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Snell E-5 with my Rega Brio?
Those Snell Es sound great. Nice deal! 
Pls Recommend Streamer Under $500 for Tidal “HiFi”
You get the first unfold via these connections, (as long as it’s a MQA Master track). True, you don’t full MQA, but the first unfold is pretty good.I didn’t know I that about the digital connections. Thank you. 
Pls Recommend Streamer Under $500 for Tidal “HiFi”
@junzhang10  the OP wants under $500. 
Pls Recommend Streamer Under $500 for Tidal “HiFi”
Yeah, I agree with the others, the Bluesound Node 2i is the play here. 
List your state of art headphones for smart phone use!
I don't know about state of the are but my iBasso IT01 IEMs and AQ DragonFly Red combo sounds really good through my iPhone. I'll probably grab a Cobalt if I see a deal on one but I'm happy with the Red. 
Interconnects and Speaker Cable, What in your history hit your pleasure button?
I'm another fan of DH Labs. Their speaker wire and ICs are excellent for the price. 
Integrated Amp Advice - Rogue Sphinx or Peachtree nova150?
How is the DAC and phono stage in the nova? 
This new McIntosh integrated looks like a winner
I like it. I'll start packing away some cash for one. 
Peachtree nova150 phono stage quality?
Thanks for the reply,I have multiple systems in my house and have some extra stuff I was thinking of repurposing here. I already have the Lounge and Budgie in my stash that I haven’t sold yet. I also have a JC3 Jr. that I’m using in another room w... 
The best looking speakers
What's your budget? Room size (floor stand or bookshelf)? 
Remote Control (Passive) Preamp
Another vote for the Schiit Saga. 
kef 104 / 2. Speakers questions
Excellent score. I just got some minty 104/2s myself. They have been recapped, refoamed, donuts replaced and tweeter fluid changed. I’d have that all looked at too if I were you. Mine sound excellent, just like I remember back in the day and I hav... 
Recommendations for Vintage Speakers
Klipsch Fortes (or IIs)KEF 104/2s 
Best budget A/C cable for Krell?
Keep an eye on eBay. I just snagged a DH Labs Power Plus for under $70. I have got some good deals on the Zu Audio Mission PCs off of eBay too. 
Schiit Saga to Pioneer VSX-822
@tremblinglamb I sent you a message. I might be interested in your Saga if you don't need it.Thanks.