|CD vs CD/SACD Player – Tube-based or Not|
I would suggest adding the Prima Luna CD player to your list.I loved mine and regret selling it for a VSE modified SONY 5400ES.I cannot hear the difference between redbook and SACD.
|acoustic research classic model 26?|
My recollection is that Model 26 is KLH, not AR.
|Decent power strip|
Look at the Mapleshade PC
|What is your take on Mapleshade products|
I'm generally skeptical, but I own many of his products and CD's. I have been very satisfied with all of them (power conditioner, ic's, speaker wire and equipment rack). In particular, the modified Scott 222c I bought some time ago, is extraordina...
|best internet radio ?|
How about an Apple iPOD nano, docked in a Wadia transport?
|Anyone have a take on the new LFD NCSE Mk II|
I was told by a dealer that the changes are minimal. I plan to keep my MK I for now.
|Monitor Speaker pairing for Leben 300|
I have a Leben 300XS, driving Harbeth C7ES3's. My room is 12x12x9, and I listen to jazz and classical at moderate levels with excellent results.
|Tube amp for Harbeth compact 7|
I don;t think SET will have enough power, but I am quite happy with my 15 wpc Leben 300 XS. My room is 12x12x9. The combination is very musical, and especially good for vocals, small ensembles and jazz.
|What's with all the Sony 5400ES units for sale?|
I bought two, had one modied ed by VSE. Spectacular!I'll be putting the second up for sale.
|The best integrated amp for Klipsch Heresy|
HH Scott 222c. or Lebem 300SX
|Leben cs300 vs Luxman sq38|
Both were reviewed within the past year by TAS or Stereophile. A Google search should find it.Don't worry about the Leban's power output unless you have a very large room, very inefficient speakers or listen at very loud levels. I have a 300SX pai...
|Any good quality DAC in $300-400 price range?|
HRT Pro, or Musical Fidelity V-DAC might work for you. Saw HRT on" Gon"yesterday.
|Marantz 250 & 3300 ? Speakers|
I owned these in the early 70's. I used AR's, Rectilinear's and ultimately JBL L-55's.
|LFD III vs IV|
I own the IV Signature. Bass weight and control are impressive. I have not heard a III, but the consensus seems to be that the difference is the bass.
|Violin/Cello Clasical Music|
Start with Yo Yo Ma.