Responses from jond

Whats playing on your system today?
"Midnight Blues" Jimmy Witherspoon ripped CD. 
Which Budget Speakers, Tekton or Omega?
@lowrider57 Just skimmed through the rebbi review and one thing to keep in mind he's comparing an 8 watt SET amp, albeit a good one, with the Krell. Your amp, which is a 30 watt PP as I remember would be a totally different animal then the AN amp ... 
Missing the new equipment 24 hour listing
It's been moved to under the Explore dropdown tab, it used to be under the Discover dropdown tab which no longer exists. 
Amazon. What will happen when Amazon starts selling high end audio gear?
Amazon is selling Clearaudio turntables as well but always at full retail. One note most of the good audio gear on Amazon is not from Amazon but third party sellers. 
Whats playing on your system today?
Gerry Mulligan Meets Johnny Hodges ripped CD and enjoy your nak and your cassettes uber! 
Disappointed w/ Klipsch Heresy III. Now what?
@grinccaffe Welcome and very cool looking system! May I ask who made your preamp/amp combo? Also are you going to be running the H3's and Palladiums both or can you pull the Palladiums out to give the H3's more breathing room? 
Whats playing on your system today?
@uberwaltz Just curious as you're listening to cassettes, which is awesome wish I never sold my Nak (or my gfs cat didn't pee all over my tapes), but don't you stream Tidal? I'm sure most of the stuff you have on cassette you can find streaming. A... 
Whats playing on your system today?
"A Blowing Session" Johnny Griffin on Tidal 
Whats playing on your system today?
"Clone" Leo Kottke and Mike Gordon and @slaw I don't have a record player so no lp's for me! 
A/V DACs, how exactly do they work?
For the computer I would just use HDMI. 
A/V DACs, how exactly do they work?
Any digital out from a cd player or transport will work, the Yamaha has both coaxial/RCA and toslink/optical digital inputs. As far as your latop goes there is no usb so you can't run usb direct from your computer. There are HDMI inputs does your ... 
Whats playing on your system today?
Warren Zevon is very underrated nice slaw! Right now for me:"None But the Lonely Heart" Charlie Haden and Chris Anderson, Naim ripped CD. 
Best used or new DAC under $3500
@wig So how are you liking your new AN DAC? 
Auralic Altair into Luxman L-450 settings?
Luke yes the Altair will sound best with its volume as close to max as you can get it. 
Vacuum Tube Retailer Option
Very oddly they don't appear to stock 6DJ8/6922 tubes whatsoever. Prices do seem sharp but how long have you been buying his tubes? I was buying Gold Lions KT77's wherever I could get them cheapest and often I would lose a tube within 6 months. I ...