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  1. Fantasque

    Spotify on iPad problem

    Been happily listening to Spotify via a CCA on m6 second system using my iPad mini as a controller for about 4 years but today the Spotify app won’t stay live. Every time you open the app the Spotify screen and logo appear then just goes into background/sleep mode. I have tried everything that...
  2. Thetiminator

    Meridian G91/DSP5000 - Set up Help!

    I've had these for years, moved house recently, took photos of the connections on the speakers so I could reconnect the cables in the right order.... When I set it up and switched on I have no sound. The slave speaker just has a tiny green dot on the display and the master has a red light and...
  3. J

    KRK setup?

    Hi All, And beware audiophiles. First ever post here and I’m afraid it’s to ask you something as I have very little input to give. I have been thinking of buying an Onkyo TX8250 to go with my KRK Rokit 6 G3’s. (I imagine not a very common choice for  listening only) Just grown to love how...
  4. Spider

    DDDAC first build ”frankenDAC”

    Ok then, I think I need some help. To be absolutely clear this is first time I’ve attempted anything like this and I am a complete beginner. So be gentle with me. I thought it might be fun to collect up DDDAC parts and cobble together a DDDAC. Through a few generous donations and a few very...
  5. Spider

    1st Build for me DDDac

    Hi  After hearing a few DDDac’s and really enjoying them. I would like to put one together. After an appeal for parts Von krolock has let me have a go with his 4 stack of the older boards and older main board. Plan to build a 12v power supply, get some nice caps and put it back into action...
  6. O

    Naim Aro and sKale set up

    I have just acquired a sKale for my Aro but no notes Googled it and found a set-up clip on U-tube, All seems straightforward until the guy says to add .2 gm to the manufacturers'' rec tracking weight???  There is no mention of this in my Aro owners manual so is this peculiar to the sKale or...
  7. B

    Editing or deleting an ad

    I think I am going through a senior moment......cant seem to find the tab, to either edit or cancel an advert in the megastore. Can someone please point me in the right direction?
  8. Spider

    How to connect and stream to a DAC?

    I have acquired a cheap DAC that has had a few good reviews around the forums. It is a Xiang Sheng 01bii. I think Sera used one very similar at Scalford. It has an RCA coax input, a usb input and a optical input.  I want to experiment with digital streaming and playing files from my wireless...
  9. Audio Al

    Help required silly question !

    Hi  I am not sure if this will work and am asking advice before I try it out I have 2 pairs of JBL L1 speakers rated at 8 ohms  and a Audio Innovations 500 amp that can use 4 / 8 / 16 ohm speakers  Could I bi wire a pair of speakers on each 16 ohm output ? or will it do damage ?  :nerves...
  10. Spider

    Settings on phono stage

    Hi Guys Looking for advice and help. Just introduced a new phono stage to my system, it has dip switches on the back and they are confusing me a bit. I'm going to be using a Ortofon Quintet Black with it or maybe an MM cart but I think that should be easier to work out.  Black spec below...
  11. Spider

    Garrard 401 plinth question

    Hi I'm formulating a plan for a layered plywood plinth for a 401 I've recently purchased. What is the best glue to glue the layers together with? Any advice on layered plinths appreciated. I plan on veneering it, so any advice there is appreciated too as I've never done anything like this...
  12. Spider

    Garrard 401 plinth plans and templates

    Hi Just got my hands on a nice 401. Starting to think about plans for a plinth. I would like it to have as small a footprint as possible but still have enough density to get the most from the turntable. I was thinking of making a start on it myself with the cutting out of the layers of ply...
  13. deejaitch

    The last Sony cassette deck

    I remember reading that Sony produced their last ever, full sized cassette deck a few years ago.  Does anyone know the model number or any info on it?  I've tried googling but just can't find the info.  Ta.