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by tpetsch
2024-07-16 18:14
Forum: HiFi
Topic: Playground for practical listening exercises
Replies: 7171
Views: 5562609

Re: Playground for practical listening exercises

I can hear why people like Bouncy but Flat is more tuneful, and the ukulele is playing along better in Flat too.
by tpetsch
2024-06-07 20:17
Forum: HiFi
Topic: Playground for practical listening exercises
Replies: 7171
Views: 5562609

Re: Playground for practical listening exercises

Today marks the 1.000,002 times I have listened to Take 5. I listened to your (A) and thought nice but a bit out of tune/time especially the drumming, maybe a rough night for the drummer the night bef...
by tpetsch
2024-06-03 23:45
Forum: HiFi
Topic: Surprising systems
Replies: 16
Views: 1737

Re: Just curious

Crosly C3 ...Was surprised how this sub $100 " WITH AT3600L CARTRIDGE" -& built-in switched bypassable phono Pre -which is pretty awful BTW & should be switched to bypass- sounds. My buddy bought one ...
by tpetsch
2024-05-23 02:19
Forum: HiFi
Topic: 1986 Linn LK1/LK2
Replies: 30
Views: 5699

Re: 1986 Linn LK1/LK2

Yea, but the whole problem is when you live with a LK1/LK280 or Kairn/Klout for long a long period of time like I did/do, in fact we still have a Keltik system with 4 Klouts -my brothers now-, and I'm...
by tpetsch
2024-05-16 16:37
Forum: HiFi
Topic: Playground for practical listening exercises
Replies: 7171
Views: 5562609

Re: Playground for practical listening exercises

That's really weird, both have issues, Before falls a part when the band gets going, looses the tune. After sounds like the band somehow starts on the wrong foot, like this same piece of music is some...
by tpetsch
2024-05-13 18:27
Forum: Inside
Topic: Linn silver interconnect
Replies: 5
Views: 1185

Re: Linn silver interconnect

Good point Spannko, a lazy, dry, or cold solder job and all bets are off ...I'm currently collecting these specific vintage 5 pin to RCA interconnects from Chord Co. because their magic for Analog in ...
by tpetsch
2024-05-13 17:37
Forum: Inside
Topic: Linn silver interconnect
Replies: 5
Views: 1185

Re: Linn silver interconnect

The first time I saw the Linn Silver interconnects was packaged along with a CD12, generally speaking if your connecting something digital to a Pre it's worth trying and I personally wouldn't use Silv...
by tpetsch
2024-05-11 18:00
Forum: HiFi
Topic: Playground for practical listening exercises
Replies: 7171
Views: 5562609

Re: Playground for practical listening exercises

A for me too.
by tpetsch
2024-05-10 17:56
Forum: HiFi
Topic: Source First theory and how far to take it?
Replies: 147
Views: 130715

Re: Source First theory and how far to take it?

I also find that my system sounds best after it been raining for a little while, maybe it has to do with water saturating the soil and helping with grounding. Then the next evening after a sunny and d...
by tpetsch
2024-05-09 17:12
Forum: HiFi
Topic: Source First theory and how far to take it?
Replies: 147
Views: 130715

Re: Source First theory and how far to take it?

Thanks for sharing Hermann and glad I’m not alone. In answer to your question, the two modes reflect times when one type of musical presentation is making a lot more sense over the other, either earl...
by tpetsch
2024-05-08 17:36
Forum: HiFi
Topic: Source First theory and how far to take it?
Replies: 147
Views: 130715

Re: Source First theory and how far to take it?

Wanted to add to an existing source first thread but shocked how quickly the time has passed since the last post on this thread, back in 2011 ! OMG! Anyway, today's observation (a few years later) is...
by tpetsch
2024-05-01 18:16
Forum: HiFi
Topic: Playground for practical listening exercises
Replies: 7171
Views: 5562609

Re: Playground for practical listening exercises

Definitely A3 over B3, much more haunting & engaging, with B3 sounding a bit forced by comparison.
by tpetsch
2024-03-06 20:37
Forum: HiFi
Topic: Linn 50th Anniversary
Replies: 80
Views: 294757

Re: Linn 50th Anniversary

"Tight, F'ing tight, Linn tight & broken" :

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sOrcpsKqi4U&t
by tpetsch
2024-02-29 19:57
Forum: HiFi
Topic: Playground for practical listening exercises
Replies: 7171
Views: 5562609

Re: Playground for practical listening exercises

Listening to A & B again just now -this time I started fresh with "B" first- and I find myself just getting bogged down in B's boringly plodding along, thinking when is this song going to start? Where...
by tpetsch
2024-02-28 20:00
Forum: HiFi
Topic: Playground for practical listening exercises
Replies: 7171
Views: 5562609

Re: Playground for practical listening exercises

Went back and forth with A & C and I feel A is still the overall better performance. In other words with A I find myself simply enjoying the song as a whole, and with C I'm continually being directed ...
by tpetsch
2024-02-28 02:07
Forum: HiFi
Topic: Playground for practical listening exercises
Replies: 7171
Views: 5562609

Re: Playground for practical listening exercises

A for me too.
by tpetsch
2024-02-08 19:42
Forum: Wanted
Topic: Wanted: LP 12 OuterPlatter
Replies: 2
Views: 1232

Re: Wanted: LP 12 OuterPlatter

Might help if you say where your located, I have access to several but shipping costs may be an issue. I'm in the US.
by tpetsch
2024-02-07 01:33
Forum: Wanted
Topic: *BOUGHT* Wanted Linn Black Rca Interconnects
Replies: 6
Views: 1728

Re: Wanted Linn Black Rca Interconnects

I have several old new stock pairs, where are you located? ..I'm in the US. Hi, Europe/Austria, think the delivery costs will be too expensive. Thanks anyway. Your welcome, but Yea, that's my thinkin...
by tpetsch
2024-02-06 23:48
Forum: Wanted
Topic: *BOUGHT* Wanted Linn Black Rca Interconnects
Replies: 6
Views: 1728

Re: Wanted Linn Black Rca Interconnects

I have several old new stock pairs, where are you located? ..I'm in the US.
by tpetsch
2024-01-30 04:37
Forum: HiFi
Topic: Linn Klimax Solo 800
Replies: 15
Views: 4437

Re: Linn Klimax Solo 800

by tpetsch
2024-01-23 21:17
Forum: HiFi
Topic: Linn Keilidh Versions
Replies: 7
Views: 1979

Re: Linn Keilidh Versions

I recall at the shop many many years ago we replaced both Keltik & Keilidh tweeters with the newer ones that Linn sent us, after I installed/played them into our Aktiv Keltik demo system we all looked...
by tpetsch
2024-01-18 04:12
Forum: HiFi
Topic: Playground for practical listening exercises
Replies: 7171
Views: 5562609

Re: Playground for practical listening exercises

I just went thru all five, and as others mention 5 is a lot to compare. But I settled on No. 3, pretty quickly actually, it just shined in that way I like a little more than the others, the band was r...
by tpetsch
2024-01-16 08:07
Forum: HiFi
Topic: Playground for practical listening exercises
Replies: 7171
Views: 5562609

Re: Playground for practical listening exercises

(B) just sounds hot & overdriven now, so I pick (A), but saying that these both sound more out of tune than clip (A) did in your first A/B. So I can only assume that burning things in only made things...
by tpetsch
2024-01-14 19:58
Forum: HiFi
Topic: Playground for practical listening exercises
Replies: 7171
Views: 5562609

Re: Playground for practical listening exercises

The immediate difference for me is that Track "A" is more in tune -musicians are more on the mark- than Track "B" is.
by tpetsch
2024-01-05 22:15
Forum: HiFi
Topic: Playground for practical listening exercises
Replies: 7171
Views: 5562609

Re: Playground for practical listening exercises

The Brass is the more tuneful or the two.