Good Sound - by
Eddie Runner (NU5K)
Sound or music enjoyment is really quite
Its funny how engineers and technicians can
spend hours with fancy test equipment, yet most of us can tell good sound pretty
quickly just by listening, much like most guys can tell if a girl is pretty with
only a glance at her.
We know some fellows like their music to be a
bit bass heavy, much like some fellows like girls with large breasts.
In audio some guys think brand X is the best
and everything else sounds bad, similarly, some guys think Italian girls are the
best lovers and nothing else compares.
But, this subjective part of music could be
very different for different folks! What one guy likes could sound bad for the
next guy. After all, one guy will like blonds, one guy will like brunettes, one
guy will like redheads, and one guy might even like other guys....(yuk)
To each his own I guess, you are all the final
judge of what you like or dislike in music and the way your car audio system
In car audio, I know folks that love the
factory AM only radio and have even seen them singing along and pretending their
steering wheel is a drum set!
But on the other hand I have built huge systems
with multiple subwoofers, thousands of watts of amplifier power, 17th order
passive band pass boxes with neon and plexi-glass, mrs. butterworths
crossover filters, titanium beryllium alloy cones for tweeters, and head
units with 69bit triple heterodyne DACs, with outboard power supplies for the
mosfets modified for greater S/N to make certain customers happy with their
To each his own!