Search results

  1. Lttlwing16

    Normalization methods for LP digitization

    Hey folks, I've been exploring digitizing my LP's so I can play them on my upstairs stereo where a turntable setup isn't an option. I wanted to open a discussion about methods to properly bring in the analog data and have it at a reasonable playback volume. In particular normalization methods...
  2. Lttlwing16

    Spectrogram analysis

    Hey folks, I'm putting together a side by side comparison of a couple phono preamps and wanted some input on how to properly interpret the spectral data from audacity. In particular I'll be looking at System noise, Gain, Record noise and pops. Here are a couple of spectral samples I've made...
  3. Lttlwing16

    Recording noise

    I'm trying to grab some recordings of two different phono preamps (ART DJ PREII vs Darlington Labs MM-6) for comparison. I was setting up my gear last night and was greeted with a 1khz whine when the RCA output of my THX 789 AAA SE pass was plugged into the Mbox. Everything was powered on and...
  4. Lttlwing16

    Home Theater and Hifi

    Equipment: Sony STRDH590> RSL CG23 (Right, Left, Center) & Dual BIC Venturi 1020 Subs (via LFE). Surrounds are RSL CG3's. For Hifi: Raspberry Pi 3b+ Allo Digione running MoOde coax out > Topping D30 analog out> STRDH590 SACD analog input. I have a nice setup, and am overall really pleased...
  5. Lttlwing16

    RIAA mixing on modern music

    I have been gifted a good supply of 1960's-1990's vinyl records from my father. I built my own record cleaning machine (https://photos.app.goo.gl/qNoRuBtgwArePQUw8 and https://photos.app.goo.gl/q6A7fuYaDrPJxztw8) to clean them up properly and am listening through the below : Technics SL-23 >...
  6. Lttlwing16

    Volume Question

    I'm working with the following: Spotify/FLAC listening: PC USB>Grace SDAC BALANCED Balanced out>THX789 BALANCED OUT>AEON RT -- *789 set at Gain II about 12 o'clock for comfortable listening Turntable Listening: Technics SL-23 with AT 3600L RCA out> ART DJ PREII (LF cut/200PF gain set to...
  7. Lttlwing16

    Items submitted for Review

    This thread is exclusively for members who have sent/given something to Amir to review. **THIS THREAD IS NOT A "WHEN WILL YOU GET TO THIS" "WHATS THE ETA"** thread **THIS THREAD IS NOT A "HEY WILL YOU REVIEW THIS _____" @amirm is working hard to review stuff, so please don't pressure the...
  8. Lttlwing16

    "Coming soon" upcoming reviews

    I've looked around on the site and didn't see anything, but was thinking it would be cool if there was a schedule/calendar, or even a "stay tuned" or "coming soon" list of things which will be reviewed in the near future. -Full disclosure- I sent in some carbo tenore budget japanese iem's for...
  9. Lttlwing16

    Gear advice

    Hey folks, long time reader, looking for some input. Pretty set on the Aeon RT closed as my first pair of nice headphones. Now to find the right DAC/AMP: Will need two main inputs: PC and Vinyl. (USB/RCA) I'm considering; Element II : $399 Atom Stack: $200 (will need to use a RCA>3.5mm...
Top Bottom