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Brand new Technics SL-1210GR platter wobble ... disappointed!
Wow!!!"The crutchfield resident tt expert I talked to said this amount of wobble is "normal" with these tables. Which means if I exchange it, there is no guarantee of receiving a table with no visible wobble. Or if I send it to the factory, they w... 
If you had access to a time machine, what concerts would you go back to see?
tablejockey:Good thinking...After all - Mr. Peabody and Sherman did pay a visit to Beethoven.Suitable clothing (wardrobe) would take a bit of doing, but it is doable.DeKay 
How do I play YouTube music from my IMac thru my Conrad-Johnson amps?
I do not see an USB input on the Schiit DAC.DeKay 
How do I play YouTube music from my IMac thru my Conrad-Johnson amps?
Duug:Here is a blurb on USB (long) cable length.https://www.yourcablestore.com/USB-Cable-Length-Limitations-And-How-To-Break-Them_ep_42-1.html#activ...Looks like you have multiple options.DeKay 
If you had access to a time machine, what concerts would you go back to see?
In order that we be responsible audiophiles I suggest that we only time travel back to concerts that we DID NOT attend (in order to maintain time/space continuity).This said, I would like to attend good concerts by artists that I never saw live.Th... 
Worst Concerts You Have Attended ??
reubent: I was just kidding and not "trying to be funny" as our supposedly "new" member (daponte911) implies, because IT WAS FUNNY.DeKay 
Worst Concerts You Have Attended ??
The absolute worst was The Who performing @ the University of Leeds in February of 1970.DeKay 
Schumann Resonator
sokogear:The Clapton video was recorded on a Direct TV box via a dish on the roof (hard drive I'm guessing), so there was no "air" transmission involved in the playback process.I figured that comfortably lying in bed would be a good start for acce... 
Schumann Resonator
OK:I've played around with this "unit" for the past Two days...https://www.amazon.com/Generator-Ultra-Low-Frequency-Rechargeable-Screwdriver/dp/B07NP3ZGZK/ref=sr_1...=Yesterday, I placed it a few feet from my head while reading in bed and kept doz... 
Worst Concerts You Have Attended ??
The worst were always Ted Nugent and The Amboy Dukes opening up for other artists.The best was The Beatles Reunion concert performed in Iowa City, Iowa on Sunday (March 31, 1975).The following link to The Daily Iowan newspaper has a review/writeup... 
How to rewire a project tonearm
Read the first  post in the following link...https://forum.polkaudio.com/discussion/88503/poormans-tonearm-rewireThe owner used what is called a "wire snake".DeKay 
A pleading request to manufacturers of amplifiers and preamplifiers.
I have the exact same problem with door jams (constantly bang my knees/eye glass frames on them when passing through the threshhold).Life in the physical realm sucks for those of us who do not pay proper attention to the physical realm.DeKay 
New Zu Audio Soul Supreme Speakers
The "new screws" remind me of a George Gobel quote..."Did you ever get the feeling that the world was a tuxedo and you were a pair of brown shoes?"Odd choice considering the aesthetical efforts they obviously take with their products.DeKay 
Schumann Resonator
Tweak:Thanks, I ordered this one...https://www.amazon.com/Generator-Ultra-Low-Frequency-Rechargeable-Screwdriver/dp/B07NP3ZGZK/ref=sr_1...=Not certain what the screwdriver is for (needed), but hey - who doesn't need another screwdriver?DeKay 
Funny how streaming/digital still chases that analog benchmark.
testpilot:"but with a streamer plus a $15/month subscription you can access unlimited HD music.  Who’s ahead now?"I am...In that I have pretty much have everything I care to listen to on LP and CD, and I rarely like anything new* that I sample (la...