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  1. #21
    Join Date: Apr 2012

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    Wife: I don't know why you want all that stuff.

    Me: Are you still here?
    Mr. Tact!

    Main system: MMs/ADCs/Low output MC's/One rare Japanese SUT/One scarce British phono stage/various tonearms/hefty Japanese DD TT and hefty Japanese BD TT and small British BD TT. 4 CD players/2 jitter buster/2 DACs/Valve buffer. TVC stepped attenuator or valve pre-amp or solid state pre-amp. Current dumping power-amp or either of two Class A SS power-amp or Class A EL34 valve monos or big Japanese (part Class A) integrated. Big dual concentric speakers/Smaller dual concentric speakers/Two way British compacts and full range speakers, amongst others. And too much more to list!

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    Lol.

    I put an LP on last night and tried an Long Dog Audio phono stage that I have on demo and d'you what, she's absolutely right.

    I tried cd ( Marantz cd52se ), Streaming via my Pi but the turntable trounced them

    Moods are a strange thing eh?

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    Quote Originally Posted by mikeyb View Post
    Lol.

    I put an LP on last night and tried an Long Dog Audio phono stage that I have on demo and d'you what, she's absolutely right.

    I tried cd ( Marantz cd52se ), Streaming via my Pi but the turntable trounced them

    Moods are a strange thing eh?
    I keep telling people vinyl rules , for years and years
    Music , fills the gaps between silence !

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    you are a lucky man , mikey

    as the great man said 5000 years ago or so . " a wife of noble character is her husbands crown , but a disgracefull wife is like decay in his bones " proverbs 12v4
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    Quote Originally Posted by hifinutt View Post
    you are a lucky man , mikey
    That is one thing I know for certain, don't know what I'd do without her

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    Not seen mine for months. She's away looking after her mother. Bliss!
    Mr. Tact!

    Main system: MMs/ADCs/Low output MC's/One rare Japanese SUT/One scarce British phono stage/various tonearms/hefty Japanese DD TT and hefty Japanese BD TT and small British BD TT. 4 CD players/2 jitter buster/2 DACs/Valve buffer. TVC stepped attenuator or valve pre-amp or solid state pre-amp. Current dumping power-amp or either of two Class A SS power-amp or Class A EL34 valve monos or big Japanese (part Class A) integrated. Big dual concentric speakers/Smaller dual concentric speakers/Two way British compacts and full range speakers, amongst others. And too much more to list!

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    Quote Originally Posted by walpurgis View Post
    Not seen mine for months. She's away looking after her mother. Bliss!
    Enjoy it while you can Geoff , One day she will return
    Music , fills the gaps between silence !

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    yes , and hopefully she is not reading this !!!!
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    My wife probably buys more vinyl than me I think.

    When we met I didn't even have a record player and it was her that got me into vinyl.


    Quote Originally Posted by mikeyb View Post
    It went as follows......

    Me:

    "Thinking of selling off my turntable and just using Streaming to listen to music using the iPad to control everything.

    Do you have any objections to me selling the turntable and my record collection?"

    Wife:

    "Why would you want to sell it all – I like having the records – I think it sounds completely different to CDs or on another system."

    She talks a lot of sense that woman
    SL1210
    Jelco SA-750 & AT150 MLX,
    Firebottle phono stage,
    Jungson JA-88 amp,
    JBL L40 Speakers.
    M2tech Young dac .

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    Quote Originally Posted by mikeyb View Post
    It went as follows......

    Me:

    "Thinking of selling off my turntable and just using Streaming to listen to music using the iPad to control everything.

    Do you have any objections to me selling the turntable and my record collection?"

    Wife:

    "Why would you want to sell it all – I like having the records – I think it sounds completely different to CDs or on another system."

    She talks a lot of sense that woman
    She might be talking sense, or she might just be building up to a new handbag/dress/shoes/car etc.

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