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Why have expensive power cords and fuses become such a hotly debated topic?

We all want tools to make our system sound better. Some tools are more effective than others in m...

ramtubes9
Question Regarding Video Production

I made a video and at first glance it looked pretty good. But when I uploaded it onto youtube, i...

complete1
The Cartridge and Stylus makes a big difference.

I am becoming more convinced that the cartridge and the most importantly, the stylus has a lot to...

tzh21y0
Merlin VSM MME Master BAM Modification

Very curious to know if anyone had or knows of someone who had a mod done to his BAM.Change EQ Cu...

dumbeat3
MapleGroveMusic's - Blog

I have an idea to share interesting links and just random thoughts on audio . Disclaimer - I am h...

maplegrovemusic1
VPI 16.5 vacuum cleaner

My cleaner is no longer draining the used fluid from the reservoir which is now effecting the vac...

dontbuymp3s0
Balanced (XLR) CD player recommendations

Hi folks,I’m looking for some balanced CD player recommendations that would match with my Krell K...

jsbach168513
The urge to tinker is awash. What TT might better mine and why?

Just my normal fidgetitus kicking in!Will start by saying I am extremely happy with my present TT...

uberwaltz22
Next move: pre, dsd, amp, xover, or ???

I have Thiel CS 2.3s driven by a BAT VK-55, sourced by ps audio PW DAC, with bridge II, mostly ti...

thosb1
Rosanne Cash "She Remembers Everything" LP

Spent this weekend listening to few new albums."She Remembers Everything" from Rosanne Cash is he...

mofimadness8
Any good right angle power cables?

Im looking for a high quality power cable for a Yamaha ysp-5600 soundbar. I a/b tested with a few...

deanshias5
What separate tube phono stage do you use ?

Allnic, Manley and Herron are quite common. Interested in what else is out there that is not ment...

inna32
I know it's a little off topic but home theatre systems?

Can someone suggest me a good 5 way home theatre system available readily in delhi ncr? I'm not w...

robinmalhotra2
Bypass capacitor position?

Hi all. I've had a pair of Coincident Frankensteins for a number of years and just opened them up...

cal371311
AR Vt-200 vs VTL-300 deluxe

Which woul you choose and why?  Thanks for any replies 

rvito0
One persons experience with online speaker shopping.

I am curious about other peoples experiences with buying speakers online. Mine so far hasn’t been...

djones5118
Powered speakers recommendations

I am looking at powered speakers. I will be using these mainly for listening to music in my offic...

robinmalhotra0
Marantz HD CD 1 Awesome Transport

About a month ago my decade + old Pioneer PD 65 with extensive Musical Concept mods (including ou...

tweak12
Full Odyssey Audio system, including speakers, anyone using?

Greetings to all, I discovered the Odyssey Audio Company this days, it was totally new from me, I...

bluenote640
Suggestions for Class D amplifiers with Marantz AV7704 and B&W cdm9nt combo for HT.

I am considering class D options for a multi channel HT setup. Partly because of where the amps h...

lightfighter20184
B&K Reference 200.7 vs Rotel RMB-1555

I am considering purchasing a used gently B&K 200.7 for $1k -- seems like a decent price.Can ...

lightfighter20181
Vandersteen 2ce Signature II + Byrston amplification: Sound Characteristics?

Greetings to all, I’m considering purchase the Vandersteen 2ce Signature II, to use with Bryston ...

bluenote645
Streaming Preamp

I have been upgrading my bedroom system which started out with just the Cary AiOS and a pair of S...

amboguzzi3
Denon Power amplifier or Yamaha amplifier help please

Hey guys I have a pair of Polk Audio RTI A7s. I am sort of stuck on which power amplifier to choo...

daoki12
My daughter practing snare, bells this aft......

And the real live sound is amazing.....does your home system/speakers have that real live sound ?...

mr_bill7
Moerch UP-4 v. Audio Technica AT1100?

I am pretty much married to my favorite cartridge, which requires a low mass arm, plus I tend to ...

spkrplus0
Your Forever Pieces? What and Why?

Pretty sure a number of members have some equipment they have owned forever or intend to where fe...

uberwaltz34
Arizona Audiofile Club

Please come to the annual swap meet 11/28 7pm-9pm at Trinity Lutheran Church. 7th Ave/Hatcher!!!

firstnot3
JAY'S Audio CDT-3-MK2 or PS Audio DirectStream Memory Player

Looking for a CD transport. I will be playing redbook CDs only and would be using the SPDIF outpu...

nenon1
Enough power?

Can my Macintosh MA-5100 Integrated Amp, Pre-Amp drive a pair of AR-3a speakers?

toyoboyo0
How much better is direct BNC vs adapter

Just got my new Chord CuTest and it uses BNC coax and my Bluesound Node2 uses RCA. So I am curren...

theo6
Rotel Turntable RP 9400 ....any opinions please

Hi... I researched this turntable, but was unable to find much info about it. Is it considered a ...

rocky13133
Help with a gift Vinyl Collection and Onkyo CP-1280F Turntable

A friend of mine in his 80's, gave me an Onkyo CP-1280F TT with a Grado G1 cartridge and 350+ pie...

coachpoconnor0
Turning off tube preamp first sends solid state amp into protection?

I have been experimenting with using a vintage Luxman CL40 valve preamp as a separate preamp stag...

jsqt13
Plasma tv buzz/ground loop through phono cable

I had this problem a couple years ago but it went away after I unhooked my tt to have it looked a...

bajaed0
Wadia Transport Service

Hello,  I am looking for advice on a reputable service or upgrade service company for a Wadia tra...

cornman5552
Hiss/ground problems on a LTA MZ2/40

Hi all,I bought a MZ2 secondhand about 6 months ago, I used it some time as integrated and everyt...

any-major-dude1
Fairy Tales by Radka Toneff

https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/51PdHlokqCL.jpg Her voice is mesmerizing.I had ...

shkong782
High efficiency is critical.

I am looking to move on from my Klipsch Heresy speakers. I have a 2A3 power amp so high efficienc...

fromunda9
KEF LS50 Wireless - preamp suggestions for Marantz TT

Hi folks!Would appreciate suggestions for a preamp that connects my Marantz TT15S-1 turntable to ...

joezedlove0
Connect older Bose Subwoofer to a modern AV receiver

Hi. I have a question which I hope you guys can help me with. So, I've gotten my dads old Bose Au...

dantengwen2
Problem with old Creative 2.1 and possibly looking for a replacement

Hello everyone, I'm new to this sub. I have an old Creative 2.1 set (I believe the model is I-Tri...

dantengwen1
help decide what av receiver under $1k to choose

Hi,I'm a beginner home theater geek. After googling I understood that AV receiver is one of the m...

allinone19892
Rogue RP5 with Bel Canto Mono Block

Hi,   Did anyone try the Rogue RP5 Pre-amp with the Bel Canto Class D Monoblock Amplifiers? My DA...

karurravi2
Yamaha professional powers ,pc2002m....?.??

Hey guys I’m using a pair of Infinty reference 60 speakers which are rated at 200. Watts per chan...

daoki3
Sound-Smith Zephyr Star

I'm hoping the community can offer me their opinions and insights.  I've recently gotten back int...

pcraig04122
Specific to CROFT phono users

I will keep it simple. Seeking opinions.... At this level ($2K US for integrated w/phono), should...

fjn044
Question Regarding Video Production

I made a video and at first glance it looked pretty good. But when I uploaded it onto youtube, i...

complete0
Soundsmith Progression: MIMC Star > Sussurro Mk II

Hey Folks--the discount now available on the Sussurro Mk II has me considering the jump from the ...

dodgealum1
Wilson Alignment Spikes -- A Little Help Please

Hello Out There. Just purchased a pair of used Wilson Watt Puppy 7's. I'm in need of the #3 ali...

cmcdaniel51
Oak Infinity RS5B’s

Hi....have a chance to get a pair of Infinity RS5B’s .... are they a quality speaker and worth 36...

wheels11
Opinions on Pro-Ject Phono Box RS

Looking for a good phono stage with balanced inputs and the Phono Box RS surfaced. I like the fle...

sleepwalker650
what does the Kitsune Audio su-1 DDR interface actually do?

Evening Goners!I hope one or more of you can shed some well needed light as to what this product ...

azjake0
How does the Raven Audio Silhouette amps compare to Joule Electra VZN 100's

Guys thinking of changing out my VZN100's- Love the sound but to much noise for my 98 db Classic ...

fluffers0
Current production Adcom amp. - GFA 6002

I’ve been curious of this amp on the Adcom-USA site since I’ve had such good luck with the 555SE ...

213runnin0
New Feikert Volare

Two posts in one day--yikes, I need to get a life.I just stumbled on the new Feikert Volare. Did ...

dodgealum0
Retro preamp, pre remote controll era, how best to add a stand alone volume remote

Hi guys I’m keen to add a remote to a fine ol preamp, not wanting to mess with opening up the amp...

sdj8880
Forum contributions in the past 48 hours
Your Forever Pieces? What and Why? (uberwaltz)
My first Tube Amplifier (shkong78)
JAY'S Audio CDT-3-MK2 or PS Audio DirectStream Memory Player (nenon)
Suggestions for Class D amplifiers with Marantz AV7704 and B&W cdm9nt combo for HT. (lightfighter2018)
Why have expensive power cords and fuses become such a hotly debated topic? (ramtubes)
VPI 16.5 vacuum cleaner (dontbuymp3s)
$10k Speaker Cables?????????????? (georgehifi)
Question Regarding Video Production (complete)
How does length affect power cable sound quality? (brtritch)
150$ fuse made me crazy (shkong78)
Merlin VSM MME Master BAM Modification (dumbeat)
power cord affects on video? (suix6)
Basis Turntables: Worth it or Ripoff? (madavid0)
Thinking about a new, lower end CD Player (n80)
Fuse in the wrong direction? (simna)
Speaker vibration isolation (notesaddict)
MapleGroveMusic's - Blog (maplegrovemusic)
Balanced (XLR) CD player recommendations (jsbach1685)
The urge to tinker is awash. What TT might better mine and why? (uberwaltz)
Greatest debut album (ricmci)
Next move: pre, dsd, amp, xover, or ??? (thosb)
Rosanne Cash "She Remembers Everything" LP (mofimadness)
Any good right angle power cables? (deanshias)
Watkins Stereo Generation FOUR Loudspeakers Compelling BARGAIN!! (real_music777)
Can you hear the difference? (grm)
Speaker recommendation for Home Theater (wanderingmoo)
... POORLY RECORDED SONGS THAT ... (justvintagestuff)
What solid amp to pair with DiaLogue Premium Preamplifier ? (gryphongryph)
Gradient 1.4 Speakers (intone)
What separate tube phono stage do you use ? (inna)
Tubes (john421)
Oppo 205 revelations, questions.. (ptss)
I know it's a little off topic but home theatre systems? (robinmalhotra)
Talk but not walk? (michaelgreenaudio)
How to link Spotify playlists with Roon & Lightning DS via Tidal (soma70)
Audioquest Carbon HDMI cable (2007audioman)
Toslink vs. RCA (davidb928)
Bypass capacitor position? (cal3713)
The Audio Doctor makes a house call (fast)
Power Conditioner for Amp (thyname)
One persons experience with online speaker shopping. (djones51)
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Marantz HD CD 1 Awesome Transport (tweak1)
Power Conditioners: Audioquest Niagara 5000 or Shunyata Denali 6000S (skyscraper)
Dick's / Dave's picks (jafant)
Best Keith Jarrett records (actusreus)
Song covers that are better than the originals (daveburton)
Hendrix 50th Anniversary Electric Ladyland Box Release (toneranger58)
Upgrade from Classe SSP 800 processor (caphill)
New in 2018 (jafant)
Whats playing on your system today? (nutty)
What's in your CDP tonight? the minority report (ghosthouse)
CD-format to be abandoned by major labels by the e (bluesky)
Doug Schroeder Method, Double ic (jayctoy)
Thiel Owners (jafant)
Anyone used these audio ceramic slow blow fuses from Littlefuse? (photon46)
The nightmare of the cartridge buyer... (daveyf)
B&K Reference 200.7 vs Rotel RMB-1555 (lightfighter2018)
Vandersteen 2ce Signature II + Byrston amplification: Sound Characteristics? (bluenote64)
Streaming Preamp (amboguzzi)
Denon Power amplifier or Yamaha amplifier help please (daoki)
My daughter practing snare, bells this aft...... (mr_bill)
Integrated Amp to match with Magico A3 (eldonfung)
Classical Music for Aficionados (rvpiano)
Whats on your turntable tonight? (slipknot1)
What is the most dramatic way of increasing a speaker's Bass and Low mid? (dumbeat)
Seller is responsible to get item to you, intact. yes? or no? (elizabeth)
Arizona Audiofile Club (firstnot)
The RME ADI 2-DAC 32Bit/768kHz (luxmancl38)
Aragon 8008x5 with Vandersteen 2w (jwmorris)
How much better is direct BNC vs adapter (theo)
Top Ten Tuners of all Time?? (ferrari)
Valvet E2. 300B killer? (emil)
McIntosh / Marantz combination (bgpoppab)
Top Ten Rock Vocalists (arcam88)
Any good reasons to use transistor phono stage and line level preamp instead of tube ? (inna)
Dynaudio C20 vs other monitors in the 4-7k range (mofojo)
Revel Performa 206, PSB T-2, Focal Aria 936: Which offers the best overall sound? (sunnyjim)
Rotel Turntable RP 9400 ....any opinions please (rocky1313)
Thoughts on Big Star (n80)
Turning off tube preamp first sends solid state amp into protection? (jsqt)
JVC tt-101 repair (gary7)
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each! (whitecamaross)
Tonearms: Ripoff? (madavid0)
What are you streaming tonight? (uberwaltz)
Toploading CD transports recommendations (stereonista)
Speakers: $3,000-$4,000 on Audiogon (adamg)
Perfect Path Technologies: Omega E mat (t_ramey)
Anyone compared GoldenEar Triton 7 with Triton Reference? (otinkyad)
Tekton Double Impact vs. Vandersteen 2ce sig II (bstatmeister)
Can someone recommend me best amp (sherloc987)
Wadia Transport Service (cornman555)
Hiss/ground problems on a LTA MZ2/40 (any-major-dude)
Considering used towers under $1000.. (sifter)
The best music in 2018 (slaw)
Listening to my daughter practice snare, bells, ..... (mr_bill)
Horns: Why don't they image well? (erik_squires)
Any Mark Knopfler fans out there? (n80)
Sonic Frontiers Line - 1 Volume Control (cicero42)
Fairy Tales by Radka Toneff (shkong78)
Spatial Audio Hologram M4 Turbo S Speakers - A Review (whitestix)
If you could just pick one instrument that you think sounds best on your speakers (blueranger)
What are fuses used for? (rvpiano)
Has anyone tried these stunning new CPT power cord? (bacardi)
PS Direct Stream latest firmware, "Snowmass" (ozzy)
Pheonix Engineering Road Runner (sgunther)
Review: Audio Research Corporation HD 220 Amplifier (dave_b)
Technical Network Streamer Question (10000_hz_legend)
Introducing a (huge) high end R2R tubed DAC (astrostar-59)
XiangSheng 728A (howiemia)
Anyone with experience with the effectiveness of the AVA HUMDINGER? (drrnc2)
Using Maple Butcher Block Under a Turntable (bpoletti)
JBL everest? (v6517413)
Curious what people think is the best "value" high end speaker (~5K to 15K) (gene3x)
High efficiency is critical. (fromunda)
Jazz for aficionados (orpheus10)
Connect older Bose Subwoofer to a modern AV receiver (dantengwen)
Problem with old Creative 2.1 and possibly looking for a replacement (dantengwen)
help decide what av receiver under $1k to choose (allinone1989)
Any reviews of anticable power cables? (oldears)
Why does my DAC sound so much better after upgrading digital SPDIF cable? (karmapolice)
Looking to get into tubes on the cheap (jcarman721)
Smart home theaters (allinone1989)
Rogue RP5 with Bel Canto Mono Block (karurravi)
balanced vs. unbalanced sound quality (nineballg)
Virtual Systems Activity
120x85Silvanik's System (silvanik)
Hi Mike,six months ago I paid 2000€ for my pair here in Italy that means around 2280 US$, but I know that when the CS 3.6s  were for sale in my country the p... (silvanik)
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120x85flatblackround's System (flatblackround)
Love your analogue system.Such great equipment. Looks really good the way you have it set up too. (mjcmt)
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120x85Len's Dedicated Acoustic Room (lwhitefl)
Last week I added a JL Audio Fathom F212v2 subwoofer to replace my Definitive Technology SC8000. The F212v2 is positioned near the left rear corner based on ... (lwhitefl)
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120x85Silvanik's System (silvanik)
Hi There . Would you be so kind as to disclose your purchase price of the 3.6 ? I am looking at a pair and the seller wants $1500 . I have seen sales for les... (maplegrovemusic)
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120x85Silvanik's System (silvanik)
Thank you rosami,Thiel fascinated me long time ago and finally few months ago I became the new owner of this beautiful Cs 3.6s. Can't stop listening to  my f... (silvanik)
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120x85New House (billt1)
Well, I am a Home Theater nut and just this past Thursday call my “parts department” guru, really, my Home Theater friend, as I have been upgrading for almos... (eternalcamper)
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120x85New House (billt1)
Omg man! This an absolute work of art. I even love the rug on the wall used as a diffuser. :) (nephilim_1981)
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120x85rosami's System (rosami)
Thanks JA! (rosami)
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120x85Silvanik's System (silvanik)
Beautiful system (from a fellow Thiel owner)! (rosami)
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120x85Albert Porter's System (albertporter)
I recently received the new Allnic L-10000 OTL~OCL preamp.   This uses four 300B tubes as outputs and has balance provision to tweak bias on tubes.I posted i... (albertporter)
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120x85A Blast from the Past (chowkwan)
 While the Voice Of The Theater system was widely used in the pro environment, the 511B horn/driver combination along with the 15 inch Altec bass driver didn... (kftooll)
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120x85mi4's System (mi4)
I've got a system using the Anthem STR preamp and Mark Levinson power.  I'm driving the new Magico A3's.  I'm awaiting the new Innuos Zenith MarkIII.  I was ... (tontoverde)
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