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2000-2500 USD budget for an integrated amplifier. Do amplifiers sound the same? :)

Hey guys! My first post here! Great community here!I recently bought a pair of Klipsc...

egoquaero0
Buy a pair of ten year old $40,000 speakers for $4,000 or new ones at that price point?

Hi. There are bargains to be had on really high-end components that are more than a few years old...

mcmanus24
Tongan Labs F6 vs Zu Audio Omen Dirty Weekend Mk.II

Sadly, I can't figure out how to edit the title to "Tonian Labs" and somehow my spellcheck screwe...

rankaudio2
Turntable cover

If TT has attached cover which swings up, what position should it be in when playing? How does it...

gg98712
Devore O93 vs Super 9s

I am looking at Devore speakers as a replacement for my trusty but dusty Spendor SP1 speakers.  I...

mpomerantz6
Music server questions

I am looking to upgrade my source from a standard laptop. I play mostly flac and Tidal high def. ...

pkvintage3
Verity audio finn

HiI have one pair of Verity audio finn speakers. I am curious which amp you use to drive them.Now...

kvnlee1
Interesting cable experiment; surprising results....

Hello all, My large and whacky multi-zoned monster of a stereo at our bakery/cafe has been long o...

oranfoster0
Proac Tablette or B&W cdm7nt or Audio Physic Yara 2 Classic

I need to decide which to have... which to keep between those 3.i like the proac for the clarity,...

corrupted6
Problems with Paypal payment?

Hi folks, I can't seem to get the Paypal method of payment to connect correctly.  Is that no long...

mjm67
The omitted link, how important is it in the total R.O.I?

For the past few days I've been viewing the Virtual Systems Section here. There are many fine sys...

gillatgh5
Help in hooking up a sub woofer.

Hi, I have a PrimaLuna ProLogue integrated amp.I have a pair of PSB Synchrony 1B's which until no...

2468104
Buy a $40,000 10 year old amp for $4,000 or new amp for same money?

Hi. There are bargains to be had on really high-end components that are more than a few years old...

mcmanus19
What is trully important?

So I read about all these expensive bits of gear here and I have some thoughts. In the world of l...

mahlman2
If you had $1,400 , A TTable thing

     My hometheater is 90% complete, the room acoustics are exactly where i wanted them due to di...

kgveteran8
Dedicated Circuit

Hi Everyone,I installed a 20amp circuit and upgraded my power cords. I was wondering if it is bet...

audiosaurusrex10
Father’ Day audio gifts

We know most audiophiles are older men and therefore fathers.  Have you trained your children wel...

flatblackround0
Aesthetix system – with or without a line stage?

Hello! I have been slowly building a stereo and HT system in my living room. I don’t have much e...

kzs703
Reading List for Speaker Enthusiasts

After being reminded of the circa 2008 Beryllium tweeter scandal, I went looking around for the s...

erik_squires0
not sure where else to post this question

Does anyone know if there's a way to attach images in these forum discussions? I can't find any p...

rankaudio1
Buy a $40,000 used DAC for $4,000 or a new one for the same amount?

The advancements in DAC technology make them one of this hobby's most perishable products. But .....

mcmanus10
tweeter replacement Magico S5

I have to replace my tweeter on the Magico S5. I could use some advice from anyone who has done i...

guyt24
amp to buy?

first off, I'm new, and I love learning about audiophile stuff, do separate DACs have a power out...

junk8818
iPhone to USB input in the car...

Hello,It seems many car makers are dropping the Aux In on their latest models (for e.g. BMWs/Mini...

safari705
vienna strauss question

Hi, I'm looking at a pair of Vienna Acoustics Strauss. My room is 13' x 16'. Will they work with ...

dpm23401
Wayne's Audio Turntable Outer Ring

Any Technics SL-1200G owners using the Wayne’s Audio Turntable Outer Ring? If yes, can you share ...

oldschool19480
Innuos Statement Review

I first heard the Innuos Statement music server at AXPONA 2019. I listened to a demonstration dir...

astewart89443
AQ vs Van Den Hul

Seeking description of Van Den Hul interconnects (particularly The First Ultimate) as compared to...

mkash37
Damaged berillium tweeters (Focal 1007Be)

It was probably talked about many times so forgive me for asking again but I have old Focal’s 100...

kamilo5
Playing flac files on my Mac book

I want to use my Mac book as a music server to take advantage of the spdif to optical input on my...

pkvintage2
Best sounding table system for $500 or less

I would like to buy a small table system for the kitchen.FM and playing wav/flac files from a USB...

tom328016
Which Integrated Amp For Tannoy Turnberry Prestige GR Speakers

Looking for a suitable amp for Turnberry GR , SS or Tube, preferred  used under $4,000 , any sugg...

khmyjy11
Dynaudio Special 40 vs Focal 1008 be vs Other

My budget is around $3k, looking for a new set of bookshelf speakers (would consider gently used)...

tmm8082
I Had a Chance to Finally Demo the Black Cat Digit-75

Well, I recently had the opportunity to try out the Black Cat Digit-75. And truthfully I was a...

mrc4u0
Are Martin Logan’s what they used to be?

I had a pair of Vista’s that sounded very good, amazing actually with vocals but they were always...

captbeaver11
magni 3 amp

I think I'm going to get magni 3 amp and DAC! are quality DACs as important as amps?im a noob lol...

junk880
Dynaudio Xeo 6 on sale!!

Hello fellow Gon’ers!  I thought I’d share with you all a great deal.  I personally picked up som...

b_limo1
Phono preamp

Currently using a Sansui 4000 vintage receiver in my second system and was curious if the Schitt ...

john42114
Building a 27hz single fold horn for a two way horn system.

About two years ago I bought a set of three way Klipsch MCM 1900's. The sound was really remarkab...

mahlman0
Intergrated Amp For Tannoy Turnberry GR

Looking for a suitable amp for Turnberry GR , SS or Tube, preferred  used under $4,000 , any sugg...

khmyjy0
Forum contributions in the past 48 hours
What’s your vote for the most ridiculous, overpriced, and useless tweak? (glow_worm)
Cube Audio Nenuphar Single Driver Speaker (10 inch) TQWT Enclosure (david_ten)
Dynaudio Special 40 or OLD Dynaudio Focus 160? (wim1983)
Whats on your turntable tonight? (slipknot1)
Dumped the rack (noromance)
Interesting cable experiment; surprising results.... (oranfoster)
Tone, Tone, Tone ! (prof)
What's a real good arm for a Decca Cartridge? (dhcod)
2000-2500 USD budget for an integrated amplifier. Do amplifiers sound the same? :) (egoquaero)
Technics 1200G - clamp record weight or no record weight? (tzh21y)
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each! (whitecamaross)
Verity audio finn (kvnlee)
Stumped by preamp-amp issues (cflayton)
Buy a pair of ten year old $40,000 speakers for $4,000 or new ones at that price point? (mcmanus)
Tongan Labs F6 vs Zu Audio Omen Dirty Weekend Mk.II (rankaudio)
Tekton or Klipsch (megido)
Turntable cover (gg987)
Rockport Avior 2 vs Wilson Sasha DAW (carey1110)
Devore O93 vs Super 9s (mpomerantz)
Innuos Zenith Backorder (mmeldogg)
Music server questions (pkvintage)
Why According to some Turntable extremists Pitch Control and Direct Drive is Sacrilege? (vinny55)
Jazz for aficionados (orpheus10)
Proac Tablette or B&W cdm7nt or Audio Physic Yara 2 Classic (corrupted)
The best music in 2019 (slaw)
Should I keep the Turntable or sell it? (bignamehere)
Feet/ footers: Cones, pads, rubber gizmos, fancy gizmos, roller gizmos (elizabeth)
Problems with Paypal payment? (mjm6)
The omitted link, how important is it in the total R.O.I? (gillatgh)
Vincent Audio SV-500 Arriving Today (jay73)
Sanders Magtech Amp or Bryston 4B-SST2 4 Mags 3.6 (ldworet)
Tekton Design Electron SE (mazikrav)
It is balanced or not? (joser9616)
Help in hooking up a sub woofer. (246810)
Spotify for classical music lovers (rvpiano)
Buy a $40,000 10 year old amp for $4,000 or new amp for same money? (mcmanus)
Anyone have experience with the new ELAC DDP-2? (rickallen81)
What is trully important? (mahlman)
If you had $1,400 , A TTable thing (kgveteran)
Dedicated Circuit (audiosaurusrex)
Best Headphone under 1k$? (shkong78)
Audio Magic Pulse Gen products (ozzy)
Best speakers for a Pass XA 30.5 (mariovidal65)
Pentagon CD 70 palyer (kimh)
Any Pentagon Cd 70 owners out there? (overhang)
Aesthetix system – with or without a line stage? (kzs70)
Spectral amp/preamp (runner)
not sure where else to post this question (rankaudio)
Buy a $40,000 used DAC for $4,000 or a new one for the same amount? (mcmanus)
tweeter replacement Magico S5 (guyt)
Step up from Nakamichi 582 tape deck? (uberwaltz)
amp to buy? (junk88)
Manley snapper vs Atma-sphere M60 (gwng8)
iPhone to USB input in the car... (safari70)
vienna strauss question (dpm2340)
Opinions and recommendations on active loudspeakers (seadogs1)
Tune of the Day (77jovian)
Whats playing on your system today? (nutty)
High Fidelity Cables MC 1-PRO (68pete)
Innuos Statement Review (astewart8944)
What is the least compressed signal? (ddjr)
Chord Dave Replacement (ricred1)
Doug Schroeder Method, Double ic (jayctoy)
Pure Class A amps above 100 Watts? (jozurr)
Demo'd a few sets of speakers over the past 2 weeks... (bstatmeister)
Most useful tweaks that are sensible and really make a noticeable improvement (gillatgh)
Enjoying my Audience Au24Sx Speaker Cables, wondering how much better are the Front Row? (mrc4u)
Springfield, MO (cbman)
Recordings by Elton John, Nirvana and Thousands More Lost in Fire (yyzsantabarbara)
The Day the Music Burned (gormdane)
New in 2019 (jafant)
Your last concert was to see who and when? (kiddman)
AQ vs Van Den Hul (mkash3)
Phono stage evolution after the ARC Ref2, Ref2SE or Ref 3 (jafox)
Anybody has an idea of how good Primare DD35 transport is? (niodari)
Focal Sopra 2's vs Titron GoldenEar Reference speakers (riverboat)
Damaged berillium tweeters (Focal 1007Be) (kamilo)
Playing flac files on my Mac book (pkvintage)
Best sounding table system for $500 or less (tom32801)
Do you have a defining musical moment from your early years? (uberwaltz)
Which Integrated Amp For Tannoy Turnberry Prestige GR Speakers (khmyjy)
Dynaudio Special 40 vs Focal 1008 be vs Other (tmm808)
Personal speaker evolution (pmwoodward)
The Science of Cables (mkgus)
KEF LS50 or Harbeth P3ESR for desktop system? (bbarlow690)
Reel to reel (luvrockin)
Tortuga Preamps (recluse)
Girlfriends and wifes, how do YOU cope? (ampman66)
Looking for a new cartridge (and maybe phono stage) for my Rega RB808 (boy412)
NAD C 658 DAC (zipiv)
What system can adequately reproduce the sounds of a tanker being hit by torpedo ? (inna)
Strange turntable/speaker issue (bkeske)
Are Martin Logan’s what they used to be? (captbeaver)
I went to THE show and didn't make any friends ... (erik_squires)
New Tweak --- Its Fantastic (oregonpapa)
Electro Harmonix 6922 pre-amp tubes (coxhaus)
SACD Multichannel player - $400 budget (kira)
(Jolida) Black Ice Audio Foz SS-X Sound Enhancement (keesue)
Repair your Cambridge Audio 840E volume contol issues (dhl93449)
Dynaudio Xeo 6 on sale!! (b_limo)
Phono preamp (john421)
Thiel Owners (jafant)
KT88 tube amp (nic10)
MHDT Orchid TUBE ROLLING (pmboyd)
Arcam FMJ UDP411 control issues (dprincipato)
Anyone tried the new miniDSP SHD as a Pre amp?????? (singintheblues)
Geoffkait - right??? (steakster)
Pass Labs 150.8 and XP-20 versus PrimaLuna Dialogue Premier HP integrated (hambon)
How do tell when my stylus is too much worn? (rrm)
What is the best solid state amplifier you have ever heard? (jozurr)
Audioquest Niagara 7000 hum/buzz (ozzy)
Virtual Systems Activity
120x85jstrouth's System (jstrouth)
Congratulations on realizing your dream system.  Some very nice pieces there I am sure they synergize well together. And those Giya's are gorgeous! (jond)
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120x85lscharpf05's System (lscharpf05)
Really nice system and love the real world family friendly space as well! The vast majority of us have living/family situations requiring us to shoehorn fine... (jond)
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120x85Barbman (barbman)
Thank you audio goner thosb on your comments. I remember viewing your system awhile back really like your selection of components. I use to own the Krell s30... (barbman)
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120x85jstrouth's System (jstrouth)
My, My;You really dialed in your “ dream system”MSB & ASR with the Giya’s Simplicity & I bet superb Full Range sound , especially with the big subI’v... (frozentundra)
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120x85peterclemens83's System (peterclemens83)
Love this room!  Looks like a good match between the room and the system, cheers and enjoy the music! (thosb)
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120x85nsribner’s McIntosh system 2 (stereo) (nsribner65)
McIntosh with Thiels, is that right, or are there other speakers in play? (thosb)
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120x85Here we go again.... (budburma)
The Schroeder Method for all the IC's in my system is just plain fabulous. An upgrade for all the describable and indescribable aspects of my system - which ... (budburma)
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120x85jstrouth's System (jstrouth)
Wow! Nice room and system you have there!how does the ASR sound? I am also using the emitter ii and ordering the new 2019 update version. Looks like yours is... (kabaraka)
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120x85jstrouth's System (jstrouth)
Nice, quality system! Good job! Question: What are those unusual white devices/objects on the floor to the right (not the cable risers)? (douglas_schroeder)
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120x85Barbman (barbman)
an attractive set up you have.   I've never really set up a dedicated space for my system--meaning a room just for the system.     Yes,  the tubes do bring a... (skiroe)
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120x85Don Draper's Office System (agear)
Thank you very much bomd!  It certainly puts me in a good mood... (agear)
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120x85Entry Level System - Version 2 (bomd)
 I just saw that. Excellent work...And yes the Heed stuff takes a few hundred hours to fully break in (agear)
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120x85Humble Family Room System (bomd)
Hey there. I see the Heed has made an appearance! How does that sound?   By the way, very cool vibe in your space and I very much approve of your listening c... (agear)
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120x85Don Draper's Office System (agear)
Great space and system. I certainly dig it. (bomd)
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120x85lscharpf05's System (lscharpf05)
Beautiful system and I love seeing spaces like this.  I pieced together a modest system in our family room that our 3 1/2 year old also uses as a play area. ... (bomd)
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120x85Barbman (barbman)
Love the room and gear, sure it sounds great!  Very curious about the panels, did you cut them down from Plyboo's standard size of 48"x 96"?  How/where did y... (thosb)
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120x85noble100's Streamlined System (noble100)
The system from newbie planet, LOL. (viridian)
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120x85uberwaltz's System (uberwaltz)
uber,All of the glass that makes up your front wall, and no mention of acoustical treatments in your profile....this seems to be a possible issue? (slaw)
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120x85uberwaltz's System (uberwaltz)
uber,I noticed you recently have a speaker change. Could you say at this point, what you are hearing differently between the two? (slaw)
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