marqmike

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Where did you buy your first audio gear?
Technics receiver and Koss headphones in 1972 at about 3000 south State St Salt Lake City, Inkley’s Camera Shop, about 3 years later I got a Yamaha Natural Sound CR 820 receiver, Tannoy Cheviots, Technics Direct Drive turntable and ortofon cartrid... 
cheapest cable upgrade ever
I appreciate the sharing and the post antigrunge2. Thanks I will try it, because it is so easy. Thanks again.  
What are we objectivists missing?
  djones51 We can measure the audible spectrum for humans. We can even measure the spectrum for dogs and dolphins so I have no idea what your asking for. Thyname +1 You are confusing "listening" skills with "hearing" abilities. Not sure if on ... 
First impressions of the Isoacoustic Gaia 1’s
Thanks Bdp24. I have the Gaia III on one set of speakers and they were a nice improvement on carpet over concrete in my basement. And so I wanted the Gaia II on my other speakers also. Now I will get the pods and make my own out riggers. Nice and ... 
Mitigating the Bubble
+1 tommylion and whitefishpoint1175  
Sierra Eagleson - New Videos
Beautiful. Thanks  
Mitigating the Bubble
Thanks Tom for the heads up on this stuff. This nanoflo product, not the poster, has had a very weird showing up and disappearing act. I am looking forward to knowing a little more about this product. And for nanflo the poster, we are a good group... 
What do modern, current day CD Transports do that older CDP's with RCA digital out don't?
I hope this doesn't hi jack this thread. I hope this is in the spirit of the thread. If not I apologize. I have an old Theta Pearl CDT, Late 1980's I believe. I have had it about 10 years and works great. And sounds noticeably better than my Maran... 
song recommendations for Klipsch Heresy IV's?
If they are like my old heresy's, some 'fleetwood mac', some 'heart' sounded pretty darn good.  
In Classical music the effect of SQ on appreciation
Nicely put. 'Start out with the focus truly on the music and I think a lot of the angst goes away.' If find that I do that, and when I do I find that my 15,000.00 system sounds very satisfying. That is compared to hundred thousand dollar systems... 
Apologies to TMR Audio
Well done @joeyfed55   
When choosing new Speakers, what matters most to you?
Stereo 5  + 1  
A person in Colorado that can repair a Belles amp
That is a good idea. Thank you wturkey  
How do you know when a stereo sounds good?
Music is a language of sorts. So when I start grasping the message of the music. In other words, when I am hanging on the expressions of the musicians as if they a reading me an compelling story, it starts to sound good to me. As a person who has ... 
What do audiophiles do in their cars?
By myself I enjoy peace and quiet. Don't listen to music hardly at all then in the cars or van