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Run Roon in an iMac or dedicated Mini
Dbphd, I agree with JJSS49. If your goal is to get better sound then you might want to consider going to a dedicated server.  
KT150 to KT120..or KT120 to KT150
I went from kt120 to kt150. I just liked the sonics a lot more. Everyone has different ears and amps  
Advice needed on power cables, wall warts, conditioning, electrical outlet
I would replace the wall outlet first with a hospital grade outlet because that will likely grip your electrical plug very tightly. The sequence I went was wall outlet then power cord from that outlet to my power conditioner  
Willsenton R8 Tube Whining after swapping tubes
That whining sound is a new one for me. I have no clue why that would happen. When you reach out to the manufacturer or tube supplier and get a solution would you please let us know? Good luck and happy new year  
I have been a devotee of tube amplification for many decades. I have owned the prima Luna Dialogue Integrated for three years and it is the easiest to use and nicest sounding to my ears. I highly recommend this brand. You can spend a lot more mone... 
Townshend Pods - How many do I actually need per component for max effectiveness?
Discuss your equipment and needs with John H at townshend  
Townshend Audio speaker podiums...three ways to install
Looks like you can experiment. Please let us know your findings   Happy New Year Larry  
First tubes in 30 years
Most impressive  
Majority Of Your Listening Is Online Streaming Service, Do You Buy CD's Or Vinyl Any More?
No, I was an early adopter of computer audio and have watched in amazement how it has turned into a viable music delivery system. I got away from vinyl as soon as CDs came out in the mid-80s and I have hundreds in boxes that I never play  
Think ill just go with a lumin
I use my T2 with an integrated amp. The T2 does give you the ability to run direct into an amplifier. The dac in the unit is very good. LUMIN website instructions on the device set up are clear and very easy to use. I have my LUMIN volume control ... 
Newbie Power Amp HELP! (BAT) VK200 Power Amp
It’s a nice amp but long in the tooth. I owned a VK500 many years ago. If you buy, I recommend you consider sending the unit to BAT for a once over.  
Beautiful Music That Reduce You To Tears
Nimrod passage of Elgar’s Enigma Variations  
Contact -enhancer, fuses - NOS 1260 High fidelity audio cables
I may have to try this product. I am most interested in the effect this product might have on my audio tubes. When you guys have applied it to the tube pins did you just do the tips, part of the pin or the entire pin?  
New to hifi... question about Lumin T2 and Roon
That’s nice gear I hope you have lots of fun with it. Use an ethernet cable connection from the LUMIN T2 to your router. Make sure the cable is shielded. Ethernet cable your Nucleus to your router. Leave your LUMIN always on. Do not switch it on... 
Why no love for Apple Music?
I did a trial of Apple Music and could never get resolution above 24/88 and I could actually hear the difference on Qobuz using 24/96 or  higher file playback. On my LUMIN device the Apple Music would not display the artist, resolution and other t...