gentlejax

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Peachtree Nova 500 integrated volume issue when in HTB
I got that now.  thanks    
Peachtree Nova 500 integrated volume issue when in HTB
this receiver was different I guess. its labeled "accesseries and not "preout" Its been removed .  it had jumpers on it so I thought it was similar to the amp couplers on normal amps/integrateds  
Bel Canto PrePro for music?
 the last statement , I agree all those mentioned could or should be as good considering the cost but I am talking about pre/pros that cost relatively nothing now as compared to the initial cost when new. not sue why you are so cranky with your re... 
Bel Canto PrePro for music?
since you insist on disagreeing I will update this thread. I didnt buy the Bel Canto because its got some years on it and sometimes fixing these high end preamps is not possible.  decided to pass. I did get try out a Sherwood Newcastle R-972 Pre/P... 
Bel Canto PrePro for music?
um..well....the point is you can get so much better product with a former high dollar pro than you can get with a stereo PRE.  the older way expensive Pre/pro are so much nicer and have better build and most time equal sound . I dont want to spend... 
parasound 200 pre or zpre3 or what other pre for 2 channel
well thats discouraging.  what was it you didnt like about the classic 200? 
parasound 200 pre or zpre3 or what other pre for 2 channel
I see the open box on safe and sound!! if I were to get the Freya it would have to be the 2nd version the + 
Proceed AVP2
how is it for music ?  
Parasound P7 or Cary Cinema 11 ?
i think I am just going to keep the Cary.   
old high end preamps..
im surprised at all the hate on the cary.  its working well enough I sold the Bryston and now am considering a Halo P7 mainly because I dont need the HT processing.  but I may just keep the cary..maybe I got a good one!  
old high end preamps..
well ...I missed out on the AVP that was recapped but the cary cinema ll came in. nice unit. looks fantastic.   only played for short time so havnt had chance to set up and read over the manual. the Bryston SP1.7 wasnt a bad sounding pre at all. i... 
Schiit Freya plus. Is this an upgrade?
I just ordered this week a freya S from amazon  . they ship direct from schitt . they said 5 left after I ordered.  now there are none. mine is on its way. hope its what I needed cause I was going to order in a month or so until I read they freya ... 
adcom gfa-555mkII or W4S ST-500 ? old school vs semi-new school amp. opinions?
returned the pt-100 and am waiting on a DC-1 to run my tests. no opinions on the 2 amps?  
Nuforce AVP-16
thanks ! anyone here use the 16?   it appears from above post that the company has gone downhill. the 16 to me looks better than the 18 
Nuforce AVP-16
thanks for replying...but to say its not a krell killer..well its price point wasnt meant to be was it.   its interesting your take on it though..that is what I came here for..even though you have the 18 and I am talking about the 16 which has the...