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by Robert
Thu Jun 27, 2019 6:54 pm
Forum: Discuss The Forum
Topic: The future of this forum
Replies: 34
Views: 2073

The future of this forum

What are people's feelings about this forum? As regulars will probably have noticed, I havent been online on this forum for a long time. Truth is I was made redundant middle of last year. And found a job at a well know hifi company in Salisbury, they make high caps and things like that. Mentioning n...
by Robert
Thu Apr 12, 2018 10:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cyrus dropping silver casework
Replies: 20
Views: 4058

Re: Cyrus dropping silver casework

Just to be clear, i made this up. April 1st etc
If your silver unit goes to Cyrus it will not come back swapped to a black case.
by Robert
Sun Apr 01, 2018 10:37 am
Forum: Discuss The Forum
Topic: Login?
Replies: 10
Views: 1833

Re: Login?

Found incorrect domain name defined in the settings, now corrected. Might have now solved this.
by Robert
Sat Mar 31, 2018 11:09 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Cyrus dropping silver casework
Replies: 0
Views: 4807

Cyrus dropping silver casework

Cyrus have announced that every unit built from now on will have black casework. http://medias.audiofanzine.com/images/normal/cyrus-audio-mission-cyrus-3-1471407.jpg Any silver item returned to Cyrus for servicing will be returned to the customer in black casework "Silver was always a compromis...
by Robert
Sat Mar 31, 2018 11:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cyrus dropping silver casework
Replies: 20
Views: 4058

Cyrus dropping silver casework

Cyrus have announced that every unit built from now on will have black casework. http://medias.audiofanzine.com/images/normal/cyrus-audio-mission-cyrus-3-1471407.jpg Any silver item returned to Cyrus for servicing will be returned to the customer in black casework "Silver was always a compromis...
by Robert
Thu Mar 01, 2018 8:30 am
Forum: Technical Queries
Topic: Cyrus One/Two selector switches.
Replies: 2
Views: 776

Re: Cyrus One/Two selector switches.

Excellent service from amp repair services linked above, highly recommended.
by Robert
Sun Jan 28, 2018 9:36 am
Forum: News
Topic: Cyrus ONElinear
Replies: 0
Views: 865

Cyrus ONElinear

Cyrus have made a £350 standmount speaker! http://hifipig.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Cyrus_ONE_LINEAR_speakers_hifi_news_jan_2018_ol.jpg Simon Freethy, managing director, says, “We are delighted to be adding to our ONE range of products with the ONElinear. Traditionally we have demonstrated the ...
by Robert
Mon Jan 08, 2018 8:27 pm
Forum: Discuss The Forum
Topic: 2017 to 2018
Replies: 2
Views: 1098

Re: 2017 to 2018

Thats so last year!
by Robert
Thu Nov 02, 2017 9:33 pm
Forum: Spotted
Topic: Peter Gabriel Vinyl albums
Replies: 2
Views: 984

Re: Peter Gabriel Vinyl albums

by Robert
Fri Oct 27, 2017 5:42 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: From the mists of time... what were these speakers?
Replies: 23
Views: 5550

Re: From the mists of time... what were these speakers?

QED had an amp, so why not speakers from Alphason?
by Robert
Fri Oct 27, 2017 5:41 pm
Forum: Cyrus Streamers: Technical Queries
Topic: Does the Naim Uniti Core work with Cyrus?
Replies: 1
Views: 793

Re: Does the Naim Uniti Core work with Cyrus?

It’s just upnp isnt it? In which case it shouldnt matter what the streamer is, as long as that also supports upnp.
by Robert
Thu Oct 26, 2017 5:32 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: From the mists of time... what were these speakers?
Replies: 23
Views: 5550

Re: From the mists of time... what were these speakers?

Alphason as in the hi-fi stands? Since January 2006, Alphason is owned by Armour Home Electronics Ltd. a leading supplier of Consumer Electronic and Custom Installation products in the UK. AHE was formed in 2003 as a result of the acquisition of Veda Products Ltd, QED Audio Products Ltd and Goldring...
by Robert
Fri Oct 20, 2017 1:20 pm
Forum: DIY
Topic: Building a Raspberry Pi system from scratch
Replies: 27
Views: 5972

Re: Building a Raspberry Pi system from scratch

Hi, the beauty of the raspberry is you can pull the micro sd card and set it up on a new one with a different os.
by Robert
Thu Oct 19, 2017 2:44 pm
Forum: DIY
Topic: SonyPi - bringing an 80's "boombox" into the 21st C
Replies: 17
Views: 3782

Re: SonyPi - bringing an 80's "boombox" into the 21st C

bit of a tight fit in that battery compartment! mostly the wires as the sockets for the pi are on different sides - the makers didnt plan that well! actually I'm surprised someone hasnt created an "all sockets" panel mount kit for the pi, i had to do it with 3 separate bits. https://c1.sta...
by Robert
Thu Oct 19, 2017 2:41 pm
Forum: DIY
Topic: SonyPi - bringing an 80's "boombox" into the 21st C
Replies: 17
Views: 3782

Re: SonyPi - bringing an 80's "boombox" into the 21st C

It's finished! Panel mount usb socket arrived today and it's fitted and screwed back together again. https://c1.staticflickr.com/5/4502/37744749476_68c6f5c78e_b.jpg couldnt find a shorter interconnect (1.5 metres!), and did consider somewhow connecting from pi to line in sockets internally, but at l...