meiatflask

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Worth of current system
Robelvick added two important categories- what my wife thinks I spent and what I could sell it for, with the former making me smile.  All those cables, tweaks and power conditioners are pretty invisible.  my retail is around $22k, having spent abo... 
Any experience with Tube rolling 6922 for Conrad Johnson preamp?
1- dill- at such a low price of $35, the matsushita/national seems like I can’t lose giving it a try, compared to the high price telefunken.  What other tubes have you listened to for comparison, and in which preamp?2- have any of you suggesting t... 
Any experience with Tube rolling 6922 for Conrad Johnson preamp?
The response from Upscale Audio:“As we're not a Conrad Johnson dealer, we just don't have enough information on their units to be able to answer your questions. You would have to contact the manufacturer or a CJ dealer.Best,Thom” 
Any experience with Tube rolling 6922 for Conrad Johnson preamp?
I have an email into Upscale.  I have purchased mullards NOS 12au7s for an amp based upon their recommendation and was very happy.  curious if he recommends the matsushita/national that dill suggested above. 
Magnepan LRS compared to the .7 or the 1.7i ?
OP here.i just ordered a set direct from magnepan, delivery 3-5 weeks.  At that price, I figure I can’t go wrong.  If I love them (or like them a lot) I will then invest in the mye stands, and perhaps the mike Powell upgrade.  If I really love the... 
Magnepan LRS compared to the .7 or the 1.7i ?
Elizabeth- good insight on the backlash.  And I hope my quest is not futile.  
Magnepan LRS compared to the .7 or the 1.7i ?
Lots of good info, but all tangent to the original questionLRS vs .7 vs 1.7ianyone? 
Magnepan LRS compared to the .7 or the 1.7i ?
What is the planar speaker asylum? Can you send a link? 
What was your favorite speaker at Axpona 2019
I avoided the ultra high cost rooms.  I liked the Joseph audio pulsars, and the Devore orangutans.  Both under $10k.  
Bookshelf Recommendations
Proac.  Anything in the tablette family, which sold for less than 2k new, so should be able to find used in the 1k range.   Great imaging.They are one of the smaller of the bookshelves, which makes them easy for stand mounting.  I have owned numer... 
Magnepan and room size, room placement
Found the link.  I’ll message you. 
Magnepan and room size, room placement
Brian- I feel stupid asking, but how do I message you? I can’t seem to find a simple link.  
Magnepan and room size, room placement
I don’t me the carpet or pillows that I am currently using, but is there a simple DIY solution of common items, or easy to buy and make? 
Magnepan and room size, room placement
Nekoaudio-  I was actually wondering about such an approach.  Do you have specific a “wide spectrum acoustic absorption” brand or type in mind, or is there a DIY solution?  I currently use rolled up carpets in the front corners, and overstuffed pi... 
Proac Tablette 10
Did not really form an opinion about brightness, but the fact that I don’t recall suggests that they were not noticeably bright.  But take this response with a grain of salt.As to soundstage depth, size, my anniversaries bested the P3s in my home,...