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Suggestions on a neutral and powerful integrated..
Vitus Audio Reference RI-100? 
Stello ai500 Integrated amplifier?
You are most welcome Scott,I am happy to be able to provide some insight based on my experience.Once being fairly selfish on such finding of hidden treats in the quest for sound, and being involved in this racket for well over two decades brought ... 
Stello ai500 Integrated amplifier?
I was expecting a few responses regarding this topic but I trust most have not been exposed too much with this product line just as me. First impressions are so very ambiguous since we never capture an intimate state unless once becomes accustom t... 
Replacing capacitors for my ARC VS110
Thanks for the suggestions. I will keep this in mind and probably just leave things as it is. 
i am looking to replace my Krell with tube amps,
I went from FPB 600s to ARC.Depending on your budget, there is a wide variety to accommodate your needs and ARC tends to lean towards SS when it comes to bottom end control which is a real nice attribute.I tried the VTL's as well and preferred the... 
Where does your user name come from?
Big design fan of Jason Bloom of Apogee hence my user name... 
Speaker cables for Wilson Sophia 3
I have a very similar system. I called up Wilson and even met up with them during the CES. After trying around 20 speaker cables in a span of over a year back and forth...even one of my favorite speaker cables of all times did NOT work with the So... 
Loud buzz / hum on my Aesthestix Calypso Preamp?
Hmmmm, I will try a few suggestions this weekend and also the suggestion from Aesthestix, told to remote all inputs except the outs to the power amp and see if the hum is still there. I will also check and see if the gain jumpers are fulling locke... 
Loud buzz / hum on my Aesthestix Calypso Preamp?
Please note that there is no sound huming from the preamplifier, its coming through the speakers loud and clear. 
Loud buzz / hum on my Aesthestix Calypso Preamp?
My is plugged into a regenerator by PS Audio. Probably going to try a few things there, never thought about my AC but I am pretty sure it coming from the pre...... but will try that for sure 
How good is the CDT 100 compared to.......
Sorry about that, yes the April Music Stello CDT100 Transport as addressed by Everest Audio 
Digital output or Analog output from Blu Ray playe
I have had mine for the past 2 weeks. I am more of a HIFI guy than a movie buff.I have recommended tons of people to buy the BPD 83 and the SE when they came out years ago and never bought one for me. I broke down and bought the BPD 95 after readi... 
Could Monarchy DIP Combo improve my Logitech Touch
Bombaywalla,Thanks for responds and agreeing that my DAC is good since it is a pretty kick-ass DAC even compared to the once I have tested, ARC DAC8, Ayre USB Dac and a few others to name. I did contact Chord and discussed about the buffering capa... 
Could Monarchy DIP Combo improve my Logitech Touch
Those days when I had good transports, jitter was always an issue and plugging in the DTI by Audio Alchemy then and even the digital lense by Genesis was incredible.I was just curious if the Logitech Touch, a digital format with no moving parts bu... 
dac for squeezebox touch
Musical Fidelity Trivista DAC.2 digital inputs without XLR which suit your Logitech Touch well.