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Forum: Local HDTV Info and Reception   09-16-2016, 03:57 PM
Replies: 7,440
Views: 467,297
Posted By Speedskater
Getting back to the WDOK-AM, WDOK-FM, WIXY1260...

Getting back to the WDOK-AM, WDOK-FM, WIXY1260 Seven Hills site. The entire station operation was in that building. Almost 10,000 sq. feet. Only later did they move the studio and offices to downtown...
Forum: HDTV Programming   03-26-2016, 11:18 AM
Replies: 3,586
Views: 51,268
Posted By Speedskater
As for the qualifying at the Melbourne race. I...

As for the qualifying at the Melbourne race. I guess that the F1 people never saw a bicycle track race. One of the pack race's eliminates the last competitor about every minute (every second lap). So...
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   04-21-2015, 04:19 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 850
Posted By Speedskater
Back to books and papers. The Middle Atlantic...

Back to books and papers.
The Middle Atlantic white paper:

"Power Distribution and Grounding of Audio, Video and Telecommunications Equipment"...
Forum: Ultra Hi-End HT Gear ($20,000+)   02-03-2015, 03:03 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 8,161
Posted By Speedskater
He claims that good high frequency response is an...

He claims that good high frequency response is an asset yet others buy power conditioners/filters to reduce high frequency problems. Power supply designers use snubber networks to reduce this high...
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   11-28-2014, 03:57 PM
Replies: 1,104
Views: 14,622
Posted By Speedskater
Thanksgiving I left N.Olmsted (Stearns & I480) at...

Thanksgiving I left N.Olmsted (Stearns & I480) at about 7PM. Went North to I90 and then East with no traffic, I made good time. I saw almost no snow until I got off in Rocky River. Then almost none...
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   11-28-2014, 02:24 PM
Replies: 1,104
Views: 14,622
Posted By Speedskater
It's Police Precinct 1 station on Superior Ave...

It's Police Precinct 1 station on Superior Ave behind the Toyota dealership, that I was thinking of.
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   11-28-2014, 06:04 AM
Replies: 1,104
Views: 14,622
Posted By Speedskater
a] The Police Station is right across the street...

a] The Police Station is right across the street from the ice rink.
b] When we had big events with Olympians like Apolo Ohno and Shani Davis, we would see officers watching.
c] If on a summer day,...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   11-26-2014, 06:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 299
Posted By Speedskater
In a 70 Volt system, you connect each speaker...

In a 70 Volt system, you connect each speaker through it's transformer. The transformer has positions like 1W, 2W, 5W & 15W. The sum of all the speakers setting has to be less than the amplifier...
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   11-26-2014, 06:04 AM
Replies: 1,104
Views: 14,622
Posted By Speedskater
Thinking of Cleveland Heights. Saturday...

Thinking of Cleveland Heights.
Saturday afternoon December 6th, we are having a speedskating race in Cleveland Heights.
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   11-18-2014, 06:24 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 931
Posted By Speedskater
a] Each of the components emits a buzz, that is...

a] Each of the components emits a buzz, that is you hear the noise at the unit (not from a loudspeaker)?
b] Does this happen when you plug a unit into just AC power but don't attach any of the...
Forum: HDTV Programming   10-25-2014, 09:38 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 505
Posted By Speedskater
Who wants all that crowd noise anyway? I just...

Who wants all that crowd noise anyway? I just want to hear the commentators.
Forum: HDTV Programming   10-24-2014, 03:06 PM
Replies: 337
Views: 11,198
Posted By Speedskater
I've lost track, were any of the Sunday, Monday...

I've lost track, were any of the Sunday, Monday or Thursday evening games worth watching?
Forum: HDTV Programming   10-20-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,577
Posted By Speedskater
That 'strike zone tracker' is wonderful! It...

That 'strike zone tracker' is wonderful!
It adds interest to a game that takes forever.
Forum: Area Home Theater Meets   09-16-2014, 03:50 PM
Replies: 1,104
Views: 14,622
Posted By Speedskater
I'm retired so I have lots of time available. I...

I'm retired so I have lots of time available. I too am 25 to 30 minutes away. On December 6th we have a speedskating race in Cleveland Hts. so I'll be busy all that week. I don't get to AVS much...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   08-21-2014, 04:50 PM
Replies: 371
Views: 19,403
Posted By Speedskater
For how an EE did DIY low resistance measurements...

For how an EE did DIY low resistance measurements see photos 19, 20 & 21.

http://www.beta-a2.com/EE-photos.html
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   08-21-2014, 04:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 980
Posted By Speedskater
The above drawing by Arny is the way to do it, ...

The above drawing by Arny is the way to do it, but if you want to read the complete white paper.

Why Not Wye?

Dennis Bohn, Rane Corporation

RaneNote 109 written 1991; last revised 4/04
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-21-2014, 04:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 313
Posted By Speedskater
When I moved mine Cox Cable sold me a coax...

When I moved mine Cox Cable sold me a coax hook-up kit (cable & throw away splitter) the cable with nice connectors cost no more than bulk cable.
Forum: Tweaks and Do-It-Yourself   08-21-2014, 04:14 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 893
Posted By Speedskater
Power conditioner is an undefined term. It means...

Power conditioner is an undefined term. It means whatever the product's marketing brochure what's it to mean. But most people don't need one unless your wallet feels to heavy.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-13-2014, 05:25 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 560
Posted By Speedskater
Well the grandkids live off Stearns which is not...

Well the grandkids live off Stearns which is not very far at all.
Forum: Dedicated Theater Design & Construction   08-12-2014, 09:19 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 560
Posted By Speedskater
What neighborhood is the new place in? Maybe we...

What neighborhood is the new place in? Maybe we could stop by sometime. If the plasterboard's not up yet, take lots of photos.
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   08-10-2014, 05:52 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 838
Posted By Speedskater
Note that we are talking about: A Type 3 SPD...

Note that we are talking about:

A Type 3 SPD is a point of use Surge Protective Device,
installed at a conductor length of 10 meters (30 feet)
or greater from the electrical panel. These devices...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   08-07-2014, 03:27 PM
Replies: 182
Views: 5,810
Posted By Speedskater
That's what electronic engineering was like 20 or...

That's what electronic engineering was like 20 or 30 years ago. Maybe you should ask a friend who is knowledgeable in electronic engineering to try to explain it to you.
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   08-07-2014, 11:23 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 366
Posted By Speedskater
Without getting into the differences between this...

Without getting into the differences between this cable and that cable, I support Blue Jeans Cable. Why? because BJC brings the highest quality cable to the market and because Kurt Denke works hard...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   08-06-2014, 11:02 AM
Replies: 603
Views: 20,838
Posted By Speedskater
The 'DarqueKnight' does in fact have a PhD and he...

The 'DarqueKnight' does in fact have a PhD and he is a collage professor. But how and why it's a EE degree is a mystery. Nether the courses he teach nor his areas of knowledge have anything to do...
Forum: Audio Theory, Setup, and Chat   08-06-2014, 10:56 AM
Replies: 25
  Power?
Views: 665
Posted By Speedskater
Jim Brown writes on 'Power Conditioning'. ...

Jim Brown writes on 'Power Conditioning'.

POWER CONDITIONING
Power conditioning is a rather broad term, describing processes to correct one of more
of the problems noted above. In it’s broadest...
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