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My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
WC,great video and you described all pro's and cons of each amplifier very well.i agree with you on almost all of them but one.I agree with your comparisons about sweetness, dynamics , neutrality etc.but i beg to differ on your description calling... 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
WC,thank you for all your hard work and efforts. committing to these much different equipment and changing for reviewing is no easy task.thank you for taking the risks for us and sharing your frank thoughts on it. 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
@viber6  fully agree with you, i wish the review had a bit more comparisons for 860A v2 and preamp pairings.the reviewer uses a new  townshend allegri reference, a new breed of passive preamp which iam hearing good things and is gaining some popul... 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
+1  @speedbump6 same question 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
@fastfreight agree with you.wow , great you have the space to afford two systems and you can get varying flavors and problem  is solved for you. 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
WC, artesania seem to have have good full size and adjustable racks where you can get a full rack instead of getting a separate amp stand.that would save you money and also give a consistent level playing field for all your components in the signa... 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
@viber6 will keep you posted on 860A V2.fully agree with you stands and feet play an important role like cables do.would be great to listen to merill ,gryphon  
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
I am in the dynamic and revealing camp favoring details and resolution.many of the musical instruments do NOT sound inherently and naturally sweet at all. and i think making it sound sweet for non fatiguing reasons goes against the grain of the mu... 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
WC,one suggestion. since you have tasted what a good rack can do to the sound quality, may be you can move your source, preamp and even power conditioner to the rack and iam sure you will hear good improvements overall. 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
@4425 i heard that speaker they used to pair and test the amp while developing the dag progression integrated was sasha daw.so for sasha daw prospects and owners its going to be great synergy 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
WC thanks for the suggestion. now we know why you were pairing the setup with momentum HD  :)  
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
@speedbump6 I fully agree with you. we can never be satisfied and thats the fun part or sometimes the curse part of this hobby.once you listened to something better its hard to go back to the lower end gear.wanted to find a good performance sweet ... 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
@whitecamaross WCgreat video. as usual you have stuck gold mine in performance leap.feets and isolation bases do take the performance to the next leveltry changing the feets on dcs   and put it on a isolation base and iam sure that will improve th... 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
@zprr  haha. point taken.fully agree. great summary on your preamp comparison and appreciate it.wish these audiogon forums get upgraded to new roon or dcs or ps audio types community forums where people could like,love and vote on comments. 
My Long List of Amplifiers and My Personal Review of Each!
@whitecamaross WCDid you get a chance while testing to connect 860A V2 directly to the dcs rossini dac and do you have any thoughts and comments on dac direct to power amp where dcs was used as a pre-amp.is dac direct performance adequate or good ...