garebear

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How important is spending time with your gear?
This is a very strange post ……. 
Heard the Margo Timmons solo release?
I do not stream and this stinks as I have been a fan of her a well as the Cowboy Junkies for almost 30 years. The Cowboy Junkies last album is also only available through streaming .......I hope that they put their new music on vinyl or CD's for t... 
Just my observation - seems like there is less listed on AG
I have been on Audiogon for nearly 23 years and it sure has changed. It seems to me that every time I am selling an item that the Moderators don't like my conversation and " Flag '' me for my conversations that I have with the buyer in which I am... 
Question for Acrolink / Mexcell power cord owners ; especially the 7N PC 9900 model
Good afternoon Stereo5 and thank you for your response as I knew that there just had to be somebody out there that has used these cables and especially the power cords. I just retired and the Grandioso was my personal gift and I was told that I sh... 
Does Anyone Buy Schiit for the Sake of Schiit?
I have bought some of their Schiit for a third small system in the garage. I enjoy it  while I am working out there and for the price to performance issue it is okay at best ......I do know however that my neighbor who I love otherwise will tell m... 
Does Formula 1 racing and high end audio go together for anyone else?
...I used to own some Grand Prix Audio amp stands ; does that count ? Otherwise ....ummmmm NO !   
Cardas Clear Beyond XL PC
Hello Audiogoners and getting to this thread a little late. Please note that the Cardas Clear Beyond XL that '' missioncooney '' mentioned in his thread is a much better cable than the Cardas Clear Beyond which is a pretty good power cable for th... 
The Cable Co
I have been doing business with them since 1991 …..and in those years I have spent a lot of money with them and they always given me great service, a competitive price as well as solid advice. However, I personally have seen a decline in all of th... 
Esoteric Question - is the new Grandioso K1x that much better than the Esoteric K-01xd ?
I am the OP on this post and just wanted to follow up and add some additional information. I did end up pulling the trigger on the Esoteric Grandioso K1x player and yes it was worth it. However, the K-01xd that I traded in was no slouch. It is a v... 
What Is So Special About Harbeth?
There are some that love the sound of these speakers and truly enjoy them and that's what the hobby is all about. If you enjoy the music that comes out of them and it makes you happy......then money well spent. I owned the Harbeth 40.1's and sold ... 
Suggestions on who could update and or repair a 1975 Kenwood KR 2600 receiver...
Hello yogiboy - thank you and I never thought of them and I only live about an hour and half north of Binghamton, NY. I will call them and see what happens …..thanks again.  
Suggestions on who could update and or repair a 1975 Kenwood KR 2600 receiver...
…….thank you ebm once again for your usual worthless posts and russ69 you are not far behind that afore-mentioned '' thread locust ''. It still works and my typing mistake it is the KR 3600 and cane be bought on ebay for about $200. It was the f... 
Paypal Changes for 2022
This is a great thread and thank you as I got a - '' Notice '' from Pay-Pal that I had to give them my SS# and also my individual tax status. I thought it was actually a SCAM - which in all ways Pay-Pal is. They are corporate thives…...I have been... 
Question : has anybody placed a Shunyata Omega QR power cord on thier sourse components ?
hshifi - thank you for your response and doing just what you noted as I am working with Shunyata along with Paul Jenkins ( formerly of The Cable Company ) and now owner of Elevation and Sound and they will be lending me one. As I have noted, I a... 
Question : has anybody placed a Shunyata Omega QR power cord on thier sourse components ?
I agree maxima95 and thyname as I feel that sometimes when I post here on Audiogon that I am proving Einstein's Theory of insanity.....I have been on this site for almost 22 years and I never was like this. There was a time when everybody actually...