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Tube integrated amps -- new Value Leaders?
Wilsenton, Cayin, Doge, Muzishare ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Yes you did forget ^^^^^^^^^^Line magnetic^^^^^^^^^^^ I have no issues with any of these impecable manufacturers, All are about equal. I'm a big fan of Cayin, which tend to... 
Push Pull KT vs DHT SET vs DHT PP
Yes Jadis is jadis is musical magic. Thing is Jadis needs the proper tubes and caps,  to bring out all the nunaces locked up in this perfectly designed amplifier. IMHO these Jadis  amp designers really know how to build a  circuit that will be  ... 
Best speakers around $130k?
intend to purchase the Von Schweikert VR9SE Mk II which has many drivers, 4 way crossover per transition with 94db 6 ohm ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ You actually, really , believe VS's spercs, 94db, 6 ohms on the VR9? Bet any money its not over 90 db... 
Push Pull KT vs DHT SET vs DHT PP
of all the quacky things I've said on audiogon over the past 2 decades,,this one here will surely top em all for looniness,,but here goes,,,as i am listening to the 2A3 PP,,,,it occurs to me,  take Papa Useugi very very best design amplifier alon... 
Push Pull KT vs DHT SET vs DHT PP
Kinkless Tetrode". ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Yes am aware Look a Jadis Defy7 w KT90's will sound only nunace different from a 845. a tube = a tube, KT = DHT almost 95%, Its that 5% variation in sonics that I prefer DHT over KT's. Its time for... 
SET Shootout China VS The USA
assuming one’s system sufficiently resolving ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Someone etch this in stone./ The other day I swqaped out the jadis JS2 DAC for the wonderful wounding Shanling 300 cd player (which i use as a disc drive for the Jadis)), and ... 
SET Shootout China VS The USA
someone won a pair of RCA 300B's at $650 when they could have bought LinLai/Psvane's top end tubes. ohh well. Amazing how legends live on and on ,,,and on..... Richard says ,, **allow the 80 yr RCA's to warm up, ,,they will come around..** Not... 
SET Shootout China VS The USA
I believe that Shuguang and Psvane are two seperate entities with their own seperate manufacturing facilities. Psvane initially derived from Shuguang but is today independent ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~   Not buying   Both big manufacture... 
SET Shootout China VS The USA
Must say this thread reafirms my amazement at how one can so easily become profoundly adamant about their position on a subject that is so subjective in nature. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~     WEll as far as Chineswe 2A3’s vs NOS RCA ’s. For the r... 
High Fidelity Sound Speaker
Hey Larry Yes just a  simple 8.2 Mundorf cap,  works perfect. Now folks I ran into one of Richard's friends at his shop yesterday,, Now he hasa  speaker system, Can't say how many drivers he has, its privy, Trust me, its alotttttt of drivers. S... 
High Fidelity Sound Speaker
e actually broke the flange on one of the tweeters with this "method" of mounting ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ No actually as i was leaving Richard's shop, it fell out my hands and onto the entry way,, chiped, No big deal, I only consider sound, looks ... 
High Fidelity Sound Speaker
OK 2nd tweet added today, just uploadeda   vid.  If you prefer a  very intimate, minimalist approach to a  sound stage with your jazz, blues, stay witha  single tweeter, a  single tweet allows more SPL ,  vs a  2nd tweeters superior nuances in ... 
Best speakers around $130k?
tweeter, 2 midwoofers I got that + a  bit of woofer thrown in , got that, UNDER $1k, 30 lbs at most  the new xover types, 200 lbs - 600 lbs each cabinet, not the pair, EACH , a  bit more bass, $100k-$300k. This aint rocket science,  its more  co... 
High Fidelity Sound Speaker
So I figured I'd pay Stereophile's pagea  visit,,, clicked on speakers,, there isa  list of new reviews, all 10 are monoliths, at 200-800 lbs EACH CABINET!!!! Nothing under $100K. Then again nothing over $300K,(hahahaaa). If you guys can't see, ... 
High Fidelity Sound Speaker
Thats all these big boxy high  prced xover speakers really are tweet midwoofer dual woofers. vs my Dual Full Range + dual tweets There is no  midwoofer from Seas, Scanspeak, Accuton, SB Acoustics that is going to out perform a  high end FR in...