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The end of an era for me

Posted by jwilson56 , 23 August 2019 · 2240 views

Well Now Playing is now offline.  I have moved on to another simpler solution.  I will detail that when I am done. If anyone has interest in my Ocelot and ADI modules let me know.  I am going to be selling them.  Also will be selling the following: M-Audio Delta 410 10 Channel Sound Card Technics SA-EX140 200Watt RMS Ste...


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Now Playing to get downsized

Posted by jwilson56 , 17 February 2018 · 1677 views

Well after using this setup for almost a decade I am looking to downsize the whole house audio part. Being empty nesters we just don't seem to use all six zones much so I will be looking to sell off some of the Technics  SA-EX140 stereo receivers. I might also be selling off the Shinybow SB-5548 Audio Video Switcher unit as well. Still working out th...


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Selling off X10 Smarthome Switchlinc switches

Posted by jwilson56 , 30 January 2018 · 1634 views

If interested PM me and I will PM you the items


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Simpit update

Posted by jwilson56 , 26 May 2016 · 1748 views

I updated the information about my simpit http://cocoontech.co...ace-combat-sim/


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Star Citizen - Space Combat Sim

Posted by jwilson56 , 01 February 2016 · 7526 views

Now Playing is still running 24/7 with no problems. I spend my time traveling and when the weather is bad I spend my time flying in my simpit and other games. I am looking forward to Star Citizen. It looks amazing right now. When I set out to do a simpit after I retired and saw a demo of TrackIR the first thing I came across was Helios. After some re...


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Latest project - Flight/Racing Simulator Cockpit

Posted by jwilson56 , 08 October 2014 · 2845 views

Nowplaying is still working fine.I have been busy working on my virtual cockpit to be used with flight and racing simulators. I decided on building one that would be more universal. This is what I have so far.39" HDTV monitorThrustmaster Warthog Stick and Throttle (also with a home built extension for better precision)Saitek Combat Pro Flight Rudder Pedal...


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Rumors....

Posted by jwilson56 , 18 December 2013 · 2210 views

Well the rumors of my death have been greatly exhagerated. I am still using Now Playing in my home. Everything is working quite well and have not seen any reason to change things. I kinda get the impression that the DIYers for home automation have slowly moved on. Many of the friends I used to chat with daily online about our projects are busy with real l...


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Pioneer SC-1222K is a winner

Posted by jwilson56 , 09 March 2013 · 2778 views

Well the Pioneer SC-1222K came early so I decided to swap it out. My initial thoughts Pros: 1)  The receiver runs cool to the touch even after a few hours of cranked up music and movies 2)  The Class D3  amplifiers are a clear winner for sound quality. My Polk Monitor 70's have never sounded so good. I was always less than impress...


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Onkyo receiver is having sound issues

Posted by jwilson56 , 08 March 2013 · 1910 views

Well my Onkyo receiver is having sound issues. It seems that this model is having these issues and usually occurs after the 2 year warrenty is up. The repair bills are said to be in the hundreds. So it looks like I am out of luck.  I decided to purchase a Pioneer SC-1222K after reading how much trouble the new Onkyo and Denon's are. NewEgg is having...


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Now Playing on Droid Razr Maxx

Posted by jwilson56 , 27 December 2012 · 2105 views

My Droid Razr Maxx running Now Playing



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