Delete Harry's Corner ?''

Delete Harry's Corner ?''

Postby Letsmakeadeal » Mon Sep 11, 2017 12:38 pm

It appears that for whatever reasons Harry is no longer participating on the Forum. This S_CKS! IMHO :oops: Maybe it is time to delete Harry's corner as his participation has ceased. Why have it otherwise?...Harry's involvement & occasional controversial commentary is what made this forum interesting and pulled me in to participate. Without Harry there is really not a lot going on here anymore aside from the continuous rehash of the same newbie set up questions that have been answered and answered over and over again....Anyone else agree???

Stirring the POT :mrgreen:
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Re: Delete Harry's Corner ?''

Postby Ayre Conditioned » Mon Sep 11, 2017 12:55 pm

Letsmakeadeal wrote: Maybe it is time to delete Harry's corner as his participation has ceased. Why have it otherwise?...Harry's involvement & occasional controversial commentary is what made this forum interesting and pulled me in to participate. Without Harry there is really not a lot going on here anymore aside from the continuous rehash of the same newbie set up questions that have been answered and answered over and over again....Anyone else agree???

Stirring the POT :mrgreen:


Your idea that the forum is worthless without Harry's participation is not accurate. You were a newbie at one time probably asking the same questions that are being asked now. As far as Harry goes, he's just one man with an opinion like everyone else. I for one have not missed him. Life goes on.
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Re: Delete Harry's Corner ?''

Postby Dorian » Mon Sep 11, 2017 1:09 pm

Hey Ayre, you changed your avatar, I always liked that yellow vinyl you had before. Why the change?
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Re: Delete Harry's Corner ?''

Postby Marc » Mon Sep 11, 2017 1:11 pm

Dorian wrote:Hey Ayre, you changed your avatar, I always liked that yellow vinyl you had before. Why the change?

I personally love the blue in the new Avatar. But everyone already knows I'm a sucker for anything blue :lol:
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Re: Delete Harry's Corner ?''

Postby Orchids1 » Mon Sep 11, 2017 1:52 pm

I've also found that the Forum is becoming less interesting. (It was a refreshing change of pace to read rateourmover's recent post.) However, there are only so many questions that can be asked, and most of them have been and have been answered. Like so many other things, it may be that the members who joined the Forum early on will become less active, and its new members will become the second generation of active participants. That would be a good thing. Rich
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Re: Delete Harry's Corner ?''

Postby Johnny » Mon Sep 11, 2017 2:00 pm

Who would answer questions of an engineering/highly technical nature or can answer a question on a legacy product?

I know that HW is semi-retired and I bet he takes the entire summer off. My guess is that we will start to see his participation in the upcoming months.
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Re: Delete Harry's Corner ?''

Postby Ayre Conditioned » Mon Sep 11, 2017 2:27 pm

Dorian wrote:Hey Ayre, you changed your avatar, I always liked that yellow vinyl you had before. Why the change?


This is my new reference turntable. It just replaced my Prime Signature, which I will be putting up for sale here shortly. Just kidding. Got sick of the yellow one.
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Re: Delete Harry's Corner ?''

Postby Letsmakeadeal » Mon Sep 11, 2017 2:55 pm

Ayre Conditioned wrote:
Letsmakeadeal wrote: Maybe it is time to delete Harry's corner as his participation has ceased. Why have it otherwise?...Harry's involvement & occasional controversial commentary is what made this forum interesting and pulled me in to participate. Without Harry there is really not a lot going on here anymore aside from the continuous rehash of the same newbie set up questions that have been answered and answered over and over again....Anyone else agree???

Stirring the POT :mrgreen:


Your idea that the forum is worthless without Harry's participation is not accurate. You were a newbie at one time probably asking the same questions that are being asked now. As far as Harry goes, he's just one man with an opinion like everyone else. I for one have not missed him. Life goes on.


I did not say cancel the Forum or that the Forum was worthless - Only suggested to Cancel Harry's Corner...You are entitled to your opinion just as I am, but for me the overall FORUM is not the same without Harry, Good or Bad!
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Re: Delete Harry's Corner ?''

Postby Letsmakeadeal » Mon Sep 11, 2017 2:59 pm

Johnny wrote:Who would answer questions of an engineering/highly technical nature or can answer a question on a legacy product?

I know that HW is semi-retired and I bet he takes the entire summer off. My guess is that we will start to see his participation in the upcoming months.


Who answers them now? Hope you are correct re. the Summer off concept. That would be a good thing! IMO :P
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Re: Delete Harry's Corner ?''

Postby mreeter » Tue Sep 12, 2017 8:23 am

I think Harry has been busy this Summer getting ready for a huge Estate Sale

https://www.estatesales.net/NJ/South-Am ... t=McIntosh

My guess is that he is going to actually retire one day. Might be the reason Mat has mentioned a "New" VPI House for Display and Demonstration, maybe the original has been sold, or will soon be on the Market.

Pure speculation on my part :)
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