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Vandie .7 vs Maggie .7
Otto it sounds like you are having big fun along the way, which I find important and then settling down to imersing yourself in THE music afterwards...Funny story circa circa 1983 or so...Scott the owner of Progressive Audio where I worked yelled ... 
Solid state DAC under 12K retail preferably with ethernet
MSB Analog with the upgraded PSUor Aesthetix Pandora Eclipse, tubes but sublime 
Blue sound Node 2 vs Lumin D1
i can tell you that a Vault or Aries Mini feeding a Lampizator Amber II into Vandersteen 2’s will just knock your socks off !people complain about ultra high end $$$$$ but IMO we are living in great times for affordable high endadd a nice integrat... 
Least expensive discrete resistor ladder NOS DAC?
OMG what a cool and esoteric niche oriented world we live in...... 
Help for some friends
either but do give Bluesound a shot 
Vandersteen Treo Speaker Cable Suggestions
coolkeep us in the loopi have a pair of Treo CT on order 
Vandersteen Treo Speaker Cable Suggestions
gritter2coolkeep us in the loopi have a pair of the Treo CT on order in a wild ( well I think it is wild ) Ambrosia Maple veneer - I plan to start off running the LFD cable I spoke of.......your setup thoughts and room tuning exprrience will be va... 
Vandie .7 vs Maggie .7
try a Vandersteen VLR to discover what is missing if you dig LS50... 
Vandie .7 vs Maggie .7
try to get the signaturesVandersteen ran a trade promo recently that may have put some old model 2 into dealers....but IF you can swing the signatures you will find them pretty incredible..... 
Vandie .7 vs Maggie .7
tend to agree with Tom on model 2..... with a strong caveat - imo you need a rock solid amp to control the low end ( which is formidable) on the 2 
Vandie .7 vs Maggie .7
Otto - good for you - thinking it thru...there is a growing cadre of fine dealers who carry both Maggie and Vandyif you can build that false wall it would help for sure.....i am a female vocal junkie myself....the 7’s are singing with some sweet L... 
Vandie .7 vs Maggie .7
Otto - good for you - thinking it thru...there is a growing cadre of fine dealers who carry both Maggie and Vandyif you can build that false wall it would help for sure.....i am a female vocal junkie myself....the 7’s are singing with some sweet L... 
Info needed on ADS L1530 speakers.
to the prrson trying to sell try the ADS Facebook group also....that speaker is thought highly of in those circles.... although maybe not at $1 k 
Rogue Cronus Magnum II, but I have depth constraints..
They run really warmbut they do sound quite lovely...you might try VTL , used might hit your price point 
Vandie .7 vs Maggie .7
Vandersteen, but I am biased having sold them many moons ago and currently have 7’s and Treo on ordermany Vandy dealers will demo the 1 with a NAD, Marantz or other value oriented integrated amp, and it will sound great.the Maggie’s have many virt...