joseph796

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Great multichannel amps do not cut it in stereo
The new Theta Dread D Is a great amp and will compete favorably with any 2 channel amp at the SAME price point.  My Dread D is configured with 5 channels.  A great feature is 2 AC inlets that allows the amp to act like 2 mono blocks when only 2 ch... 
Best XLR IC's for around $300/pair?
Buy a $300 used cable here on audiogon that cost $1,000+ new. 
Beloved?
And I quote, "I did not have sexual relations with my beloved speakers." 
Balanced headphone amps
I have and highly suggest the Bryston BHA-1. It has all the flexibility that you will ever need and sounds great. Plus you get a 20 year warranty. 
Cheapest good sounding dvd player?
Oppo or Oppo! 
Have you ever deceived your wife-audio purchase
A little off topic. I always tell my wife that when I die, not to sell my guns for what I told her they cost me! 
Most "Musical" sounding speaker cable under $1000
Try a used pair of Kaplan Cable speaker cables and your search will be over. 
WYRED4SOUND STP-SE IN HOUSE UPGRADES
Bad move in my opinion. W4S should come out with a completely new model rather than to hot rod an existing model. 
Anthem Statement D2V
YES it is a good deal. If you don't buy it, please give me the contact information of the Seller! 
Comments on Oppo 105 for 2 channel audio system
I have an Oppo 105 and an Ayon CD-2. I bought the 105 with the intent to sell both my Ayon and my Headroom The Max headphone amplifier. That is not going to happen. The Ayon is a much better CD player and the Headroom is a far superior headphone a... 
Do power cords make a difference?
The new power cord is the Lat International PC-3. The old power cord will go unnamed. However, my search for the ultimate power cord is ongoing until I find a cable that will make my spouse react when the Playboy channel is on. Can I say this on A... 
Speaker cable and brightness control
I have a similar hearing issue and have a two word answer that will solve your cabling requirements - Acoustic Revive. If this does not work, it is your equipment, not your cables 
Atlantic Technology 6200e system outdated?
Do you still have them? 
How to clean gunky CDs
Try a good plastic polish 
Worst CD player
How about a thread, "Worst CD for the money"?