One of the many reasons why I love the audiophile hobby so much is that it always affords me so many avenues to learn something new and interesting. For example, take the need to “ground” all your audio components. On the surface, grounding may seem like a boring concept. However, if you dig beneath the surface, it is anything but.
Electrical theory 101, states that the wire that supplies power to our components has three conductors. The “hot” conductor supplies the current, the “neutral” conductor provides the current’s return path to the ground, and then you have the ground.… Read the full article