pawlowski6132

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Thanx for all the great replies. I'm beginning to get the picture on what some of the most popular brands are.Also, I may do a little research after all because there are a few brands I haven't heard of yet! 
Fan on Amp Unbeatable
FWIW, I just opened the top to see if I cold easily disconnect the fan. Amp is now for sale on Audiogon. 
Sting, "Live at the Bataclan"
It does sound pretty good. I'm really happy with it. Was listening to it the other day and just started wondering. Thanx for your help. 
Fan on Amp Unbeatable
Anyone wanna buy a noisy Marantz 500? 
Fan on Amp Unbeatable
Hmm will try some type of nose muffler first. Need to be careful of not allowing airflow. Any other solution involving opening the case will have to be done by my tech. $$$$. :<( 
MP3 CD turntable
Check eBay 
Bought some `Vintage Gear`
Wow @noromance. I think you're bordering on antique.;^)What make/model of amps and speakers are you running? 
Bought some `Vintage Gear`
@kosst_amojan┬áThe Marantz 500 had all four power capacitors replaced and the fan repaired. The VU meters aren't working (and glass/plastic is cracked) but, no impact to function.The Marantz 3300 preamp could use a good cleaning. Pots, knobs and sl... 
Bought some `Vintage Gear`
FWIW, I hooked up my KEF LS50 and REL sub to to direct comparison using the Marantz 500 AMP and Marantz 3300 Preamp combo. I liked the bass from that system better and it actually sounded pretty damn close in terms of which I liked better. However... 
Bought some `Vintage Gear`
I've seen this a few times on this thread; describing sound as "Warm" or "Tubey" or "Vintage". Is that just a euphemism for rolled of highs and bloated bass?;^)@fasteddie99, i'll contact you separately. 
Bought some `Vintage Gear`
Roberjerman...do tell... Would like to read your experiences. 
Bought some `Vintage Gear`
Yeah, prolly won't hold on to this long though. Just wanted the amp to audition some Magnepans in house but had to take speakers and preamp too.If Maggie's don't work, might sell amp too. 
Bought some `Vintage Gear`
https://photos.app.goo.gl/r597qLHv7ho2pzhZ8 
Bought some `Vintage Gear`
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Looking for a technical explanation...
Not biplane, "by playing"