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Do you only do cd's or do you want to do hi-rez also
For cd only an Audio Note Kit 2.1 dac can't be beat. For Hi rez I use a Mytek 192 stereo dac. Also lately I have been listening to a Schiit Loki dac streaming from my laptop thru Jriver 19 which converts everything to DSD. The Loki does DSD only and at $149 is amazing
There is a Bel Canto 3.5 VBS for sale in your price range. I had the 3.0 VBS in my system and it exhibits all the characteristics you listed in spades and I believe would work superbly with your Parsifals. The 3.5 VBS has been reviewed against some of the best DACs extant and more than held its own, and I'd recommend jumping on this without hesitation. Best of luck in whatever you end up with.
I ended up purchasing the Wadia Intuition 01. Fully integrated unit with DAC, preamp, and 200 watt amp. Originally $7500 but I paid much less. Was either going to get active speakers and a DAC or all in one electronics plus passives. The deal on the Wadia was too good to pass up.
It sounded fantastic in the showroom with some high end Sonus Fabers. There's a similar all in one Nuforce just released called the Nuprime which is getting rave reviews from a couple of early adopters for under $2500.