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    Re: Focal Utopia III Scala V2's in the house!

    So glad you are happy Mike. My D400 arrived just before I left for work. I'll start a new thread but, holy cr@p! Love what I hear so far. I'm dying to get home and do more listening.
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    Re: Focal Utopia III Scala V2's in the house!

    I have always lusted after the Scala V2's!
    They look awesome Mike and I am really looking forward to your impressions with the Devialet.
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    Focal Utopia III Scala V2's in the house!

    Quote Originally Posted by Audio 1 View Post
    I have always lusted after the Scala V2's!
    They look awesome Mike and I am really looking forward to your impressions with the Devialet.
    Thank you. The French connection so far, is really something. I've played with the settings on the Scala's for "highs" and "lows", but I'm loving the "normal" setting. So balanced. Musical. Admittedly, I've never seen the measurements on these speakers, but I have to think they measure like champs and I love how easy they are to drive.

    As for the Devialet 400, if someone has the 200, don't even think twice about adding the second one if you can afford it.




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    Quote Originally Posted by Mike View Post
    Admittedly, vac and focal is excellent together, but so is Aesthetix and focal and this Devialet too.
    Congrats, Mike! I loved the big Focals and Vac at the NYAS! Betcha you gonna love your pair, too!


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    Thanks Allen. They are very special. I've always been impressed with the company, their R&D and the fact that they do everything in house.


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    Re: Focal Utopia III Scala V2's in the house!

    Congratulations Mike! I have always loved the Focal sound. Very musical.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mark Jones View Post
    Hey Mike, hopefully you can buy them down there!!! But hockey pucks ($1 each) is cheap smart looking fix to raising the devialet in order to connect spkr wire spades to it.
    I been using hockey pucks for some time. Great cheap insulator.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mike View Post
    Thank you. The French connection so far, is really something. I've played with the settings on the Scala's for "highs" and "lows", but I'm loving the "normal" setting. So balanced. Musical. Admittedly, I've never seen the measurements on these speakers, but I have to think they measure like champs and I love how easy they are to drive.

    As for the Devialet 400, if someone has the 200, don't even think twice about adding the second one if you can afford it.

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    Mike,

    The Scala's are incredible speakers, great to hear how much you're enjoying them. I would love to hear your impressions once they have broken in and you have the SAM settings on the Devialet. Wow, you really elevated your family room system!

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    Re: Focal Utopia III Scala V2's in the house!

    Thanks Ken! I'm hoping SAM is available soon for them.


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    Re: Focal Utopia III Scala V2's in the house!

    Mike Congrats.
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