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    The alarm app on these Echo shows is pure...

    The alarm app on these Echo shows is pure garbage.

    Amazon really just needs to look at any Android phone made in the last 10 years or so if they need help figuring it out.

    No enable/disable of...
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    On the first point, unless you're in the...

    On the first point, unless you're in the sticks... I remember when they passed that law and all the memes were flying around about Oregonians losing their minds having to pump gas. LOL I got quite an...
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    The "Vintage JBL" Facebook group is kind of a...

    The "Vintage JBL" Facebook group is kind of a joke. Apparently 90's big box JBL is "vintage" to some.
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    Thanks for that tip! I have a tendency to dry...

    Thanks for that tip!

    I have a tendency to dry fit everything first as much as possible and look long and hard at the steps I intend to take. Maybe I would have figured that out, maybe not. The...
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    I've done plenty of surrounds and not failed one...

    I've done plenty of surrounds and not failed one yet, all from Rick. I already have the foams for the LE14H-1's. If the spiders seem solid, I'll probably just refoam them. I can always send them out...
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    I don't know what they currently offer, but I...

    I don't know what they currently offer, but I doubt it's even attractive to those of us accustomed to JBL vintage let alone those that have larger budgets than I for the new high end gear.

    Years...
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    Trade in an old Echo dot for a $5 gift card and...

    Trade in an old Echo dot for a $5 gift card and 25% off a new device.

    One per customer. They use your registered Echo devices to pick for the trade.

    I just got an Echo Show 8 for $74. Traded...
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    The L80T's are back in action in my friend's shop...

    The L80T's are back in action in my friend's shop and he's loving them again. I told him to give them a little time to break in before he puts the coals to them.

    The recone went great and they're...
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    Glad to see you got things sorted out. If...

    Glad to see you got things sorted out.

    If they've been exposed to sun, the black will fade.


    I recently refoamed a pair of 127H-1 in a set of L80T I gave to a friend a few years ago for some...
  10. If you have something to say to me regarding my...

    If you have something to say to me regarding my post above, please post it in public instead of sending me a PM.
  11. Rage much? Sheesh, dude needs to chill TFO. ...

    Rage much?

    Sheesh, dude needs to chill TFO.

    Besides, you're factually incorrect about the model.
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    Poll: OK Boomer. LOL

    OK Boomer.

    LOL
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    Then you should have set the max volume limit on...

    Then you should have set the max volume limit on your smart HT receiver. I did.
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    Very few (smart) HA users will use Alexa alone or...

    Very few (smart) HA users will use Alexa alone or presence detection to allow access to their home. Geofencing isn't always accurate.

    Alexa can (should) also be setup to require a PIN to unlock a...
  15. Thread: Jbl l80t

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    Pic of an L80T crossover. Set I gave to a...

    Pic of an L80T crossover.

    Set I gave to a friend, then refoamed, but he smoked one of the 127H-1. The spiders are well worn and one had a small tear in it. I put the driver in a set of 4410A and...
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    Not only can I use Alexa to voice control my home...

    Not only can I use Alexa to voice control my home automation, after recently (September) switching platforms from Wink to Hubitat, I can now have my HA platform control Alexa and make her talk and do...
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    I'm pretty certain that the greater portion of my...

    I'm pretty certain that the greater portion of my tinnitus is me being dumb and not wearing hearing protection often enough while working in DC's over the past 30 years. The worst one by far was a...
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    I wouldn't exactly call a 10 year old low end $50...

    I wouldn't exactly call a 10 year old low end $50 thrift store Yamaha HT receiver indicative of Yamaha Hi-Fi quality. It's not even a fair fight to pit a vintage kit against that "thing" and I sure...
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    I drove L112's with a Yamaha M-4 amp (spec...

    I drove L112's with a Yamaha M-4 amp (spec 125WPC, usually bench testing higher to as much as 170WPC before clipping) for decades at earth shattering volumes with no ill effects. I currently run my...
  20. L100T = "Spaghetti wood." You might try using...

    L100T = "Spaghetti wood."

    You might try using Watco as it contains polymers that will harden and seal things up. Use at your own discretion.

    The older, better cabs should get the JBL...
  21. Thread: Northridge N38

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    I wouldn't mess with a pair of N38, but the S38II...

    I wouldn't mess with a pair of N38, but the S38II was a pretty damn good bookshelf speaker. I little shrill when pushed, but they can take gobs of power and work best with a sub.
  22. Hope his booze is better than his vocals (of...

    Hope his booze is better than his vocals (of late).

    He's a maestro with lyrics and I love his body of work, but last time I saw him perform (2014), I could hardly understand a word.
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    Don't use steel wool in coastal climes...

    Don't use steel wool in coastal climes...
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    Watco is good for refinishing beat up cabs, but...

    Watco is good for refinishing beat up cabs, but if you want to maintain the original finish, the info turnitdown posted is valid.

    Watco has polymers in it that will harden in the wood fibers. They...
  25. You brought a Roomba furniture shopping? ...

    You brought a Roomba furniture shopping?




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