Jan 212017
 
First Listen: The Duelund Coherent Audio DCA20GA tinned-copper tone-wire adventure begins!

I made up pairs of 2-meter interconnects with the new Duelund Coherent Audio DCA20GA tinned-copper tone-wire with my favorite affordable RCA’s, the Switchcraft 3502AAU RCA’s, soldered together with Kester ’44’ rosin core. I made up two pairs of 2-meter interconnects with the DCA20GA, the first with pair single runs of Duelund DCA20GA pin-to-pin and ground-to-ground, and a second […]

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Jan 172017
 
Breaking News: The Duelund Coherent Audio DCA20GA Tinned-Copper Tone-Wire has arrived! Update.

It’s always an exciting day here at Jeff’s Place when something arrives from Frederik Carøe at Duelund Coherent Audio in Denmark, and in today’s case it is the arrival of the hotly anticipated Duelund Coherent Audio DCA20GA tinned-copper tone-wire! For those of you who haven’t been following the developing story of tinned-copper tone-wire, let me fill you […]

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Jan 152017
 
Positive Feedback Review Preview: The Acoustic Revive RPC-1 Power Conditioner - Power to the People!

The Acoustic Revive RPC-1 Power Supply Conditioner: Power to the people! By Jeff Day The intrigue usually starts with a message from Yoshi-san or Elia-san from the MuSon Project in Osaka, Japan, who export Japanese audio exotica to The World. Every time I get a message from Messrs. Hontani I get pretty excited, because long […]

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Jan 082017
 
Baby its cold outside! Here's a vintage audio book recommendation to warm your heart!

It’s really been snowing here, with the snow piling up, and making for nasty road conditions. The temperatures have been hovering in the single digits, but now are moving up into the balmy teens! I just put out a bunch of wild bird seed for my feathered friends, to help them out during this inhospitable cold snap, […]

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Jan 072017
 
State-of-the-System Report for January 2017. Update x 2.

It’s bright and early on Saturday morning and I’m up drinking espresso, as my custom is lately, starting my mornings with two café allongés to get the morning rolling. It works! My primary music system has achieved such a nice overall balance musically & sonically of late that I’m just sitting back, settling in, and enjoying the fruits of […]

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Dec 302016
 
Foolin' around with Altec A5 Voice of the Theatre loudspeakers on a Friday off!

I’ve got today off from work so I’m playing hi-fi games with my Altec A5 Voice of the Theatre project loudspeakers, and I have a ton of fun things to tell you about! Facebook also informed me that today is my one-year anniversary of starting my Altec A5 Voice of the Theatre project, and guess what, […]

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Dec 302016
 
Heads up! The new Duelund CAST tinned-copper capacitors will be available at Parts ConneXion starting January 3rd!

I just got a note from Chris Johnson at Parts ConneXion letting me know the first shipment of the 630V Duelund CAST tinned-copper capacitors have arrived! Chris says the 0.47uF, 1.0uF, 1.5uF, and 2.2uF 630V Duelund CAST tinned-copper capacitors are now in stock! Chris also told me that the initial production run has used up the […]

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Dec 262016
 
¸¸.•*¨*•♫♪ A Little Music For A Monday! ¸¸.•*¨*•♫♪

Christmas has come and gone, and I’m relaxing this morning drinking a little coffee and listening to some  ‘new’ music that I thought you’d like to know about. Mom gave me a copy of A Night At Birdland with the Art Blakey Quintet for a Christmas gift (thanks, Mom!), featuring Art Blakey (drums), Clifford Brown (trumpet), Lou Donaldson […]

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