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Ortofon 2M Red and Denon 110 Is there a big difference in sound quality??
TO chakster:  I have to agree with mofimadness that AG is not the format to sell your personal audio items. This forum's goal is to provide information, answer and ask questions. about audio products.  
What is considered a "standard" percentage of devaluation per year foor high end speakers?
To willydewoofer  Actually my question is based on a speaker that is 4 years old and still  retails for $3500. The issue in this context is not "sound quality", but determining reasonable devaluation from retail.  I am not going to pay retail. I d... 
What is considered a "standard" percentage of devaluation per year foor high end speakers?
To roberjerman:   DCM Time Windows are/ were a terrific speaker for their time in 80's.  I sold them in mid-to high end store in Pennsylvania. The shape of their cabinet is still being duplicated today by many manufacturers.      
PMC 24 and Canalis Cambria two way floorstanders; What is the advantage to this design?:
TO PS;   Thank you again for the recommendation and advice.One final question, you highly regard the Maggie .7;  however, does the Maggie 1.7i offer more and better performance??  I have the electronics to drive either one.  I listed my system's c... 
PMC 24 and Canalis Cambria two way floorstanders; What is the advantage to this design?:
To ps.  All good points  I think the Sonus Faber Cremona, etc is out of my price range. I did consider the Magnepan..7 which received many very good reviews. However, even though they are a different design with a different sound field than the GE... 
PMC 24 and Canalis Cambria two way floorstanders; What is the advantage to this design?:
To ps.  Thank you for  reminding me of my other threads I have posted concerning buying  new speakers.  I hope you are not indicating you are annoyed, by my several post, though it seems that way to meHaving been on this blog for over 10 years, I ... 
PMC 24 and Canalis Cambria two way floorstanders; What is the advantage to this design?:
twoleftears:  BTW, the Avanti MKII's I mentioned  appeared on e-bay in an auction ad . It expired on Wednesday or Thursday. The same seller ran the ad on AG about two months, but their were no takersI heard the Totem Forests several years ago, and... 
PMC 24 and Canalis Cambria two way floorstanders; What is the advantage to this design?:
Thanks you to the new responders for their commentsTO: TWOLEFTEARS:Max Budget  $2500- $3000. on "used market"The following is the system and room size:Conrad Johnson PV14SL SE  pre-ampBAT VK-200 amp ( 100RMS)Ayre CX7e mp   CD playerGrover Huffman ... 
PMC 24 and Canalis Cambria two way floorstanders; What is the advantage to this design?:
Thank you to those who responded.***********************************************************Without starting a new thread, does it make sense to buy a speaker that is 17 years old versus another that is newer, like issued within 5 years.I ran acro... 
PMC 24 and Canalis Cambria two way floorstanders; What is the advantage to this design?:
 To two left ears:  Thank you for the return comment.To willewonka:  Nobody will deny manufacturers deserve to make a profitHowever, as you mention of that  "insanity... is the way of the world" , then maybe the world needs to changed for the bett... 
PMC 24 and Canalis Cambria two way floorstanders; What is the advantage to this design?:
Thank you to all who have responded so far.To Steve,  You make several good points However, my point about "good value" has little to do with how speakers look or the appearance  of  the cabinet.Sound quality is the most important issue. However, ... 
Revel Performa F-206 versus B&W CM-10S-2 How might they differ in sound quality??
Thank you to all who responded so far. To Erik and Shadorne: I think your comments are right on target about the Revel F206 versus B&W CM10 S-2. I think the difference you indicate touches on the old issue of "euphonic" vs "analytical". The B&... 
Do I have to spend $4000 plus to get a better sounding speaker than GET model 7 ?
To all members:   I checked the other day to see if anyone responded to the "above" questions above  I did not see them, knowing that AG can occasionally not post or miss posting. threadsHowever, to my great surprise, and confirmation of approachi... 
Do I have to spend $4000 plus to get a better sounding speaker than GET model 7 ?
 I am a curious why no member to my knowledge did not recommend any of the Martin Logan speakers for this thread in the $3000-$3500.I have heard a few over the years, the latest being ESL-EM Electro motion model which now retails for $2495.00I hav... 
Do I have to spend $4000 plus to get a better sounding speaker than GET model 7 ?
I am curious why Martin Logan planar speakers have not been recommended by anyone so far.  Does it have to do with its narrow soundstage and somewhat finicky placement problems??Thank you,   S.J.