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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. 
Krell K 300i Vs Hegel 390 Help
The krell also has great drive! 
Poor Customer Service
VTL will tell you to just upgrade to the newest model!  Shameless!!! 
Advent 300
Who did the work on it? Do they have a lot of experience with this receiver? Were you satisfied? 
My Experience With Tekton
@missioncoonery Surely you are joking!  If not, shame on you for sticking to preconceived notions about outcome rather than acknowledging impressions from an actual, thoughtful comparison (performed over multiple days).  I still preferred the aval... 
My Experience With Tekton
I didn’t mean to fuel the highly charged “argument”, just to provide a comparative datapoint. Darn!  Attitude influences credibility! 
My Experience With Tekton
I have seen few accounts of direct comparisons between Tekton‘s and high-end speakers. Maybe that’s what casts doubt on some of the statements. I have spent time comparing the double impact SE to Avalon Eidelon diamonds. I was impressed with the T... 
BEWARE OF FRAUD with this member
Here is an elephant for the room…. In the old days, before PP even existed and we paid by postal money order, bank transfer or checks, agon didn’t try to prevent the buyer and seller from talking. What a concept!  Talking when closing in on a deal...