mrtennis

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Coping in an Age of Uncertainty
it's easy:try to decisde which sounds better to you.listen to a dual layer disc on several sacd/universal players and see which sounds better.suppose after listening to e.g., 10 sacd players with a variety of discs, you prefer the sacd.the next st... 
i want a dull, caramel colored cd player any ideas
hi tubemiser:i am considering a granite audio 657, a unison unico and someone suggested a jolida.i'm beginning to realize that the best i can get, is a cd player that is balanced, without any undue emphasis upon any part of the frequency spectrum.... 
is there a current production 20 bit cd player ?
thank you tvad.i just found another which i am going to investigate.it is the granite audio 657 with tube output stage.thanks again for not putting me in the troll club.for thos who may be interested, my system consists of the following:quad 63s, ... 
is there a current production 20 bit cd player ?
hi jond:lets have a brief discusssion of what good sound is.good sound is anything anyone says it is. it is a matter of opinion, even if it doesn't agree with yours.if you like 24 bits and upsampling because of transparency, detail, neutrality or ... 
i want a dull, caramel colored cd player any ideas
thank you again mr. z for a thorough explanation.ket me see if i understand the issue you raise.i have indicated a desire to achieve a sonic presentation which lacks credibility with some individuals. i am allegedly desiring to attain the worst so... 
i'm looking for a dull 12ax7 and 12au7, ideas?
hi jdombrow:are you a clone of mr z. ?you assume without talking to me first.i would appreciate if you avoid personal attacks. were you offended by what i said ?let's talk like human beings. even if its via e mail or the telephone ?? 
i want a dull, caramel colored cd player any ideas
thank you mr z. for yor analysis.you assume on the basis of my original post that i wasn't serious and therefore insincere and waisting peoples time. when you assume... you know the rest.in the future it would be wise not to assume anything. it is... 
i want a dull, caramel colored cd player any ideas
hi jea48:i have tried ferrite beads, they do more harm than good. i am 64 years old. i have an all tube system with quad 63 speakers.my preference runs toward a vvary dark and veiled sound. that is my taste.i am really surprised so many people are... 
i want a dull, caramel colored cd player any ideas
gentlemen:what right does anyone have to question my sincerity ?it is your opinion that i want the worst sound. perhaps, you are listening to the worst sound, and i want the best sound. it's all a matter of opinion.i'm sorry you are all taking it ... 
i want a dull, caramel colored cd player any ideas
you guys need a therapist. you are almost as bad as some manufacturers with big egos.i'm not sam tellig and i'm sorry if i offended anyone. 
i want a dull, caramel colored cd player any ideas
another thought:i suspect i have annuciated a position with which no audiophile would agree.if so, let people suggest that i turn in my audiophile society membership card and be barred from purchasing so called "high end" equipment. 
i want a dull, caramel colored cd player any ideas
to zaikesman:what evidence do you have that i am insincere ?you have a right to prefer your stereo system to sound anyway you want.why don't i have that right too ?is there anything i said which sounds like i don't mean what i say ??have i offende... 
Can anyone recommend a smooth, rich CD player?
there is only one warm and rich cd player ever made, namely the cal tempest.