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mnmnnn, just finished setting up my new cd player, amp, speaker stands and hi-fi stand. Now just need to chuck my turntable over there and I'm done. It sounds NICE
    
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Some people.... It's odd - I talked with him on occasion elsewhere and he seemed like a level headed guy. Suppose not.
I may not have the whole story. I've also heard here and there that he was hospitalized for a bit.

So, in retrospect, who really knows?

I just heard from the Purity Audio folks that he dropped off the grid with the amp in tow. Therefore, no more review chance ...

Had I the spare coin, I'd just buy on to check out ... but currently short four hundred bills or so.

    
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Sorry Joel :/. If you plan on looking elsewhere, I would consider the Eddie Current SS as well. Just keep reading positive things about it everytime it is mentioned.

Oh, I didn't get the Parasound. But the 1100 is the model that I'll be looking to grab in the coming months, hopefully to somewhat-permanently round out my rig. I'm reaching the end of my SE dynamic days I fear, at least in terms of buying.
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I may not have the whole story. I've also heard here and there that he was hospitalized for a bit.

So, in retrospect, who really knows?

I just heard from the Purity Audio folks that he dropped off the grid with the amp in tow. Therefore, no more review chance ...

Had I the spare coin, I'd just buy on to check out ... but currently short four hundred bills or so.

Seems pretty coincidental that when the amp arrives he goes missing. Being hospitalized is just the cover so people feel guilty making accusations.

I'd give him the benefit of the doubt, but it always sucks when people pull moves like that.
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Seems pretty coincidental that when the amp arrives he goes missing. Being hospitalized is just the cover so people feel guilty making accusations.

I'd give him the benefit of the doubt, but it always sucks when people pull moves like that.
was he a cool guy? like, was he known in the community? that sucks if so :[
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was he a cool guy? like, was he known in the community? that sucks if so :[
Eh, sort of. He tried to make the move over to Head Case and got hammered by the usual suspects for something he said, but that is nothing out of the norm.

Head-Fi's biggest loss recently has been ASR. That guy knows his stuff.
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Here are pic's of my new setup:

Cambridge audio azur 540A CD player, Cambridge audio 640C amp are the new purchases.

I need an extension cable for my headphones

Just some CD's and DVDs

I also need to move my turntable and set that up, but I'll do that some other time
    
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It looks excellent Niko - Cambridge is good stuff.

Enjoy the new rig!
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