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yeah but if you dont tune them, you cant hear certain frequencies coming from the music. thats why you tune them in order so you can hear everything coming from the music. Not trying to start a flame war or anything...


No worries, mate.

I don't engage in flame wars and nothing you said would ever incite one.

That said ...

I do enjoy using a software EQ on occasion ... not lately, but it's not unheard of in so far as my listening goes.

I actually have a EQ profile for my RS1's and my GS1K's and even the old Stax system I once had as they all have their own unique sound signature and at times, I liked tailoring that sound towards a personal preference.

Of late, I haven't used an EQ setting ... past three months or so ... but I'm certainly not against it.

Best.
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I'm assuming you're referring to buying vinyl new, as I was under the impression that used vinyl is rather cheap to purchase. I agree wholeheartedly with not desiring to have to manually switch albums. It's why all of my music is on my hard drive right now .
Yup. new. I'm not too into oldies. The ones I saw were like 20-30 bucks. I think partially because they didn't fit on one LP so they came with two.
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i actualy love the whole methodology of vinyl i just love seeing a record spinning. and actualy more and more vinyl is being released now. since cd has lost its novalty. and has been proven infirior to a decent vinyl rig. now if only they could get rid of the cracle and pop of a vinyl and then the format would be perfect.

vinyl is a treat. i could never say its practical though. i like being able to store my masive library in one place and be able to listen at the touch of a button. but as it stands vinyl is fun.
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i actualy love the whole methodology of vinyl i just love seeing a record spinning. and actualy more and more vinyl is being released now. since cd has lost its novalty. and has been proven infirior to a decent vinyl rig. now if only they could get rid of the cracle and pop of a vinyl and then the format would be perfect.

vinyl is a treat. i could never say its practical though. i like being able to store my masive library in one place and be able to listen at the touch of a button. but as it stands vinyl is fun.
heh...these analog fans... always raving about how digital is inferior. I think that it isn't so much the digital; it's just that the bit-rate/etc... isn't maximum. Since vinyl still sounds better, I think its time to find a better medium for higher quality digital recordings. Like 80mins on a dvd or blu-ray.

Sorry, I just always read about how "analog is like drawing a circle, and digital is placing a grid over the circle" type of stuff. If the grid holes are smaller than a molecule, there is no difference.

I do agree though, I borrowed an LP and a 45 (lol) from my uncle. Although the crackle was worse than asio with a low buffer on my soundcard, the drums sounded soo much better. at least as far as i could tell between "pop" and "crackle". I think thats why ppl like it.
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I've got a table and a fair amount of vinyl sitting at home, but no power cord for it (uses some odd connector that sort of looks like an umbilical). My father told me the cable is at my grandmother's; hopefully I can find it next time I visit.
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My NC6's broke. The cans just stopped working. I threw them out.

I'm getting HD 202's soon, however. I found them at Dell's site. You can update me if you want
$24 at Tiger Direct . (Where I picked mine up)
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i actualy love the whole methodology of vinyl i just love seeing a record spinning. and actualy more and more vinyl is being released now. since cd has lost its novalty. and has been proven infirior to a decent vinyl rig. now if only they could get rid of the cracle and pop of a vinyl and then the format would be perfect.

vinyl is a treat. i could never say its practical though. i like being able to store my masive library in one place and be able to listen at the touch of a button. but as it stands vinyl is fun.
could not agree more

personally I have very few vinyls if I want to listen to one I go over to a friend that is a "vinyl only time of guy" and listen to his huge well maintained library of music with out the hassle of keeping the vinyls my self
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I have a handful.


currently trying to figure out how to add a logo watermark in photoshop... lol
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I have a handful.


currently trying to figure out how to add a logo watermark in photoshop... lol
The easiest way if you're looking for it to be semi-transparent is to use the Blending Options (make sure the watermark is in its own layer). You can adjust the opacity of the layer, or optionally change the layer's blend mode to Overlay or Linear Light.
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I guess my PC 350s get me into the gaming section, right?
    
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