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The Vinyl Community's Mazzy's new "Cease & Desist" YouTube video.
good thread Eric, freedom of speech and easy ability to not read or reply... 
The Vinyl Community's Mazzy's new "Cease & Desist" YouTube video.
I got the apolitical blues.... Little Feat.I do wonder IF some listen to lyrics......... 
Anyone ever try to toe-out?
what happened to just trying it and reaching your own conclusion.....??????  
Speaker sensitivity vs SQ
do give some thought to the amp and speaker designer engineering an easy load and then further optimizing the amp for that load....just 5 parts in the signal path...and for the measurement camp, both measured by JAand for the flat earth science de... 
Speaker sensitivity vs SQ
nwres I could have said one designer at least gives you lower distortion with lower sensitivty as a byproduct AND an easy load. Since 1977. 
Speaker sensitivity vs SQ
there is plenty of money in a $50k plus speaker for fine drivers with best available energy in the gap Ralph, actually make that $15 k for Vandersteen Quattro, throw in built in subs w 11 bands of EQ and an easy to drive loadOne reason why Thiels ... 
JBL L300 - true myth?
everybody should own a pair of vintage JBL at some point in life.. 
Speaker sensitivity vs SQ
Also don’t confuse low sensitivity with a poorly engineered load ( bizarre phase angles, super low impedence, etc... or a bunch of series / parallel connections.... 
Speaker sensitivity vs SQ
So building a dead box.... cuts output..,,shall we go on ?the big baffle can be thought of as a 2D horn .... 
Speaker sensitivity vs SQ
Also the box flopping around also adds to output, just not in time with the note played .... 
Speaker sensitivity vs SQ
Chasing flavors of distortion aka cone breakup or the focused constructive and destructive interference of a horn does not move accurate reproduction forward. Nothing wrong with picking baskin Robbins flavor #426 if that is your thing...pistonic m... 
Whats on your turntable tonight?
Joel agree that BB is awesome  
Jazz for aficionados
California is almost as cool.. as Georgia... 
Not Thrilled with Vandersteen 2CE Sigs - where is the first place to work on?
@audioconnection @patrickdowns lovely helpful posts:-) and I have heard 2’s with the Odessy integrated, massive wall of sound.sounds like the OP has reached out to John. He is in good hands. 
Custom tuning to EVERY track?
Somebody I know has a patent on drivers that minimize back wave reflection and others on absorbing the remaining wave. Of course designers with cones flapping around out of phase to the input don’t care much about reflections unless they juice eff...