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Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #1652: It is great to hear from Clark by AOK_Farmer on 2018-09-03 
Browse the content of the threads in new Window  Thread: It’s mad, mad, mad... electricity. in Audio Discussions  1766 Replies 
and tracing the polarity back to your electrical service can prove useful, even more so  if you have 3 phase power. I’m sure this has been covered but I’ve been away a while....

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #167: Dissonance and complexity... by AOK_Farmer on 2013-11-12 
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Yes winemakers go for complexity of flavor tones just as musical composers may go for complexity of musical tone and you are not far off in one way to go about it in the wine cellar. But you are talking about the composition not the consumption event...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #165: Injection Channel and wine glass selection by AOK_Farmer on 2013-11-11 
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I thought about this a lot and I think the shape/size of the glass similarly allows the winemakers intent to be properly expressed. It's considered by many to be a small thing, but in fine wine like music the small things are necessary to transmit th...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #163: Moron -o- phonic by AOK_Farmer on 2013-11-11 
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I've been using injection channel in monophonic systems and am more inspired by the musical ideas than ever. Thanks for creating the path, Cat.Farmer...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #2: Fundamental Channel by AOK_Farmer on 2011-01-01 
Browse the content of the threads in new Window  Thread: JBL 2490 mid-range driver in Horn-Loaded Speakers  10 Replies 
Is that the same as the melody range? Defined per this discussion:http://www.goodsoundclub.com/Forums/ShowPost.aspx?postID=1421#1421Where is the fundamental range in relation to the melody range? Low C is 128 Hz. and it seems to me low C is in the me...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #27: Mazel Tov Koshka by AOK_Farmer on 2010-12-31 
Browse the content of the threads in new Window  Thread: Summary: my/your audio: year by year in Audio Discussions  44 Replies 
2011 will be a busy audio year for me. I will have a nice large space 28 feet x 20 feet x 11 feet which I am free to modify for audio. The walls are 150 years old irregular stone the floor is cement and the ceiling is composed of structural...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #4: Try the Vocal works of Ligeti by AOK_Farmer on 2010-12-28 
Browse the content of the threads in new Window  Thread: Harmonies for Bosch’s Garden needed.... in Musical Discussions  3 Replies 
They too are small pieces and not encompassing but they definitely strike the proper *pose*Steve...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #2: Did you find it? by AOK_Farmer on 2010-12-27 
Browse the content of the threads in new Window  Thread: Weber’s "Andante e Rondo Ungarese"? in Musical Discussions  1 Replies 
?Steve...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #33: If you lost hearing in one ear... by AOK_Farmer on 2010-12-27 
Browse the content of the threads in new Window  Thread: A new 'chic' foolishness about mono systems in Audio For Dummies ™  48 Replies 
Do you think you would lose the ability to hear stereo properly and that for the Van Gogh type person Mono is as sufficient as stereo? I am not sure that there is, deep down, that much of a difference between properly implemented mono and properly im...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #297: "A railing like piano keys" - Pietro Crespi by AOK_Farmer on 2010-12-26 
Browse the content of the threads in new Window  Thread: Romy The Cat's new Listening Room in Audio Discussions  478 Replies 
Very nice visual metaphor.Steve...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #30: If we lived in triangular rooms... by AOK_Farmer on 2010-12-26 
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We might well have settled with Mono.If we lived in octagonal rooms we might have settled on 3 channels.Maybe it is about the rectangular rooms we live in that we choose stereo? What if we lived in round rooms?  Something to think about ;-)Steve...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #4: *House Style* is artistic integrity. by AOK_Farmer on 2010-12-26 
Browse the content of the threads in new Window  Thread: Who has best sound in High-End Audio? in Playback Listening  7 Replies 
*House style*, whether couture, wine, symphonic composition, or something specific such as Romy's audio construction is a logical consistency between products from a given manufacturer due to that manufacturer's take on the art form. I would argu...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #2: 2/3 of the humanity removed... by AOK_Farmer on 2010-12-24 
Browse the content of the threads in new Window  Thread: Orchestra of 32 Loudspeakers - how do you feel about it? in Playback Listening  4 Replies 
3/4 if you include the instrument makers art. Just the composer left.Of course one alternative to funding the arts is to give up on expensive and ambitious art. Steve...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #142: Further along with injection channel. by AOK_Farmer on 2010-12-22 
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Now that I have the Omega injection channel phase aligned I am finding it extremely interesting. I think I want 3 or 4 injection channel drivers/arrangements for the different types of music. The Omega works great for vocal and woodwind (which I list...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #6: Looks like a T.T. stockist's showroom... by AOK_Farmer on 2010-12-22 
Browse the content of the threads in new Window  Thread: Pham Thanh Cuong's playback from Vietnam. in Horn-Loaded Speakers  6 Replies 
From a shoppe that requires you to be a Fortune 500 CEO or a haute couture house owner to get in.I dont know why you are trying to fit that system into a serious discussion. There are turntables where your feet go :-)Actually I know why. How many *se...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #673: Chemical Noise by AOK_Farmer on 2010-12-20 
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I think that it would be informative and interesting to amplify and record the chemical noise of different types of batteries and then place this recorded noise at say +20 dB to the noise floor on a music recording and see how advanced listeners reac...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #671: Perhaps a tungsten flywheel? by AOK_Farmer on 2010-12-20 
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If in the basement next to the failed Chevy Volt battery experiment and my fresh grave you had a massive flywheel spinning at a constant velocity powered by a motor attached to the grid and then used magnets embedded in the flywheel to regenerate the...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #140: Injection channel redux by AOK_Farmer on 2010-12-19 
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Here's what I've been trying. 8 ohm 4.5 inch full range Omega driver in a 0.35 cu ft sealed box and 6 mH coil 200 Hz electrical crossover. The main speaker is JBL Array 1000. This full range driver has my favorite *tone* of all I ha...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #2: Specs of the Halo by AOK_Farmer on 2010-12-19 
Browse the content of the threads in new Window  Thread: John Curl’s new phonostage. in Analog Playback  1 Replies 
         Phono Input Impedance        MM setting: 47k ohm        MC setting: 47k ohm or 100 ohm        Output Impedance        Unbalanced: < 100 ohm        Balanced: < 100 ohm per leg        Input Sensitivity at 1 kHz        MM: 4mV in for ...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #57: Vox Aeternae... by AOK_Farmer on 2010-12-17 
Browse the content of the threads in new Window  Thread: Bruckner, me and the Seventh in Musical Discussions  81 Replies 
No one is even going to mention the Motets, Masses and jewel Te Deum? Seems to me that to get the Bruckner's musical ideas you have to understand his development from Contrapuntal organ --> Choral works --> Symphonies and the corresponding evol...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #2: The applause isn't the only circus... by AOK_Farmer on 2010-12-14 
Browse the content of the threads in new Window  Thread: The silence after coda in Playback Listening  1 Replies 
The silence after the performance, or in your mind during performance if you can pull it off, is the place where the music can freely communicate without the distractive fury and bombast of the sound. Maybe that's why the silence (nominal acoustic pr...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #645: A clue by AOK_Farmer on 2010-12-11 
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"but it highly likely that PurePower buttery does stay online during the unit run from AC"That's all I am saying also! My idea is ONLY that PP changed the degree to which the equipment *sees* the AC source instead of the battery source. How isolate...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #643: A Solution by AOK_Farmer on 2010-12-11 
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You are eating the best food in the world and then complaining that the salt doesn't taste right. Well I simply point you a way to a lifetime supply of the best Dead Sea Salt.This is an exceedingly practical solution to your problem. And a variation ...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #638: The journey, not the destination. by AOK_Farmer on 2010-12-10 
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PP is a toy compared to what is needed.A. Buy a damn Chevy Volt.B. Carefully remove the beautiful battery and it's 115v 60Hz AC charging system.C. Install in the battery in your basement and connect it to a DC --> 115v 60Hz AC generator.D. 40 mile...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #633: Topology. by AOK_Farmer on 2010-12-10 
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You have to find out what the topology of PP's working power conditioner is. To build around a brand is to repeat the mistake of assuming a brand is a topology.Steve...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #631: Our life energy systems are chemical... by AOK_Farmer on 2010-12-08 
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and therefore I imagine within us is the chemical noise of the creation of that energy (phosphorylation and ADP --> ATP and NAD -->NADH+ electron transfer). So why not the (perhaps) similar chemical noise of the PP's battery chemical electron t...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #627: Battery --> 60Hz 120V rms converter --> dedicated lines by AOK_Farmer on 2010-12-08 
Browse the content of the threads in new Window  Thread: It’s mad, mad, mad... electricity. in Audio Discussions  1766 Replies 
I meant this scheme. Have the converter start at 105v when turned on and increase to 120v as a nice soft start for the tubes perhaps. Anything is possible with such a set up. I do think that audio is/will benefit greatly from all the technological pu...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #623: Buy a Chevy Volt... rip out the battery pack... by AOK_Farmer on 2010-12-08 
Browse the content of the threads in new Window  Thread: It’s mad, mad, mad... electricity. in Audio Discussions  1766 Replies 
Et Voila! Perfect sound forever.I am ready for a subwoofer sized battery pack by the house electrical service feeding the audio dedicated lines. Whats wrong with this solution? It doesn't exist yet? Heck, $15k in the grand scheme of things...Steve...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #620: But it sounds good from the battery... by AOK_Farmer on 2010-12-07 
Browse the content of the threads in new Window  Thread: It’s mad, mad, mad... electricity. in Audio Discussions  1766 Replies 
Hey Bud,Are you saying that the battery materials are less limited in fast dynamic potential energy release than the capacitor materials? I thought batteries had far greater materials limitations compared to capacitors in regards to fast potential re...

Read the Post in new Window Read the Post in Threaded view  Post #293: Bruckner and Counterpoint by AOK_Farmer on 2010-12-05 
Browse the content of the threads in new Window  Thread: Romy The Cat's new Listening Room in Audio Discussions  478 Replies 
Uni,There is a Bruckner Motet in that stained glass I posted. You will have to turn off the amplifiers to hear it. Listen to the space with that glass in it. Don't you hear the Bruckner's contrapuntal modes loading the room? You don't need a sound to...
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