Wow...69 views, not a response...let me guess...I think the reason is the Vandys are not in the same league as the Tyler, from what I read. :)
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I owned Vandersteen 2C's (not 3's) and Linbrook Sigs and they are very different sounding speakers. In my opinion the Sigs have a very forward sound as opposed to the laid-back sound of the Vandersteen. The Sigs were also very directional with a very small sweet spot. If you moved your listening position at all (vertically or horizonatally), the sound changed significantly. the Sigs were also a very difficult load for an amp, and they were very sensitive to all upstream equipment. To me the Sigs had great resolution, transparency and detail, but it came at the expense of sounding forward with alot of emphasis on the midrange. The Sigs are beautiful speakers and Tyler Acoustics is a great company, so you can't go wrong, but only you will be able to decide if they are an upgrade.
((I have a pair of D1's for sale on Audiogon...they are much better than the Vandy 3's))
The Vandersteen 3 was a 20 year old speaker design
and you probably didn't have a real amp with them to say the least.
The current Vandy 3A sig in my opinion is in a performance level above both.
Just to recap our discussion earlier
Install the true Bi wire speaker cables you have, keep the cables at least 4 to 6 inches apart if possible off the floor on cable lifters.
Install Sound anchors,read the manual with proper tilt back,if you have uneven floors you should ad thin spacers until even side to side.
Then do tilt back with supplied spacers then listen to just one speaker when you feel it is seamless from mid to treble that speaker is perfect adjust the other to the same using a laser for exact matching.
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