WE, THE JURY. Civilised audio and hi-fi equipment opinions & debates #003 (GROUNDING BOXES)

This is where WE ask the questions and you folks give your answers. Jury members are by invitation only. QUESTION: GROUNDING BOXES – do they work? —//— —//— David Rance Proper amp power supplies should isolate the amp circuit very well. Grounding boxes are a foo thing which can actually add rf noise into a […]

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WE, THE JURY. Civilised audio and hi-fi equipment opinions & debates #002 (RECEIVERS)

This is where WE ask the questions and you folks give your answers. Jury members are by invitation only. QUESTION: RECEIVERS: What is it about the monster 1970’s ones? —//— Stan Skatvedt Then there was the receiver that Harman/Kardon designed and built.Not monstrously powered, but truly intended to be every bit as musical as the […]

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WE, THE JURY. Civilised audio and hi-fi equipment opinions & debates #001 (COUNTRY CONFIRMATION-BIAS) updated 07/12/20

This is where WE ask the questions and you folks give your answers. Jury members are by invitation only. QUESTION: Is it probable (rather than merely possible) that when makers fine-tune (or ‘voice’) their items, they do so with a confirmation bias towards the ‘sound’ of their country? For example, a US maker of amplifiers […]

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