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  • TheOctopus's Avatar
    Today, 01:45 PM
    The end result is harmonious and cohesive, and the music unfolds in a way that gives you more time to listen – more time to unravel the individual strands that form part of the whole." Hi-Fi+ “… the Koetsu endured in delivering boatloads of color...
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  • TheOctopus's Avatar
    Today, 01:21 PM
    That's no different to FIAT currency we call dollars... In fact, your word and Monopoly money may actually be more honest than a government that prints, controls as well as sets policies that ultimately debases the currency through the "hidden tax"...
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  • TheOctopus's Avatar
    Today, 12:38 PM
    Sure, that's why $10,995 will be the price of an "entry level" cartridge in a few more decades. :D
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  • NorthStar's Avatar
    Today, 12:31 PM
    Anyone here can afford this convertible for this summer 2021,and I mean everyone. If you cannot afford it, or you are not interested, or you prefer a Porsche, or for any other reason, you are @ the right place...autophile.
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  • TheOctopus's Avatar
    Today, 11:50 AM
    Perhaps the price may cause a bit of a hesitation given the fragile nature of such devices? :D
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    Today, 11:36 AM
    I was talking about low frequency wavelength in listening rooms as my initial comment. It is one thing to "listen" to a live organ and a totally another issue trying to recreate it in one's listening room. :lol: By the way, I don't know how some...
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  • Mike's Avatar
    Today, 10:52 AM
    Koetsu Onyx Platinum There are quiet trackers and then there is this cartridge. Amazingly quiet. The sound? It’s so musical and engaging. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
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  • TheOctopus's Avatar
    Today, 10:50 AM
    Speaking of Grace Cathedral of San Francisco, quite the appropriate place to unleash the lowest, deepest and most impressive low frequencies and the power of an organ. Its dimensions are Overall, Grace Cathedral is 329 ft (100 m) long, 162 ft...
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  • Mike's Avatar
    Today, 10:24 AM
    Mike replied to a thread Rega P10 in Turntables
    We have the P6 and P8. I think we need a P10. Great turntables. So alive and dynamic. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
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    Today, 10:16 AM
    If someone is curious as to how headphones can produce better bass than a main system ;) How Do Headphones Produce Bass Frequencies? | zZounds Music Blog It is not without our physiological trickery built into us... "Your eardrums themselves...
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  • TheOctopus's Avatar
    Today, 10:06 AM
    Not the topic of this thread but it is a half-wave that is needed to reproduce low frequencies accurately. Length of Sound Waves & Wavelengths In Our Rooms – Acoustic Fields Wilson Audiophile recordings are available on Qobuz. I have 19 of them...
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  • joeinid's Avatar
    Today, 06:20 AM
    I love the way she sings and I think she’s adorable.
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  • NorthStar's Avatar
    Yesterday, 11:37 PM
    Wow; the various shades of blue from the mountains in the background...magic depth/pastel perspective. Looks more like the wings of an eagle rising to me. :cool:
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  • Puma Cat's Avatar
    Yesterday, 03:33 PM
    Hi Craig, You raise some relevant points. Certainly we have chokes, coils, and inductors in our various components, notably choke filters in the power supplies of various amps, etc., and certainly, the inductors in crossovers in speakers. But,...
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  • TheOctopus's Avatar
    Yesterday, 03:19 PM
    Pretty sure a 10Hz wave is 112 ft so one needs a room of at least the size of a half-length or 56 ft long to reproduce 10Hz if the rest of the system is up to it. That kind of performance is really reserved for live music.
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  • Puma Cat's Avatar
    Yesterday, 03:18 PM
    Puma Cat replied to a thread Rega P10 in Turntables
    Ha! My first decent table was Rega Planar 3, too. I had an SME III on it, with a Grace F9 Ruby. Sounded wonderful back in the day. I wouldn't draw any inferences about the Apheta 3 based on Apheta 2 or Ania experiences. The Apheta 3 is...
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    Yesterday, 03:04 PM
    Supra Cat 8 is pretty good, the best of the "generic" Ethernet cables I've tried. Certainly better than Belden Cat 6a (gack!). If you have the budget, though, Shunyata Venom Ethernet, at $380/1.5M, smokes virtually everything I tested it...
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    Yesterday, 02:43 PM
    I bought a Hurricane brand new from Audioquest 4 months ago and it’s black. I think the blue gray was it original color a few years ago and then they changed the color to black but the performance remains the same.
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  • TheOctopus's Avatar
    Yesterday, 02:01 PM
    Besides the usual suspects like Pavarotti, Bocelli, I think it was this performance that truly moved me on Ave Maria. Andre Rieu concert from a few years ago. André Rieu & Mirusia - Ave Maria - YouTube
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  • joeinid's Avatar
    Yesterday, 01:34 PM
    Came out great Morgan! She’s very talented.
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  • TheOctopus's Avatar
    Yesterday, 12:54 PM
    Ave Maria (Schubert) Anastasiya Petryshak, violin Orchestra Cantelli Franz Schubert Ave Maria Milan, Basilica sant'Ambrogio - 18 December 2015
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  • joeinid's Avatar
    Yesterday, 09:54 AM
    Mythbusting Tidal’s MQA Format – How Does It Measure Up? | Hackaday
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  • NorthStar's Avatar
    Yesterday, 12:36 AM
    Pulse-Code Modulation ... 16-Bit/44.1kHz
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  • Mike's Avatar
    April 20, 2021, 09:50 PM
    Mike replied to a thread MAGICO M9’s in Magico
    Apparently the CH video floating around is a fake video!! Can’t wait to hear these in person. The specs, the design is just mind blowing and total state of the art. 1000 pounds of sheer amazement! Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
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  • Puma Cat's Avatar
    April 20, 2021, 06:15 PM
    Puma Cat replied to a thread Rega P10 in Turntables
    Yeah, the $6695 Rega P10 has given my approx. $15K Michell Gyro SE MkII/SME V/Koetsu Urushi Vermilion set-up a really hard run for the money. Honestly, if I had to pick one, I wouldn't think twice about it, I would just get the Rega P10, and...
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  • Puma Cat's Avatar
    April 20, 2021, 06:10 PM
    Puma Cat replied to a thread Rega P10 in Turntables
    Boy, you can say that again.
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  • Mike's Avatar
    April 20, 2021, 05:51 PM
    Mike replied to a thread Rega P10 in Turntables
    We have the P6 and P8 in the store and love them. The P8 had me sit back and say “wow!” So dynamic and musical for such a modest price point. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
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  • Puma Cat's Avatar
    April 20, 2021, 02:41 PM
    Puma Cat replied to a thread Rega P10 in Turntables
    Yep, Ian, I am doing this same calculation right now with my selling my Michell Gyro SE, SME V, and Koetsu Urushi Vermilion as to whether I can buy the review unit of the P10.
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  • Mike's Avatar
    April 20, 2021, 02:03 PM
    Mike replied to a thread Magico A5’s Arrive!!!! in Magico
    Yes sir. Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
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  • Puma Cat's Avatar
    April 20, 2021, 01:58 PM
    Puma Cat replied to a thread Rega P10 in Turntables
    Get the Rega P8. Or, better yet, get the P10. My review of the P10 is coming out next month in TAS, I'm told.
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  • still-one's Avatar
    April 20, 2021, 11:27 AM
    I had a M-80 for many years along with matching tuner and pre-amp. Here is a photo of the unit.
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  • TheOctopus's Avatar
    April 20, 2021, 10:13 AM
    What a great morning listen. :audiophile: "By 1967, bossa nova had become quite popular within jazz and traditional pop audiences, yet Frank Sinatra hadn't attempted any Brazil-influenced material. Sinatra decided to record a full-fledged bossa...
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  • joeinid's Avatar
    April 20, 2021, 08:17 AM
    Yamaha M 80 Power Amplifier Amplifiers user reviews : 4.7 out of 5 - 5 reviews - audioreview.com
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  • joeinid's Avatar
    April 20, 2021, 07:46 AM
    joeinid replied to a thread Rega P10 in Turntables
    Welcome to the forum IanMac, thank you for joining.
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  • joeinid's Avatar
    April 20, 2021, 07:44 AM
    I’ve always been a fan of Yamaha. I’m unfortunately not familiar with that one. Congratulations on the new to you M-80.
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  • NorthStar's Avatar
    April 19, 2021, 08:02 PM
    Yes, tell us if you notice a difference in dynamics and clarity, bass punchier and tighter.
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  • johnthomas's Avatar
    April 19, 2021, 04:06 PM
    Dylan, I’m glad the Gaia’s worked out for you. Not only do they enhance the sound they look way better than the spikes.
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  • NorthStar's Avatar
    April 19, 2021, 02:28 PM
    NorthStar replied to a thread HDMI Cables in Video
    Best HDMI cables for 4K and HD TVs | TechRadar They'll do the job (read data transfer unadulterated...audio/video) and they cost less than couple loaves of bread, or couple bricks of butter on sale, or the tax on couple 4K Blu-ray movies.
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  • NorthStar's Avatar
    April 19, 2021, 12:39 PM
    And electrified ...
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  • joeinid's Avatar
    April 19, 2021, 08:10 AM
    Welcome to the forum!
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  • NorthStar's Avatar
    April 19, 2021, 12:59 AM
    Bi-amping vs Bi-wiring: What's the Difference and is it Audible? | Audioholics
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  • NorthStar's Avatar
    April 18, 2021, 10:43 PM
    I don't know if it's going to happen or not, ...feels more like not. Canadian Grand Prix remains on F1 schedule for time being, despite report
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  • NorthStar's Avatar
    April 18, 2021, 10:34 PM
    No taker, no problemo, let's up the ante a notch ...
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  • Mike's Avatar
    April 18, 2021, 09:46 PM
    Thank you. I consider the D-08u very very “vinyl like”/analog, even more so than the new D-10x, which is excellent in its own right and offers some advantages over the D-08u. However, the D-08u via USB didn’t shine as much as the D-08u with...
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    April 18, 2021, 08:56 PM
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  • Mike's Avatar
    April 18, 2021, 06:25 PM
    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
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    April 18, 2021, 05:05 PM
    Using Miyajima Zero Mono Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk Pro
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  • MDP's Avatar
    April 18, 2021, 03:30 PM
    Congrats!! Waiting for my Diablo 300 :celebrate008_2:
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  • TheOctopus's Avatar
    April 18, 2021, 10:51 AM
    Romantic couple and a beautiful composition. :cool: Salut d'Amour, E. Elgar - Anastasiya Petryshak - YouTube Salut d'Amour (Liebesgruß), Op. 12, is a musical work composed by Edward Elgar in 1888, originally written for violin and piano. ...
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  • Puma Cat's Avatar
    April 18, 2021, 12:13 AM
    Puma Cat replied to a thread Preamp for Dag in Pre-Amps
    Get a First Sound Presence Deluxe MkIII-Si with Paramount Special Edition upgrades. Has dual external mono power supplies and a copper-clad enclosure for the central control unit. Dual mono throughout. You could cut the central control unit into two...
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