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Sonus Faber speaker boxes worth $1200 ?
I had water damage to my Olympica III boxes and had them replaced through my insurance.My stereo store ordered them for me. They cost $300 each. 
Audiophile demographics?
@sokogearI will definitely check out the movie Diner.Thanks! 
Audiophile demographics?
Much of this discussion is thought provoking and revealing about the authors. What some posts do provide is a look backwards to say, the 1950’s. Certain comments, especially those about wives afraid to mess with the gear controls, caused me to cri... 
Audiophile demographics?
Have you seen some of the sound rooms, they scream nerd bachelor. Speakers in the middle of the room. Monoblocks on the floor, cables everywhere.Think about the speakers. Some are attractive and inconspicuous, many are room dominant with crazy col... 
Audiophile demographics?
@millercarbon I've always loved cars. When I was sixteen I wanted my first car to be a racing green MGB. It was a silver Chevy Vega. But it had an engine and 4 wheels, so no complaints. In my twenties, my ex-husband taught me to drive a stick beca... 
Audiophile demographics?
does 987 signify first gen cayman??? hope so :)I have driven a cayman at the Porsche Sport Driving School in Birmingham. I know, I'm weird for a girl. But actually for about 15 years I drove 911 convertibles. Stick shift, of course, it's the onl... 
Audiophile demographics?
@gg987Glad to virtually meet you. I certainly don't want to treat you like some sort of oddity, but it would be fair so say that you are in the minority.If you don't mind, could you answer a couple of questions.How did you become interested in aud... 
Audiophile demographics?
I'm a female audiophile. And a female MD, when there weren't so many. I also like fast cars and fast lenses. And men. Imagine that! 
has anybody else noticed this about singers?
Sinatra 
Turntable cover
Thanks! I would love to see a photo of your solution. 
Turntable cover
I have a Linn LP12. I'll see what I can do with the hinges. 
Turntable cover
The dust cover is not so easy to take off and on. If I prefer the way it sounds without the cover, I'll probably just leave it off. 
Whats on your turntable tonight?
I’m reminiscing on musicals too old for me to have seen or heard live. Original pressing of Reprise Repertory Theatre. Sinatra, Crosby, Martin, Davis, Reynolds. Finian’s Rainbow, Guys and Dolls, Kiss Me Kate, South Pacific. 1960’s. They just don’t... 
Can you use 4 cables from SS amp to speakers?
Great info!Thanks!Gail