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by ed
Sun Oct 20, 2019 5:15 pm
Forum: Your Fave Artists
Topic: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?
Replies: 3381
Views: 303491

Re: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?

I've just discovered this singer...I heard a track on Paradise the other day with an arrangement that made me wake up from my stupour...I went out and got this album but unfortunately the track I heard is not on it...I've now got to go and get some back catalogue. This one is mastered a bit hotter t...
by ed
Sat Oct 19, 2019 6:12 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.
Replies: 526
Views: 54723

Re: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.

Greg wrote:
Sat Oct 19, 2019 5:17 pm
BSA C15. Coil ignition surely?
I don't know, it was 50 years ago!

I do know that the Garelli Capri had a magneto though..it gave me no end of trouble..went like stink for about 3 miles then just cut out and wouldn't go again for at least an hour
by ed
Sat Oct 19, 2019 2:08 pm
Forum: Your Fave Artists
Topic: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?
Replies: 3381
Views: 303491

Re: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?

Here's a little bit of 'off the wall', I hope... Sebastian(9 year old son) insisted on having dinner from the newly opened local fish and chip shop, so we obliged, and amongst the order was a chicken burger(yes I know, I'm an undercover veggie...moving on). Anyways, the burger turned out to be one o...
by ed
Sat Oct 19, 2019 1:27 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.
Replies: 526
Views: 54723

Re: The Audio-Talk Motorcycling thread.

cor Baggo, you're a tad slow off the mark here, I made the transition in 1970 when I ditched my C15 for a nifty fifty...XNK 47J...I remember it well, fabulous little machine made the run from Hitchin to Stevenage every morning for 2 years without a single complaint. Bought from Jimmy Lane's in Hitch...
by ed
Fri Oct 18, 2019 6:22 pm
Forum: Your Fave Artists
Topic: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?
Replies: 3381
Views: 303491

Re: What Are You Listening To Right This Minute?

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by ed
Thu Oct 17, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: Computer Audio
Topic: picoreplayer
Replies: 11
Views: 212

Re: picoreplayer

The Stratmangler wrote:
Thu Oct 17, 2019 7:30 pm

Reboot LMS.
You should have lots of radio options available.
please come round and talk sternly to my pi...

but seriously it's early days, I was expecting there to be features, after all I've been building 'features' all my working life so it might be payback time.
by ed
Thu Oct 17, 2019 7:15 pm
Forum: Computer Audio
Topic: picoreplayer
Replies: 11
Views: 212

Re: picoreplayer

oh yeah...'s lookin good, many thanks for that Chris... I've been listening all day, particularly like all the beeb 320 streams... the sq seems to have improved but that may be psychobabble cos it's exactly the same DAC as before except, but what I didn't notice was that all the other options in the...
by ed
Thu Oct 17, 2019 8:52 am
Forum: Computer Audio
Topic: picoreplayer
Replies: 11
Views: 212

Re: picoreplayer

hairshirt is about right.... I finally got some sound out of the pi at 11:30 pm(that's nearly 6 hours of grief, which shows you just how out of touch I am, not sure how 1st timers would cope)...the next big hurdle was configuring the output device to match the behringer usb dac....in my book it's kn...
by ed
Wed Oct 16, 2019 10:54 pm
Forum: Computer Audio
Topic: picoreplayer
Replies: 11
Views: 212

Re: picoreplayer

this is what worked for me...I really don't understand this, and I've spent hours searching for some clue this afternoon...
lms1.jpg
by ed
Wed Oct 16, 2019 10:37 pm
Forum: Computer Audio
Topic: picoreplayer
Replies: 11
Views: 212

Re: picoreplayer

sassenfrassencursinclaudehopper.......gee maw fetch ma gun.

many thanks Simon...I was going to put the damned thing in the bin.....you're right it makes no sense at all, but it works!
by ed
Wed Oct 16, 2019 8:46 pm
Forum: Computer Audio
Topic: picoreplayer
Replies: 11
Views: 212

picoreplayer

I received the last item in the great chain saga for introducing a pi3 and picoreplayer..it was 3amp power supply with usb micro plug..doh! anyway...I've spent the last 3 hours trying to get the damned thing to work: 1.downloaded and installed picoreplayer and booted the pi 2. loaded squeezelite 3. ...
by ed
Wed Oct 16, 2019 1:15 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 10736
Views: 788752

Re: Nothing In Particular

has anybody got a virgin PAYG sim? I have, and got an email this morning to say they're changing the deal.... it says ...you get up to 200 minutes per day for £2...that's the min charge..if you make 1 call for 2 minutes it's still £2 if you use more than 200 minutes in a day then it reverts to 1p pe...
by ed
Tue Oct 15, 2019 7:38 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Nothing In Particular
Replies: 10736
Views: 788752

Re: Nothing In Particular

I had this when I was making speakers: https://www.sipuk.co.uk/sip-01489-14-two-speed-band-saw-1000w.html although if memory serves it was 2hp and it had a stand with a cabinet in it, although that's deffo the same model number. It was a brilliant machine and I was sad to let it go. A word to the wi...
by ed
Tue Oct 15, 2019 10:57 am
Forum: Computer Audio
Topic: music subscriptions
Replies: 2
Views: 89

music subscriptions

has anybody got a feel for the best value subscription service?
is the amazon music unlimited any good?
by ed
Sun Oct 13, 2019 1:26 pm
Forum: Assorted Stuff
Topic: Speaker design/test software
Replies: 15
Views: 1218

Re: Speaker design/test software

my bad...there is deffo midi on the 1820..must have had a senior moment when I last looked.

thanks..I will definitely consider it again cos it looks like it's got identical capability to the echo i/f.