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  1. Qildail liked Merrick's post in the thread I was an IMAX Projectionist: AMA.

    No, I only ever worked with IMAX 70 and standard 35mm. My theater wasn’t equipped for standard 70mm.

    Oct 27, 2021 at 10:52 PM
  2. Qildail New stylus for the old Empire cart was the right call. Reduced tracking force to 1.0g and anti-skate to 0.25. Think I have it dialed in now. »

    Oct 27, 2021 at 6:15 PM
  3. Qildail liked rlow's comment on tommytakis's profile post

    I just bought some classic Pink Floyd on digital download. The world’s all backwards man.

    Oct 27, 2021 at 6:07 PM
  4. Qildail liked tommytakis's status.

    just bought some Taylor Swift vinyl

    Oct 27, 2021 at 6:07 PM
  5. Qildail liked Biodegraded's post in the thread Audio Science Review Review.

    The last few posts illustrate the Dunning-Coriolis Effect: we know a discussion will go sideways, but we must recognize that local...

    Oct 27, 2021 at 6:02 PM
  6. Qildail liked dematted's status.

    Just when I thought I was out, Vtory's $520 Gen G 1.1 pulls me back in. Hope everyone is doing well here at SBAF!

    Oct 27, 2021 at 5:48 PM
  7. Qildail replied to the thread I was an IMAX Projectionist: AMA.

    The Hubble one is still my favorite “shot for IMAX” film. Even the blu-ray transfer was gorgeous. (Reminds me, I need to watch that on...

    Oct 27, 2021 at 5:48 PM
  8. Qildail commented on SoupRKnowva's profile post.

    Those things are workhorses. One of the SANs I manage still has the original 24 Reds we bought with it in 2017 - not a single failure,...

    Oct 27, 2021 at 3:01 PM
  9. Qildail liked SoupRKnowva's status.

    After nearly 52k hours of service, I'm finally retiring the last 3 6tb WD Red drives I originally built my NAS with in June 2015

    Oct 27, 2021 at 2:59 PM
  10. Qildail liked Azimuth's comment on Hallucination's profile post

    I guess, if there is sound where there is no sound, then yes.

    Oct 27, 2021 at 2:58 PM
  11. Qildail liked scblock's status.

    I sincerely regret ripping this CD I lost decades ago as a 160 kbps MP3. It does not sound good.

    Oct 27, 2021 at 7:54 AM
  12. Qildail commented on scblock's profile post.

    Same regrets over a handful of albums; lost my entire CD collection to a house flood in 2014 and have been painfully rebuilding it...

    Oct 27, 2021 at 7:54 AM
  13. Qildail liked Merrick's post in the thread Dune (Denis Villeneuve).

    It was shot with high dynamic range, and I presume they graded it correctly for non-HDR presentations (it looked fine on my TV which is...

    Oct 26, 2021 at 5:31 PM
  14. Qildail replied to the thread Dune (Denis Villeneuve).

    We went Monday afternoon to a half-empty theater. I must say the first thing that stuck out to me is how dark the film was. Physically...

    Oct 26, 2021 at 11:54 AM
  15. Qildail commented on sphinxvc's profile post.

    I think we audio types are acutely sensitive to this phenomenon. Some of us are still rocking 40-50+ year old gear - planned...

    Oct 26, 2021 at 11:32 AM