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post #11 of 32
Wow.

I wish I were an audiophile.
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post #12 of 32
Wow, impressive.
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post #13 of 32
There is so much there I cannot afford.
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post #14 of 32
Quote:
Originally Posted by max302 View Post
Wow.

I wish I were an audiophile.
It's a blessing and a curse. Nothing is ever good enough.
post #15 of 32
Quote:
Originally Posted by Namrac View Post
Nothing is ever good enough.
That's not good enough!
post #16 of 32
Bump for awesomeness.
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post #17 of 32
Quote:
Originally Posted by Aura View Post

^ Everyone just taking a break to listen to Rob's insane Denon Vinyl + B&W speaker rig. It sounded SOOOOO GOOOD . ^
Tell him to get his feet off the furniture!


Looks amazing. I'd love to experience any one of those setups. Aura you are a very lucky man.
post #18 of 32
Quote:
Originally Posted by max302 View Post
Wow.

I wish I were an audiophile.
Same here...

Too bad I cant afford it...
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post #19 of 32
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by wigseryc View Post

Looks amazing. I'd love to experience any one of those setups. Aura you are a very lucky man.
That I am, it was quite an experience.

Yes, it is an expensive hobby. However, audio holds its value so much better than pc's - if you spend $1,000 on a very respectable setup it will maintain that value for years, whereas a video card loses half its value within 6 months.

You don't have to spend thousands to have an audiophile-quality rig. I think this is something that people here on OCN are starting to realize - that it is possible to have something very worthwhile that doesn't break the bank.

We have a dedicated group in this section that is more than willing to help anyone interested in putting something together, so don't be shy .
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post #20 of 32
Did you see Skylab's collection of portable amps?
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