Responses from thomastka

Magnepan or Martin Logan
I own the ML ReQuest's and if you like crystal clear vocals, transparency and enough punch to serve as home theater speakers, they are,in my opinion, among the best speakers regardless of price. I compared them to the CLS-2's and the Monolith's an... 
DVD player with excellent CD quality
Sony 7000: bought it as a DVD player and junked the CD player when I discovered that the sound quality of the 7000 was much better. The 7000 received many components and design elements of the top of the line Sony CD players at the time and I hear... 
Speakers: all-time favorite
Martin Logan ReQuest, very musical, crystal clear vocals and more than enough punch to serve for a 5.1 system