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#379590 - 07/05/12 02:20 PM Re: Quarters under the front legs...WOW [Re: Woodrow]
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in my view, leaning a speaker front to back can be good when one wants to have the tweeter aimed exactly at the ear if one is sitting higher or lower than the tweeter height - compared to ear height.
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#379742 - 07/07/12 05:29 PM Re: Quarters under the front legs...WOW [Re: Woodrow]
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I've been struggling to position my M80's to my liking. I need to give this a shot.
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#379743 - 07/07/12 06:15 PM Re: Quarters under the front legs...WOW [Re: INANE]
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Originally Posted By: INANE
I've been struggling to position my M80's to my liking. I need to give this a shot.



Does anyone have any spare change? smirk
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#382975 - 09/19/12 03:01 PM Re: Quarters under the front legs...WOW [Re: SRoode]
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Originally Posted By: SRoode
Pre-65's work better... Higher silver content...


Beat me to it, I was going to say this too! 1964 and earlier quarters were mostly silver, after 1964, they used "coppernickel" or something like that!

Pretty soon there will be a "heads up" vs "heads down" discussion as to what is better, then of course there will be "Canadian vs US" quarters . . . <grin!>

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#382978 - 09/19/12 03:05 PM Re: Quarters under the front legs...WOW [Re: Woodrow]
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We all know that Canadian sound is more neutral.
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#383005 - 09/19/12 11:41 PM Re: Quarters under the front legs...WOW [Re: BuddTX]
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Originally Posted By: BuddTX
Originally Posted By: SRoode
Pre-65's work better... Higher silver content...


Beat me to it, I was going to say this too! 1964 and earlier quarters were mostly silver, after 1964, they used "coppernickel" or something like that!

Pretty soon there will be a "heads up" vs "heads down" discussion as to what is better, then of course there will be "Canadian vs US" quarters . . . <grin!>

Speaking of pre-1964 silver coins, I found a bunch of coins at my grandma's house when I was helping move her from California to Oklahoma. These are the ones with dates up to 1900 (movie link). There are quite a few more.

The back story on the collection is that my grandma worked for Bank of America as a cash handler in the vault in the 1960s. Her boss let her trade out any currency she wanted to collect with something of equal face value. Pretty sweet deal! smile

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#383013 - 09/20/12 07:50 AM Re: Quarters under the front legs...WOW [Re: Woodrow]
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Nice!
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#383030 - 09/20/12 12:08 PM Re: Quarters under the front legs...WOW [Re: Woodrow]
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I put new fiber plugs underneath our coffee table.
Now it doesn't tip to one corner as much.
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