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PS Audio Directstream Bridge II stability with Roon
Also, full disclosure, I'm using it with bubbleupnp and tidal, not roon. 
PS Audio Directstream Bridge II stability with Roon
I used to have trouble with the bridge 2 (in a pwd, not directsteam), but I updated the firmware last summer and never have any problems any more. Literally can't remember the last time I had an issue and use it daily. 
Audio Note Kit 1
Looking forward to hearing your impressions 
Anything wrong with PS Audio DirectStream DACs?
If you want to run directly to your amps, one thing to be careful of with the DS is the relatively low output voltage.  I don't have a pre and that was a problem for me.  During my demo I had to use it on the high voltage setting and still ran out... 
Which 300b amplifier for Devore O/96
@shkong78  One of the amps I tried was a Lyngdorf TDAI 3400.  Unfortunately it was not an easy transition from the 300b Frankensteins... I much preferred my SETS. 
Which 300b amplifier for Devore O/96
@firstnot  Damn, what a perfect situation... 
Which 300b amplifier for Devore O/96
@essrand Just commenting so I can come along for the ride. Very curious how replacing the Franks goes, please report back over the months as you try various options.  Can't remember if you commented on one of my amp threads, but damn I struggled t... 
Remote controlled DHT preamps?
@br3098 Thanks for the input.  Anyone else have more? 
Anything wrong with PS Audio DirectStream DACs?
Sorry folks, I forgot, don't feed the trolls. 
Anything wrong with PS Audio DirectStream DACs?
@audiotroy I don't have a DS DAC, but to imply that a company *not* creating a new hardware upgrade every year is somehow hurting the people who purchase that product is just ridiculous. Companies that do that are just milking their consumers for ... 
Anything wrong with PS Audio DirectStream DACs?
Different systems, different ears, ymmv. Good things to remember whatever your experience with a particular piece of gear.  That's one nice thing about some of the other sites where people have signatures on their posts that lists the full music c... 
Caps for tweeters under $300
@paulcreed PM sent..  
DACs with High Voltage Output
I'll give you a negative recommendation... don't do a PS audio Directstream DAC.  It has a lower than average output voltage.   
Caps for tweeters under $300
@paulcreed what values do you need in the clarity caps?  I have a pair of lightly used 4.7uFs I'd love to move into a loving home... 
Caps for tweeters under $300
Also, my speakers had some cheap solens and while the Jupiters are definitely better, I have to say I'm pretty impressed with what the solens were doing. They're certainly harsher, but have really nice tone & color.