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Klipsch La Scala diagnostics/repairs

I bought a pair of Klipsch La Scala speakers brand new back in 1978 (yeah I'm an old guy now).  T...

Recording streamed music off the internet onto C.D.?

I'm thinking about buying a c.d. recorder to record some music but I have some questions first.  ...

Buyer wants copy of passport?

I have bought and sold expensive equipment for may years both here on audiogon and on Europe’s au...

Reducing Background Noise On Records

Hello.  I'm looking into ways of reducing background noise on LP recordings. Some of my records j...

Wadia S7i not reading the contents of certain discs

When I load any SONY or ECM cd into the player, the blue 'Loading' display stays lit until it fin...

Parasound Halo Integrated Buzz/Hum

Hi all. I bought a Parasound Halo Integrated last week and discovered there is a faint low freque...

Audiophile Setup with an Iphone 7

Dear Could anybody suggest an Amp + DAC audiophile setup for an Iphone 7. Top Quality. Source TID...

1978 pioneer sx-980

Any idea of what this stereo is worth. It's in great working condition. 

15A or 20A dedicated circuit

Hello 'goners:Would love to learn about members experiences with hiring an electrician to install...

gain switch and volume control position

I have a Schiit Jotunheim headphone amp and a pair of Audeze LCD-2 headphones.  If I use the low ...

The Jadis JA200Mk2 review---or slam!

In the current issue of Stereophile, Jason Victor Serinus reviews the new Jadis JA200Mk2....or sh...

Nuprime vs preamp rebuild.

Had previously queried community re value of upgrading dac.  In brief I have an AR SP-3 preamp, P...

R.E. Designs LNPA-150

Hello, all interesting Audiogon-people, from Sweden.I´m looking for these poweramps. constructed ...

Trying vinyl, need some help!

For the last month, I have been searching for a good cd player or transport and thought I had set...


I am new to the higher end of music listening, actually I haven’t started the listening part yet....

First investment into a turntable

Hello friends,As I slowly make my way into collecting some vintage audio components, its time to ...

Oppo 105, Oppo 205, or Legacy SACD (Esoteric, Cary CD 306, etc)

I currently have a Cary DAC-100t for all of my digital files, but I would like to purchase some s...

Any comparison?

I have a Heed quasar and was wondering if anyone has compared it to the Allnic 1201?i know ones s...

Advice from members

I have just started putting my first system together and have been enjoying it for about 6 months...

Best used or new DAC under $3500

What would be the best DAC for under $3500, new or used? I currently use the Chord Dave and I LOV...

Technics 1200g vs Rega rp8, VPI aries, avenger, Basis 2000, Linn LP12 etc. Can it compete?

I am thinking of upgrading my Turntable in the next few months.  It has been a long journey as be...

Vibration noise from toroid transformer. Is it possible to get rid of it?

My homemade amplifier (D.Walton 300B XLS MKIII schematic) is working normally with one exception....

MBL 111F or 101E ????

Hi experts :)I am looking to get a new system and I want to hear your input.I am currently have a...

Speaker suggestions – Possible Magnepan 3.6R or Dunlavy SC-IV

Ideally I could audition speakers for months then make a decision. Problem is, I retired to a pla...

Vandersteen Acoustic Coupler Fix (Vintage 2C's)

This is more of a sharing, experience and fix for people who might be able to benefit from my exp...

Over damped Room?

I recently moved into a smaller listening room (10' by 13') and had floor stander that had to go ...

Cranberries singer passed away......

So young...

Regan RP1 turntable buzzing ground noise

Any suggestions on how to get rid of a ground noise. This turntable does notcome with a  ground w...

Fozgometer/Adjust + Exchange

I bought the Fieckert Adjust + for azimuth alignment. Even though my recently acquired ZYX Unive...

Yet another Amp recommendation needed

I'm in need of a recommendation for a SS amplifier for my office system. I'm thinking either a PS...

Tannoy Owners: Need help with Canterbury GR fine tuning.

I recently got a pair of Canterbury GRs which have multiple adjustment on treble level and treble...

Looking for docking station with hi-rez digital output.

Hi folks, I found that i have older iPhone leftovers and wonder if i can still use them as dedica...

"1997 Vintage" REL Powered Subwoofer started making loud humming

Hello all,I have had a Stadium II REL powered subwoofer in my home theater system since I bought ...

Anyone using McIntosh MX151 with PS Audio DirectStream DAC with Bridge II successfully?

I have encountered one problem after another trying to marry my MX151 and new DirectStream DAC wi...

Opinions on Possible New Set Up

Well, I have a bad case of upgrade-itis. I’ve been thinking that since my room is pretty small (9...


Just bought this unit to  replace my BDP 105D . I bought it for the 4K play only . I noticed ther...

Sound Quality Comparison: Micromega MyDAC -or- PS Audio Digital Link III (stock)

Has anyone listened to both that can give me a description of the sound qualities of each? I'm on...

HDMI issue

Occasionally I get a message that the HDMI signal cant be found on my projection screenIntegra DT...

How to Share Samsung S8 Music with Bluetooth Speaker

I want to share my Samsung S8 music with my friends, so I need to buy a Bluetooth Speaker? Which ...

Luxman SQ-N100 amp with built-in MM phono stage

I’ve been looking for headphone amp, but Luxman SQ-N100 has it all in one including MM phono stag...

Bryston 4B SST or my modded Hafler DH-220?

I have a mid-fi system that exists primarily of a Denon AVR X-4000 HT receiver/pre, an Adcom GFA6...

PS4 Streaming Audio Options

Hello community;I finally retired our PS3 after 8 years--got a PS4 Pro for Christmas and have fig...

Forum contributions in the past 48 hours
What's your OTL tube amp experience and suggestion? (bsimpson)
R.E. Designs LNPA-150 (elektrostat)
New Tweak --- Its Fantastic (oregonpapa)
Technics 1200g vs Rega rp8, VPI aries, avenger, Basis 2000, Linn LP12 etc. Can it compete? (tzh21y)
Klipsch La Scala diagnostics/repairs (skink)
Buyer wants copy of passport? (ulf)
Reducing Background Noise On Records (cspiegs)
This is for Georgehifi especially but others can chime in. (bubba12)
Is elliptical the best stylus profile (tzh21y)
Full detailed sound at 30 - 40 - 50 dB (leemaze)
Absolute top tier DAC for standard res Redbook CD (mattnshilp)
Proac D48R (heinrichmilw)
Wadia S7i not reading the contents of certain discs (dr-john)
Parasound Halo Integrated Buzz/Hum (tod_)
Full-sounding SS amps (besides Pass) (taww)
Nottingham Space Deck and Space Arm question? (anovak)
Why does all new pop music sound the same? (chayro)
Audiophile Setup with an Iphone 7 (rpeebles)
Laufer Teknik Memory Player 64 - I've Finally Found What I've Been Looking For! (hollandw)
Duelund cast Pio Hybrid Copper/Silver or Rs series with Silver Bypass PIO (zipost)
Mark Levinson 38S vs 380 (alpha3)
Upcoming Technics SP-10R (100th Anniversary Model) (chakster)
How good are the Audience Au24 SX speaker cables? (respected_ent)
1978 pioneer sx-980 (ptsazama)
Equi=Core 1800/Core Power Technologies 1800 (luvrockin)
Thiel Owners (jafant)
Who makes budget speaker cables which are truly “good” or “exceptional” in quality? (2psyop)
15A or 20A dedicated circuit (dpac996)
gain switch and volume control position (marktomaras)
Jazz for aficionados (orpheus10)
The Jadis JA200Mk2 review---or slam! (daveyf)
Linn Akurate 212 blown supertweeter (joehernandez509)
Nuprime vs preamp rebuild. (jameslsimons)
Trying vinyl, need some help! (drf24)
Looking for thoughts from Nottingham Analog table owners (uberwaltz)
HI-FI NEWBIE NEEDS HELP! (widespreadpanic)
Is my Amp OK? (thyname)
First investment into a turntable (martygto)
Oppo 105, Oppo 205, or Legacy SACD (Esoteric, Cary CD 306, etc) (thiefoflight)
Binding Post Jumpers - New Product!!! (williewonka)
Apple Laptop Charger (makmiller)
NEW Cerious Technologies Upgrade - Graphene Matrix Cables (lancelock)
Would love some feedback / Denon DL-S1 / phono match / cart recomendations (fsmithjack)
Duelund DCA16GA (santodx5)
Advice from members (palakapatel)
Denon DP-100M Power Issue (vern)
Linn Akurate CD vs. others (hassel)
How important is the rack you use for your components (polkalover)
Polycarbonate Disc Bliss: The CD is alive and well (klipschking)
Best used or new DAC under $3500 (jozurr)
Buying speakers ten or more years old a good idea? (acidfolk)
Greatest Rock Drummers (falconquest)
Vibration noise from toroid transformer. Is it possible to get rid of it? (antanask)
Ever Bought an Audio Product that was Stupid Good for the Money? (seanheis1)
Age old discussion I know but MM or MC? Benefits? (uberwaltz)
Picking a Tube integrated amp (rubytuesday)
MBL 111F or 101E ???? (peppapig)
Speaker suggestions – Possible Magnepan 3.6R or Dunlavy SC-IV (doitwithlife)
How good are Shunyata power cords?? (pivetta)
Tchernov cables. Anyone knows anything about them? (inna)
Vandie .7 vs Maggie .7 (ottoa63)
PMC 24 and Canalis Cambria two way floorstanders; What is the advantage to this design?: (sunnyjim)
Whats playing on your system today? (nutty)
Vandersteen Acoustic Coupler Fix (Vintage 2C's) (kmckenn)
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each! (whitecamaross)
Over damped Room? (digsmithd)
Cranberries singer passed away...... (addyson815)
Perfect CD to test Equipment (armendds)
Has anyone purchased the new Elac Adante floorstanders yet? (cakids)
Wilson Audio Haters (crazyeddy)
Tune of the Day (77jovian)
My turntable hates Cat Stevens (last_lemming)
Fozgometer/Adjust + Exchange (rdk777)
Opinions on best integrated under 10k? (uberwaltz)
Dick's / Dave's picks (jafant)
Has anyone dealt with High Performance Stereo (bigdaddy)
The MP3 is finally...dead! (mofimadness)
Wilson Sasha 2 or Alexia for small room 10' x 17'? (996cupracer)
Is powerfull Amps only for low sensitivity speakes? (obatu)
Anyone heard about the new Mcintosh MC2301's? (beerdraft)
Yet another Amp recommendation needed (drummer808)
Solid state amp to replace my Audio Research Ref 150 amp (shaq)
Marantz av7005 vs av8801 vs Theta Casablanca (paullk)
How does one (grow) as a music listener/lover? (slaw)
Rega RP8 or Technics SL1200G (ericsch)
Tannoy Owners: Need help with Canterbury GR fine tuning. (glai)
Looking for docking station with hi-rez digital output. (czarivey)
Do classical CDs made from early analog tapes sound better on your system than new CDs? (rvpiano)
Classical Music for Aficionados (rvpiano)
Looking for speaker recommendations that I can purchase on (lowoverdrive)
Issues with AudiogoN forum website, anyone? (reubent)
Has anyone tried these stunning new CPT power cord? (bacardi)
Isotek EVO3 Sigmas (twoleftears)
aluminum platter vs Acrylic not what I thought (tzh21y)
Triggering mono blocks without trigger capability (markj941)
Alternatives ot Dynavector DV-1t (asquaretail)
EMM XDS1 upgrade (psag)
"1997 Vintage" REL Powered Subwoofer started making loud humming (samster777)
What’s in your system today that you also had 10 years ago? (zavato)
GutWire Ultimate Grounding Cable (tommylion)
When is your Hifi good enough? (mapman)
Speaker Suggestions for 300b SET Amp (jbhiller)
Eminent Technology ET-2 Tonearm Owners (ct0517)
How NOT to sell an item on Audiogon (alpha_gt)
The best tweaks EVER.. (jonnie22)
Upgrade from clearaudio concept MC cart (joegator81)
How to drive yourself insane (baxsc01)
Quad 2905 (cjaronica)
Vinyl from Barnes & Noble (winoguy17)
Chicago area guys have a Audio Garage Sale this Spring? (nkonor)
Opinions on Possible New Set Up (rlb61)
Has anyone been banned from Steve Hoffman Forums? (rja)
Tube tester recommendation! (rbschauman)
Benchmark AHB2 amplifier - what to expect? (kijanki)
Issue with Graininess from my Aurender N100H (pg62)
McIntosh ma6900 a proper preamp to a Decware zen triode single endled tube amplifier? (bjpricing)
AMPLIFIER BLOCKS (tattooedtrackman)
TriPlanar tonearm outward skating issue (shayes002)
Rega Saturn R power cord {stock} wanted to upgrade to better quality power cord (tattooedtrackman)
Let's talk power cords (thirsty93)
Which Patricia Barber album floats yer boat? (quadophile)
Virtual Systems Activity
Convert?fit=crop&h=85&rotate=exif&w=120Main System (drrsutliff)
Thank you Jafant.  It has taken 6 months Since moving to get things to this point, but the system has never sounded better.  Still need to get the last coupl... (drrsutliff)
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Convert?fit=crop&h=85&rotate=exif&w=120Child's Dream (armasace)
Yea baby !!!! B&W Matrix 800s , Krell and Cresendos!!!!!!  I have the B&W Matrix 800s , Krell FPB 600 . Mark Levinson 38s , Krell KPS 20i , Rega Satu... (tattooedtrackman)
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Convert?fit=crop&h=85&rotate=exif&w=120vperry2's System (vperry2)
Very nice system. I too have the B&W matrix 800s.With the Krell B&W Bass Alignment Filters .BAFs (2 balanced) With the Krell FPB 600 , Mark Levinson ... (tattooedtrackman)
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Convert?fit=crop&h=85&rotate=exif&w=120Texas Heat with Apogees and TRL amps (gallant_diva)
This is still one of the most beautiful systems on this entire forum! (zephyr24069)
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Convert?fit=crop&h=85&rotate=exif&w=120A never ending story 2 ? (pierrehaas69)
I have the  Wilson Sasha 2 (and love them as I am sure you love the Sasha 1) From personal experience, I agree with gp and remove the casters. I would also a... (996cupracer)
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Convert?fit=crop&h=85&rotate=exif&w=120Ozzy System (ozzy)
lak, They are in the pictures on the stands.ozzy (ozzy)
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Convert?fit=crop&h=85&rotate=exif&w=120kclone's System (kclone)
What equipment racks are you using? (ricred1)
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Convert?fit=crop&h=85&rotate=exif&w=120kclone's System (kclone)
Kclone,I am trying to setup my loudspeakers and was wondering if you tried to set up your D48 with toe-in method that ProAc suggested. (milpai)
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Convert?fit=crop&h=85&rotate=exif&w=120Entry Level System - Version 2 (bomd)
@oranfoster Thanks so much for your comment. Really appreciate it!!  The gear is important, and I’m always trying to think of the best upgrade path, but I lo... (bomd)
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Convert?fit=crop&h=85&rotate=exif&w=120Doug's Audio Den (douglas_schroeder)
Shadorne, thank you! You are perhaps the most vocal fan of Benchmark Audio on this website. You know good specs when you see 'em!  :) With some gear that can... (douglas_schroeder)
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Convert?fit=crop&h=85&rotate=exif&w=120ejr1953's System (ejr1953)
EJ Sopra 2 are coming next week , and like a lot of owners the immediate search in our heads begins for power pairings .  I like your responses and pos... (bayardoalonso)
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Convert?fit=crop&h=85&rotate=exif&w=120Vandersteen Treo's/Ayre AX-5 Twenty (ctsooner)
Great system.  Can you post some more photos of the vandersteens close up as well as the overall setup? (wloeb)
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