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The first review on the Linear tube Audio MicroZOTL preamplifier has gone up
Hey supabayes,The Pass Labs HPA1, used as a preamplifier, is a terrific performing linestage.  I wrote a review on it and found that it surpassed the performance in my system of the Pass Labs three box reference preamp for so much less money.  Wha... 
The first review on the Linear tube Audio MicroZOTL preamplifier has gone up
Hi kw6,The MicroZOTL is not just a % change, but qualitatively does everything better then its less expensive sibling. If you read the review it will give you the details why this preamplifier takes the performance across the board of the MZ2 to a... 
The new magnificent Linear Tube Audio MicroZOTL Preamplifier
Hello everybody,My review on the LTA MicroZOTL preamplifier was posted on hometheaterreview.com today.  He gives all the details of way I gave it five stars, the highest possible rating, and purchased it as my new reference linestage.  Hope you en... 
JAY'S Audio CDT-3-MK2 or PS Audio DirectStream Memory Player
Hello aolmrd1241,The Jay's transport does three things better in my system then the PS Audio: 1) It soundstages with a more accurate sense of space and layering in that space.  2) The individual images are more 3D with air around them.  3) There i... 
C.E.C TL2 replacement
Hey Mark,I have the CEC -TL3N, put it in my smaller system, and the Jay's transport replaced in the large reference system.  I have owned the Jay's piece for around 4 months and my opinion of it has not changed at all.  It's amazing that this much... 
JAY'S Audio CDT-3-MK2 or PS Audio DirectStream Memory Player
I have and the Jay's Audio CDT2 MK2 out performs the PS Audio. 
C.E.C TL2 replacement
Look at the thread on the Jay's Audio CDT-2 MK2 transport.  I replaced as my reference a CEC with this piece. 
If you still spin CD's their is a reference level Transport for reasonable money
Hey Celander,Yes, you will have to put batteries in your remote, they don't ship with them.  I only use the BNC out which does not reverse channels, so I can't address the issue with the RCA out.  Have fun and share what you think of its performan... 
Canary DAC KD-2000 any feedback
Hello hughp3,I wrote a review on this DAC for hometheaterreview.com awhile back.  It's a terrific sounding piece.  Go to the website and go into the archived reviews if you want the details about it's performance.Hope this helps. 
Preview: CODA Technologies new generation number#8 Stereo Amplifier
Hey guys,The number#8 is not listed on Coda's website because it is a brand new model.  Just call or Email Doug for all the details.The speakers that is driving are Tekton Design Ulfberht speakers.Audioman58 your friend could not have purchased th... 
The new magnificent Linear Tube Audio MicroZOTL Preamplifier
Hey jriggy,Great question.  When I wrote my professional review on the Tekton Design Double Impact Speakers I used the term "aliveness" to try to convey that this speaker presented the music with the kick/pop of live music.  Yes, I could use more ... 
If you still spin CD's their is a reference level Transport for reasonable money
Hey Thomas,The answer to your question is yes. 
If you still spin CD's their is a reference level Transport for reasonable money
Hey k4rstar,I have three reviews in-line to write, so the review on this transport won't be done for awhile.  If you want more information, please send me an Email through the GON and I'll be happy to discuss the details. 
If you still spin CD's their is a reference level Transport for reasonable money
Hey wig,Are you close to sharing what you think of the Jay's Audio transport's sonic performance?  A few listeners, last week, were quite impressed in the improvements they heard in my reference system over the CEC double belt transport.  Everyone... 
A DAC that crushes price vs. performance ratio
I had received last week an Email from a GON member regarding his experience with the LAB 12 DAC.  His experience of it was, " I've tried 4 DACS in the past 2 months and the LAB 12 is definitely my favorite." I asked him if he would be willing to ...