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What should you hear?

I'm new to the hobby and curious what type of imaging sound stage you should hear.  I have a pair...

mvrooman152611
Big source improvement using CD player

I borrowed a friend's esoteric dv50s CD player.  I could not believe the difference between it an...

puffbojie3
I can prove your room is bad

So you want to upgrade?  You want to know what the next big thing is you can do for a better soun...

erik_squires30
Replacement Tubes for ARC Reference 6

I realize that the tube replacement for ARC's Ref 6 are good quality, and when I get these from A...

persephone5
Have you ever used a separate speaker selector unit to audition speakers? Would you?

I'm anticipating a big "bake-off" between speakers competing for my affection. I have a tube amp ...

hilde457
Tube amp - tube socket problem

Hi fellow tube amp owners. Four months back I bought a used Primaluna Prologue 2 which I really e...

dtapo7
Best improvement for the buck

I just recently sold a McIntosh mc250 and now have about $900 to spend to improve my system. Para...

audiomaze12
What could cause this amp to fail?

Hi Everyone,Apologies if this is the wrong forum for this question. I just got into serious speak...

joezuu2
Tonearm lead connection on last leg

I have a VPI Prime. I think my tonearm lead where the red wire connects to the connector is about...

last_lemming1
Vintage Tannoy Gold vs Harbeth 30.1

It seems the vintage Tannoy has a cult following.  I heard one of the reason is that those old ma...

gte357s0
PS AUDIO Stellar M700 Mono Amplifier?

I’ve never owned or don’t know anyone that has had any of their equipment. I watch a lot of Paul’...

todd10104
Wison watt puppy

I am trying to find casters for the or wheels any help would be awesome 

tunawishing4
Lower end Soundsmith cartridges vs others in same price range?

Soundsmith seems to be a great option for the long term due to their retipping prices. I'm just c...

aberyclark10
Is being an audiophile a disease?

I’m new to this audio world. I bumped into this video and it explains a lot.https://youtu.be/fcwp...

raysmtb13
In case you need a new "source" for audiophile units.....

Well, right now there are 6,400+ listings on ebay with the word Audiophile in them.  I think I wi...

whatjd4
Adding a Cisco Gigabit Switch

I was reading that the signal coming in from my cable router carries a lot of noise.  My Pro-ject...

gasnsteering3
Anyone still use the Harmonix Studio Master Power Cord (not the 350)?

Anyone still using the Studio Master power cord, the one with the Furutech connector on one end a...

highstream0
3 Albums To Be Stranded With On A Desert Island

If you were limited to only 3 albums to listen to for a very long, long time ... like if you were...

jazzman78
CD Transport to pair with Audio Note DAC 5 - suggestions?

Here's the question: Is there anyone out there with experience with an Audio Note DAC who can rec...

mpsharkie1
Jvc tt101 ql10 platter repair or for sale

Dear all i have a jvc ql10/tt101 that was damaged in transit. Thankfully wilkinsons have repaired...

lohanimal6
Cambridge Audio Azur 640A better than Audiolab 6000A ?

Hi folks, I am a new member and I am not an expert about amplifiers,I bought a brand new Audiolab...

achujs2
Yes, it is possible to make digital audio sound like vintage vinyl because I just did it!

Sam here again and in my never ending quest to make digital audio sound like vintage vinyl I disc...

guitarsam2
Linear Power supply for dedicated line

I'm having 3 dedicated 20amp lines run with 1 Oyaide R1 receptacle on each line. I'm planning on ...

veerossi2
Failed to enqueue. Any ideas?

After three or four weeks of glorious streaming Qobuz directly to my Cambridge 851N using their n...

tomaswv6
Removing a ZERO from the price of amps

https://www.soundstagehifi.com/index.php/opinion/1420-purifi-audios-pint-sized-powerhouses I m...

yyzsantabarbara5
Teddy Thompson - New album HEATBREAKER PLEASE is out!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oW3jamYnoCc&list=OLAK5uy_mo0JU-2w8BrdFu2XpS4Y0HdE6ebzKD7IkRec...

bigquery0
Repairs for Revox

I have a Revox B77 Mk II.  I have two questions:  (1)  Any recommendations for Revox repair.  Thi...

persephone1
Troubleshooting occasional popping from solid state amp?

Hello all,I have this problem with amp making single pops occasionally, around once every 5-20 mi...

conocedor6
Marantz SA11 S3

Hi , I am looking for Marantz SA11S3 , Black Color, 230V. please let me know if anyone has for  s...

pradeepgopinath1
Speaker pairings for Lyngdorf 2170

Hello,I'm looking to try some different speakers out with my current Lyngdorf 2170 integrated set...

escoffee0
Forum contributions in the past 24 hours
Big source improvement using CD player (puffbojie)
Fidelity Research FR-7 Repair (letch)
Blown driver (fertguy)
What should you hear? (mvrooman1526)
2020 update : JC Verdier La Platine (ledoux1238)
Albert Von Schweikert Has Passed Away (stereo5)
Tidal/OPPO streaming issue (mizike)
Shootout of Nos 6sn7 tubes (shkong78)
Too good a post to waste (millercarbon)
Accuphase DP-560 (foolishman)
I can prove your room is bad (erik_squires)
Pass labs x250.8 stereo amp in San Diego? (pennpencil)
Amps and Kimber 12tc. Big amps and room temperature. (blueranger)
Marantz SA-10 arriving Monday! (blueranger)
Koetsu Blue Lace Onyx vs. Coralstone (11flat6)
Can you run the HANA SL MC at 100 ohms? (rrm)
NEW Cerious Technologies Upgrade - Graphene Matrix Cables (lancelock)
Replacement Tubes for ARC Reference 6 (persephone)
Have you ever used a separate speaker selector unit to audition speakers? Would you? (hilde45)
Tube amp - tube socket problem (dtapo)
Primaluna DiaLogue HP Integrated Vs Line Magnetic 845ai (neptune123)
Best improvement for the buck (audiomaze)
What could cause this amp to fail? (joezuu)
Tonearm lead connection on last leg (last_lemming)
2019 300B tubes that are worth the money? (argonsteele)
PS AUDIO Stellar M700 Mono Amplifier? (todd1010)
Tekton Design Moab (millercarbon)
In Defense of Audiophiles, Bose, Pass, Toole and Science (erik_squires)
Wison watt puppy (tunawishing)
Focal Kanta No 2 (j-wall)
Lower end Soundsmith cartridges vs others in same price range? (aberyclark)
Best cheap integrated amp (mjcmt)
Degritter brand ultrasonic record cleaner (bdp24)
Is being an audiophile a disease? (raysmtb1)
Power Cable ~ $300 - Which to get? Nordost, Audioquest, Furutech, Shunyata, Zavfino? (alexb76)
Best DAC for around $2,500 or less (mvrooman1526)
In case you need a new "source" for audiophile units..... (whatjd)
WHat did Audiophiles hear during Tape deck era? (ashoka)
Adding a Cisco Gigabit Switch (gasnsteering)
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each! (whitecamaross)
What to replace an Adcom amp with? (dm110)
Whats on your turntable tonight? (slipknot1)
Why no Virtual System pics?? (b_limo)
3 Albums To Be Stranded With On A Desert Island (jazzman7)
What are you streaming tonight? (uberwaltz)
Who thinks $5K speaker cable really better than generic 14AWG cable? (sautan904)
CD Transport to pair with Audio Note DAC 5 - suggestions? (mpsharkie)
Whats playing on your system today? (nutty)
streaming with benchmark2-dx DAC - problem - no signal to preamp (jminock)
New Parasound Halo JC1+ monoblocks just released!!! (georgehifi)
Turntable Advice Needed (puppyt)
Home theater bypass - pass through question (flavo)
SME M30 owners. Height gauge Q (tobermory)
Have you ever wondered who sets the trends in the hi-end speaker industry? (contrastaudioua)
Why is it so good? (astorey)
How does adding a second subwoofer improve your systems SQ? (markj941)
Direct Drive vs. Idler Drive vs. Belt drive (scar972)
Your One Bullet Point Solution; Electrical Upgrade (douglas_schroeder)
Using a Rel Sub with a dedicated center channel (chief4425)
Jvc tt101 ql10 platter repair or for sale (lohanimal)
Youngsters these days. (jhills)
TOPPING D90MQA AK4499 (canibefrank)
$2500 Phono Stage Suggestions (stl114_nj)
Pass Labs 30.8 or Clayton Audio S-40 (tube_meister)
Chinese fake cables How fake, how good? (mazian)
Is there any streamer/integrated competitor to NAD C-388 w/BluOS2i MDC? (mwatsme)
Do You Care About AESTHETICS? What Are Your Gear/Listening Room Preferences?... (prof)
In the middle of a pandemic, Stereophile reviews ~ $30K equipment (erik_squires)
Brand new Vandersteen Model 2's (ctsooner)
Trying to fix specific issues with my listening area (djfalstaff)
Thiel Owners (jafant)
Comparing Powerline Ethernet to WiFi for streaming audio (ddriveman)
Spendor D7 vs. Harbeth Super HL5+ (routeman21)
Cube Audio Nenuphar Single Driver Speaker (10 inch) TQWT Enclosure (david_ten)
Cambridge Audio Azur 640A better than Audiolab 6000A ? (achujs)
Low volume listening dynamics (tmalkki)
What is the best USED Speaker Under $10,000 (jprice)
Audioquest Firebird Zero (ricred1)
Your One Bullet Point Solution; Electrical Upgrade (douglas_schroeder)
What does Roon do? (mazian)
To all PS Audio BHK preamp owners *** must read *** (scothurwitz)
Yes, it is possible to make digital audio sound like vintage vinyl because I just did it! (guitarsam)
Classical Music for Aficionados (rvpiano)
Review: Intuitive Design/Pitcher Sound Labs Summit PSL 624 Speaker (mdhoover)
How does this picture make you feel? (d2girls)
Is Bluetooth friendly with high-end DAC's ? (dr-john)
CD Transports (rtorchia)
Jazz for aficionados (orpheus10)
I have a weird buzz issue; can you help me solve the problem? (mwsl)
Found something worth trying on Qobuz (edcyn)
Townshend Audio Podiums - current owners opinion on the merits of this product (garebear)
Linear Power supply for dedicated line (veerossi)
Failed to enqueue. Any ideas? (tomaswv)
Removing a ZERO from the price of amps (yyzsantabarbara)
Automatic Tonearm Lifter Help (danl79)
Do speakers take time to warm up? (b_limo)
Wharfedale Elysian 4 Incredible build quality and sound, but made in China. (hiendmmoe)
For Basis TT owners does the VPI SDS work? (das)
Miracles in Audio, by luck, by good choices,by design or by tweaking... (mahgister)
Vandersteen 1Ci , your experience? (whatjd)
Kef Reference Tweeters-Ferrofluid Replacement (quincy)
Audioquest Rocket 33, anyone knows how to take off the banana plug end? (franckrandria)
Upgrading Aerial Acoustics Model 7T (indranilsen)
Focal Sopra 2 (ozzy)
Tekton Design Enzo 2.7 or Lore? Help me decide. (dtapo)
Repairs for Revox (persephone)
2 subwoofers - 1 brand? (gchuva)
Interconnects that the shield MUST NOT connect to RCA shell, but to isolated ground wire?? (deanshias)
Troubleshooting occasional popping from solid state amp? (conocedor)
Marantz SA11 S3 (pradeepgopinath)
More Power or use subwoofer to boost bass for music (xcool)
Luxman L509X fuse type (joeyfed55)
Pioneer LX500 BD player vs. Arcam BD players (ajant)
MQA vs. ripped vs. vinyl vs. hi res (rbstehno)
Virtual Systems Activity
120x85Michelle's System (justmetoo)
Nice equipment.  Thanks for sharing! (bob540)
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120x85Music Factory (hasmarto)
Impressive system.  Bet it sounds sweet! (bob540)
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120x85Albert Porter's System (albertporter)
Studer A820 arrived, it is near perfect and all 21 component boards are off being rebuilt and renewed to as good or better than when new.Image of new Studer ... (albertporter)
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120x85jaytor's System (jaytor)
Looks like an oasis from a troubled world to me.  Exceptional! (bob540)
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120x85GOT WOOD? mdegeorgis's System (mdegeorgis)
Such beautiful work!  I can tell you are a happy man doing what he was meant to do.  Wish I had the room (and budget) for one of your works of art. (bob540)
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120x85sro's System (sro)
Dale Chihuly - I should have recognized them.   I'd forgotten that he does prints as well as glass.   Your room is a very livable space.   I'm impressed. (dfwines)
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120x85Rhodes System (rhodes)
Beautiful listening room. My compliments. I like the w/w carpeting design and of course your impressive equipment. Looks like an enjoyable listen for sure. (archguy)
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120x85biketony's System (biketony)
Bit comet,Sorry, just seeing your question. Yes I had both the Weiss 501 and Aqua La Scala. Both great DACs. In the end I preferred the La Scala. It seems a ... (biketony)
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120x85The Vintage Altec Marantz system... (patpong)
Awesome! I'm envious. (tvad)
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120x85Finnetric's System (finnetric)
Beautiful and well assembled "classic" system. Reminds me of when owning a hifi system was all about the music. (tvad)
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120x85tomic601's Casa Pacifica (tomic601)
Beautiful audio system in a gorgeous room. Very tastefully done, kudos!  That sunset view from you window is breathtaking....the only thing is missing is 🥃 (lalitk)
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120x85Babybear's System (babybear)686