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Upgrade Bluesound DAC or go to Aurrender?
I am confused. I thought that the node 2i takes a direct AC input. The S booster is a DC power supply. Please explain.   
Suggestion between benchmark Ahb2, Bob carver crimson 275 and rogue atlas magnum 2 amos
I used the benchmark with the KEFs but preferred an Ayre K5xe  
Any love for newer Krell amps?
The new Krell integrated is excellent.  
Anyone Made Any Really Good Copies From Vinyl To CD Or Files Using An A-To-D Converter?
I started with the benchmark converter, but then moved to the Ayre converter, which made a nicer polity recording. The Ayre converter is really excellent.  
How to access your “followed” discussions?
Yeah - I just checked on my cell phone, and while this works on a computer, there is no way to easily access following on a cell phone.  
How to access your “followed” discussions?
@admin. I don’t know how to get to that place on a phone.  More advise please?  
If you stream music from the internet, I can't recommend this more highly
@hiphiphan I don't believe that the optical rendu comes with an optical converter for the sending side.  I think you can buy one from Sonore (e.g. optical module for $300), but I am hoping to get the same result with something like a TP Link and a... 
Questions about Ethernet Cabling
@sns1 - That might work, but I am having trouble interpreting specs.  The recommendations for the optical rendu state that the unit should be Gigabit: a. 1000base-SX (10/100/1000 base units are not supported only use 1000 base) b. Interface: LC c... 
Questions about Ethernet Cabling
I will share that with my DirectStream DAC + Bridge 2, going from an all copper ethernet connection directly to my router to going with TP Link optical converters on both sides and a long optical run, including using linear power supplies for the ... 
If you stream music from the internet, I can't recommend this more highly
I will say that with my DirectStream DAC + Bridge 2, going from an all copper ethernet connection directly to my router to going with TP Link optical converters on both sides and a long optical run, including using linear power supplies for the op... 
What is the best USB cable under $500 for a natural presentation and good detail ?
Is there an optimal length for a USB cable?  
JL Audio CR-1 Crossover
I have been curious whether the CR-1 reduces any transparency in the signal to the mains.   
May as well call this...
Pictures are great for dicussing sound room layouts and such. I would also like the ability to add likes (and dislikes) to posts!  
Contact Dennis Had?
Can anyone recommend technical folks who would be good at modifying a Cary SLP-50a preamp? 
VTL repair success
Definitely not a fan of VTL service, and if I needed service I would try to find another source. And I would never buy from them again, because of that.