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post #10741 of 10752 Old 01-25-2015, 10:17 PM
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1000 sacds in ISO format (from the PS3 + sacd ripper)
1500 various in flac and/or WAV.
That's one serious collection! I just started moving redbooks and SACD's to files and loading on a Synology NAS. I can't believe I waited this long to go all server-based.
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I just finished listening to the Grateful Dead American Beauty MOFI SACD. I'm not a huge Dead fan but I always enjoyed this album. I can say without a doubt that this SACD sounds outstanding ! Well worth buying if you are a Dead fan, a fan of this album or just like great sounding music. importcds has the SACD in stock for $22.81 plus shipping.

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This is an absolutely awesome SACD, some of MFSL's better work.
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Getting slammed by Juno with no place to go let it snow etc. Perfect time for some hi rez audio catching up although two channel only for now thru headphones don't want to wake up anyone! Stay safe.
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Getting slammed by Juno with no place to go let it snow etc. Perfect time for some hi rez audio catching up although two channel only for now thru headphones don't want to wake up anyone! Stay safe.
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You be safe as well! I'm getting ready to do stage one of shoveling and snowblowing. Before that I'm having a cup of tea and listening to Chet Baker's "Chet" APO SACD . Everyone in the Northeast be careful out there!

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Ace,

You be safe as well! I'm getting ready to do stage one of shoveling and snowblowing. Before that I'm having a cup of tea and listening to Chet Baker's "Chet" APO SACD . Everyone in the Northeast be careful out there!

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The Blizzard of 2015 was a no-show here in south central PA. Two inches yesterday and an inch overnight. I did like how the NY media started referring to it as a bust while coastal MA, NH and ME had 32" down and counting.
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Am listening right now to Ray Brown, John Clayton, Christian McBride - Super Bass 2, MCH SACD ... nice! And can't wait to hear it in my theater!! (Am on my 5.1 main workstation system right now.)
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You be safe as well! I'm getting ready to do stage one of shoveling and snowblowing. Before that I'm having a cup of tea and listening to Chet Baker's "Chet" APO SACD . Everyone in the Northeast be careful out there!

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Well the storm of the century snow wise thankfully was a dud. They were predicting 2ft of snow in my area ended up with about 6 inches. I'm not complaining though but I do have to go back to work. Don't overdo the shoveling Bill let the snowblower do all the work. Hope everyone is safe and sound.
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Well the storm of the century snow wise thankfully was a dud. They were predicting 2ft of snow in my area ended up with about 6 inches. I'm not complaining though but I do have to go back to work. Don't overdo the shoveling Bill let the snowblower do all the work. Hope everyone is safe and sound.
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Thanks . Yes I let the snowblower do most of the work. I'm glad you and others here missed the storm. Fortunately the snow is very light so it's very easy to move. Just got out of the hot tub so I'm all set for round two in a few hours .

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The Blizzard of 2015 was a no-show here in south central PA. Two inches yesterday and an inch overnight. I did like how the NY media started referring to it as a bust while coastal MA, NH and ME had 32" down and counting.
I'm a fellow south central PAer as well. They had us in the 5-10 band Sunday, that changed to 2-5 Monday. Ended up with 2".

I heard something is brewing for Monday-Tuesday?

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That's one serious collection! I just started moving redbooks and SACD's to files and loading on a Synology NAS. I can't believe I waited this long to go all server-based.
My ps3 ripper is finally coming end of this week. Its so convienent to select music via the network with the Marantz app running on an ipad. No more disk swapping.
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My ps3 ripper is finally coming end of this week. Its so convienent to select music via the network with the Marantz app running on an ipad. No more disk swapping.
Congrats. Post back and let us know how you made out once you get it and get it up and running.
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Just got this DVD-A and at first I thought it wouldn't play in DTS 4.0 on my non-DVD-A player. Whether I clicked on the LPCM 2 channel or DTS 4.0 channel option on the disc menu, it just played 2 channel. Discovered if I went into the player's audio menu I could select the DTS 96/24 2/2ch and it played fine. Don't know if it's the disc or my Panny BD65 but glad I figured it out.

I didn't realize that (most?) DVD-As played in a non-DVD-A player. The only other one I have is The Beatles Love and I mistakenly thought that was some kind of exception.

Excellent disc BTW.

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