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Anyone else feel like it’s the Wild Wild West?
Room with Qo buzz with MQ player takes it far better then Any platform. Roon  has it native built into to it just click enable ,even innous can  use this it , is is heavy  on processor requirements but  well worth the double and a bit of learning ... 
Upgraded cords for linear power supplies?
Ad3cent aftermarket power cord is a easy recommendation myself and many in our audio club have compared, stock power cords the $10 special are horrible . jys5 but a $100 - 3 ft Pangea much better detail and depth of image ,also replacing  the Dc... 
RME ADI-2 direct to amp
A little advise, recommendation to improve LPS  further , put a decent power cord  not too expensive like the Pangea sig , very easy to hear the improvements . for sure upgrade the DC cable for stock , and upgrade the fuse is you choose . i hav... 
sbooster upgrade for Lumin D2 worth it?
I don’t like what Lumin did ,they took away the external DC power supply ,Why ! because buy putting a good LPS on there Like a Teddy pardo for $475 brings the Lumin for close to their much more $$ unit . the pardo is noticeably better then the S... 
Anyone else feel like it’s the Wild Wild West?
The dac in the blue sound is not even decent just use the streamer with a decent LPS, whoever said Roon does not sound good is wrong. It is also the finest platform as a library with the excellent HQ player already built into the platform .  
Does the Chord TT2 Dac need a linear supply device?
Totally untrue, any power supply not completely hard wired , can be substantially upgraded,companies build these to a price point , just as a very good power cord  will increase fidelity ,a good LPS I have tried several brands with excellent resu... 
Which integrated for Wilson Sabrina's
If you can afford it . As I have recommended for years ,and my brother now owns one the Gryphon Diablo integrated Amplifier .myself being into modding for years  can say without reservations the Gryphon is the Gold standard in build and sound qua... 
Chord Dave and lInear power supply
The only issue I have and other I have spoken with is the few failures with a horrible 1 year warranty most others 3-5 year ,  Teddy pardo may not be quite as refined but close and has a Very solid 3 year warranty , that gives one much more confi... 
LPS Options
Farad unfortunately you have to send from Europe and only 1 year warranty ,which I have heard from others  a few failures running hot in under a year That should-not be , for $800 you should get at least 3-5 year warranty , Teddy pardo , in Canada... 
Add a Linear power supply or iFi SPDIF Purifier2?
You can go from Ethernet to fiber optic to start ,then upgrade at your pleasure. the sonore deluxe converter should be your end of chain for $499: $$ well spent . one step,at a time.  
Add a Linear power supply or iFi SPDIF Purifier2?
Yes using fiber optic is the best medium for isolation , the Sonore Deluxe is much better ,I started with just a media converter , the big difference inside there are linear technologies low noise regulators ,choke, and very low jitterFemto clocks... 
Add a Linear power supply or iFi SPDIF Purifier2?
How many volts ? Please keep in mind you have to know the amp output also  go to small green computer . Ijust put anice lps on my new modem router combo  the power supply made a Big difference the music has much  better image densitt and focus. M... 
Has anyone tried the new Synergistic Research UEF Performance Enhancer - Ethernet Filter?
Why would you want that ? We have tried that in our audio get together  ,the Sonore Deluxe is by far the best  way ,converting Ethernet to Fiber optic which noise cannot  travel over light . Small Green Computer I went to , myself started with t... 
life span/failure rate of filter capacitors?
One thing well documented which at Coda very good engineering Doug -Nelson  pass engineering team before Nelson went solo in mid 90s. Coda always leave low voltage on  to keep the circuit warm and caps partially charged , warmup time is less, ea... 
Snowballs
Only a complete moron would be throwing objects .they should have been tossed out IHave seen especially Philli fans even throwing brandy  bottles ,cups of beer these drunks are lucky the players didnot come into the stands and use them as practice...