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Jadis JA80 MKII, it Is a Legend!
Hey Sam,ย  Can you please illustrate more of the differences? I'm very interested in Jadis or Leben. I am looking more of an integrated like the DA50s which was told has similar signature as JA-30. I was not impressed by Orchestra Black or Referen... 
What is your take on high efficient speakers vs. low efficient speakers?
I like speakers that are true solid 96 db and up! So I can use use El-84, El34, 2A3 & big triodes like 805 etc.! Enjoy!๐Ÿ˜Š  
12'x16'x8' room OK for good stand mounts?
JBL 4309! Your welcome!โ˜บ๏ธ  
Looking for Speaker Recommendations
If you want get something that can reproduce music properly I recommend JBL4367 if you have the space.  
Suggest your most desired MSRP $1,500-$3,000 Stand Mount for a Shootout.
In that price bracket the speaker that's sounds close to realย  music is JBL 4309!  
Recommended Speakers For Digital Integrated
JBL 4309 in medium room. Good luck!  
I nominate this company as building best speakers!
Hi Bache, When I first saw Stenheim with their Aluminium boxes which btw are not as inert as Magico, I thought sterile colorless sound but the sound is alive with great tone and it sounded closest to live music. Before Stenheim my favorite was Ac... 
Denafrips Ares II - Why did you sell?
Found a better dac! Musician Pegasus!๐Ÿ˜ƒ  
Too many choices for R2R DACS--opinions appreciated
Let me narrow your choice! Get the Musician Pegasus R2R. The bonus is there iscacUS dealer on Audiogon. No affiliation! Good luck!๐Ÿ˜„  
Bluesound Node USB Output Connection
I have no problems! Using a Furutech 1.8m usb cable!  
Bluesound Node 2 vs. Node (2021)
I have the original node and the new Node N130 and USB works going into my Gustard U18 DDC and then to my Musician Pegasus dac!ย   
The sound quality from DACs - is it all the same?
The only way to put this to rest is have a level matched listening session. On that note I started my digital journey with Cambridge 851N streamer. Then added Chord Qutest, then Ares II, then Pontus II, then Musician Draco and now finally the best... 
First tube preamp recommendations (under $5k)
Hey Dmcneilr, ย  Is the Audio gd vacuum He-1 as holographic as they say in the reviews?  
What makes the biggest difference in sound quality?
+1 speaker positioning and the room!  
New Marantz Reference, PM-10 Integrated, overpriced?
I think Yamahas are over priced!๐Ÿ˜„