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  1. jon9091 replied to the thread Tape Speed Issues - Tone Poet/BN 80th LPs.

    First, I already have a reamer that I use on records that fit too snugly. Second, what you’re talking about is completely irrelevant to the problem we’ve been discussing for the last few 6 weeks or so. Numerous people are hearing the same anomaly...

    Sep 19, 2019 at 6:34 PM
  2. latheofheaven liked AnalogJ's post in the thread Peter Gabriel - Passion 45rpm reissue..

    Oh. Sorry. Very, very good. This is definitely an improvement on originals. It's not perfect, but where it's really improved is that the music has even more room to breathe. There's space in the midrange. I recommend this overall.

    Sep 19, 2019 at 6:23 PM
  3. latheofheaven liked dastinger's post in the thread Good Deals on (part3).

    The runouts on these have BG so it was Bernie. Anyway, Bernie or Chris, it will sound great for sure. Thanks for the deal @ad180 :)

    Sep 19, 2019 at 5:37 PM
  4. jon9091 replied to the thread Tape Speed Issues - Tone Poet/BN 80th LPs.

    Yes, records that are cut off center are very annoying. I’m not going to try to fix them. I’ll just return them.

    Sep 19, 2019 at 4:42 PM
  5. jon9091 liked Kimiimacman's post in the thread Tape Speed Issues - Tone Poet/BN 80th LPs.

    I don’t really remember your clip but you could try re-recording it using your mobile phone as a sound recording rather than a YouTube placing it on one of the speakers which has the piano track if not summed or switching your preamp to mono; mic...

    Sep 19, 2019 at 4:40 PM
  6. Kyle Mooney replied to the thread Next up... Laptops!.

    That's how i do it, external HD, JRiver media running on laptop, USB into my integrated amp. I control playback with Gizmo app on my phone. Works just fine. Laptop lives on top of my stereo with screen pointed at listening chair so i can see...

    Sep 19, 2019 at 4:34 PM
  7. mahanusafa02 liked AlmostHeavenWV's post in the thread UK Charity (Thrift) Shop CD Hunting.

    I'm happy to let a stack of CDs and records build up, all waiting to be listened to. The time may come when I can't afford to buy any, so then I can catch up on what I already have.

    Sep 19, 2019 at 4:07 PM