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by Nick
Thu Jan 16, 2020 4:29 pm
Forum: Buying and Selling
Topic: Hypex NCore NC400 Monoblocks
Replies: 13
Views: 159

Re: Hypex NCore NC400 Monoblocks

ed wrote:
Thu Jan 16, 2020 2:36 pm
I've just had a memory surface....wasn't Peter Comeau interested in Ncores back in the day? I seem to remember there was talk of taking WAD in that direction.
Buy what happened was Peter Comeau was the one that went in the direction (east).
by Nick
Thu Jan 16, 2020 4:28 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 11085
Views: 877840

Re: Nothing In Particular

Ray P wrote:
Thu Jan 16, 2020 3:58 pm
Nick wrote:
Thu Jan 16, 2020 9:53 am
Yep, exactly, I want a 2a3 friendly OB. Not got the Lii drivers out the box yet, may do this weekend, but as I say, I have no spare time ATM.
Interesting. So passive (series) crossovers too?
Thats the idea.
by Nick
Thu Jan 16, 2020 4:27 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 11085
Views: 877840

Re: Nothing In Particular

Yep, exactly, I want a 2a3 friendly OB. Not got the Lii drivers out the box yet, may do this weekend, but as I say, I have no spare time ATM. Nick, give me a call if you want to take up the offer of using the side frames from my OB project build with a new baffle for experimental purposes. If you s...
by Nick
Thu Jan 16, 2020 9:53 am
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 11085
Views: 877840

Re: Nothing In Particular

Yep, exactly, I want a 2a3 friendly OB. Not got the Lii drivers out the box yet, may do this weekend, but as I say, I have no spare time ATM.
by Nick
Thu Jan 16, 2020 8:20 am
Forum: Buying and Selling
Topic: Hypex NCore NC400 Monoblocks
Replies: 13
Views: 159

Re: Hypex NCore NC400 Monoblocks

Would be ideal driving the Supravox 285GMF bass helpers.
Bit of a waste though given the 285's sensitivity.
by Nick
Wed Jan 15, 2020 4:18 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 11085
Views: 877840

Re: Nothing In Particular

why I've been flailing around talking about OBs and bass reflex builds I will let you into a secret, I too, have obtained a pair of those Lii 10's with a view to making an OB out of them combined with the Supravox 285 I got secondhand via AOS. All that is something I don't have time to do, and I do...
by Nick
Wed Jan 15, 2020 1:01 pm
Forum: Your Fave Artists
Topic: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?
Replies: 3539
Views: 356424

Re: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?

Well, if you remove the "just" then she could be both, they are orthogonal after all. (And yes, my day is improved every time I have a chance to use that word). only just orthoganal..if you consider the 'fine line'.. swidt I did consider that, but that's between stupid and clever which is still onl...
by Nick
Wed Jan 15, 2020 11:38 am
Forum: Your Fave Artists
Topic: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?
Replies: 3539
Views: 356424

Re: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?

Like many others, I’ve never been quite sure if Kate Bush is a genius or just batshit crazy. This seems to provide ample evidence for both points of view. Kate Bush at the BBC 1979: www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b00k35n4 via @bbciplayer Well, if you remove the "just" then she could be both, they ar...
by Nick
Wed Jan 15, 2020 10:25 am
Forum: Computer Audio
Topic: homeplugs
Replies: 8
Views: 105

Re: homeplugs

Its not disabled in hardware is it? My old laptop has a function key sequence that turns the wifi off above and beyond the OS.
by Nick
Wed Jan 15, 2020 8:53 am
Forum: Computer Audio
Topic: homeplugs
Replies: 8
Views: 105

Re: homeplugs

lost the wi fi adapter a while back.
May be worth (If you haven't done it) installing a WiFi snooper on a phone to see if there are any channel conflicts.
by Nick
Wed Jan 15, 2020 8:48 am
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 11085
Views: 877840

Re: Nothing In Particular

and this really does seem to be a 'because I can' project that is technologically primitive compared with a modern e-bike.
And hooray for that say I :-)

Meanwhile, How is the cathode follower valve "power amp" doing Ray? Remind me again just what the advantages are?
by Nick
Tue Jan 14, 2020 9:17 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 11085
Views: 877840

Re: Nothing In Particular

Because it offers no advantages
The folk buying electric cycles may disagree.
by Nick
Tue Jan 14, 2020 9:15 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 11085
Views: 877840

Re: Nothing In Particular

No worst than a metal can full of petrol between your knees on a motorbike.
by Nick
Tue Jan 14, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 11085
Views: 877840

Re: Nothing In Particular

and the ecu took no notice.
Probably much the same as a corroded throttle cable. Its not as if the older alternative was fault free as you said in the same post.

And I believe all cars are designed such that he breaking system can overpower the engine.

You also have a clutch in those cases.
by Nick
Mon Jan 13, 2020 5:32 pm
Forum: Solid State
Topic: DIY Transistor Amp Using NVA Boards
Replies: 83
Views: 15693

Re: DIY Transistor Amp Using NVA Boards

I assume you will be isolating the transistors?