Responses from aolmrd1241

Any Thoughts?
Isa 55:8 For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, saith the LORD.  
un-becoming an audiophile
1...Sell what you now own...Find and purchase a vintage system that you loved from your youth. 2...Set it up in such a way as to never sit in any type of a sweet spot that would lead to feed your audio neurosis... 3...Totally quit reading and th... 
What are some good things to do when going to an audition
tee_dee msrp is just that...a price suggestion! It does not mean written in stone! Very rarely have I paid asking price on anything...negotiations are what any seller expects!  ymmv      
What are some good things to do when going to an audition
Don't ask about any deep discount...unless you plan on a purchase that very day!  
Looking for advise with selecting next integrated amp
I second the CODA CSIB... Great product at a great price!!!        
recommendation of amps
yyzsantabarbara said...   "The CODA #8 is $6K new"   New price is $7,100.00  
Whats the ultimate goal with your pre amp ?
Look into Coda...great product! I believe Sanders is also Coda spawn...  
What Gear Has Disappointed You?
bigtwin Gotcha...horses for courses!  
What Gear Has Disappointed You?
bigtwin...The Acoustic Zen Crescendo Mark ll's are a phenomenal loudspeaker. The handily put to shame all previous speakers I have ever owned. They were worth every red cent...  
Best sounding CD player
I was considering Esoteric also before my Luxman purchase. But the bad vibes I was reading about in concern of their customer service issues deflated that idea...  
Best sounding CD player
dvdgreco...An owners D-10x review on Whats Best Forums.      
Best sounding CD player
tomcarr... Yes, I have used the phase invert. At times it does seem to yield some differences to the sound...maybe a wee bit better performance in the low end and sometimes a wee bit better in the mids and highs but not a really consistent thing t... 
Best sounding CD player
Tomcarr... I would agree with Steve. It’s the best cd playback system that I have ever owned...without any doubt. It does take some time to burn in...but once it does...holy moly it sounds wonderful !!!  
Best sounding CD player
Luxman D-10X...Think of it as a SOTA dac and top notch proprietary transport... in one outstanding superbly designed and sounding package!  
Has anyone compared the Coda CSib to a Jeff Rowland Continuum S2?
Hello smodtactical. I have listened to many amps and preamps over the years. These are the amps and preamps I have owned in chronological order since being involved in this crazy hobby. Music Reference RM9-MKII amp...Music Reference RM5-MKIII pr...