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Cube Audio Nenuphar Single Driver Speaker (10 inch) TQWT Enclosure
So curious about these expensive and exotic single driver speakers. I have a pair of omega alnico towers with matching 10” subs and love them, but have never heard magus or nenuphars. The omegas have a paper hemp cone with whizzed.Anybody heard th... 
Subwoofers down-firing or side-firing? Why?
According to Louis at Omega, he uses down-firing subs for ease of placement. 
Your most indispensable "tweak"?
So I picked up a novum pmr premium resonator on the basis of a recommendation in this thread (and other reviews) and the effect it has in my room is beautiful. Hard to describe, but improves tonality, image density, without any negatives. It's als... 
Your most indispensable "tweak"?
Interesting... nobody has mentioned anything from Stein Music... 
Your most indispensable "tweak"?
@patd33 - essential!  
To Roon or not to Roon
If you use both tidal and qobuz, like I do, then roon is genius. No Spotify, though, which means you can't use it anymore, or at least I don't think so.  
Upgrade DAC recommendation
Check out reviews of holo audio may dac. I'm very happy with mine, but I'm not the only one.  
Thinking about getting a R2R DAC
It just so happens that stereophile has recently highly recommended two r2r DACs, the denadrips terminator and the holo audio may. If you read herb reichert column a few months ago on the may dac, he acknowledged that stereophile had not done r2r ... 
Your most indispensable "tweak"?
Yeah, there's been some good humor vibes in this thread.  
Thinking about getting a R2R DAC
Well, OP, I just went from chord qutest to holo audio may (r2r). It’s a non oversampling dac, although it does oversample too if you want that. Wow, what an upgrade! Slightly less crisp, but warm, smooth, natural, wonderful deep rich soundstage. T... 
Amp matching for Klipsch Forte III
Klipsch Forte IIIs were my first high-end speaker and I played with low-wattage SET amps mostly.  They were so much fun and so revealing!  It seemed I could drive the Forte IIIs with the wattage generated by a lit match!  I noticed pretty quickly,... 
Your most indispensable "tweak"?
So many interesting suggestions!  Thanks all.  And feel free to keep them coming...@highend666 - thanks for the link, although completely impossible in my listening space@stringreen - details of your carbon fiber outlet please?@sjsfiveo - yes, cou... 
Subwoofers down-firing or side-firing? Why?
There are so many variables involved, seems like whether driver faces down or sideways is not the major factor...  
Your most indispensable "tweak"?
@hilde45 Too expensive!     
Your most indispensable "tweak"?
@68pete what did these do for your system?@needfreestuff I finally dialed in my sub to a crossover and gain level that opened things up so much. Not an easy task.