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Radio Paradise Free
Radio Paradise I get on JRivers media 25 , these have a combination with mixed Rock , andnow a easy listening . And all Flac files ,very respectable sound quality. And it all runs through their Jremote app. 
Geoffkait - right???
This too applies to fuses  , when a high purity metal like a OCC 6-9s Copper is slowly draw through dyes in a nitrogen environment it structurally changes   cryogenics is a perfect example of a easy upgrade to cables and Vacuum tubes. some of its ... 
Speaker of the Century Award Goes To ....
I owned a Audio store for years  and went to many shows.my all time  favorite speakers  when setup properly were the Great MBL -101 Ultimates , even without the extra bass columns they just disappear and sound like you are there.  
My experience adding subwoofers to 2 channel
Erik squires is right , proper calibration ,and a  high quality sealed sub is allways more accurate then the same size in a ported ,or passive radiator model.buy a usb Mike, and this free program   http://www.roomeqwizard.comAnd just spend a littl... 
What a sad world we now live in.......
Cd was nice ,just like records personally digital like Jplays new Femto  which is excellent digital sounding playback the best to date. I have a JRivers 25 ,land I downloaded the trial it is he best . Cd just borrow or buy just to rip wav orFlac f... 
Denafrips Terminator vs other dacs
I have owned s lotof dacs the denafripps, Schitt , Yaggs, Belcantops Audio Best,Meitner, ,just to name a few  none are perfect, or fit in well with allsystems ,they all have their own strong points the best resolution guaranteeyou Nothing .persona... 
My experience adding subwoofers to 2 channel
I have bern right around Audio as a Audiophile over 35 years and Audiostoreowner until 08 . Have owned every major brand subwoofer in the past 3 years .without question the best subwoofer with the most technologies by a customer untrue mile trickl... 
Path Audio Resistors - Capacitance ?
I just recently upgraded by whole Loudspeaker Xover with the Path Audio But had to order from Hifi collective in the UK for parts connecxion never has good stock on the Oath Audio resistors I bought 10 8 for my speakers and a pair for the Premium ... 
Do you have any concern for the environment when keeping your equipment 24/7 ?
I just rebuilt my Loudspeakers Xover and burning in the great New SVS3000 Sub . I am leaving them playing 90 % of the time or 300 out out of 350 hours over the next two weeks.  No getting around it runin is a must and the quicker the better.i neve... 
Jupiter Copper Foil, Paper & Wax Cap Versus Jensen Cap 0.10uF 630Vdc Copper Foil Ceramic
Very rare any quality cap leaks I have used Jensen’s at least 80 over the last 4 years not One has failed back in 2010 they had some issues that was due to sealing the ends ,now they use a heavy solder seal,then. A vacuum silicone on the ends . Th... 
Top resistors
For. Loudspeaker Xovers hands down the Path Audio resistors very musical and natural and super low distortion out of a 10 piece sample notone was more then .75 of 1% which is incredibly accurate I have been using these for several years now the be... 
Path Audio Resistors - Capacitance ?
Erik is correct they have an outer copper shell and the drain wire is optional  in my system I did not find a noticable difference and just cut it and sealed .it has absolutely -0 effect on the high frequencies. Parts connecxion  always fails to b... 
Tube Amps Watts vs SS amp
With tube amps it is not all about the advertised wpc, the transformers ,power supplies are the key and the quality .i have seen a 18 watt parallel SET amp with great monolith transformers destroy a very respectable 100 watt SS amp by having big h... 
Jupiter Copper Foil, Paper & Wax Cap Versus Jensen Cap 0.10uF 630Vdc Copper Foil Ceramic
The added $100s extra for a .01 cast is not worth it the value is so small , thst is why the Duelund .01 ur Bypass cap is used if you wanted a Big difference then justget the wallet out what size is the tweeter capacitor 2-3uf  ? If so over $ 1k f... 
Jupiter Copper Foil, Paper & Wax Cap Versus Jensen Cap 0.10uF 630Vdc Copper Foil Ceramic
Granny ring I agree ,I use the Duelunds as my main best seller in my Loudspeaker Clarifiers a bit pricy $100 each but ,give them a solid 200 hours and they truly do open up the soundstage and micro-details