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Does Anyone Have Opinions RE: Castle Chester Spkrs
Mark I or Mark II! $250 difference and difference in performance! New tweeters! 
Better music--classic DAC's or new Channel Islands
Hi there,I was in your delima for a short while, I had the Theta Gen Va and the Micromega DAC (1bit) unit and its warm and enjoyable and expensive as well but, a new well made dac (digital done correctly) will outperform it, I sold my Theta and bo... 
Confused addict: need help with upgrade
Hello there,Your Classe is a fine unit! Krell does have a little more resolution but well more analytical I should say, the Classe is more musical I think in many ways.What you need is to go buy and older full range ribbon like the Apogee Stages! ... 
'newer' Integrated Vs. 'older' Separates
Go for the Classe CAP151!You could get some great deals on older gear like the ARC pre and Power combos for sure! I had all the combos, ARC with Krell, Classe, Gryphon, Tube and ST and all tube and lately I have been learning something!If you dont... 
NHT ST-4. Great deal and sounds funny Help GURUS
Thanks guys and keep it comming!I thought it was kind a brightish and up my face detail!Thanks 
Cambridge Audio A500 vs. Creek 4330mk2 your
I just got mine this week, second system.It killed the award winning Rotel RA920! It killed the Cambridge Audio 65 watter I think. The Creek is, well I had many opinions and finally I could make my own now I think.I should say lean well to a certa... 
1 million dollar speaker made by Kharma
I laughed so hard its not funny, thanks!Ravi 
I'm depressed, my system hurts my ears.Please help
Well I wish I could be there to assist you!You seem to like the softer sound of music. Try other preamps and maybe consider MIT cables eventhought the Kimber is super but MIT might soften it up a little for your taste.Try some tube preamps which m... 
I am looking for a smoothest sounding outboard DAC
Thank you for the inputs, big help!Keep it comming. 
Box speakers that sound like Electrostats?
I had ribbons for the longest time and finally went out of it. Apogee Divas the queen of ribbons. Amazing soundstage and the dispersion level is on its own league. Got out of it after trying to keep it going, the amplifiers monos, tubes for the to... 
Who R U?
Wow, I am so glad to see this reply, so many people and all sound so nice! Greeting from me Ravi who just started getting involved in this forum.I am 35 year old, completed University about 2 years agon and was working at a record store for over 7... 
Sonus Faber EA II being replaced?
My brother owns an EA1 and its superb looking and sound just as good as it looks, but I dont think the Cremona Auditor is far from its fit and finish, I think it looks richer much richer (sleek) ,exotic and for those of you who have not seen it cl...