Responses from raytheprinter

3/3/2015 Another San Francisco Smash and grab
Thieves know that they can be shot if they get caught in the act,and they go ahead and try to take what is not theirs anyway.Does not hurt my feelings at all when one of them gets,,,Shot! 
FYI: Audeze robbed $250K worth of gear stolen
Hope they catch the guys.They knew how to avoid the security,hmmm,,,They will start to sell the stuff ,so be on the lookout ! 
For VPI Unipivot Owners, do you use antiskating?
I use the twist the cable method on my Scout,seems to work ok. 
Whats on your turntable tonight?
It has been a long time since I have played Wynton Marsalis ,,I think it is his debut LP. I had forgotten what a beautiful Lp it is! I will play it again tonight .He was only 19! 
Your favorite LP nobody has ever heard of
Steve Harley and Cockney Rebel " A Closer Look " Love this LP,but not many others seem to have heard it ,,or like it once they have heard it. There are a few on this thread I will have to check out. 
Agree or disagree with the following statement.
Oh boy,,the clever little clock,,put out the right bait and they will come! 
Kanye West - Grammy comment, re Beck
kanye is an idiot for taking away what should have been a very proud moment for Beck,,and it was Becks moment and shithead kanye should not have been part of it.Someone said that kanye has some grammys,,I wonder how he would have felt had someone ... 
Maximizing My Turntable Experience - input reqeust
Some very good advice here.I must respectfully disagree with Effischer if he means that you need to wet clean a record before every play. A good cleaning before the first play then a good brush to keep the dust off before every play after should b... 
Why Don't More People Love Audio?
When someone checks out sites like audiogon,, they like what they see,,hmmm ,seems like a great hobby! Then they discover the,,, snake oil side of this hobby,and start to wonder about the sanity of the audiophile.As well as ,is this for real or a ... 
Shipping Heavy Speakers: Freight of FedEx
Lol,meant to write ;of course,,not -of douse 
Shipping Heavy Speakers: Freight of FedEx
I worked shipping /receiving for a while recently. Pbnaudio ,good advice! Also may want to make sure speaker boxes are centered on the pallet ( nothing hanging over or to close to edges of pallet) to keep from having another pallet or machinery ,b... 
Importance of Amplifier versus Preamp?
They are equally important .Your sound will only be as good as your weakest link.IMHO Of course! 
Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga?...Gag Me?
Thanks for the tip,ill give them a listen.As far as being weird,if I did not listen to someone because of that, I would miss out on a lot of good music and art.As Mapman said,"She looks normal for this project. That's weird! " Lol! 
Why spend megabucks on a tuner?
I have a MD FT101A I paid 350.00 for it from an audiophile that was moving back to France back in 2005.He also had a pr of speakers and speaker cables that Kevin Voecks made for him. I use my tuner on a regular basic.Mostly in the mornings with cl... 
Equalizers - don't listen to the nay sayers
I liked using the presets and EQ on Amarra