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by billshurv
Tue Oct 15, 2019 4:25 pm
Forum: The Peabody Lounge
Topic: Gentle persuasion over time
Replies: 27
Views: 190

Re: Gentle persuasion over time

When I used to hang around with a few off roader I found I was exceedingly good at getting vehicles stuck. This gave me a lot of practice at hooking winch ropes around trees and being told all the horror stories of decapitation from shackles flying through the windscreen. Nylon rope for me as I don'...
by billshurv
Tue Oct 15, 2019 3:06 pm
Forum: The Peabody Lounge
Topic: Gentle persuasion over time
Replies: 27
Views: 190

Re: Gentle persuasion over time

The fat back tires do not grip in mud so spin, the small front wheels on pivots, that help the zero turn change direction, love to dig holes in soft ground. When you try to rock yourself out of being stuck, they just dig deeper holes and get stuck even worse. Not mowing muddy ground might also be a...
by billshurv
Tue Oct 15, 2019 9:22 am
Forum: The Peabody Lounge
Topic: Gentle persuasion over time
Replies: 27
Views: 190

Re: Gentle persuasion over time

I now have images of you and your neighbour doing swamp drag racing on zero turn mowers :)
by billshurv
Tue Oct 15, 2019 8:49 am
Forum: The Peabody Lounge
Topic: Gentle persuasion over time
Replies: 27
Views: 190

Re: Gentle persuasion over time

Ah, I get my friend to come over with his offroader and use the winch for heavy stuff :)
by billshurv
Tue Oct 15, 2019 4:26 am
Forum: Build
Topic: Flat Balanced Input Moving Coil Phono Preamp Construction Information
Replies: 8
Views: 934

Re: Flat Balanced Input Moving Coil Phono Preamp Construction Information

Making progress. Just the headers to put on 6 boards and then the easy bit is done and I have to start on the customisations for the remote load switching.
by billshurv
Tue Oct 15, 2019 3:59 am
Forum: The Peabody Lounge
Topic: Gentle persuasion over time
Replies: 27
Views: 190

Re: Gentle persuasion over time

Is a 'come along' what I would call a 'ratchet strap'?
by billshurv
Thu Oct 10, 2019 7:15 am
Forum: Build
Topic: Flat Balanced Input Moving Coil Phono Preamp Construction Information
Replies: 8
Views: 934

Re: Flat Balanced Input Moving Coil Phono Preamp Construction Information

I've been doing it that way with the 6 boards in the current build. For once I sorted the resistors into piles so 1-1k in one 1k1-100k in a second and 100k+ in the 3rd. Making things a lot smoother, although I know I'll have a slight dealy sorting the capacitors.
by billshurv
Sun Oct 06, 2019 7:20 am
Forum: Stored Code
Topic: HYPEX DLCP EOL
Replies: 2
Views: 548

Re: HYPEX DLCP EOL

It was very good, but the User interface wasn't as polished as the miniDSP offerings. I believe a shedload were sold in the hypex plate amps which are a very sensible solution for an active 2-way design.