jerroot

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Your favourite music movie?
Cinema Paradiso - Ennio MorriconeAnatomy of a Murder - Duke EllingtonOne From the Heart - Tom Waits & Crystal GayleThe Moderns - Mark Isham and othersDas Boot - Klaus Doldinger+1 for:The Umbrellas of CherbourgGlory - James Horner 
Does anyone use wood for vibration control?
I built a custom rack with wood shelves using a vintage, heavy and stable welded iron frame I found at auction. The supporting brackets are simple 90 degree L bars welded to corner verticals. I needed to isolate all three shelves from direct conta... 
Hal Blaine
Thanks for everything Hal. Well, nearly everything. 
When do you turn off the tubes?
Everything gets shut down if I take a break of more than an hour or so, or if I leave the house. 
Any thoughts on Sugarcube device
I do. I have no time right now to forward my thoughts, which are mostly very positive. Will do so later, but for now do you have any specific questions you'd like answered?Jerry 
What is the first album you purchased, and do you still have it?
....and i did format my post above properly with spaces and new lines. 
What is the first album you purchased, and do you still have it?
"Wheatfield Soul"The Guess Who1969My original copy mysteriously disappeared from my collection sometime in the mid to late seventies.There's an idea for a thread...."LPs gone missing." I keep a list somewhere of the departed which numbers around f... 
HUMIDITY
Oh...Not to mention the static electricity issues you'd have below 30%. 
HUMIDITY
0%??Good luck with that.The relative humidity in Death Valley is currently 6%! 
Can you shoot me 2 VINYL albums that cost
Janis Ian - Breaking Silence (Analog Productions) 
PRIMALUNA OR ROGUE AUDIO
I cannot address the merits of the Primaluna, but I love my M-180s.They drove my formerly owned, difficult to drive Totem Mani-2s with ease which is no small feat for tubed amps. I am now running Harbeth 30.1s, and the combination has me right whe... 
LP ? Undersized spindle hole.
This question was asked in a post a few years back.This was my solution at the time. Still is... I've had quite a few new LPs with spindle holes that were a very tight fit and would bind on my VPI HW-17 RCM. The $12 answer was in my shop, a T h... 
Wow moments while listening to vinyl records
These come to mind quickly.They're in my section of reference LPs which I go to when I want to hear (or show off) what my system is capable of....Beatles - Love   Apple 0946 379 808 11Janis Ian - Breaking Silence   Analog Productions APP 027Gillia... 
Isolation stands: snakeoil?
I am unwilling to issue an opinion until we all agree that snake oil is two words. 
Speakers (and system) for a small-ish room
I cannot recommend highly enough that you grab those Harbeths....now!More than a fair price if they're in good shape.