|Bigger and Better: Integrated Amplifiers|
Sugden A21 se signature Class A, end game if you are not a head banger...
|Am I a hopeless audio snob?|
I own the Technics MK7, yes not the high buck G or GR, but for $999 (final price about $630 after discounts/points, cash back, etc) I think it is a great looking table. I'm drawn to it's strobe and the fact I can easily play 78 records. I've outfi...
|What direction should I go|
Get this and be happy.....and save money... https://gracedigital.com/products/grace-link
|Suggestions: Interesting small speakers with flexible placement|
Wharfedale diamond 220 or 225, bottom firing port, wide dispersion waveguide soft Dome tweeter.
|How much “suspension of disbelief do you need?”|
This hobby, or whatever it is exactly, is like a dog chasing its tail. No one no where is going to achieve a Live performance in their living room. The sooner you realize this, the happier you will become.
|Detachable Head shell or Not?|
I used to not like them, but now that I own a Technics MK7 I have come to appreciate the ease at which I can not only mount a cartridge, but also swap another in on a spare headshell. I doubt there is much noticeable difference in sound quality. A...
|Why spend more than $25 per piece of equipment on vibration reduction?|
Vibrapods #1 to #5 along with their cones seems fine to me. I put the higher number vibrapod under the heaviest section of equipment, typically the transformer. Also use those rubber/cork sandwich squares which seem to work well. Lastly, I use num...
|All I Wanted To Do Was Listen To Music|
Not a cheap hobby, by any means....
|Share MYSTICAL, HAUNTING songs|
Some Velvet Morning, Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazelwood.....
|A different world|
NO THANKS, I will keep my physical media. Stream to find new music, and then actually BUY it.
|Is Rap a valid musical form?|
I think I'll keep my comments to my self and skip over this one....🙄
|Suggest your most desired MSRP $1,500-$3,000 Stand Mount for a Shootout.|
Spendor A1's.... Wharfedale Lintons A small, and a Large standmount
|Suggestions for an integrated upgrade please|
|What are you tweaking this weekend? |
Nothing! The wife is around! 🙄
|Heat in class A equipment |
Ugh here we go....Sugden has been making Class A amps since 1967! Some of those amps are still going strong today with little to NO service! Go take a gander at the heat sinks on say, an A21 integrated.....massive! Beautiful, holographic, rich, f...