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Everything you ever wanted to know about audio, music and its reproduction is here. PS Audio co-founder and CEO Paul McGowan shares his more than 40 years of high-end audio experience, stories, interviews, and hilarious tales in this one-of-a-kind podcast. Ohm's Law is produced by PS Audio and presented ad-free for the community. Subscribe through your phone's podcast app and get the latest each day. And please, leave us a rating so others will join in.

Everything you ever wanted to know about audio, music and its reproduction is here. PS Audio co-founder and CEO Paul McGowan shares his more than 40 years of high-end audio experience, stories, interviews, and hilarious tales in this one-of-a-kind podcast. Ohm's Law is produced by PS Audio and presented ad-free for the community. Subscribe through your phone's podcast app and get the latest each day. And please, leave us a rating so others will join in.

Location:

United States

Description:

Everything you ever wanted to know about audio, music and its reproduction is here. PS Audio co-founder and CEO Paul McGowan shares his more than 40 years of high-end audio experience, stories, interviews, and hilarious tales in this one-of-a-kind podcast. Ohm's Law is produced by PS Audio and presented ad-free for the community. Subscribe through your phone's podcast app and get the latest each day. And please, leave us a rating so others will join in.

Twitter:

@psaudio

Language:

English

Contact:

7204068946


Episodes

Does vinyl add distortion?

2/24/2021
If a digital audio copy of vinyl carries with it the “sound” of vinyl, does that mean vinyl is distorted?

Duration:00:07:11

Audiophile surge protectors

2/23/2021
It can be important to protect your audio system from surges and spikes but in so doing, we can often make worse the way they sound. How to get an audiophile surge protector without spending a lot of money.

Duration:00:06:00

Subwoofer driver sizes

2/22/2021
What difference does the subwoofer’s driver size make? Is an 8″, 12″, or even larger woofer alright to use in a smaller room?

Duration:00:05:34

Do bigger transformers sound better?

2/22/2021
If we are powering a phono preamplifier with an external power supply, does it help to increase the size of the power transformer for better sound quality?

Duration:00:06:25

Why so many drivers in the Infinity IRS?

2/20/2021
The Infinity IRSV has 130 drivers to make music. Why so many and what do they do?

Duration:00:06:01

Why high end tables have no dust covers

2/19/2021
Cheap turntables always have dust covers yet expensive tables do not. If dust is the enemy of vinyl, what’s up?

Duration:00:04:15

Where to place the TV between speakers

2/18/2021
If you are using a stereo pair of external speakers between a television set, where is it best to place the television?

Duration:00:04:15

What is perfect linear phase?

2/17/2021
We hear a lot of technical terms bandied about. Among them, perfect, linear phase. But, what does that actually mean?

Duration:00:07:24

Unexpectedly good sounding systems

2/16/2021
Have you ever walked into a high-end listening room with low expectations only to be blown away by what you heard?

Duration:00:08:15

Understanding multiple woofers

2/15/2021
Why do some speakers have multiple woofers? What’s their purpose?

Duration:00:06:10

The PS Audio sound

2/14/2021
Does PS Audio equipment have a sound? Paul explains what that is.

Duration:00:06:31

The decline of the balance control

2/13/2021
Modern high-end audio equipment doesn’t seem to have balance controls anymore. What happened and where did they go?

Duration:00:04:45

The best audio format, ever

2/12/2021
Is there an ultimate audio format? Tape? Vinyl? Digital?

Duration:00:05:45

Recapping old amplifiers

2/11/2021
If you own vintage audio equipment is it worth it to recap? Often times, the recapping is more expensive than newer audio equipment.

Duration:00:04:55

Push Pull vs Single Ended amplifiers

2/10/2021
We hear a lot of technical terms in audio. What is the difference between a complimentary or push-pull amplifier and a single-ended one?

Duration:00:09:46

Mixing and matching positive and negative cables

2/9/2021
If expensive speaker cables are important, can you spend your money on just the signal carrying portion of the cable and less on the ground side?

Duration:00:04:41

Matching components for best sound

2/8/2021
How do you decide which components in a high-end stereo system should be matched for best sound with any other component?

Duration:00:05:52

Does The Audiophile’s Guide have a CD?

2/7/2021
The new Audiophile’s Guide book has a companion SACD that together makes a complete package. Can the SACD be played on a conventional CD player? The answer is yes, but perhaps more important is learning about this incredible new guide for setting up your stereo system.

Duration:00:08:01

Does driver size determine sweet spot size?

2/6/2021
Does a bigger speaker cabinet or larger driver have a bigger sweet spot? If you want to learn more, grab a copy of Paul’s new book, The Audiophile’s Guide. https://www.amazon.com/Audiophiles-Guide-Stereo-Paul-McGowan/dp/B08STSRW49/

Duration:00:04:39

Does bi amping change impedance?

2/5/2021
If you bi-amplify an 8Ω loudspeaker does that mean its impedance drops in half to 4Ω? If you want to learn more, grab a copy of Paul’s new book, The Audiophile’s Guide. https://www.amazon.com/Audiophiles-Guide-Stereo-Paul-McGowan/dp/B08STSRW49/

Duration:00:05:16