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Episodes

The best DIY interconnect

1/18/2019
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Want to build a great sounding interconnect for your high-performance audio system? Paul shows us how and why.

Duration:00:10:44

How to connect a tape recorder up

1/17/2019
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Most preamplifiers and integrated amplifiers no longer have a tape or record output so how does one connect a vintage tape deck to a modern preamp or amplifier?

Duration:00:07:29

What makes a subwoofer musical?

1/16/2019
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Most subwoofers target the home theater marketplace rather than 2-channel audio. So, what makes a subwoofer work best in one environment or another?

Duration:00:07:46

Can speakers fill the room?

1/15/2019
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Most speakers fill a portion of the room but don’t present a huge sweet spot that can be enjoyed anywhere in the listening area. This question tasks Paul to ask if it’s possible.

Duration:00:09:33

Why do amps warm up?

1/14/2019
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Amplifiers and stereo systems sound their best after they’ve been on fort some time and have warmed up. Why is this? Paul explains why.

Duration:00:07:11

How does the IRS speaker get ear level directionality?

1/13/2019
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With floor to ceiling speaker drivers how does the Infinity IRS V achieve ear-level tweeter directionality? It seems the IRS sounds the same regardless of seating height.

Duration:00:07:18

Are high end audio systems worth it?

1/12/2019
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At age 64 is it too late to get a high end audio system? His ears aren’t what they used to be and the question is what’s going to bring the best musical pleasure at this later stage of the game.

Duration:00:06:10

Are all amplifier watts the same?

1/11/2019
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Are watts of a Bryston amplifier the same as wattage from a B and W amplifier? And if so, why does one run hotter than the other?

Duration:00:06:35

Is unamplified music the gold standard?

1/10/2019
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There’s tons of great music available today so why is unamplified music seemingly the gold standard for reviewers? Why not include more?

Duration:00:07:52

Would the IRS sound better with a tube amplifier?

1/9/2019
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The Infinity IRS V is one of the best loudspeaker systems in the world. Would it sound even better if PS Audio switched from solid state amplifiers to vacuum tube ones instead?

Duration:00:07:35

The effects of harmonics on music

1/8/2019
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Electronics adds unwanted harmonics to music and so designers work hard at eliminating them. Yet, some harmonics are welcomed as rich additions.

Duration:00:09:20

Why do people abandon their power conditioners?

1/7/2019
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It seems the typical pattern is for audiophiles to purchase expensive power conditioners only to then sell them later wishing they had never installed them.

Duration:00:09:39

Are diffusers best for audio?

1/6/2019
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There are many ways to acoustically treat a room but one of the best is called a diffuser. What are they and when should be used?

Duration:00:07:44

Direct Servo Subwoofers

1/5/2019
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There are several technologies available to designers of subwoofers who wish to implement servo systems. What are they and how do they work?

Duration:00:09:46

Is it possible to reproduce orchestral dynamics at home?

1/4/2019
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Small ensembles and groups are easy to accurately reproduce in a home stereo setting, but what about orchestral music?

Why would you use a microphone on a speaker?

1/3/2019
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When a guitar player amplifies his instrument and plays through a speaker, why do recording engineers put a microphone on that speaker instead of a direct connection?

Duration:00:04:52

Why don’t audiophiles care about recordings?

1/2/2019
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If musicians don’t care about high-end audio, why is it audiophiles don’t seem to care about quality recordings—some even listening to electronic music rather than classical.

Duration:00:07:15

Will vinyl sound identical to digital?

1/1/2019
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If you digitally copy a vinyl disc will it sound identical or will it instead have digital artifacts?

Duration:00:09:39

Does high end audio limit musical choices?

12/31/2018
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Highly resolving musical reproduction systems can be double-edged swords making the good sound great and the bad sound worse. Does this mean as audiophiles we have to limit our musical choices?

Duration:00:07:30

Why don’t your products feature a subwoofer output?

12/30/2018
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Most receivers and surround processors feature a separate sub out jack but this person wonders why high-end audio equipment doesn’t contain that.

Duration:00:05:07