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Newbie looking for cheap dependable table
still want more? 
KT-88/ 90 choices to replace my new stock tubes
Electro Harmonix KT-88 or 6550. 
Good Value & Performance FLEXIBLE Power Cable?
What about some of the UL approved cables that have trickled forth lately?Thanks again for the help so far 
Good Value & Performance FLEXIBLE Power Cable?
New or used, I would like to spend under $300.Any other ideas? 
Playing dual layer SACD/CD disc on Sony DVP9000 ES
FYI:my player wouldn't even automatically attempt to calibrate the SACD layer.When I attempted to do SACD manually, I couldn't get it to work, either.THESE THINKS PLAYED FINE BEFORE A YEAR IN STORAGE?!?!frustrating, to say the least. 
Tube 2nd system for 5k.
SACD Player of your choice for $1500 or less.Rogue Tempest (not Tempest II- which would be fine, but maybe a bit more money) $1500 Used.JM Reynaud Trente Speakers. $1800 used. 
KT88 or 6550 tubes for Rogue 90 amp?
I have rolled in a Cary SLI-80, and also in my Rogue Tempest. You can actually use EL-34 tubes in the Tempest, however the auto bias will be a little hot for them, and they will not last as long, but they're a good deal cheaper than the big bottle... 
Monitor Shootout
FYII was a B&W 805 believer.I still have nothing bad to say about them.I found, however, that teh JM Reynaud Trente, for me, made beautuful music. I wholeheartedly recommend them to anyone who will listen to me. 
Worst Name for A Piece of Equipment
How ELSE can you pronounce this?!Cabasse Jonquehttp://ecoustics.audioreview.com/cat/audioreview/speakers/floorstanding-speakers/cabasse/PRD_124774_1594crx.aspx 
Wall mount rack options for all components
not a bad idea, and something that I had not considered.Thanks. Nice system, btw. :) 
Playing dual layer SACD/CD disc on Sony DVP9000 ES
Guys:I have the same issue:Charles: did you try this yet?I will try this as soon as I get a monitor hooked up. 
my 9000es is acting strange
NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!thanks. 
Wall mount rack options for all components
awesome.ANyone Else have an idea? 
Wall mount rack options for all components
Good idea, but the thing that I think is causing the problem is the fact that the laminate floats on a thin layer of foam. Even above the supported joists, it "gives" just a little. I was wondering, though, the industrial strength slotted wall sta... 
Wall mount rack options for all components
Thanks for the ideas.Mre2007: I wish i was on a slab. IT is crawl space, however.THe Target Wall Racks look perfect, except for the depth.My Rogue Tempest needs more than 16 inches of depth for cables. If I could find something like the target, bu...