|Is it senility, or were the DQ-10 Dahlquist that specail....?|
I had a pair back in the 80s and I really liked them. They were a little on the large side sitting on the stands but they always sounded good to me.
|~$6K mini-monitor recommendations?|
If you can find a pre-owned pair of Wilson Audio TuneTot they sound really good.
|Guest suddenly takes it upon herself to move my speakers|
People make mistakes..Let it go...
|Which amp would you go with|
I had the Musical Fidelity M3 which is basically theM2si and it's a fine amp. The build quality on it is excellent and it's more powerful than the numberswould suggest.
|Hypocrisy within the speaker industry|
"If i put a $5 woofer in a fancy box and stuck a price tag of $5000 somebody would buy it. Somebody would justify it."Sounds like a winning business model you should try it!
|What is the most FUN pair of speakers you've ever had and why?|
Dahlquist DQ10 - They were big bold and a lot of fun.
|Need suggestions for a $1500 used system for my daughter.......|
Right now Cambridge Audio is closing out the CXA80 integratedon Ebay for $400, you can add the BT100 adapter from Cambridgefor another $75 and have bluetooth streaming, that still leaves you a grand for speakers.Adorama has the Polk Lsim705 tower ...
|Recommendations for high quality Streaming Audio:|
The Cambridge CXN is worth checking out.
|Where would be a good place to buy& sell used audio equipment?|
Ebay is a good option.
|Is the buyer responsible to cover the cost of a return?|
They take a good beating in shipping.
|sellers trying to sell used product for 10-20% off of list price |
It depends on what the item is...The KEF LS50 sell all day long at nearly full price. If you have something nobody wants then it will be sold at a large discount or no one will buy it. If you want cheap pick something no one wants.
|Why bookshelf type speakers are not high end |
The solution for you is simple...Don't buy them...
|A moderate priced dac|
I bought a fairly expensive Dac $3k and then I bought a Dac for a couple hundred dollars and compared the two. I sold the higher dollar Dac and kept the other as the difference was minimal at best.On some songs, I couldn’t even tell the difference...
|Buy a pair of ten year old $40,000 speakers for $4,000 or new ones at that price point? |
You aren't going to find a pair of decent $40k speakers for $4k anytime soon...
I don’t harbor any ill feelings toward black ash speakers...Walnut or oak now that is a different story.