chrshanl37

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Exemplary active nearfield speakers under $1k?
I second the Adams. 
Question about shipping damage
Spoke with the store manager on Friday and he assured me they would make it right. Fingers crossed but if in the case I'm out the money at least it won't be a huge loss. But a valuable lesson for sure. I was talking to a friend about what happened... 
Life after ADS
As I said before I purchased a pair of LSA Statement monitors to try. While im still trying to configure them in my room, compared to my Speaker Art speakers at half the cost is really is no comparison, the Super Clef's are better in just about ev... 
Question about shipping damage
The attendant used 3 layers of thin foam and then three more layers of the large bubble wrap. She placed it in a tight fitting box. Then placed that box into a larger one filled with peanuts. I thought it seemed well packed however as Elizabeth an... 
Question about shipping damage
Thank your for the insight and I agree on several points. I have refunded the buyer and spoke with the manager at the store and after appoligizing for not packing er. After apologizing for not packing it better, he told me he would handle the clai... 
Life after ADS
Thanks for all the suggestions. I have owned 710, 620, L8e, l9e, s700, L980's & of course the 1530's and have heard at least 6 others in the line up. The only other Michael Kelly design I have owned were a pair of ERA D5 (great little speaker)... 
Building a new sound system opinions
Check out the Vanatoo Transparent One active speakers, might be just what your looking for. It has digital inputs, Sub-Out, Dsp room correction and sounds pretty good for the money. Otherwise if you can stretch your budget I would suggest the new ... 
Acoustic Reality Amp Blown...HELP PLEASE
Contact Bob Gross at Speaker art he owns them and has given me some great information. He may know where to send them. Hope this helps. 
Class D or Hybrid Amp for Fritz Rev 7 speakers
I am using a class d amp with a tube pre and it is by far the best combination I have owned so far. Previous amps from Marsh, Odyssey, Adcom, B&K, Qucksilver, and a few others were easily bested by the class d amp. My speakers are Speaker Art ... 
Best tube preamp with remote under $2000 used
Springbok I'm curious to hear your thoughts on the fusion as I have been looking for a good tube pre with remote as well. 
Preamp suggestion for Class d Audio sds 470c
Tad 150 and conrad premier 16 are on my short list. Thanks for the response. 
Amp suggestion for Speaker Art Clef $1000 Budget
Thanks for the response. I have talked to Bob numerous times since I originaly posted and have tried various amps from Oydessy, Marsh, Aragon and Quicksilver. I found the B&K 507 was one of the better amps on these great speakers and I just pi...