dave is a good friend of mine. Here is the [link=(https://youtu.be/01rdlbNA_ls)]LINK[/link]. He has the mother of all VMPS speakers, the R...
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re: Audiophile/Vinyl Thread - Post Pics, Advice, Questions, Setups, etc. - Marco Esquandolas
My college system... Adcom GFA 535 II power amp in white Adcom GTP 500 II pre amp/tuner in white Adcom GCD 575 CD player in white Mirage M-790, later upgraded to the M3. The M-790s are still at my parents house and work beautifully. I still have my dad’s Adcom GTP 500 (in black) on a shelf i...
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re: Audiophile/Vinyl Thread - Post Pics, Advice, Questions, Setups, etc. - Marco Esquandolas
Also...check out the new Adcom amps. I had a couple back in 1991. The company is back under new ownership and building decent stuff....
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re: Audiophile/Vinyl Thread - Post Pics, Advice, Questions, Setups, etc. - Marco Esquandolas
I have an Emotiva 100w x2 stereo amp (class A/B) driving 4 Polk outdoor speakers with a pair of 1” tweeters and an 8’ in each one...I drive two off a single tap—so 4ohm load. This amp is built like a brick shithouse!...solid and heavy! And I can drive all 4 to a level that will piss off my neighbor...
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re: Audiophile/Vinyl Thread - Post Pics, Advice, Questions, Setups, etc. - Marco Esquandolas
They look a little better from the side... :lol: [img]https://i.imgur.com/3nYRa1d.jpg[/img] [img]https://i.imgur.com/SUlC5zr.jpg[/img] :cheers:...
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re: Solsbury Hill - Marco Esquandolas
...and it is in 7/4 time ...
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re: Audiophile/Vinyl Thread - Post Pics, Advice, Questions, Setups, etc. - Marco Esquandolas
[quote]Oh, snap. I looked up the Focals you mentioned and thought I saw them at around $12k so my suggestions were the wrong models / price class. [/quote] Focal had a huge (30%) price increase across the board in March of 2020. The Sopra No.1 were $12K and I believe are now around $16K...the ...
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re: Audiophile/Vinyl Thread - Post Pics, Advice, Questions, Setups, etc. - Marco Esquandolas
[quote]Birmingham [/quote] The Simaudio Evolution “Moon” CD player (in the pic in my earlier post on this page) was purchased from Mike Blair at Audio Forest back in 2006. I would stop by and shoot the shite with him whenever I was passing through B’ham. When playing Redbook CDs, it is better than...
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re: Audiophile/Vinyl Thread - Post Pics, Advice, Questions, Setups, etc. - Marco Esquandolas
It only took USPS 20 days to ship this to me!! [img]https://i.imgur.com/e21ot1B.jpg[/img] [img]https://i.imgur.com/RSEzSIQ.jpg[/img] Maybe I’ll get a chance this evening to give it a listen... :cheers:...
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re: Audiophile/Vinyl Thread - Post Pics, Advice, Questions, Setups, etc. - Marco Esquandolas
Assuming you get +/-$12K for the B&W if traded in to a dealer, what is your total budget for a new pair?...
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re: Lillian Ax at Club LA in Destin in July - Marco Esquandolas
It’s the dream of a lifetime!...
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re: Any recommendations for banjo mandolin rock groups - Marco Esquandolas
My mind was thinking violin—don’t know why...so remove SCI as a recommendation...my bad. While their music may not be your cup of tea, they hardly “suck”...now my garage band on the other hand, well, we kinda suck. :cheers:...
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re: Got out of law enforcement - Marco Esquandolas
Good for you...hope your future is rewarding....
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re: Center channel speaker intermittently quiet - Marco Esquandolas
[quote]If I were betting, I would think it is the amp in the receiver.[/quote] Could be that or the DD/DTS motherboard. ...
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re: Any recommendations for banjo mandolin rock groups - Marco Esquandolas
The Infamous Stringdusters...
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